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  • Two Newton churches work in Winnebago

    From July 5 - 12, members of First Presbyterian Church of Newton, United Presbyterian Church of Newton and First Presbyterian Church of Brooklyn went ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:26 am
  • United Way of Jasper County names new executive director

    The United Way of Jasper County will have a new face beginning Sept. 3. Jessica Lowe, of Newton, has been named the incoming Executive Director at the ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • District updating more policies in response to LaVera

    The fallout from a California man’s visits to several Newton schools continues to affect policymaking within the Newton Community School District.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • New vet memorial sparks courthouse parking debate

    Although the Jasper County Veteran Memorial was dedicated last month, issues of miscommunication on the project came to the forefront at Tuesday’s Jas ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:48 am
  • McVey to perform at Park Centre

    Jake McVey will sing at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the Park Centre Garden Room.McVey is a country western sin ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:24 am
  • Warner reunion Sept. 13

    The Warner family reunion is set for 4 to 11 p.m. Sept. 13 at the Maytag Park west shelter house. ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:24 am
  • Jasper County, Newton close to being Skilled Iowa Communities

    Both Jasper County and the City of Newton are only 80 people away from becoming two of the largest Skilled Iowa Communities in the state of Iowa.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • State Fair winners

    • AJC Berkshires of Baxter received first place in the purebred truckload division and Champion Purebred Truckload at the the Hawkeye Market Swine sho ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:22 am
  • Water board meets Friday

    The Newton Water Board meets at noon Friday at the Newton Water Treatment Plant for its regular monthly board meeting.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:22 am
  • Tepe's artwork on display at Uncle Nancy's

    Artist Beth Tepe of Newton is showing her paintings and pottery through Sept. 17 at Uncle Nancy’s in downtown Newton.  
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:22 am
  • Sacred Heart welcomes new director

    Sacred Heart Catholic Church announced Joe Fey as the new Director of Faith Formation position beginning Tuesday. Fey will be a full-time staff member ...
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 11:13 am
  • Case of fake 'Twilight' actor set for November trial

    A California man accused of luring two teenagers away from their homes using Facebook messages and a guise that he was an actor from the “Twilight” mo ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:14 am
  • ‘True Blue 22’ Bowlful of Blues set for Saturday

    Just before last year’s Bowlful of Blues festival, co-headliner and guitar virtuoso John Primer declared that “the Blues was coming to town.”
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • New barn to give PCM ag students hands on experience

    MONROE — Hands on is the way Nicole Gent likes to approach teaching, and this style is incredibly efficient when teaching students about agriculture.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:17 am
  • Newton school district’s new tip line active

    In a manner of 15 seconds, a person can anonymously notify four members of the Newton Community School District’s administrative team about potential ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:15 am
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