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  • Ranked foe awaits East Union

    East Union rides plenty of momentum after a 60-23 win over rival Murray last week to open Eight-Man District 7 play.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:58 pm
  • 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) ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • Area volleyball

    VILLISCA — Southwest Valley rolled to a 25-12, 25-16, 25-14 sweep of Lenox here on Tuesday in Pride of Iowa Conference action.
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • Sports briefs

    AMES — Kickoff and television schedules have been set for the Iowa State vs. Baylor football game Sept. 27 at Jack Trice Stadium.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:57 pm
  • Panther freshmen beat Winterset

    Creston/O-M had a good balance of rushing and passing in a 27-8 victory over Winterset Monday night.
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 7:19 am
  • High school football standings

    CLASS 3ADistrict 8Team Dist. Ovr.Creston/O-M 1-0 2-1Atlantic 1-0 2-1Dallas Center-Grimes 1-0 2-1Harl ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:58 pm
  • Wolverines serve past East Union

    AFTON — Nodaway Valley pulled away from East Union for a 25-17, 23-25, 25-21, 25-9 Pride of Iowa Conference victory here on Tuesday.
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 12:38 am
  • Panthers rally to beat No. 11 St. Albert

    COUNCIL BLUFFS — A season to remember continued making strides Tuesday night, as the Creston volleyball team rallied from an 0-2 deficit to defeat a s ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 12:31 am
  • Spartan men eighth at Les Duke

    GRINNELL — The No. 21 ranked Southwestern Spartan men continued to tighten their pack attack here Saturday morning at the Les Duke Invitational hosted ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 12:38 am
  • Panthers compete well at 'mini-state meet'

    HUXLEY — A grand total of 12 ranked teams competed here Monday evening at the Ballard Invitational, a meet that has been called a "mini-state meet."
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 1:47 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 ...
    NEW: Sept. 18, 2014 - 10:37 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 ...
    NEW: Sept. 18, 2014 - 10:36 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 - 10:36 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
  • Chris Moore – Creston

    Chris Moore, 26, of Creston died Sept. 11, 2014, at Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, Neb. Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:57 am
  • Shirley Davenport – Afton

    Shirley Davenport, 86, of Afton died Sept. 14, 2014, at Afton Care Center. Services are pending at Pearson Family Funeral Service, 809 W. Montgomery ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:57 am
  • Lawrence "Bish" Bishop

    Lawrence “Bish” Bishop, 80, of Tingley died Sept. 11, 2014 at Clearview Home in Mount Ayr. Funeral s ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 12:40 pm
  • Police

    Paul B. Pals, 49, of Orient was charged on a Union County warrant for operating under the influence ...
    NEW: Sept. 18, 2014 - 10:33 am
  • Fire

    Miscellaneousmedical, 6:09 p.m., Wednesday, South Cherry Street. ...
    NEW: Sept. 18, 2014 - 10:32 am
  • Lenox Police

    Christopher Cerda, 22, of Lenox was charged on a Taylor County warrant for failure to appear 8:45 p. ...
    NEW: Sept. 18, 2014 - 10:31 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 - 10:37 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
  • Fire

    Creston Fire Department responded to a fire 11:49 a.m. Sunday at 2038 Clover Ave.According to a Cres ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:25 am
  • Police

    Kevin Allen Brammer, 50, of Lorimor was charged with fifth-degree theft 4:10 p.m. Thursday at Walmar ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:24 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 - 7:14 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 - 10:44 am
  • Club news

    Ladies Lakeshore AuxiliaryLadies Lakeshore Auxiliary met Aug. 27.Canasta winners were Loretta Kelly, ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 10:44 am
  • Congregate meals

    Creston mealsSept. 1-5Menu subject to change.Reservations are required the day before. Call 641-782- ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 11:13 am
  • Club news

    Afton Federated Garden ClubAfton Federated Garden Club met Aug. 8 at Afton Community Center with Car ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Club news

    GRMC AuxiliaryThe Greater Regional Medical Center Auxiliary board held its regular meeting 10 a.m. A ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 10:40 am
  • Reunion

    Schlapia reunionThe family of Owen and Madge Schlapia met at the Diagonal Community Building Aug. 3, ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 10:39 am

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