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  • 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
  • Union, Adair counties continue Ebola preparation with state, federal partners

    Union and Adair counties continue to work with the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:50 am
  • Visiting Nurse Services of Iowa announces enrollment event with Navigators

    Visiting Nurse Services of Iowa will be hosting an enrollment event 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 11 at Greater Regional Medical Center SHIP office, 1700 West ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:48 am
  • Bob Feller Museum to be Van Meter's new city hall

    VAN METER (AP) — The Bob Feller Museum will be transformed into a city hall.The museum, which opened ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:13 am
  • Iowa man arrested near White House with gun in car

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Secret Service arrested an Iowa man Wednesday afternoon after finding a hunting rifle, dozens of rounds of ammunition and a knif ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:09 am
  • Throwback Thursday

    Today is Nov. 20, 2014, the 324th day of the year. There are 41 days left in 2014. Below are news items from the Creston News Advertiser for this week ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:14 am
  • Creston, Prescott school districts approve consolidation petition

    Creston and Prescott school board members unanimously approved a consolidation petition during the regularly scheduled meetings Monday and Wednesday, ...
    Nov. 20, 2014 - 11:14 am
  • Creston Holiday Giveaway to begin Nov. 28

    Creston's Holiday Giveaway will begin Friday, Nov. 28, and end at the close of business Tuesday, Dec. 16. The drawing will be held 10:30 a.m. Dec. 17 ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 2:18 pm
  • Delay the disease topic of Parkinsons Disease Support Group discussion

    While Parkinsons Disease is not curable, there are some ways to delay its advance and one approach is through regular exercise. Mandy Travis Henderson ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 1:48 pm
  • Methodist Church to host free Thanksgiving dinner

    A community Thanksgiving dinner will be held Thursday, Nov. 27, in fellowship hall at the First United Methodist Church, 400 N. Elm St., Creston. Serv ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 1:46 pm
  • Farm Bill meeting to be held in Corning Dec. 3

    Iowa State University Extension and the USDA Farm Service Agency will host a Farm Bill informational meeting 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Dec. 3 at Corning Comm ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 1:45 pm
  • Greater Regional Medical Center audit released

    Denman and Company, LLP, released an audit report on Greater Regional Medical Center, Creston.Denman ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 1:43 pm
  • Creston Park and Rec supports economic development

    Growth through expanding business and population increases are the key factors in any community’s success and quality of life drives those factors. Qu ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 1:41 pm
  • Quick news: Creston PTO Carnival Friday

    Creston PTO CarnivalThe PTO Carnival at Creston Elementary School is scheduled Friday. The carnival ...
    Nov. 19, 2014 - 11:53 am
  • Reader Poll

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