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  • College news

    Buena Vista UniversitySTORM LAKE — The following students from the Creston News Advertiser area grad ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 11:12 am
  • Pi, Beta Kappa Chapters continue convention planning

    STUART — Sherri Nissen, Pi Chapter, and Lois Frederick and Karen Tussey, Beta Kappa Chapter, of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, met Feb. 21 a ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 11:11 am
  • Author to sign, read books March 7 at Warren Center

    GREENFIELD — Author LaVina Vanorny-Barcus of Madrid will be reading and signing books at Ed & Eva’s, in the Warren Cultural Center in Greenfield, 10 a ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 11:08 am
  • Youth fun fair to let children explore 4-H project areas

    CORNING — A youth fun fair for children in grades third through eighth will be held on 9 a.m. to noon March 14 at Corning Elementary School.
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 11:05 am
  • Table top exercise planned

    Union County Healthcare Coalition is holding a table top exercise 1 to 5 p.m. March 11 at Southwestern Community College room 180.
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 11:06 am
  • Creston pawn shop features rare plane crash photos

    How did three photos of a historic plane crash in Clear Lake end up in a Creston pawn shop? The story almost reads like a segment of Antiques Roadshow ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 11:44 am
  • CHS calendar

    March 2-7Monday7 p.m. varsity boys substate basketball.Tuesday7 p.m. CHS vocal concert.WednesdayOne ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 10:52 am
  • Community Lenten services continue

    The next community Lenten service sponsored by Union County Ministerial Alliance will be 5 p.m. Sunday at Life Church Assembly of God, 417 Wyoming Ave ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 11:09 am
  • Creston area Bloodmobile collects 101 units

    Creston area Bloodmobile was held Monday at Trinity Lutheran Church. One hundred six people presented to donate, 10 people were deferred and five gave ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 11:08 am
  • SWCC offers additional scholarships for students

    The Southwestern Community College (SWCC) Education Foundation is offering an additional ten annual scholarships, through the H. Dale and Lois Bright ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 11:07 am
  • Child care provider training scheduled

    Child care providers and interested parents or grandparents are invited to an upcoming professional development opportunity in Creston. The workshop, ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 11:05 am
  • College news

    Iowa WesternCommunity CollegeCOUNCIL BLUFFS — Iowa Western Community College officials announced tha ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 11:03 am
  • Cromwell Women's Fellowship to host dinner

    Cromwell Women's Fellowship is hosting a dinner noon March 5 at Cromwell Church. The public is welcome.
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 11:02 am
  • Throwback Thursday

    Today is Feb. 26, the 57th day of the year. There are 308 days left in 2015. Below are news items from the Creston News Advertiser for this week (Feb. ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 10:58 am
  • NVHS student wins state volunteer award for greenhouse

    GREENFIELD — In less than a year, a greenhouse at Nodaway Valley High School was built, the brain child of Nodaway Valley senior Mark Baudler. But, it ...
    Feb. 26, 2015 - 10:58 am
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