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  • Quick news: Freedom Rock painting in Union County starts soon

    Ray “Bubba” Sorensen II will be in Creston within the next week to start painting the Union County Freedom Rock.
    Oct. 7, 2014 - 12:08 pm
  • Join in the Healthiest State Walk

    Creston's Healthiest State Walk will be Wednesday. Meet at the Fareway parking lot at 11:15 a.m. The walk will begin at 11:30 a.m.
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 12:42 pm
  • CHS band places top three at Clarinda Jamboree

    CLARINDA — The Creston High School Panther marching band placed second in field and third in the parade competition at the 59th annual Southwest Iowa ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 12:00 pm
  • Photo package: Creston homecoming

    Creston/O-M Panther football team defeats ADM 50-35 in homecoming victory. Senior Bree Daggett named homecoming queen. Gary Bucklin and the late Russe ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 11:52 am
  • Bus drivers forced to travel for CDL drive test

    Creston High School is four drivers short of their typical staff to transport students to and from school for classes and activities.
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 11:08 am
  • Meetings

    Gibson Memorial Library Board of Trustees, 5:15 p.m. today, library.Agenda includes: finance and dir ...
    Oct. 6, 2014 - 10:53 am
  • Creston native to host Beauty In/Beauty Out Awards Tour 2014

    LAS VEGAS — The Beauty In/Beauty Out (BIBO) Tour is headed to Las Vegas. The second stop on the second annual BIBO Tour is debuting in the City of Lig ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 11:13 am
  • Raffle to benefit High Lakes Leadership Initiative, local nonprofits

    The High Lakes Leadership Initiative Board of Directors is conducting a raffle during the month of October to raise additional dollars for the endowme ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Goins honored with Patriot Award

    The Iowa Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a Department of Defense office, announced Darin Goins of Walmart Vision was honored with a ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • SWICO offers opportunity to visit about regional economic development issues with candidates

    The Southwest Iowa Coalition (SWICO) members welcome the public’s participation at its annual legislative forum Oct. 16 at Atlantic Golf and Country C ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 11:07 am
  • SWCC marketing receives regional awards

    The Southwestern Community College (SWCC) marketing department received two Medallion Awards at the District 5 National Council for Marketing and Publ ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • Comedian, hypnotist to perform in Creston

    Kenny Holle, comedian hypnotist, will perform 8 p.m. Oct. 25 at the performing arts center, Southern Prairie YMCA, 1201 W. Townline St. General admiss ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • Harkin to visit SWCC Monday

    Senator Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, will meet with students and faculty at Southwestern Community College (SWCC) 10:15 a.m. Monday to learn about two job trai ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 10:39 am
  • First Friday: The art of Valarie Allen

    Valarie Allen, of Creston, is a self-taught glass artist and has been creating one-of-a-kind objects and jewelry since 2007 under the moniker Barn Art ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • CHS calendar

    Oct. 6-11Monday4:30 p.m. middle school cross country meet at Nodaway Valley (Greenfield).5 p.m. JV/v ...
    Oct. 3, 2014 - 10:37 am
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