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  • Glow Run set for Nov. 2

    The Cardinal 5K Glow Run will begin at 5 p.m. Nov. 2 at H.A. Lynn Stadium in Newton.The event is spo ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:08 am
  • Colfax Museum to honor Hunter

    A celebration honoring Mary Hunter for the donation of her Colfax antique collection will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Colfax Historical Society ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:07 am
  • Events

    • TOPS Iowa 254 will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday at St. Luke United Methodist Church in Newton.• League ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • JCFB hosting JCARL adoption event

    October is national adopt a shelter dog month, and the Jasper County Farm Bureau is taking it a step farther in order to help not just dogs, but all a ...
    Oct. 16, 2014 - 11:03 am
  • Progress Industries celebrates National Disability Employment Awareness Month

    Expect. Employ. Empower. Those three words are used as the theme for the 2014 National Disability Employment Awareness Month. Progress Industries of N ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:28 am
  • A look back: Pink Ribbon Support Group celebrates 20th

    In the fall of 1994, five women came together at the home of Linda Hotger to discuss the possibility of starting a support group for women with breast ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:34 am
  • Supervisors approve pet costume contest on courthouse lawn

    While it hasn’t taken place for awhile, Pet Kingdom’s pet costume contest will be making a return this year.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:32 am
  • Choices celebrating 10 years

    Choices, a Christian Living Store, is celebrating its 10th anniversary in business this month.To cap ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:37 am
  • Sacred Heart hosts Trunk or Treat

    The Sacred Heart Church Life Commission will host its annual Trunk or Treat from 5 to 6:30 p.m., Oct. 26, at McCann Center, 1115 S. Eighth Ave. E.
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 8:23 am
  • Primetime Fellowship hosts potluck

    Primetime Fellowship will host a potluck meal and program at 6 p.m. Monday at Community Heights Alliance Church, 2500 S. 13th Ave. E. in Newton.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:16 am
  • UCC to host Cuba presentation

    Newton Congregational United Church of Christ will host the presentation “Cuba: An Eye-Opening Encounter” from 7:15 to 8:45 p.m. Wednesday at the chur ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:15 am
  • Kellogg UMC hosts sharing supper Sunday

    The Kellogg United Methodist Church will host a community sharing supper at 6 p.m. Sunday at the church, 417 Second St. in Kellogg.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:15 am
  • Alzheimer’s Association helps educate those in early stages of demetia

    DES MOINES — The Alzheimer’s Association Greater Iowa Chapter will host a statewide early-stage dementia educational conference dedicated to those liv ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:14 am
  • Farmers for Progress Program Now Underway

    Area farmers are encouraged to donate a portion of corn or soybeans to the P.I. Foundation this fall to support programs for people with disabilities ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:14 am
  • Art on display at library

    Original acrylic paintings by Martina Holmes, of Newton, are on display at the Newton Public Library during the month of October.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:13 am
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