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  • Several events relating to Jasper County's veterans set to take place

    The Jasper County Veteran’s Affairs Office wants to make the community aware of several events taking place to aid and support veterans.
    April 10, 2014 - 11:22 am
  • PEO to meet

    PEO Chapter AO will meet at 5:15 p.m., Tuesday at McCann Center for its meeting followed by the combined chapters dinner at 6:30 p.m.
    April 10, 2014 - 11:21 am
  • Iowa Job Honors Awards dreams of new kind of hero

    The Iowa Job Honor Awards is the dream of Shenandoah native Kyle Horn.The goal of the awards is to i ...
    April 10, 2014 - 11:22 am
  • Spaghetti Supper in Kellogg Saturday

    The Kellogg Junior Firefighters are hosting a spaghetti supper fundraiser from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday at RJ’s Bar and Grill, 228 High St. in Kellogg. 
    April 10, 2014 - 11:20 am
  • Local 997 Retiree Council to meet

    The UAW Local 997 Retiree Council will hold a potluck dinner and meeting at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Local 997 Union Hall.
    April 10, 2014 - 11:21 am
  • Community Meal at Holy Trinity Sunday

    There will be a free community meal from 5 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Newton.
    April 10, 2014 - 11:21 am
  • NHS Class of '64 seeking classmates

    The Newton Senior High School Class of 1964 is preparing for its 50-year class reunion in just a few weeks, but over the years, contact with some of t ...
    April 10, 2014 - 11:09 am
  • Piecemakers Quilt Guild meets tonight

    The Piecemakers Quilt Guild will meet at 7 p.m. tonight at St. Luke United Methodist Church. The pro ...
    April 10, 2014 - 11:08 am
  • Newton Lions Club Tip Night will be April 16 at Pizza Ranch

    The Newton Lions Club will be working Tip Night at the Pizza Ranch on Wednesday. The public is invit ...
    April 10, 2014 - 11:09 am
  • School district sheds light on 2014-15 school year budget cuts

    The Newton Community School District is planning to implement a number of significant financial changes to save money in its 2014-15 fiscal year budge ...
    April 9, 2014 - 1:07 pm
  • Planting time in Newton

    It’s almost planting season and ‘green thumbs’ interested in helping with the Jasper County Square Foot Community Garden may contact (641) 792-6622.
    April 9, 2014 - 12:39 pm
  • Sing Me To Heaven Foundation considered for state funding

    The Sing Me To Heaven Foundation, based out of La Porte City, helps families find assistance after the loss of a child to cover funeral expenses. The ...
    April 9, 2014 - 12:44 pm
  • Students selected for honor band

    Thirteen Aurora Heights and Woodrow Wilson fifth and sixth grade band students were selected to participate in the Himie Voxman Elementary Honor Band ...
    April 9, 2014 - 12:41 pm
  • Supervisors give their tentative approval for bike trail repairs

    Sidebar: The following items items were approved and or discussed at Tuesday's meeting of the Jasper County Board of Supervisors: The board accepted a ...
    April 9, 2014 - 1:12 pm
  • Neighborhood voices their concern on the sidewalk addition to his neighborhood

    On Monday, the Newton City Council passed a resolution ordering bids, approving plans, specifications and form of contract and notice to bidders, and ...
    April 9, 2014 - 3:10 pm
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