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  • Sacred Heart cinnamon roll sale Saturday, Sunday

    Sacred Heart Catholic Church Faith Journey and National Conference on Catholic Youth and adults are selling cinnamon rolls after 4 p.m. Mass Saturday ...
    April 27, 2016 - 10:27 am
  • Newton PEO chapters host joint meeting

    The four Newton P.E.O. chapters met April 19, for the annual dinner together. The dinner meeting was held at McCann Center and included the chapters o ...
    April 27, 2016 - 10:56 am
  • Leaders combating human trafficking address L-S educators

    Newton Say No to Human Trafficking addressed the Lynnville-Sully School District for a presentation to the faculty on Thursday.
    April 27, 2016 - 10:57 am
  • Open House at Jasper County Historical Museum

    Jasper County Historical Museum is hosting a free open house celebration from noon to 8 p.m. Friday. at the museum, 1700 S. 15th Ave. W. Newton.
    April 27, 2016 - 10:22 am
  • Special Olympics torch route includes Newton once again

    Newton Police Lt. Wayne Winchell knows he gets huge support and thanks from the community for his work with the Special Olympics Torch Run.
    April 26, 2016 - 11:10 am
  • Farm-to-School program strengthens rural-urban connection

    Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey recently highlighted opportunities for Iowa students and schools to become involved in the Iowa Farm-to-Sch ...
    April 26, 2016 - 11:24 am
  • NCSD board discusses culture surveys

    A district culture survey was the topic of the longest discussion item at Monday’s regular Newton Community School District Board of Education meeting ...
    April 26, 2016 - 11:18 am
  • Voxman honor band

    Fifteen Aurora Heights and Woodrow Wilson fifth- and sixth-grade band students were selected to participate in the Himie Voxman Elementary Honor Band ...
    April 26, 2016 - 11:23 am
  • MAT athletes make All Star team at Illinois trial meet

    The MAT Tumbling/Trampoline Team traveled to Decatur, Ill. to compete at a USTA Super Invitational and National All Star Team Trial.
    April 26, 2016 - 11:27 am
  • ‘Improvised Shakespeare’ opens at Des Moines’ Temple Theater Thursday

    Impov and Shakespeare combine for a hilarious night of theater when the Improvised Shakespeare Company rolls into Des Moines for four performances Apr ...
    April 26, 2016 - 11:29 am
  • Egg producer Rembrandt Foods to build new cage-free farm

    DES MOINES (AP) — One of the nation’s largest egg producers says it plans to build a new cage-free farm in eastern South Dakota that will house 3 mill ...
    April 26, 2016 - 11:01 am
  • Soil and Water Conservation Week is April 24 to May 1

    DES MOINES – Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey today highlighted Soil and Water Conservation Week, which runs from April 24 to May 1. The wee ...
    April 26, 2016 - 11:01 am
  • Absentee ballots available Thursday

    Jasper County Auditor and Commissioner of Elections, Dennis Parrott has announced absentee ballots for the upcoming June 7 Jasper County Primary Elect ...
    April 26, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • High school progress reports issued

    Mid-term progress reports were issued to Newton High School students Tuesday. Freshman parents are asked to sign one copy and have their student retur ...
    April 26, 2016 - 10:59 am
  • Wittemberg Cemetery Association meeting notes

    The Wittemberg Cemetery Association held its annual meeting on April 9. The following officers and board members were elected: President Joe Dodge, Vi ...
    April 26, 2016 - 11:00 am