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  • Marion B. Webster

    Marion B. (Venn) Webster, 88, of Mingo, formerly of Des Moines, died on Monday, Dec. 15, 2014, at her home in Mingo. A funeral service will be at 11 a ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 12:14 pm
  • James “Jim” W. Brock

    James (Jim) Wiley Brock, 73, of Newton, died Friday, Dec. 5, 2014.Jim was born in Mound Prairie Town ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 12:15 pm
  • Dennis Sabin

    Dennis Sabin, 63, of Newton, died Monday, Dec. 15, 2014. A services will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 19  at the Pence-Reese Funeral Home in Newton.
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 11:44 am
  • Police Blotter

    Newton Police Department• Richard Norton, 35, of Cameron, was arrested on a warrant for failure to a ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 11:43 am
  • Eldon G. “Tex” Mellott

    Eldon G. “Tex” Mellott, 68, of Mexico, Mo., died at 2:49 a.m., Friday, Dec. 12, 2014, at SMS Health-St. Mary’s Hospital-Audrain. A graveside service w ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 11:10 am
  • E. Nadine Schwartz

    E. Nadine (Versteegh) Schwartz, 84, of Newton, formerly of Kellogg, died Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, at the Skiff Medical Center in Newton.
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Bentley Martin Walker

    Ashley Peercy and Jacob Walker, of Newton, are pleased to announce the birth of their son, Bentley Martin, born Dec. 14, 2014, at Skiff Medical Center ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 10:48 am
  • Dennis Sabin

    Dennis Sabin, of Newton, died Monday, Dec. 15, 2014. Services are pending at Pence-Reese Funeral Home in Newton.
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 10:47 am
  • Police Blotter

    Newton Police Department• Austin J. Hurt, 19, of Newton, is charged with driving while license suspe ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 11:01 am
  • Carolyn E. Beal

    Carolyn E. Beal, 76, of Newton, died Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, at Heritage Manor Nursing Home. A funeral service will be at 11 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 18 at ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 11:40 am
  • Norma Jeanne Smith

    Norma Jeanne Smith, 89, of Newton, died Friday, Dec. 12, 2014, at Newton Healthcare. A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 17 at the W ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 11:41 am
  • Jeanne L. Fales

    Jeanne L. Fales, 89, of Marshalltown, formerly of Newton, died Saturday evening, Dec. 13, 2014, at the Marshalltown Medical & Surgical Center in Marsh ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Nadine E. Schwartz

    Nadine E. Schwartz, 84, of Newton, died Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, at Skiff Medical Center. A funeral service will be at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 17 at ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Gertrude Hites

    Gertrude “Gertie” Hites, 88, of Newton, died Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, at Taylor House Hospice in Des Moines. A visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Tue ...
    Dec. 15, 2014 - 10:59 am
  • Police Blotter

    Newton Police Department• Zakk H. Weatherly, 18, of Newton, is charged with second-degree theft and ...
    Dec. 12, 2014 - 10:56 am
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