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  • College news

    DECORAH—Sophomore Kathryn Ehrsam of Greenfield and junior Hannah Maxa of Lenox have been named to the 2016 spring semester dean's list.
    July 1, 2016 - 12:05 pm
  • P.E.O. holds convention

    Jodi Emerson, delegate from Chapter AZ, Iowa, and Marcia Riley, delegate from Chapter LG, Iowa, attended the 124th-annual convention of Iowa State Cha ...
    July 1, 2016 - 11:17 am
  • Club news

    Jessica, Nancy and Rhonda attended the monthly meeting of Greater Regional Medical Center (GRMC) Auxiliary Gift Buying Committee. They approved the Ma ...
    July 1, 2016 - 11:17 am
  • Congregate meals

    Creston mealsJuly 4–8Menu subject to change.Reservations are required the day before. Call 641-782-2 ...
    July 1, 2016 - 11:17 am
  • School lunches

    Southwest Valley - summer menuMonday: July 4 - no lunch.Tuesday: chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes, b ...
    July 1, 2016 - 11:16 am
  • CHS calendar

    July 5–10Tuesday10 a.m. ninth baseball double header at Chariton.5:30 p.m. JV baseball game at Winte ...
    July 1, 2016 - 11:15 am
  • Free blood pressure clinic in Prescott

    PRESCOTT — Taylor County Public Health - Adams County branch will hold a free blood pressure clinic from 9 to 10 a.m. Friday, July 8, at the city hall ...
    July 1, 2016 - 11:15 am
  • Green Valley Lake microcystin levels still high

    The Iowa Department of Natural Resources testing results for Green Valley Lake near Creston show microcystin blue-green algae levels are still high th ...
    July 1, 2016 - 11:16 am
  • 'Yankee Doodle Pops' to be televised on Mediacom to celebrate July 4

    DES MOINES – The Des Moines Symphony will perform its 23rd-annual "Yankee Doodle Pops" concert on July 1, and Mediacom will televise the performance t ...
    July 1, 2016 - 11:14 am
  • Free culinary adventure for kids

    ORIENT – Kids, ages 10 to 14, can learn about cooking from a professional chef during the Cooking for Kids culinary class on Monday, July 18, at Henry ...
    July 1, 2016 - 11:14 am
  • First Friday

    A pink, lacy dress adorned with sparkling crystals sits on display for today's First Friday viewing of local artists from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Creston: ...
    July 1, 2016 - 12:03 pm
  • Recycle bins no longer at Fareway

    Union County Board of Supervisors announces the recycle bins will no longer be available at the Creston Fareway location beginning July 1.
    July 1, 2016 - 11:13 am
  • Fourth of July weekend events planned

    Bedford: Saturday, July 2 at Bedford Bibbins City Park – 8 a.m.: registration for sand-volleyball tournament; 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.: dunk tank and bounce h ...
    July 1, 2016 - 11:13 am
  • New ownership in store for A & G Pizza Steakhouse and Lounge

    One of uptown Creston's restaurants, A & G Pizza Steakhouse and Lounge, will soon pass into the hands of new ownership.
    July 1, 2016 - 11:41 am
  • Five Minutes with Mike McCabe, CHS softball coach

    HOW DID YOU END UP IN SOUTHWEST IOWA? I needed a higher paying job. I was teaching at a parochial school in Davenport and got a job at Orient-Macksbur ...
    July 1, 2016 - 11:54 am
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