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  • UAW retirees donate to food pantry

    UAW 997 Retiree Committee Vice President Steve Hartz (left) and Treasurer Carmen Vander Leest make a donation to the Salvation Army food pantry at thi ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 11:56 am
  • Primetime Fellowship hosts lunch, wildlife tour event

    Primetime Fellowship will host their regular lunch gathering Oct. 30 at Georgioz, 12 E. Front St. in Colfax. Following the luncheon, a tour of the Nea ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 11:19 am
  • First UMC hosts seminar for bereaved Nov. 2

    First United Methodist Church will host a seminar for the bereaved called Grief and the Holiday from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Nov. 2, at the church, 210 N. ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 11:49 am
  • State Episcopal convention to occur this weekend

    The St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church invites members to the 162nd Convention of the Episcopal Diocese of Iowa Friday and Saturday at the Downtown Des Mo ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 11:48 am
  • Holy Trinity hosts dinner fundraiser Saturday

    The Holy Trinity Lutheran Church will host its annual harvest dinner from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Saturday at the church, 14009 S. Eighth Ave. E. in Newton.
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 11:49 am
  • Pleasant Hill UMC hosts Punches Family

    The Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church will host a time of gospel music with the Punches Family at 7 p.m. Oct. 29 at 151 60th Ave. in rural Prairie ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 11:17 am
  • Renew registration for ATVs, ORVs

    Current registrations on ATVs, ORMs, ORVs and snowmobiles expire Dec. 31. Bring or send your current registration when renewing.  
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • JJ Express and guests at Newton High School

    JJ Express is Johnny “Juke” Mattingly, of Newton, and Jimmy “Sticks” Robinson, the founding members will perform with a home base at 7 p.m. Thursday a ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 5:11 pm
  • Events

    • Alcoholics Anonymous Beginners support group will meet at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Newton. 
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 11:07 am
  • LiHEAP applications accepted Nov. 3

    Applications will be taken starting Nov. 3 for the 2014-15 Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program.
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • Grab your gals, Ladies Night Out is Thursday

    Ladies, gather your friends Thursday and head to the DMACC Conference Center for the fifth annual Ladies Night Out.
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 11:04 am
  • Two properties sold from D&D program

    Two lots that were a part of the D&D program were sold at the Monday City Council meeting. One offer was submitted for the lot at 315 E. 15th St. N.; ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 11:02 am
  • Local 4-H members turn community project into full-time cause

    This summer, 13-year-old Beula Lee earned a red ribbon at the Iowa State Fair for her 4-H community service project. Lee’s project was turning used pi ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • Conservation office hosting ‘Frozen’ Halloween hike

    Friday will be the 10th annual Jasper County Conservation Office Halloween Hike and this year’s event just got even cooler.
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 12:36 pm
  • Newton police officer honored

    Lieutenant Patrick Richardson of the Newton Police Department posthumously received the Iowa Law Enforcement Purple Heart Award Wednesday at the inaug ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 10:47 am
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