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  • Creston area students honored at National SkillsUSA Championships

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Students from Creston area high school and college technical education programs won the nation’s highest awards at the SkillsUSA Na ...
    July 14, 2014 - 12:25 pm
  • Union County 4-H Communications Day held

    Union County 4-H held Communications Day July 1 at Southwestern Community College. At the event, 4-Hers had the opportunity to give a presentation, pe ...
    July 14, 2014 - 12:24 pm
  • Delay the Disease presentation Thursday

    While Parkinsons Disease is not curable, there are some ways to delay its advance and one approach is through regular exercise. Mandy Travis Henderso ...
    July 14, 2014 - 11:23 am
  • How sweet it is

    One of the summer's most popular vegetable sides will be available from roadside stands from now through the end of August.
    July 21, 2014 - 12:09 pm
  • SWCC moves forward with flood repairs

    Three weeks after a 4-inch water line burst at Southwestern Community College's (SWCC) administrative building, staff are moving forward with repairs.
    July 11, 2014 - 11:35 am
  • CHS calendar

    July 14-20MondayGym closed for refinishing.5:30 p.m. JV baseball against Adel-DeSoto-Minburn, here.7 ...
    July 11, 2014 - 10:29 am
  • Congregate meals

    Creston mealsJuly 14-18Menu subject to change.Reservations are required the day before. Call 641-782 ...
    July 11, 2014 - 10:28 am
  • Club news

    Afton Garden ClubThe Afton Garden Club annual tour was June 6. Nine women had a tour of downtown Win ...
    July 11, 2014 - 10:27 am
  • Reunion

    Class of 1954Thirteen members of the Creston High School class of 1954 held their 60th class reunion ...
    July 11, 2014 - 10:28 am
  • Throwback Thursday

    Today is July 10, the 191st day of the year. There are 174 days left in 2014. Below are news items from the Creston News Advertiser for this week (Jul ...
    July 10, 2014 - 2:33 pm
  • LMI lowered to 28 percent for Cottonwood condo project

    City officials have waited about three weeks for this news. Mike Taylor, city administrator, told Creston City Council late last week that Iowa Depart ...
    July 10, 2014 - 12:14 pm
  • SWCC storm drain completion expected July 28

    Construction on Southwestern Community College's storm drain is expected to be completed before August on campus, and construction at Crestmoor Golf C ...
    July 10, 2014 - 12:14 pm
  • College news

    Kirkwood Community CollegeCEDAR RAPIDS — Kirkwood Community College has released its dean’s list for ...
    July 10, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Community chorus to perform Sunday

    This Sunday, July 13, at 9 a.m. the community chorus organized and led by Taylor Mayne will be singing during the morning worship service at Jerusalem ...
    July 10, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • UPDATE: Hostage situation in Ringgold County ends in arrest

    A hostage situation ended in an arrest and no injuries late Tuesday night in Ringgold County. The Rinngold County Sheriff Department responded to a do ...
    July 10, 2014 - 12:14 pm
  • Reader Poll

    What's your favorite Union County Fair event?
    Beef show
    Queen contest
    Demolition derby
    Donkey races
    Other (Place your answer on the CNA Facebook page)