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  • Panthers beat Greene Co. 23-7; Raiders roll (again)

    JEFFERSON — Creston/Orient-Macksburg wrapped up the non-district portion of its schedule with a 23-7 victory over Greene County Friday, afte ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 2:00 am
  • Panthers' final non-district test Friday at Greene County

    This is the last chance to get all of the bugs worked out.Creston/O-M (2-1 overall, 1-0 District 8) plays its final non-district game Friday ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:13 pm
  • 45 years in business

    A celebration is on the horizon at Casey’s General Store, 200 S. Elm St., where the business will hold its 45th anniversary Oct. 1. The cele ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:13 pm
  • Will the balloons fly this weekend?

    As the Creston community gears up for the 37th Balloon Days celebration, all eyes are on the weekend weather forecast to see if the balloons ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:13 pm
  • Throwback Thursday

    Today is Sept. 18, 2014, the 261st day of the year. There are 104 days left in 2014. Below are news items from the Creston News Advertiser f ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 1:58 pm
  • City's safety improvement project 10% complete

    A traffic safety improvement project currently being completed at the Elm and New York Avenue railroad crossings in uptown Creston is about ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:13 pm
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  • Aid available for property with storm damage

    Because of a large amount of storm damage across southwest Iowa during the summer and early fall months, several Southwest Iowa counties were declared ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:16 pm
  • Electric grid in Union, Ringgold counties undergoing upgrade

    People in Arispe, Tingley, Shannon City, Ellston and Beaconsfield will continue to see reliable electrical service because of major upgrades in the ar ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:13 pm
  • City's safety improvement project 10% complete

    A traffic safety improvement project currently being completed at the Elm and New York Avenue railroad crossings in uptown Creston is about 10 percent ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:13 pm
  • Library board asks council: what now?

    What now? That was essentially the question needing answered when the library board and Creston City Council met in joint session earlier this week at ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:50 am
  • CNA full coverage week starts Monday

    Creston News Advertiser will host its full coverage week starting Monday.Meaning, every household in ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:49 am
  • 45 years in business

    A celebration is on the horizon at Casey's General Store, 200 S. Elm St., where the business will hold its 45th anniversary Oct. 1.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:13 pm
  • SWCC names new chief financial officer

    Southwestern Community College’s difficult search to replace their chief financial officer (CFO) is finally over.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:13 pm
  • CHS calendar

    Sept. 22-27Monday4 p.m. seventh/eighth grade volleyball against Lenox, here.6 p.m. JV football again ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:04 am
  • Creston mealsSept. 22-26Menu subject to change.Reservations are required the day before. Call 641-78 ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:58 am
  • Throwback Thursday

    Today is Sept. 18, 2014, the 261st day of the year. There are 104 days left in 2014. Below are news items from the Creston News Advertiser for this we ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 1:58 pm
  • Panthers beat Greene Co. 23-7; Raiders roll (again)

    JEFFERSON — Creston/Orient-Macksburg wrapped up the non-district portion of its schedule with a 23-7 victory over Greene County Friday, after a 7-7 de ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 2:00 am
  • Newly-ranked Panthers sweep Monarchs

    On a day when the team earned a state ranking for the first time in at least two decades, and middle blocker Natalie Mostek was featured in the Omaha ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 1:21 am
  • No. 13 Tritons sweep Southwestern

    FORT DODGE — The first set went into overtime, but eventually 13th-ranked Iowa Central put together a sweep of visiting Southwestern Wednesday night, ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 1:10 am
  • Area cross country

    PANORA — The Nodaway Valley boys cross country team, ranked fourth in Class 1A, scored 23 points in winning the Class B division of the Panorama Invit ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 1:10 am
  • Panthers second at Winterset meet

    WINTERSET — Both the Creston boys and girls cross country teams finished runner-up to host Winterset here Thursday at the rescheduled Winterset Invita ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 1:21 am
  • State cross country ratings

    After a convincing team victory at the Ballard Invitational on Monday, the Nodaway Valley boys cross country team jumped from 11th to fourth in the la ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 1:09 am
  • Area volleyball

    DES MOINES Mount Ayr improved to 8-3 for the season with a 3-1 night at the Des Moines Christian Tournament Thursday night.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 1:09 am
  • State volleyball ratings

    After coming back from a 2-0 deficit against Council Bluffs St. Albert, ranked 11th in Class 2A at the time, the undefeated Creston volleyball team en ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 1:10 am
  • Golf league scores

    PINE VALLEYMen’s Thursday LeagueFinal standingsTeam ScorePine Valley 170Madison-Steele 159Calvin-Wil ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 1:09 am
  • Bowling league scores

    PANTHER LANESWoodpickers LeagueSept. 3Team ScoreElm’s Club 7Rhine Body Repair 52 Rivers Pool 5Cresto ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 1:09 am
  • Connie White - Galveston, Texas

    Connie Elaine White, daughter of Ansell Lee and Goldie Lorene (Shell) White was born on June 21, 1939 in Brooks, Adams County, Iowa. She passed away o ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 5:18 pm
  • Betty Alley – Creston

    Betty J. (Perkins) Alley, 78, of Creston died Sept. 18, 2014, at Creston Nursing and Rehab Center. Private family graveside services are planned at G ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:17 am
  • Betty Alley – Afton

    Betty Alley, 78, of Afton died Sept. 18, 2014, at Creston Nursing and Rehab Center. Services are pending at Pearson Family Funeral Service, 809 W. Mo ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 11:28 am
  • Chuck Maltzahn – Creston

    Charles “Chuck” Maltzahn, 95, of Creston died Sept. 1, 2014, at Greater Regional Medical Center. A memorial visitation will be held 5 to 7 p.m. Satur ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 10:38 am
  • Lorri Curtis Juarez – Omaha, Neb.

    Lorri Curtis Juarez, 56, of Omaha, Neb., died Sept. 12, 2014, at her home in Omaha. Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, at First Christian Ch ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:17 am
  • Lois Hagle – Corning

    Lois Hagle, 98, of Corning died Sept. 15, 2014, at Corning Nursing and Rehab Center. Services are pending at Pearson Family Funeral Service, 701 Seve ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 10:35 am
  • Shirley Davenport – Creston

    Shirley Davenport, 86, of Creston died Sept. 14, 2014, at Afton Care Center. Memorial services will be 11 a.m. Monday, Sept. 22, at Lord of Love Luth ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:24 am
  • Kyle Shaha – Mount Ayr

    Kyle Shaha, 64, of Mount Ayr died Sept. 11, 2014, at home after a battle with cancer. Funeral services were 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 15, at the First Chr ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:24 am
  • Donald Donaldson - Lenox

    Celebration of Life Services for Donald Eugene Donaldson, age 82, of Lenox, who died Wednesday September 10, 2014 at the Lenox Care Center were Saturd ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:27 am
  • Christian Silva – Creston

    Christian Silva, 15, of Creston died Sept. 11, 2014, because of injuries sustained from a vehicle accident in Adams County. Celebration of life servi ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 11:27 am
  • Police

    MiscellaneousTalk to officer, 10:15 a.m., Thursday, North Pine Street.Information, 1:21 p.m., Thursd ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:57 pm
  • Fire

    MiscellaneousMedical, 9:59 a.m., Thursday, Sherman Avenue.Medical, 11:18 p.m., Thursday, West Summit ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:57 pm
  • Police

    Paul B. Pals, 49, of Orient was charged on a Union County warrant for operating under the influence ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 10:34 am
  • Fire

    Miscellaneousmedical, 6:09 p.m., Wednesday, South Cherry Street. ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 10:33 am
  • Lenox Police

    Christopher Cerda, 22, of Lenox was charged on a Taylor County warrant for failure to appear 8:45 p. ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 10:33 am
  • Fire

    MiscellaneousAlarm, 4:12 p.m., Tuesday, West Townline Street.Alarm, 10:29 p.m., Tuesday, East Lucas ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 10:38 am
  • Police

    Stephanie Baatz, 30, 402 N. Oak St., was charged with driving while barred 1:20 p.m. Tuesday in the ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 10:38 am
  • Fire

    MiscellaneousMedical, 11:53 a.m., Friday, North Division Street.Medical, 11:50 p.m., Saturday, West ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:25 am
  • Afton Police

    MiscellaneousTraffic stop, 8:05 a.m., Sept. 8.Nuisance abatement, 10:15 a.m., Sept. 8.Animal call, 3 ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:26 am
  • Police

    Kelley Sue Malone, 48, 403 W. Buckeye St., was charged with fifth-degree theft 10:45 a.m. Monday at ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:24 am
  • Reunion

    Keller familyThe Keller dinner will be Sunday at the Methodist Church in Afton. Dinner begins at noo ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:57 am
  • Club news

    Ladies Lakeshore AuxiliaryLadies Lakeshore Auxiliary met Wednesday.Canasta winners were Barb Bills, ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:56 am
  • Congregate meals

    Creston mealsSept. 15-19Menu subject to change.Reservations are required the day before. Call 641-78 ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 7:15 am
  • Reunion

    East Union Class of 1994The East Union class of 1994 will have a family potluck noon Sept. 27 at Aft ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 7:15 am
  • Club news

    Ladies Lakeshore AuxiliaryLadies Lakeshore Auxiliary met Sept. 3.Canasta winners were Beulah McDonal ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 7:15 am
  • Congregate meals

    Creston mealsSept. 8-12Menu subject to change.Reservations are required the day before. Call 641-782 ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 10:44 am
  • Reunion

    Class of 1950The Creston High School graduating class of 1950 celebrated its 64th reunion Aug. 23.Th ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 10:43 am
  • Club news

    Ladies Lakeshore AuxiliaryLadies Lakeshore Auxiliary met Aug. 27.Canasta winners were Loretta Kelly, ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 10:42 am
  • Congregate meals

    Creston mealsSept. 1-5Menu subject to change.Reservations are required the day before. Call 641-782- ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Club news

    Afton Federated Garden ClubAfton Federated Garden Club met Aug. 8 at Afton Community Center with Car ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 11:11 am

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