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  • CHS calendar

    Dec. 22-28MondayNo activities scheduled.TuesdayTwo hour early dismissal.High school gym closed for r ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 11:36 am
  • Orient Library receives 68 new books

    ORIENT — Children from the Orient-Macksburg School are reading new books recently received from the Libri Foundation. Sixty-eight new picture, chapter ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 11:34 am
  • It's about time

    Creston School Board approved a motion to purchase a new time management system for Creston Community School District. The system, called TimeClock Pl ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 11:01 am
  • Compensation board to present recommendation Monday

    The Union County Board of Supervisors will receive a unanimous raise recommendation by the 2015 compensation board for elected courthouse officials in ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 11:01 am
  • Late start

    Iowa schools will no longer be able to start classes before Aug. 31, starting the 2015-16 school year, according to a letter written by Iowa Departmen ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Church times to change in January

    United Church of Christ, Congregational and the First Presbyterian Church would like the community to be aware of time changes for services here in Cr ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 11:13 am
  • Traditional Christmas Eve candlelighting coming

    For many years, the Jerusalem United Methodist Church on REA Road has held a Christmas Eve service of candles, scriptures and music. The service is at ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Christmas dinner to be served at St. Malachy School

    The public is invited to Christmas dinner 3 to 5 p.m. Christmas day, Dec. 25, at St. Malachy School, 403 W. Clark.
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • First Things First to perform at First Christian Church

    Musical group First Things First will present Walkin' in a Winter Wonderland 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Dec. 21 at First Christian Church, 301 E. Townline Roa ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Adair County 4-H Youth Council to host holiday meal

    GREENFIELD — Adair County 4-H Youth Council is made up of 27 high school youths from communities throughout Adair County. Youth Council is about the d ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 11:09 am
  • Throwback Thursday

    Today is Dec. 18, the 352nd day of the year. There are 13 days left in 2014. Below are news items from the Creston News Advertiser for this week (Dec. ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 10:47 am
  • 3-State Beef Conference to be held in Creston Jan. 13

    The 3-State Beef Conference is designed to provide beef cattle producers and other agricultural professionals in Iowa, Missouri and Nebraska an update ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 12:44 pm
  • Adair County Health System joins Mercy ACO and partners for an Innovation Award

    GREENFIELD — Adair County Health System has joined the Mercy Accountable Care Organization (Mercy ACO) and will be partnering with the ACO on a Center ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 12:44 pm
  • The Chamber holiday giveaway winning numbers are ...

    Ellen Gerharz, executive director for Creston Chamber of Commerce, drew winning tickets in the Creston Holiday Giveaway drawing this morning. They are ...
    Dec. 19, 2014 - 8:54 am
  • Marshalltown police: Officers shoot, kill armed man

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    Dec. 17, 2014 - 10:19 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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