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  • Marble Club event Saturday at community building

    The Iowa Marble Club will host a mini marble show and marble ID day on from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Prairie City Community Building, 508 S. State ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 12:32 pm
  • Bond committee enthused after Berg tour

    Based on reports given Monday night about the recent meetings of Newton Community School District’s bond committee, things seem to be rolling in a pos ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 11:15 am
  • Public Health, Veterans Affairs garner new county hires

    Two new employees were approved for hire by the Jasper County Board of Supervisors Tuesday.Rebecca P ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 11:16 am
  • Branson entertainer coming to Newton’s Cowboy Church

    Well known Silver Dollar City performer Danny Eakin is set to bring his “songtellin’” to a free concert at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Bar None Cowboy Chur ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 11:19 am
  • Dramatic rehearsal

    Berg Middle Schools are spending many hours this week in dress rehearsals for “Adventures of a Comic Book Hero.” The comedy is the BMS spring producti ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 11:18 am
  • Community partners to promote Newton at Des Moines Home & Garden show

    Five community partner groups have collaborated for display space at the annual Des Moines Home & Garden Show Thursday through Sunday.
    UPDATED: Feb. 12, 2016 - 11:50 am
  • Community rallies for new K-9 unit

    All About Smokey Smokey is the K-9 unit that will be introduced to the Newton Police Department and ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 1:53 pm
  • Congregational UCC to host three-part film series

    Congregational United Church of Christ will host a three-part film series, viewing and discussing A Path Appears: Transforming Lives, Creating Opportu ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 10:57 am
  • Holy Trinity offers Ash Wednesday Service

    Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, of Newton, and St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church, of Sully, will host a traditional Ash Wednesday worship at 5:30 p.m. Wednes ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 10:59 am
  • Bible League Salad Luncheon set for Feb. 22

    First Reformed Church will host its Bible League Salad Luncheon for Bible League Volunteers at noon Feb. 22 at the church in Pella.
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 10:56 am
  • Colfax’s Christian Church to host Lenten services

    Howard Street Christian Church in Colfax will be hosting six weeks of Lenten services. Each service ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 10:56 am
  • Immanuel Baptist Church to host The Truth Project

    Immanuel Baptist Church will host a 13-week Bible experience The Truth Project at the church, 1300 N. Fourth Ave. E. in Newton.
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 10:59 am
  • An important winter safety message from Black Hills Energy

    Snow and ice buildup on your natural gas meter can create a safety hazard and even cut off the flow of natural gas to your heating equipment and other ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 10:54 am
  • After Prom organizes pop can drive Saturday

    The After Prom committee is sponsoring a pop can drive from 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the Newton High School, in front of the cardinal statue. Cans and ...
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 11:35 am
  • Newton Waterworks audit released

    Nolte, Cornman & Johnson, P.C. Certified Public Accountants released an audit report on the Newton Municipal Waterworks in Newton.
    Feb. 10, 2016 - 10:53 am