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  • Community Prayer

    United Presbyterian Church will host the monthly One Voice Community Prayer Gathering at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the church, 209 N. Second Ave. E. in Newton ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 10:17 am
  • ‘The Redemption of Scrooge’

    To celebrate the Christmas season, St. Luke United Methodist Church is holding a six part series based on the book “The Redemption of Scrooge.”
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 11:14 am
  • Christmas cookie and candy sale Dec. 10

    St Luke United Methodist Church is once again holding its annual Christmas Cookie and Candy Sale starting at 9 a.m. on Dec. 10 at the church, 501 E. 1 ...
    Dec. 6, 2016 - 10:21 am
  • Angel Tree program

    The Newton Church of the Way is sponsoring children in Jasper County through the Angel Tree program. The program is through Prison Fellowship and for ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 10:17 am
  • Winter Mass

    Sacred Heart Catholic Church will begin its winter Mass schedule this weekend.The Saturday evening M ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 10:17 am
  • Newton Police Department to host Coffee with a Cop Dec. 10

    Coffee with a Cop program offers opportunity to meet officers and discuss community issues. The next ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 10:15 am
  • Jasper County i-SERV in need of volunteers

    Jasper County is in need of volunteers to sign up with the Iowa Statewide Emergency Registry of Volunteers (i-SERV). The Iowa Department of Public Hea ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 10:14 am
  • Newbotics in competition

    Newbotics, Newton High School’s robotics team, competed at a league meet on Nov. 19 in Marshaltown From the left, in front of an adult field inspector ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 10:43 am
  • Photo: Christmas Open House

    The Skiff Gift Shop will be holding its annual Christmas Open House from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday at the hospital. Many items will be 25 percent off. R ...
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 10:31 am
  • Newton Pacesetters head to state competition Friday

    The Newton Pacesetters will be competing at the Iowa State Dance/Drill Team Competition on Friday at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines.
    Nov. 30, 2016 - 10:46 am
  • Bakken pipeline 100 percent in the ground in Iowa

    Dakota Access, LLC is reporting primary construction of the 343-mile Iowa stretch of the Bakken pipeline is complete, in the ground and covered, accor ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 11:50 am
  • City lays out future goals in action plan

    With many projects underway and new ideas coming for the future of Newton, a new updated action plan was in store for the city. The 2017-2019 Action P ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 11:40 am
  • Airport’s aging taxiway set to be replaced

    To make way for a proposed parallel taxiway at the Newton Municipal Airport, existing underground fuel tanks will be removed from the construction are ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 11:43 am
  • NCSD discusses special ed costs, procedures

    There were few action items on the agenda for Monday’s Newton Community School District Board of Education meeting, but one of the discussion items to ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 11:40 am
  • Swine antibiotic requirement to change

    New U.S. Food and Drug Administration swine requirements to be put into effect Jan. 1 will increase veterinary oversight on certain antibiotic treatme ...
    Nov. 29, 2016 - 11:43 am