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  • Cooper offering private driver's ed classes

    Area students will now have the opportunity to take driver’s ed classes throughout the year in Creston.
    Oct. 18, 2017 - 11:08 am
  • Council briefly begins discussion on truck route

    Creston City Council discussed the possibility of a designated truck route through town during Tuesday’s regular meeting following a comment in the pu ...
    Oct. 18, 2017 - 11:06 am
  • O-M students, staff reap benefits of technology

    Extensive use of technology is allowing students and staff at Orient-Macksburg Schools to connect like never before.
    Oct. 18, 2017 - 10:43 am
  • VFW national essay contest underway

    The VFW also sponsors a national essay contest for students in grades 6-8, known as the Patriots Pen.
    Oct. 18, 2017 - 10:44 am
  • Groumoutis to oversee farmers market program

    Southern Iowa Resource Conservation and Development’s local foods program, Southern Iowa Local Foods Initiative (SILFI), was recently awarded a $24,00 ...
    Oct. 18, 2017 - 10:42 am
  • Library news

    “Beginning drawing” continues from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 28, at the library. Bring your drawing supplies and join in. Open to high school stud ...
    Oct. 18, 2017 - 10:43 am
  • Changes with Adair County Home Care Services

    Adair County Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees has announced it will be partnering with HCI Care Services and Visiting Nurse Services of Iowa (HCI/V ...
    Oct. 18, 2017 - 10:42 am
  • Double K Ranch ranked 10th in Angus registrations

    Double K Ranch of Afton ranked as 10th largest in registering the most Angus beef cattle in Iowa with the American Angus Association during fiscal yea ...
    Oct. 18, 2017 - 10:43 am
  • McDermott updates board on major projects, health

    Creston Community School District Superintendent Steve McDermott continues to work on a survey that will be sent out to the public regarding a list of ...
    Oct. 17, 2017 - 11:28 am
  • Public safety gets a boost from the Alliant Energy Foundation

    Public safety efforts in 24 communities received $24,700 from the Alliant Energy Foundation. Creston Police Department received $1,000 for trauma kits ...
    Oct. 17, 2017 - 11:13 am
  • Lenox dismisses early Friday over threatening note

    LENOX – Lenox High School dismissed its students early Friday after the school received a threatening letter.
    Oct. 16, 2017 - 11:23 am
  • Audlehelm joins CNA newsroom staff

    Tyra Audlehelm has joined the Creston News Advertiser staff as staff reporter, covering the Union County Board of Supervisors beat and writing feature ...
    Oct. 16, 2017 - 11:21 am
  • Library news

    Story time will be held 10 a.m. on the first and third Wednesdays of the month. The next story time will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 18.
    Oct. 16, 2017 - 10:58 am
  • Local citizen receives Governor’s Volunteer Award

    Tammy Ross of Afton received a Governor’s Volunteer Award from Governor Kim Reynolds and Lt. Governor Adam Gregg during a special recognition ceremony ...
    Oct. 16, 2017 - 10:58 am
  • Haunted Halloween Hike

    Join the Ringgold County Conservation Board (RCCB) for a Haunted Halloween Hike Saturday, Oct. 21, at the Dragoon Trace Nature Center at Poe Hollow Pa ...
    Oct. 16, 2017 - 10:58 am
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