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  • Green Hills AEA to provide paraeducator certification training in Creston

    Green Hills AEA is offering the Iowa Paraeducator Generalist Certificate course in Creston beginning Jan. 17. This course will provide instruction for ...
    Jan. 12, 2015 - 11:17 am
  • CHS calendar

    Jan. 12-17Monday4 p.m. eighth grade boys basketball against Red Oak, here, middle school; seventh gr ...
    Jan. 9, 2015 - 11:51 am
  • Corning’s $1.5 million fire station nearly complete

    CORNING — Construction is almost complete on Corning Fire Department's new station. Construction on the building has been happening since May 2014, bu ...
    Jan. 16, 2015 - 12:56 pm
  • Presbyterian Church to host soup supper

    First Presbyterian Church, 702 W. Prairie, will host a homemade soup supper 4:30 to 7 p.m. Monday.Co ...
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 12:48 pm
  • UCC Church food distribution to be held Sundays

    Starting Sunday, Jan. 18, UCC Congregational Church, 501 W. Montgomery, will be distributing food from the food pantry 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be ...
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 12:47 pm
  • Prime Time Connection luncheon planned

    Creston Prime Time Connection, affiliated with Stonecroft Ministries, invites all women to a luncheon 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday at First United M ...
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 12:47 pm
  • Greater Regional Medical Center Auxiliary scholarship applications available

    Greater Regional Medical Center Auxiliary will be awarding five, $1,000 scholarships to students pursuing careers in health care in 2015. The Auxiliar ...
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 12:46 pm
  • Businessmen against city's proposed franchise fee

    Two businessmen voiced their opposition Tuesday evening to the 5 percent franchise fee currently being proposed by the city of Creston.
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 11:20 am
  • Throwback Thursday

    Today is Jan. 8, the eighth day of the year. There are 357 days left in 2015. Below are news items from the Creston News Advertiser for this week (Jan ...
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 11:30 am
  • Local organizations take flu precautions

    This winter, influenza has hit particularly hard. But, local schools and day cares have taken precautions to prevent the spread of the influenza virus ...
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 11:30 am
  • Union County eliminates bounty for gopher feet

    The Union County Board of Supervisors decided to nix the bounty for gopher feet during Friday's meeting at the Union County Courthouse.
    Jan. 8, 2015 - 11:03 am
  • Farm accounting books available

    GREENFIELD — Adair County Extension has the “Better Farm Accounting” orange books in stock. The orange book is a popular tool used by farmers to track ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 11:25 am
  • USDA Rural Development to present revolving loan fund workshop

    DES MOINES — Bill Menner, USDA Rural Development state director in Iowa, announces agency staff will be presenting nine workshops in January to help r ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 11:24 am
  • Dance classes offered at Warren Center

    GREENFIELD — Learn to dance at the Warren Cultural Center in Greenfield. Experienced dance instructors Aimee and Jerry Reynolds are offering two adult ...
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 11:24 am
  • Empowering Adair County Foundation present grand awards

    GREENFIELD — Empowering Adair County Foundation presented grant awards totaling $89,793.15 last Monday.
    Jan. 7, 2015 - 11:23 am
  • Reader Poll

    Who will win this year's Super Bowl?
    New England Patriots
    Seattle Seahawks
    I don't care. I watch for the commercials.