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  • Photo package: Meals from the Heartland

    Southwestern Community College hosted Meals from the Heartland Thursday for Pay it Forward Week. The event was the largest on record for SWCC, packagi ...
    April 24, 2015 - 11:56 am
  • Technology initiative launched at Creston Schools

    Technology is advancing. Creston Community School District Superintendent Steve McDermott gave a presentation of a new district-wide technology initia ...
    April 24, 2015 - 11:56 am
  • EU superintendent Pam Vogel to resign in June

    East Union Superintendent Pam Vogel has announced she will resign this June to take an assistant superintendent position at Regional School District N ...
    April 24, 2015 - 11:31 am
  • GIS Workshop available in Adair County

    Adair County residents have new tools available to them. Pam Jensen, Adair County assessor, and the Adair County Board of Supervisors have announced c ...
    April 24, 2015 - 11:07 am
  • Diet Pepsi dropping aspartame on customer concerns

    PepsiCo says it's dropping aspartame from Diet Pepsi in response to customer feedback and replacing it with sucralose, another artificial sweetener co ...
    April 24, 2015 - 11:04 am
  • Club news

    Ladies Lakeshore AuxiliaryLadies Lakeshore Auxiliary met April 15.Canasta winners were Wanda Nash, f ...
    April 24, 2015 - 11:01 am
  • Congregate meals

    Creston mealsDateMenu subject to change.Reservations are required the day before. Call 641-782-2447. ...
    April 24, 2015 - 11:04 am
  • Feds move to speed approval for Great Plains wind projects

    Federal officials are moving to speed up their review of wind power projects across the Upper Great Plains in anticipation that the industry will cont ...
    April 24, 2015 - 11:02 am
  • Bird flu cuts into egg, poultry exports in Iowa, Midwest

    Some international trade partners are declining to buy egg and poultry products from Midwestern states that have been affected by a deadly strain of b ...
    April 24, 2015 - 11:02 am
  • CHS calendar

    April 27-May 3 Monday 4:30 p.m. JV boys soccer against Atlantic, here. 6 p.m. varsity boys soccer against Atlantic, here.
    April 24, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • GRMC Auxiliary awards $5,000 in scholarships

    Greater Regional Medical Center Auxiliary recently awarded five, $1,000 scholarships to area applicants pursuing careers in health care.
    April 24, 2015 - 11:56 am
  • Waddingham: Gearing up for PIF Week

    One of my favorite signs of spring is when the magnolia trees erupt into full blossom and the grass springs back to its lively green color.
    April 24, 2015 - 10:01 am
  • Horning awarded best student reporter

    MUNCIE, Ind. — Ball State University senior Payne Horning, a Creston High School graduate, was named best student reporter by Indiana Associated Press ...
    April 23, 2015 - 1:27 pm
  • Crest Baptist to host jewelry sale to benefit women at risk

    Crest Baptist Church, 1211 N. Poplar, will be hosting a Women at Risk, International (WAR) jewelry/accessories party noon to 7 p.m. Tuesday.
    April 23, 2015 - 1:20 pm
  • Secret Church simulcast to be held at Crest Baptist

    Join Crest Baptist Church 6 p.m. to midnight Friday at the church, 1211 N. Poplar, Creston, for the Secret Church simulcast. This intense, six hours o ...
    April 23, 2015 - 1:23 pm
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