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  • 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
  • Thanksgiving getaway: 46.3 million to hit the road

    NEW YORK (AP) — The good news for Thanksgiving travelers: the price of gas is at five-year lows. The bad news: a lot more people will be on the road.
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • For Obama, a bumpy road to immigration orders

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s sweeping immigration executive orders cap a turbulent, six-year quest to make headway on a thorny issue tha ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Rise in prices

    You may soon pay slightly more for garbage/recycling removal in Creston. Why? Prairie Solid Waste Ag ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:44 am
  • Christmas basket donations for 2014 underway

    The 2014 Union County Christmas Basket Fund has started receiving gifts.Donations totaling $1,780 ha ...
    Nov. 21, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Union County Genealogical Society to meet

    Union County Genealogical Society will meet 6 p.m. Monday at Gibson Memorial Library in Creston. Those attending the meeting will bring finger food or ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:54 am
  • Celebrate Thanksgiving at Cromwell Church

    CROMWELL — Cromwell Church will be celebrating Thanksgiving Sunday, Nov. 23, with a community turkey dinner and potluck after worship at 11:30 a.m. Al ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:52 am
  • Thanksgiving service planned

    Union County Ministerial Alliance is sponsoring its annual Thanksgiving Eve worship 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 26, at First Christian Church (Disciples of ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:53 am
  • Reader Poll

    Creston City Council is considering implementing a franchise fee on all Alliant gas and electric customers within city limits? What percentage should they set the franchise fee at?
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