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  • St. Francis Manor announces land purchase, new development

    GRINNELL — St. Francis Manor Board Member Fran Conn and Landowner Bill Tish recently worked together to facilitate St. Francis Manor’s purchase of fou ...
    July 30, 2014 - 10:48 am
  • Iowa ag officials advocating summer fill ups for propane users

    Winter is coming, and after last year’s brutal bout with Mother Nature, Iowa agriculture officials are advising consumers to fill up their propane tan ...
    July 30, 2014 - 10:42 am
  • Optimae invites public to open house Thursday

    Optimae Life Services of Jasper County is inviting the public to its open house from 4 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday at its new location, 1730 First Ave. E. i ...
    July 30, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • Hunter Mansion hosts luncheon and golf outing Thursday

    The Hunter Mansion is hosting a Ladies Luncheon & Golf  Outing beginning with lunch at 11 a.m. Thursday.
    July 30, 2014 - 10:36 am
  • Facilities meeting at PCM Middle School

    A PCM facilities meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Aug. 6 in the middle school auditorium in Prairie City. The public is encouraged to attend this inform ...
    July 30, 2014 - 10:36 am
  • Newton Head Start announces income eligibility guidelines for free, reduced price meals

    Newton Head Start has announced its sponsorship of the Child and Adult Care Food Program.Meals are p ...
    July 30, 2014 - 10:35 am
  • Learning activities planned at Lake Red Rock

    Upcoming programs and activities at Lake Red Rock include the following:• Finding Your Way — 10 a.m. ...
    July 30, 2014 - 10:35 am
  • Mid Iowa Antique Power Association annual show this weekend

    The Mid Iowa Antique Power Association will celebrate its 30th annual show Friday through Sunday at the showgrounds, located eight miles west of Marsh ...
    July 30, 2014 - 10:35 am
  • Kellogg UMC hosts free pizza dinner

    The Kellogg United Methodist Church will host a free pizza supper at 6 p.m. Saturday. The community is invited to join the group for pizza, salad and ...
    July 30, 2014 - 10:28 am
  • Foursquare Church hosts Ball Game Night

    Newton Foursquare Church invites the public to attend Ball Game Night from 6:30 to 8 p.m. August 13, the Newton Foursquare Church.
    July 30, 2014 - 10:28 am
  • First Baptist Church hosts youth overnighter

    The First Baptist Church of Newton will host its annual Youth Group All-Nighter beginning at 6 p.m. Aug. 8, and ending at 10:30 a.m. Aug. 9.
    July 30, 2014 - 10:28 am
  • Newton man sentenced on child pornography charges

    A Newton man was sentenced Monday to 14 years in prison on federal child pornography charges.Arleigh ...
    July 29, 2014 - 7:10 pm
  • School board members express concern before approving new bus purchase

    While the public may not have made any input, several members of the Newton Community School District Board of Education raised questions about purcha ...
    July 29, 2014 - 11:21 am
  • Poker Run raises $5,000 for mammograms

    The Ride 4 Time Poker Run raised approximately $5,000 for women to receive free mammograms at Skiff Medical Center in Newton and the Marshalltown Medi ...
    July 29, 2014 - 11:18 am
  • Thrivent Financial for Lutherans supports NHS Fabric Closet

    The Jasper County Chapter of Thrivent Financial For Lutherans, a fraternal society, recently supported the Newton Senior High School Fabric Closet thr ...
    July 29, 2014 - 11:19 am
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