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  • Creston School Board approves 2016 Italy trip

    Buongiorno! That simple word, Italian for good morning, might be something some Creston High School students and staff will have to learn come 2016, w ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 2:19 pm
  • Adair County 4-H Youth Council members installed

    GREENFIELD — A group of 27 teens from four school districts pledged to serve as positive role models and give their time and talents to help others as ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 11:28 am
  • Trial upcoming in Green's lawsuit against city

    The civil case of Steve Green vs. City of Creston, Water Works Board of Trustees is slated for a pretrial hearing Dec. 2 at the Wayne County Courthous ...
    Nov. 25, 2014 - 2:19 pm
  • Fundraiser to benefit boy who needs wheelchair ramp

    On Dec. 3, Habitat for Humanity of Union County, Thrivent Financial and The Pizza Ranch of Creston will host a fundraiser for Gabriel Ward from 5 to 7 ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 12:34 pm
  • East Union to hold health and wellness screenings

    AFTON — East Union School is holding health and wellness screenings Dec. 5.The public is invited to ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 12:33 pm
  • Adair County 4-H names outstanding members

    GREENFIELD — McKenna Davenport and Merritt Caviness were named the Outstanding Senior 4-H members during the Adair County 4-H Awards Day program.
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 12:32 pm
  • Volunteer Center helps weatherize homes for winter

    On Nov. 8, the Volunteer Center of Southern Iowa (VCSI) participated in its second home winter weatherization day, which took place in Union, Decatur ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 12:31 pm
  • Bedford's Malson agrees to plea deal

    Zachary J. Curtis Malson, 24, of Bedford was found guilty of two counts of willful injury, assault while participating in a felony and going armed wit ...
    Nov. 24, 2014 - 12:03 pm
  • CHS calendar

    Nov. 24-28Monday4:30 p.m. JV girls basketball at Mount Ayr.6 p.m. varsity girls basketball at Mount ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:42 am
  • SWCC Parents as Teachers Earns Iowa Credential

    According to the Iowa Department of Management and Public Health, SWCC Parents as Teachers (PAT), Southwestern Community College of Adair and Union co ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:41 am
  • ISU Theatre presents 'A Christmas Carol,' Creston student to perform

    AMES — Jessica O'Riley of Creston will play Arabella Fezziwig in Iowa State University Theatre's production of "A Christmas Carol."
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:42 am
  • AEA to offer paraeducator course

    Green Hills AEA is offering the Iowa Paraeducator Generalist Certificate course in Creston beginning Jan. 17. This course will provide instruction for ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:40 am
  • Congregate meals

    Creston mealsNov. 24-28Menu subject to change.Reservations are required the day before. Call 641-782 ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:38 am
  • Club news

    Iowa Alpha SigmaIowa Alpha Sigma Master Chapter No. 1632 met 6:30 p.m. Nov. 13 at A & G Pizza, Steak ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:38 am
  • Group calls on Hy-Vee stores to end tobacco sales

    IOWA CITY (AP) — Anti-smoking activists are launching a campaign calling on Iowa’s largest grocery store chain to end tobacco sales at locations with ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:00 am
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