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  • Become a Friend of 4-H Record Keeper

    GREENFIELD — Record-keeping skills are an important life skill. Many 4-H alumni credit their experiences keeping a 4-H record book with helping them m ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 7:53 am
  • Trial date set in Bedford murder case

    First-degree murder charges were dropped against Cindy Lou Malson, 47, of Bedford, and charges still remain against Zachary J. Curtis Malson, 24, of B ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 12:03 pm
  • Adams Street Espresso under new management

    One of uptown Creston’s staple businesses will undergo a major transition Oct. 1.New managers Rick a ...
    Sept. 30, 2014 - 3:33 pm
  • Uptown Creston Food Crawl planned

    Uptown Creston Food Crawl will be 4 to 7 p.m. Oct. 18 in Uptown Creston. This is a celebration of locally sourced foods.
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 1:58 pm
  • CHS Inc. donates $2,500 to local charities

    CHS Inc. — North America’s leading farmer-owned cooperative and a global energy, grains and foods company — presented five Creston organizations nomin ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 2:04 pm
  • Throwback Thursday

    Today is Sept. 25, 2014, the 268th day of the year. There are 97 days left in 2014. Below are news items from the Creston News Advertiser for this wee ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 1:47 pm
  • Gospel quartet to perform Sunday

    Life Church, Assembly of God, 417 Wyoming Ave., Creston, will have "Sounds of Inspiration," a Southern gospel men's quartet from Newton, coming to min ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 12:42 pm
  • College news

    Des Moines Area Community CollegeDes Moines Area Community College (DMACC) students from the Creston ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 12:41 pm
  • City's traffic safety improvement project 65% complete

    A traffic safety improvement project currently being completed at the Elm Street and New York Avenue railroad crossings in uptown Creston is about 65 ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 2:06 pm
  • White House: Holder resigning as attorney general

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Eric Holder, who served as the public face of the Obama administration’s legal fight against terrorism and weighed in on issues of r ...
    Sept. 26, 2014 - 10:24 am
  • A different kind of Panther pride

    Jana Johnson has shown her Panther pride even after graduating from Creston High School by being active in her college's organizations, and being one ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:51 am
  • Panther Lanes under new management

    Panther Lanes has reopened this month under new management. Mike Monroe, general manager, said many ...
    Sept. 25, 2014 - 11:51 am
  • Applications being accepted for 2015-16 savings incentive program

    AMES — Are you a beginning or aspiring farmer who could benefit from a network of experienced farmers and a savings match while creating a successful ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 3:16 pm
  • Oncology, hematology now offered in Adair County

    GREENFIELD — Adair County Health System is adding services to Adair County Medical Clinics and Adair County Memorial Hospital. Beginning this month, A ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 3:14 pm
  • 4-H records due Oct. 1 in Adair County

    GREENFIELD — Record keeping is one of the experiences unique to the 4-H program. Throughout the year members are encouraged to set goals and record th ...
    Sept. 24, 2014 - 3:15 pm
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