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  • First UMC to host Free Treasures Saturday

    The First United Methodist Church will host “Free Treasures” from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the church, 210 N. Second Ave. E. in Newton.
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 11:58 am
  • Popular flea market, art show back at McCann

    With roots back to 1989, the McCann Flea Market and Art Show has been a popular event for both the community and the church.
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 11:57 am
  • Lamb gives to boosters

    Curt Lamb donated $815 to the Newton Athletic Booster Club in memory of his wife Wanda. They were avid Cardinal Athletics supporters, hardly missing a ...
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 11:52 am
  • Link Union Family Band kicks off concert series

    The Link Union Family Band will perform at 7 p.m. Monday at the Newton High School Auditorium. The performance is part of the Jasper County Concert As ...
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 11:51 am
  • NPD to upgrade building security

    The Newton City Council approved new security cameras and an evidence documentation system for the Newton Police Department Monday. Also approved was ...
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 11:56 am
  • Church of the Brethren to host speaker Romero

    Prairie City Church of the Brethren will host guest preacher Gilbert Romero, of Montebello, Calif., at 10:45 a.m. Sunday at the church, rural southern ...
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 11:18 am
  • Holy Trinity to host two adult study programs

    Holy Trinity Lutheran Church will host the Holy Trinity and St. Andrew’s Lutheran, of Sully, monthly Bible study at 10 a.m. Thursday at the church, 1 ...
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 11:20 am
  • Newton Opera Guild to meet Sunday

    The Newton Opera Guild will meet at 5:30 p.m. Sunday for a program and potluck supper in the Garden Room of Park Centre.  
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 11:20 am
  • Jasper County Republicans announce new leaders

    The Jasper County Republicans held elections at its latest meeting for the positions of chair and co-chair. Patrick Payton, who served as chairman in ...
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 11:58 am
  • Youth Mentored Hunt

    The Jasper County Pheasants Forever Chapter will be offering a free youth mentored hunt onOct. 17 at ...
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 11:15 am
  • SAPIC to meet Saturday

    The State Association for the Preservation of Iowa Cemeteries will meet at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Newton Public Library. The association is especi ...
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 11:13 am
  • Events

    • Alcoholics Anonymous Beginner’s Support Group will meet at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 223 E. Fourth St. N. in Newton.
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 11:11 am
  • O’Malley to visit Newton UAW Hall

    Democratic presidential candidate and former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley will host a roundtable discussion at 3 p.m. Friday at the UAW Local 997 Hal ...
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 11:07 am
  • Neal Smith NWR Visitor Center Closed for Columbus Day

    The Visitor Center at Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge will be closed on Monday for Columbus Day, a federal holiday.
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 11:07 am
  • Newton to host Miss USA pageant for fifth straight year

    One of the state’s most prestigious beauty pageants will take place in the Newton High School Center for Performance for the fifth consecutive year.
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 11:56 am
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