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• Ecumenical Lenten services continueArea churches in Union and Taylor counties are joining together in each county again to host ecumenical Lenten services. Funeral services today The Union County worship serv …

• Legislative coffee to be held SaturdayCreston Chamber of Commerce invites the community to attend the second legislative coffee of the 2017 legislative session on March 18. Farewell funeral home fresno california The coffee will …

• EU FFA recognized at conferenceAFTON – East Union FFA chapter members were recognized March 4 at the South Central District Leadership Conference. South carolina funeral homes Mara Weis finished her term as a d …

• Creston FFA attends agriculture leadership meetingsPart of being a FFA member is lifelong leadership.


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• Funding will be available for conservation practices in Adair CountyAdair County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) Chair Randy Caviness announced funding will be available for local farmers and landowners to …

• Brackets set for Spartan men’s basketball at NJCAA Division II national tournamentThe NJCAA Division II top-ranked Southwestern Community College Spartans (32-1), begin national tournament play in Danville, Illinois on Tuesday, Marc …

• New look Spartans get late startWhen the Southwestern Community College softball team starts its season in Nashville, Tennessee on Monday against Columbia State, nearly all of the na …

• Michelle Roberts – CrestonMichelle Roberts, 46, of Creston died Saturday, March 11, 2017, at Mercy Medical Center in Centerville. Jackson memorial funeral services jackson ms Private memorial services will be held at a la …

• Michelle Roberts – CrestonMichelle Roberts, 46, of Creston died Saturday, March 11, 2017, at Mercy Medical Center in Centerville. Alternative funeral and cremation services Services are pending at Powers Funeral Home, j …

• Phillip Spriggs – Columbia, Mo.Phillip Ronald Spriggs, 76, passed away Saturday, March 11, 2017, in Columbia, Missouri. All souls funeral home He was born Aug. Best funeral services phoenix 4, 1940, in Creston to Carl and Berna Sprigg …

• Pat Schaefer – GreenfieldPat Schaefer, 83, of Greenfield died Friday, March 10, 2017, at Greenfield Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Greenfield. Legacy funeral home shadeland ave indianapolis Mass of Christian buri …

• Kenneth James – AnkenyKenneth James, 83, of Ankeny passed away Sunday, March 12, 2017, in Ankeny.

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• Dean Stamps – CorningDean Stamps, 87, of Corning died Friday, March 10, 2017, at Corning Specialty Care in Corning. Norris funeral service martinsville va Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Funeral home cleveland oh Wednesday, March 15 …

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• Pat Schaefer – GreenfieldPat Schaefer, 83, of Greenfield died Friday, March 10, 2017, at Greenfield Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Greenfield. Louisiana funeral services Mass of Christian buri …

• Creston Community Schools explains budget alignment measuresAs you may have heard, the Creston Community School District Board of Education recently approved a package of staff reductions to be implemented in t …

• Creston Chamber of Commerce happenings for MarchCreston Chamber of Commerce works very hard to promote and showcase Creston, as well as being a leadership organization, which works to unify and map …

• Habitat for Humanity benefit dance scores big hitOn Saturday evening, Feb. Funeral service salary 11, 110 friends of Habitat for Humanity gathered at the Chicken Inn to celebrate Valentine’s Day and raise money for house N …

• GOP-led Iowa Senate approves 20-week abortion banDES MOINES (AP) — The Republican-controlled Iowa Senate has approved a bill that would ban most abortions in the state after 20 weeks of pregnancy.

• Trial scheduled for Linn County man accused of killing momCEDAR RAPIDS (AP) — A trial in Cedar Rapids has been scheduled for a man accused of killing his mother in their Hiawatha mobile home.

• Former swimming coach gets 5 years for sex with studentFORT DODGE (AP) — A former swimming coach accused of sexually assaulting a teenage student in Fort Dodge has been given five years in prison.

• GOP lawmakers in Iowa advance conservative wish listDES MOINES (AP) — About two months into the session, Republicans have moved quickly to capitalize on their control of both legislative chambers, but p …

• 3 tank cars remain in Iowa creek after fiery derailmentGRAETTINGER (AP) — Authorities say three tanker cars of ethanol remain in a rural creek, three days after a fiery train derailment in northwestern Iow …

• Iowa House OKs bill banning local minimum wage increasesDES MOINES (AP) — The Iowa House has approved a Republican-backed bill that would ban local governments from raising the minimum hourly wage, effectiv …

• Iowa House GOP passes voter ID bill, sends to SenateDES MOINES (AP) — The Republican-controlled House on Thursday approved a voter identification bill, despite criticism from Democrats that the measure …

• Iowa House Republicans ending debate, forcing voter ID voteDES MOINES (AP) — The Republican-controlled Iowa House is ending debate on a voter identification bill and forcing a vote.

• Suicide bomber strikes Damascus justice building, killing 30DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — A suicide bomber detonated his explosives’ vest inside the main judicial building in the Syrian capital on Wednesday, killing a …

• Critics of GOP health bill get ammunition from budget scoreWASHINGTON (AP) — Critics of GOP health care legislation got fresh ammunition from a report that estimates the bill would increase the ranks of the un …

• Republicans set low expectations for health bill cost studyWASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans pushing a plan to dismantle Barack Obama’s health care law are bracing for a Congressional Budget Office analysis widely …

• US adds robust 235K jobs, making Fed rate hike all but sureWASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Nevada funeral services employers added a robust 235,000 jobs in February and raised pay at a healthy pace, making it all but certain that the Federal …

• Seeing red: ‘Day Without a Woman’ celebrates female powerPHILADELPHIA (AP) — American women are staying home from work, zipping up their wallets, wearing red and attending rallies across the country to show …

• GOP push on health plan; conservatives, Democrats oppose itWASHINGTON (AP) — Over the strong objections of key conservatives and Democrats, House Republican leaders are forging ahead with a health care plan th …

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