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  • 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
  • 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 - 4:01 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 - 7:18 am
  • CHS homecoming queen candidates are ...

    The candidates for 2014 Creston High School homecoming queen were announced this morning. They are Brenna Baker, Bree Daggett, Natalie Mostek, Monica ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 4:01 pm
  • Creston man dies from helicopter crash injuries

    OMAHA, Neb. — Chris Moore of Creston — the pilot involved in last weekend's helicopter crash near Macedoania — died from his injuries here Thursday ev ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 11:54 am
  • Lunch lawsuit affected local schools

    Several local schools were affected by a lawsuit, which could result in parents receiving refunds. According to the Iowa School Food Settlement websi ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 11:08 am
  • Flying with honor

    Hundreds of Iowa veterans will be honored during a one day trip to the nation's capitol Sept. 30, courtesy of donations made through Honor Flight Netw ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 11:17 am
  • Creston teen dies in truck-semi collision

    A Creston teenager died this morning (Thursday) following a two-vehicle accident in eastern Adams County.
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 5:50 pm
  • Grammy-winner Carole King to stop in Creston Friday

    Carole King — singer/songwriter and political activist — will be at the Creston Democratic office approximately 11:45 a.m. Friday.
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 3:48 pm
  • Throwback Thursday

    Today is Sept. 11, 2014, the 254th day of the year. There are 111 days left in 2014. Below are news items from the Creston News Advertiser for this we ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 2:14 pm
  • Reader Poll

    The top five most popular baby girl names of 2013 have been released. Which name do you like most?