Friday, December 06, 2019

WINFIELD - The Columbus-Winfield-Mt. Union wrestling team pinned Mt. Pleasant in the season-opening dual for both teams on Tuesday night. ...

Friday, December 06, 2019

WASHINGTON - Downtown parking, a brick paving survey and a new location for the next meeting were all approved at the Washington City ...

Friday, December 06, 2019

WASHINGTON - Luiza Dasilva will celebrate her 99th birthday on Sunday, Dec. 8. She would appreciate cards ant notes of well wishes. They ...

Friday, December 06, 2019

Another fine November feast was enjoyed by the cottagers at their monthly potluck social, Monday, November 25, 2019. The tables were ...

Friday, December 06, 2019
By Jacob Chung, The Union  

The Henry County Health Center Foundation awarded $10,000 in grants to groups in the area working on health related projects this year. ...

Friday, December 06, 2019

Mary F. Long, formerly from Olds, Mt. Pleasant and Crawfordsville, will be celebrating her 101st birthday on Sunday, Dec. 22. Birthday ...

Friday, December 06, 2019

NEW LONDON - There was no let down for the New London wrestling team on Thurdsay on Tuesday. Two days after going 1-2 in a marquee ...

Thursday, December 05, 2019

Information is collected from Henry, Jefferson and Washington county law enforcement agencies. As with any criminal case a charge is ...

Friday, December 06, 2019

FAIRFIELD - On November 11, Iowa State University Extension's 4-H volunteers from Jefferson County participated in a training titled '4-H ...

Friday, December 06, 2019

The public is invited to attend the Fairfield Cultural Alliance's Annual Arts & Culture Celebration Tuesday, Dec. 10, at ICON Gallery in ...

Friday, December 06, 2019

First United Methodist Church in Fairfield will host its annual tenderloin meal Friday, Dec. 6 from 5-7 p.m. at 201 North Court Street. ...

Thursday, December 05, 2019

Congregate meals are served at 11:30 a.m. weekdays at Fairfield Community Center. Reservations are required one day in advance at the ...

Thursday, December 05, 2019
By Bill Monroe, Union Correspondent  

WASHINGTON - The Washington County Board of Supervisors heard budget requests for increased funding from the Washington Economic ...

Thursday, December 05, 2019

FAIRFIELD - Fairfield High School's video game team is more than off the ground. It's soaring across the state of Iowa. ...

Thursday, December 05, 2019
By Ashley Duong, The Union  

SALEM - It will be a homecoming like no other when Cali Wilson returns to Salem on Monday, Dec. 9. A group of dedicated local supporters ...

Wednesday, December 04, 2019

MT. PLEASANT - More than 570 Henry County residents have signed a petition in favor of creating an ordinance that would allow the use of ...

Friday, December 06, 2019

Area teams excelled on the offensive side of the ball, but defense is a vital component to a football game. ...

Friday, December 06, 2019

COLUMBUS JUNCTION - An early season game between a team that was winless last season and a team that is ranked third in Class 1A had the ...

Friday, December 06, 2019

COLUMBUS JUNCTION - Effort is something that one does not need talent to have. That is the philosophy of Columbus High School boys ...

Wednesday, December 04, 2019

It was a busy day in Southeast Iowa on Tuesday night with over 20 games going on involving area teams. Listed below are recaps of area ...

Friday, December 06, 2019

FAIRFIELD - The First Presbyterian Church in Fairfield will host a deacon meeting at 9:15 a.m. Sunday with worship and communion happening ...

Friday, December 06, 2019
By Pastor Dave Forrester  

Tis the season for advent; in fact this Sunday we will be lighting the peace candle. Peace is such an exciting and disappointing subject, ...

Friday, December 06, 2019
By Rev. Jim Hughes  

II. Cor. 5:14-15 Whatever we do, it is because Christ's love controls us. Since we believe that Christ died for everyone, we also believe ...

Friday, December 06, 2019

The weekly church services were provided by Pastor Rick Zickefoose, at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24, in the Epworth Chapel. The sermon was ...

Wednesday, December 04, 2019

To the editor, ...

Wednesday, December 04, 2019
By Jacob Chung, The Union  

Hello Washington, Iowa! I'm Jacob, a recent implant in town. Maybe you've seen me at Walmart with a cart full of kitchen and bathroom ...

Tuesday, December 03, 2019
By Curt Swarm  

With the eating season upon us - Thanksgiving through Easter - here is where Ginnie and I like to eat in southeast Iowa (and beyond): The ...

Monday, December 02, 2019
By Gloria Yoder  

Good morning from the Yoder's home to yours. ...

Friday, December 06, 2019

Age: 76

Streator

Funeral date:
N/A

Friday, December 06, 2019

Age: 74

Hanover

Funeral date:
10:30 a.m. Dec. 9, Law-Jones Funeral Home, Hanover

Law-Jones Funeral Home

Friday, December 06, 2019

Age: 24

Fairfield

Funeral date:
2 p.m. Saturday, 12/7, Northgate Missionary Alliance, Ottumwa

Behner Funeral Home

Thursday, December 05, 2019

Age: 85

Salem

Funeral date:
10:30 a.m., Monday, 12/9, at Faith Christian Outreach Church, Mount Pleasant

Olson-Powell Memorial Chapel

Thursday, December 05, 2019

Age: 72

Washington

Funeral date:
2 p.m., Sunday, 12/8, at Jones & Eden Funeral Home, Washington

Jones & Eden Funeral Home

Wednesday, December 04, 2019

Age: 53

Ainsworth

Funeral date:
Private

Jones & Eden Funeral Home