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  • He's back

    Steve Stults drew a pitching wedge from his bag last month, squared his stance and lofted his golf ball straight up the hill on hole No. 1 at Crestmoo ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:45 am
  • CodeRED

    The more you know could save your life. That is the thought behind CodeRED, a high-speed mass-communication notification system.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 2:15 pm
  • Station demolished, construction underway at Corning Volunteer Fire Department

    Construction is underway on Corning Fire Department’s new fire station.The new station will be locat ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:45 am
  • Throwback

    Today is Aug. 21, 2014, the 233th day of the year. There are 132 days left in 2014. Below are news items from the Creston News Advertiser for this wee ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 11:14 am
  • New year, new faces at Creston Schools

    There will be 15 new faces floating around the Creston school buildings this year. Meet these educators and read some background about each one.
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 12:54 pm
  • Record-breaking harvest expected for corn, soybeans

    It is shaping up to be another record-breaking year for farmers. The U.S Department of Agriculture u ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 12:54 pm
  • The Spotlight State Fair Tumbling Team places fourth

    Twenty-eight tumblers from The Spotlight State Fair Tumbling Team competed at the Iowa State Fair Tumbling Meet Aug. 16 at the Youth Inn on the Iowa S ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 11:48 am
  • Missionary couple to speak at Lorimor First Church of God

    1994 East Union graduate Alison (Turner) Emery and her husband Giles Emery will be speaking about their upcoming missionary service in Kenya 7 p.m. Sa ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 11:19 am
  • U.S. Cellular will reward $1 million to teachers

    U.S. Cellular will donate $1 million to fund classroom projects through its Calling All Teachers program. Iowa public school teachers are encouraged t ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 12:49 pm
  • Lincoln-to-Seldin: 37 speak at Tuesday's public hearing

    Thirty seven people — 12 for selling the Lincoln School property to Seldin Company and 25 against — spoke during a two-hour public hearing in the meal ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 12:50 pm
  • Funding available for small business in Adams County

    CORNING — Have an idea for a small business? Perhaps you already have one and would like to expand? Do you have a business plan? Perhaps you need assi ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 12:49 pm
  • Summer day camps well attended

    Union County Extension, in partnership with its AmeriCorps members, hosted eight different day camps for youths throughout the summer.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 12:47 pm
  • Expanded story: Council sells Lincoln School to Seldin Company

    Creston City Council voted 6-1 Tuesday evening in favor of selling the Lincoln School property to Seldin Company of Omaha, Neb., for $10,000.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 1:06 pm
  • Humor, caregiver advice topic of support group meeting

    This Thursday's meeting of the Creston Area Parkinson Disease Support Group will have two breakout sessions.The sessions will be 10 a.m. at Crest Bapt ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 10:30 am
  • Results: DeBoer Family Disc Golf Tournament

    Twenty-two people participated in the fifth annual DeBoer Family Disc Golf Tournament held Saturday at McKinley Park.
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 4:16 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Will both Iowa and Iowa State football teams win their first game?
    Yes
    No. Only ISU will win.
    No. Only Iowa will win.
    No. Neither team will win.