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  • 4-H Spotlight

    Clarissa HoffmanHighland HighlightsEighth grade, Mayflower Heritage Christian SchoolWhat has been yo ...
    Feb. 11, 2015 - 11:30 am
  • Adair County Youth Council to host dance

    GREENFIELD — Adair County Youth Council members will be hosting their annual middle school formal dance 7 to 10 p.m. Feb. 21 at Warren Cultural Center ...
    Feb. 11, 2015 - 11:29 am
  • Number 6: Casa De Oro opens in Chariton

    The doors to another Casa De Oro opened earlier this month. Bili Lepe — the owner of the Creston loc ...
    Feb. 13, 2015 - 11:41 am
  • Creston, Prescott school consolidation continues

    More than 20 people were present to witness a motion be approved to send a petition concerning the consolidation of Creston and Prescott school distri ...
    Feb. 11, 2015 - 11:14 am
  • Rep. David Young opens service center in Creston

    Iowa's 3rd Congressional District Representative David Young will be keeping a constituent service center at 208 W. Taylor St., Creston. The center re ...
    Feb. 11, 2015 - 10:53 am
  • Well-Strung to perform at Corning Opera House

    CORNING — Performing to sold out crowds around the world, the Corning Opera House Cultural Center, 800 Davis Ave., Corning, is hosting Well-Strung 7 p ...
    Feb. 10, 2015 - 11:09 am
  • Respite care now offered at Homestead Assisted Living

    Homestead Assisted Living and Memory Care, formerly Prairie View Assisted Living, is now offering respite care services. "Respite care is temporary su ...
    Feb. 13, 2015 - 11:41 am
  • August start date possible for Iowa schools

    Local school districts may have the chance to start Aug. 23 or later, thanks to a compromise discussed by the Iowa House Monday. The compromise comes ...
    Feb. 10, 2015 - 11:17 am
  • Gas tax, mental health dominate first legislative coffee

    Dominating the conversation with Iowa Rep. Jack Drake, R-Griswold, and Iowa Senator Tom Shipley, R-Nodaway, was the possibility of a gas tax to mainta ...
    Feb. 12, 2015 - 11:08 am
  • CNA wins seven awards in INA contest

    The Creston News Advertiser won seven awards in the Iowa Newspaper Association's 2015 Better Newspaper Contests.
    Feb. 9, 2015 - 4:01 pm
  • IPTV brings new library resources to Creston

    JOHNSTON – Children spending time in Creston will have new resources available to help promote the connections between public media and early literacy ...
    Feb. 9, 2015 - 10:56 am
  • Free help available at SWCC for college financial aid

    Iowa students and their families can get free assistance with forms required to file federal financial aid during an Iowa College Goal Sunday event 3 ...
    Feb. 6, 2015 - 10:46 am
  • CFD continues to fill response gap

    The gaps are filling up. Creston Fire Department is home to three more volunteer firefighters, thanks to a continuous effort to fill a response gap fo ...
    Feb. 6, 2015 - 10:09 am
  • CHS calendar

    Feb. 9-14Monday4 p.m. seventh grade girls basketball at Red Oak.4:30 p.m. ninth grade girls basketba ...
    Feb. 6, 2015 - 10:05 am
  • Criminal charges 'not warranted' against Steve Green

    Former Creston Water Works General Manager Steve Green will not face any criminal charges according to a letter from the Iowa Attorney General’s Offic ...
    Feb. 6, 2015 - 10:04 am
  • Reader Poll

    Should state budget cuts include closing mental health facilities in Iowa?
    Yes, if needed
    No. More money should be put toward mental health, not less
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