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  • Get to Know Newton shows progress through year one

    A little more than a year ago, the City of Newton launched the Get to Know Newton campaign to help develop a new identity and brand for the community. ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 11:06 am
  • Trial set for mother accused of biting child

    A May jury trial is scheduled for a Cedar Rapids woman accused of biting her 5-year-old son on the cheek while outside of a Newton convenience store.
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 10:58 am
  • Biden visits DMACC

    Des Moines Area Community College Tool and Die student David Braafhart, of Newton, visits with Vice President Joe Biden during a tour of the Ankeny Ca ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 11:14 am
  • Supervisors set public hearing for budget approval

    A public hearing was set for the fiscal year 2015-2016 budget for the Jasper County Board of Supervisors at 9:30 a.m. March 3. The board will hear any ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 10:58 am
  • St. Luke hosts fundraiser supper, service Feb. 18

    St. Luke United Methodist Church is hosting an Ash Wednesday Pancake Supper from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Feb. 18 at the church, 501 E. 19th St. N. in Newton.
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 10:56 am
  • Newton man takes plea deal in robbery case

    A Newton man charged with second-degree burglary in an incident in which he allegedly stole $70 and a pack of smokes after holding a corkscrew to a vi ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 10:58 am
  • Kellogg UMC hosts free sharing supper Saturday

    Kellogg United Methodist Church will host a free sharing supperat 6 p.m. Satuday at the church, 417 Second St. in Kellogg.
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 10:57 am
  • Newton Congregation UCC hosts Ash Wednesday service

    Newton Congregational United Church of Christ will host an Ash Wednesday worship from 6:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the church, 308 W. Second St. N. in ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 10:57 am
  • The Way hosts Men’s Saturday Morning Breakfast

    Newton Church of The Way hosts Men’s Saturday Morning Breakfast from 8 to 10 a.m. Saturday at The Way Cafe, 2306 S. Third Ave. E.
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 10:56 am
  • Riverside hosts Heavenly Night Gala in April

    Friends of Riverside will host Heavenly Night Gala 2015 at 6 p.m. April 11 at the David Hill Family Center on the Riverside Campus, 3001 Riverside Roa ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 10:55 am
  • First Baptists hosts Easter choir practice Wednesday

    First Baptist Church of Newton will host a Easter Play choir practice at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the church, 620 S. Eighth Ave. E. in Newton.
    Feb. 24, 2015 - 5:06 pm
  • Central Iowa Outdoors without Boundaries annual banquet

    The Central Iowa Outdoors without Boundaries annual banquet will be Feb. 28 at the Moose Lodge in Newton. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. Silent and live ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 10:55 am
  • Events

    • Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at noon Wednesday at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 223 E. Fourth St. N. in Newton. 
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 10:52 am
  • Berg Middle School Fall 2014 7th grade honor roll

    A Honor RollRoseMary Abrams, Samantha Adams, Madilynn Amos, Makatiyn Anderson, Reece Annee, Kamryn A ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 10:50 am
  • County students named to DMACC 2014 fall semester president’s list

    ANKENY — Des Moines Area Community College President Rob Denson recently released the names of students eligible for the fall semester president’s lis ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 10:50 am
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