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  • Rev. Bernard Lee Payne

    Rev. Bernard Lee “Bernie” Payne, the son of Lawrence Lee and Wilhelmina Juliana (Passig) Payne, was born Oct. 15, 1934, in Brookfield, Mo. Bernie atte ...
    March 13, 2015 - 12:00 pm
  • Donald Bernell Bower

    Donald Bernell Bower, 99, of Newton, died Tuesday, March 10, 2015, at Skiff Medical Center in Newton. A funeral service will be at 1 p.m., Saturday, M ...
    March 13, 2015 - 12:00 pm
  • Benton Lucas Mortenson

    Tanner and Jerrica Mortenson, of Newton, announce the birth of their son, Benton Lucas, born March 1, 2015, at Skiff Medical Center in Newton. Benton ...
    March 12, 2015 - 11:17 am
  • Rev. Bernard Payne

    Rev. Bernard “Bernie” Payne, 80, of Ankeny, died Wednesday, March 11, 2015, at the VA Medical Center in Des Moines. Services are pending at Pence-Rees ...
    March 12, 2015 - 11:17 am
  • D. Bernell Bower

    D. Bernell Bower, 99, of Newton, died Tuesday, March 10, 2015, at Skiff Medical Center in Newton. A funeral service will be at 1 p.m., Saturday, March ...
    March 12, 2015 - 11:17 am
  • Gary E. Bolton

    Gary E. Bolton, 78, of Newton died suddenly Monday, March 9, 2015. A graveside service will be at the Hamilton Cemetery in Hamilton. In lieu of flower ...
    March 11, 2015 - 12:07 pm
  • Police Blotter

    Newton Police Department• Aaron A. Halsted, 30, of Newton, is charged with driving while license sus ...
    March 11, 2015 - 11:24 am
  • Bette J. McConeghey

    Bette J. McConeghey, 75, of Monroe, died Tuesday, March 10, 2015, at Skiff Medical Center in Newton. A funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, M ...
    March 11, 2015 - 12:08 pm
  • Martha Alice Christine Saenz

    Martha Alice Christine Saenz, 69, died Sunday, March 8, 2015, at the Montezuma Nursing and Rehab Center. Pence-Reese Funeral Home in Newton has been e ...
    March 11, 2015 - 12:10 pm
  • Kenneth Hesson

    Kenneth “Larry” Hesson, 78, of Baxter passed away on Saturday, March 7, 2015 with his loving family by his side. Visitation will be held on Thursday, ...
    March 10, 2015 - 12:02 pm
  • Martha Saenz

    Martha Saenz, 69, of Montezuma, died Sunday, March 8, 2015, at the Montezuma Nursing and Rehab Center. Services are pending at Pence-Reese Funeral Hom ...
    March 10, 2015 - 11:22 am
  • Duane L. Clark

    Duane L. Clark, 82, of Prairie City, died March 8, 2015, at Bright Kavanagh Hospice in Des Moines.He ...
    March 10, 2015 - 12:04 pm
  • Police Blotter

    Newton Police Department• Scott W. Cupples, 28, of Newton, was arrested on four Jasper County warran ...
    March 10, 2015 - 11:22 am
  • June V. Farrell

    June V. Farrell (Sladek) of Birmingham, Ala., died March 3, 2015, at Traceway Retirement Center – Frank House. She was born in 1918, in Newton, where ...
    March 30, 2015 - 11:02 am
  • Lillie Mae Hassig

    Lillie Mae (Stark) Hassig, 90, of Newton died Thursday, March 5, 2015, at Careage of Newton. A funeral service will be at 2 p.m., Friday, March 13 at ...
    March 9, 2015 - 12:16 pm
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