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  • Hummel family reunion Sunday

    The Hummel family reunion will be at noon Sunday at the Maytag Park  west shelter house in Newton. A ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • Ike's Family Fun Day set for Saturday

    The Izaak Walton League will host Ike’s Family Fun Day from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the league.
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • Academic Achievement

    Morningside CollegeDiane Volkman of Kellogg received her master of arts in teaching degree from Morn ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 11:04 am
  • Blood drives scheduled in September

    Several blood drives are planned in the area during September.• The Newton Community Blood Drive wil ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • Iowa DNR says pheasant population is high

    DES MOINES (AP) — Iowa wildlife officials say the pheasant population is high ahead of hunting season.
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 11:04 am
  • Community Heights hosts film viewing

    Community Heights Alliance Church will host a viewing of the film “God’s Not Dead” at 8 p.m. Saturday at the church, 2500 S. 13th Ave. E. in Newton.
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Kellogg UMC hosts free pizza supper

    The Kellogg United Methodist Church will host a free pizza supper at 6 p.m. Saturday at the church, 417 Second St. in Kellogg.
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Conerstone hosts free concert Saturday

    Cornerstone Bible Fellowship will host The Bontrager Family Singers at 6 p.m. Saturday at the church, 1000 E. 12th St. S. in Newton.
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • UCC hosts film viewing tonight

    The Newton Congregational United Church of Christ will host a film viewing and discussion the film “God Loves Uganda” from 7:15 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 10:57 am
  • PCM loses at Carlisle

    CARLISLE — The Prairie City-Monroe volleyball team lost a tight, five-set match on the road to Carlisle Tuesday night (25-17, 25-14, 23-25, 21-25, 19- ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 10:55 am
  • Local businesses say 'Thanks with Franks'

    The Young Professionals of Jasper County are once again working with local businesses to say “Thanks with Franks.”
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 12:15 pm
  • Local Farm Bureau agency looking to recruit youth

    According to the 2012 U.S. Ag Census, the average age of a Jasper County farmer is 57.Jasper County’ ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 12:15 pm
  • Bowlful of Blues

    Recent rainy weather gave way to only partly cloudy skies for the South Skunk Blues Society’s 22nd annual Bowlful of Blues on Saturday at Maytag Park. ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 12:09 pm
  • Noble Automotive helps to raise $5,000 for Newton Senior High School

    Newton Senior High School students and families participated in a Dodge Booster Club fundraiser on Aug. 4 and raised $5,000. During the fundraiser, he ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 12:00 pm
  • JCCA ready to launch new season

    After a successful run last season, the Jasper County Concert Association is ready to launch its 2014-2015 season and it’s rewarding concert goers by ...
    Sept. 2, 2014 - 12:01 pm
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