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  • Local author reading at NPL today

    The Newton Public Library will be hosting Iowa Christian fiction author and Jasper County native Sheryl Carter at 2 p.m. today in the library meeting ...
    July 23, 2014 - 12:13 pm
  • Newton Main Street to host social hour at First Ave. Speakeasy

    Newton Main Street will host a social hour from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the First Ave. Speakeasy, 109 First Ave. W. in Newton.
    July 23, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • Skiff board to meet Thursday

    The Skiff Medical Center Board of Trustees will meet at 11 a.m. Thursday in the Skiff board conference room.
    July 23, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • Beatles tribute band The Return to play in Marshalltown

    Beatles tribute band The Return will perform at 7 p.m. Aug. 22 in the Marshalltown High School auditorium.
    July 23, 2014 - 11:23 am
  • Sweet Corn Feed in Prairie City Aug. 2

    The eighth annual free Prairie City Sweet Corn Feed will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 2 at Garden Square in Prairie City.
    July 23, 2014 - 11:23 am
  • Newton Civil Service Commission to meet

    The Newton Civil Service Commission will meet at 5:30 p.m. Thursday in the Newton City Hall Council Chambers.
    July 23, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • Loebsack encourages students to apply for fall internships

    U.S. Rep. Dave Loebsack has announced his office is accepting applications from Iowa college students to participate in a Congressional internship pro ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:23 am
  • Drivers dodge, duck, dip, dive and dodge

    GRIMES — The five D’s of dodgeball included drivers Tuesday.NASCAR Nationwide Series drivers Ty Dill ...
    July 23, 2014 - 12:21 pm
  • Thorpe accepts new position in Dallas

    The Rev. John A. Thorpe will soon be leaving St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Newton. Thorpe has be ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:07 am
  • Mingo UMC hosts annual ice cream social

    The Mingo United Methodist Church is hosting its Annual Ice Cream Social from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday at the Mingo Community Center, located at 202 W. Ma ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • First Lutheran hosts annual corn boil

    First Lutheran Church is inviting everyone to attend its annual corn boil event from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the church’s fellowship hall.
    July 23, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • Pleasant View UMC hosts annual potluck

    The Pleasant View United Methodist Church hosts its annual potluck picnic at approximately noon Sunday at the church, located at 8454 S. 28th Ave. E. ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • First Christian Church hosts VBS in August

    The First Christian Church is hosting its annual Vacation Bible School from 5:15 to 7:45 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 3, to Thursday, Aug. 7, at the church, loca ...
    July 23, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • Newton couple happy to rebuild after fire

    Last year, Rena Miller and her partner, Linda Roovart, faced every homeowners biggest nightmare when they  lost everything in a fire at the home they ...
    July 22, 2014 - 11:07 am
  • Celebrating 'Country Pride'

    The Jasper County Fair Parade brought hundreds of county residents to the streets of Colfax on Monday night as the 45-minute show celebrated this year ...
    July 22, 2014 - 11:11 am
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