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  • Part 2: Homecoming for Barnetts

    Daniel Barnett and his wife Ann started their relationship as high school sweethearts. They met in their youth group at First Baptist Church in Cresto ...
    July 23, 2014 - 1:41 pm
  • McKinley Park Festival scheduled Saturday

    It's the time of year again when Creston is host to another local festival. McKinley Park Festival is scheduled for Saturday, and is filled with event ...
    July 23, 2014 - 1:41 pm
  • Iowa Learning Farms to host pasture improvement field day in Decatur County

    AMES —Iowa Learning Farms will host a field day near Leon from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. July 31. The field day will focus on pasture improvement and includes ...
    July 23, 2014 - 12:53 pm
  • Three weeks left to apply for SBA disaster loans

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. — According to the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) small, nonfarm businesses in Iowa counties have until Aug. 11 to apply ...
    July 23, 2014 - 12:52 pm
  • Fyock receives Iowa Grocers Education Foundation Scholarship

    Audrey Fyock, a 2014 graduate of Creston High School, has been awarded the Iowa Grocers Education Foundation Scholarship through the Iowa Grocers Educ ...
    July 23, 2014 - 12:51 pm
  • First National Bank volunteers help Habitat for Humanity

    On July 1 and 2, a group of men from First National Bank of Creston pitched in to do the sidewalks around house No. 5 for Habitat for Humanity of Unio ...
    July 23, 2014 - 12:51 pm
  • Part 1: Perseverance through adversity

    Editor’s note: This is the first of a two-part series about the stroke and recovery of Orient-Macksburg graduate Daniel Barnett, his wife Ann and th ...
    July 23, 2014 - 1:40 pm
  • Adams Community Foundation awards grants

    CORNING — Since 1988, Adams Community Foundation has been awarding grants to nonprofits located in or serving Adams County. This year Adams Community ...
    July 22, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • DivorceCare begins Wednesday at Crest Baptist Church

    Divorced and separated people are invited to attend DivorceCare. DivorceCare is a weekly seminar/support group to help participants heal from hurt. I ...
    July 22, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Adair County Historical Society Tractor Ride rescheduled

    GREENFIELD — The Adair County Historical Society fifth annual Heritage Tractor Ride is now on for Aug. 9. The ride, originally scheduled for June 28, ...
    July 21, 2014 - 12:11 pm
  • Dangerous heat arrives today across Iowa

    Southwest Iowa will spend two days under a broiler, but the heat should break later this week. Monda ...
    July 21, 2014 - 12:09 pm
  • Creston man convicted of lascivious acts with minor

    Trenton Tyler Smith, 39, of Creston was recently convicted of lascivious acts with a child — a class C felony. He's been sentenced to up to 10 years i ...
    July 21, 2014 - 12:03 pm
  • CHS calendar

    July 21-27TodayIHSAA District BaseballGym closed for refinishing.6 p.m. Board meeting, boardroom.Tue ...
    July 21, 2014 - 10:50 am
  • Author Millhollin to sign books in Corning

    CORNING — J.B. (Jeff) Millhollin, retired regional attorney, will be in Corning 9:30 a.m. until noon July 25 in the lobby of the Corning Opera House f ...
    July 18, 2014 - 11:43 am
  • Pals receives national honor

    ATLANTA, Ga. —Conner Pals of Orient has been selected to become a member of the National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS). The society recogniz ...
    July 18, 2014 - 11:41 am
  • Reader Poll

    What's your favorite Union County Fair event?
    Beef show
    Queen contest
    Demolition derby
    Donkey races
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