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  • Historical mural will not be completed

    There will be no historical mural painted on the white walls along South Elm Street in Creston.Crest ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 2:30 pm
  • Adams County 4-H'ers compete at sports shooting event

    CORNING — Five Adams County 4-H'ers competed Sept. 7 in Red Oak in Safety Education and Shooting Sports (SESS) archery and air rifle events. Barb Full ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 12:00 pm
  • Creston FFA members highlight SAE projects at state level

    Supervised Agricultural Experience (SAE) is a project all FFA members conduct in order to be considered an active member. SAEs are an integral part of ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 12:00 pm
  • Adair County 4-H accepting membership for 2014-15

    GREENFIELD — The 4-H program begins Oct. 1, and Adair County is currently accepting enrollments and re-enrollments. Last year, 175 youths participated ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 12:00 pm
  • Creston, Prescott consolidation a possibility

    Consolidation between Creston and Prescott community school districts was considered at Creston School Board's regularly scheduled meeting Monday. Ac ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 2:30 pm
  • Beginning genealogy workshop planned

    A beginning genealogy workshop will be held 6 p.m. Monday at Gibson Memorial Library. The workshop is sponsored by Union County Genealogical Society.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:38 am
  • ServSafe class to be held in October

    GREENFIELD — ServSafe, the national certification program for food service managers, will be held Oct. 22 at Adair County ISU Extension and Outreach i ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:38 am
  • Taylor County Republican rally with Simon Conway Sunday

    BEDFORD — Taylor County Republican Party will hold a rally Sunday at Lenox Community Center. The rally will begin at 4 pm. with an informal meet and g ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:37 am
  • Study finds big wealth gap in rural Iowa counties

    AMES (AP) — A new study by a sociologist at Iowa State University found three rural Iowa counties were among the top 10 in the nation in growth of inc ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:13 am
  • Branstad offers disaster relief to Union County

    DES MOINES (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad issued a disaster proclamation Monday for Union County which suffered damage after severe storms and rain on Sep ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:37 am
  • Creston aims at becoming a home base for veterans

    There is no place like home.Creston is working toward meeting the standards to become eligible for a ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 11:13 am
  • Parkinson Disease Support Group meeting Thursday

    Creston Area Parkinson Disease Support Group will host an informational meeting 10 a.m. Thursday at Crest Baptist Church, 1211 N. Poplar St., Creston.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:21 am
  • Creston homecoming schedule announced

    Creston High School will celebrate Homecoming 2014 Sunday, Sept. 28 through Saturday, Oct. 4. This year’s theme is “A Night at the Movies.”
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 3:56 pm
  • Carole King rallies support for Braley in Union County

    Senate candidate Bruce Braley, D-Iowa, has a friend in Carole King. The the singer, song-writer and four-time Grammy award winner met with supporters ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 4:00 pm
  • CHS calendar

    Sept. 15-20Monday5 p.m. JV/varsity boys and girls cross country at Ballard.6 p.m. JV football at Win ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 7:16 am
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