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  • 8th Annual Clothed in Love set for second week in August

    After months of collecting, the organizers of the 8th Annual Clothed in Love event are ready to invite the community to select clothes, backpacks and ...
    July 29, 2015 - 11:50 am
  • The Way to host family fun night at Maytag Pool

    Newton Church of the Way is hosting a Family Fun Pool Party from 5:15 to 7:15 p.m. Aug. 14 at Maytag Pool. Invite your family, neighbors and friends. ...
    July 29, 2015 - 11:26 am
  • Kellogg UMC hosts free pizza night Saturday

    Kellogg United Methodist Church will host a free pizza supper at 6 p.m. Saturday. The free meal will be served in fellowship hall and all are invited ...
    July 29, 2015 - 11:25 am
  • Faith series coming to St. Stephen’s this fall

    St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church will host a series of “Just Faith: A program that will change the way you look at The World” programs Wednesday evening ...
    July 29, 2015 - 11:25 am
  • Newton CRC to host guest speaker

    Newton Christian Reformed Church is hosting Creation Ministries International event with speaker Jonathan Sarfati. Sessions begin at 3:30 p.m. Aug. 16 ...
    July 29, 2015 - 11:25 am
  • DAR take on Storybook Project

    The Jean Marie Cardinell Chapter NSDAR took on the Storybook Project for one of its projects for the 2014-2015 year.
    July 29, 2015 - 11:23 am
  • Chamber to host welcome luncheon for new teachers

    The Greater Newton Area Chamber of Commerce will host a luncheon to welcome the new school teachers and administrators to the Newton community from 11 ...
    July 29, 2015 - 11:23 am
  • Events

    • Culver’s Cruise Night will begin at 5 p.m. Wednesday at Culver’s in Newton.• Alcoholics Anonymous ...
    July 29, 2015 - 11:21 am
  • Sheriff’s office, feds enter sharing agreement

    A sharing agreement between the Jasper County Sheriff’s Office and the Federal government was approved by the Jasper County Board of Supervisors Tuesd ...
    July 29, 2015 - 11:21 am
  • Ninth Annual Free Corn Feed Aug. 8

    Prairie City’s 9th annual free corn feed will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 8 on the square in Prairie City.
    July 29, 2015 - 11:19 am
  • Colfax man pleads guilty after pulling handgun during arrest

    COLFAX — A 23-year-old man who pulled a handgun during an arrest in downtown Colfax in December pleaded guilty Monday morning to four of his five char ...
    July 29, 2015 - 11:20 am
  • Iowa KidsNet to hold information session for prospective foster parents in Grinnell

    GRINNELL — Iowa KidsNet, the statewide organization that recruits, trains, licenses and supports Iowa’s foster and adoptive families, will hold an inf ...
    July 29, 2015 - 11:19 am
  • Newton school board hires firm to crunch reconfiguration data

    In its preparation for its school reconfiguration at the start of the 2016-17 school year, the Newton Community School District has a long laundry lis ...
    July 28, 2015 - 11:29 am
  • Confederate flags not likely to be seen at state fair

    DES MOINES — A representative of the Iowa State Fair said the Hawkeye State seems to be following suit with what other state fairs are doing regarding ...
    July 28, 2015 - 11:55 am
  • Steenhoek named Skiff DAISY Award winner

    Brenda Steenhoek, registered nurse at Skiff Medical Center, was recognized for going above and beyond during the organization’s third 2015 DAISY award ...
    July 28, 2015 - 11:44 am
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