Attention all Newton County residents. The 911 addressing office is requesting that you call the office at 870-446-2966, Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., to get your 911 address.
The Newton County Farmers Market open Wednesdays, from 9 a.m. until noon in front of the County Extension Office, 504 Court Street, in Jasper; Fridays, at the courthouse square from 9 a.m. until noon.
Jasper Kiwanis Club meets 11:30 a.m. on Wednesdays at the Ozark Cafe.
Al-Anon meeting every Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Methodist Fellowship Hall, 400 Clark Street, Jasper. We are a support group for family and friends of alcoholics. For more information call 479-857-8281 or 712-898-8390.
Independent Order of Odd Fellows meetings the second and fourth Friday with social hour at 6:30 p.m. Call 870-447-2600 for membership information. www.ioof.org
Newton County Chamber of Commerce's regular monthly meeting is on the third Thursday. The next meeting is at noon on Thursday, Aug. 15, at The Ozark Cafe.
The Jasper City Council normally meets at City Hall on the third Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. The next meeting is Aug. 15.
Hunter Education Course Saturday, Aug. 17, at the Carroll electric Co-op in Jasper, from 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Wood Motor Company Truck Pull at the Newton County Fairgrounds, 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17. Parking $1. Admission: Adults $8, kids 6-12, $5, 5 and under free.
Newton County Fair exhibit check-in Sunday, Aug. 18, from 1-5 p.m. This includes all exhibits and livestock.
Newton County Fair Livestock Show at the fairgrounds livestock barn, 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 19.
Jasper Board of Education meets the third Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at the Jasper School Library. The next meeting will be held on Monday, Aug. 19.
Newton County Fair Tuesday, Aug. 20. Buildings open 5-8 p.m. Buyers dinner at 6 p.m. Sale begins at 7 p.m. Cookie Jar Scholarship Auction during the premium sale. All livestock entries will be released after the sale.
Campbell Edgmon Post 93 of the American Legion and the Women's Auxiliary meetings are held on the third Tuesday of each month. The next meeting is Aug. 20, at 6 p.m., with a pot luck dinner before the meeting.
Newton County Fair, Wednesday, Aug. 21 - Closed.
Newton County Fair, Thursday, Aug. 22, 7 p.m. Mutton Bustin', 8 p.m., John Villines Memorial Bull Jam. Parking $1. Admission: Adults, $8, kids 6-12, $5 and free for kids 5 and under.
Newton County Fair, Friday, Aug. 23, 7 p.m., Mutton Bustin', 8 p.m. Ramsey Motor Company Rodeo. Parking $1. Admission, Adults, $8. Kids 6-12, $5. Kids 5 and under , free.
Newton County Fair, Saturday, Aug 24, 3 p.m., fair parade. Line up at Jasper School. 7 p.m., Mutton Bustin', 8 p.m. Ramsey Motor Company Rodeo. Parking $1. Admission, Adults, $8. Kids 6-12, $5. Kids 5 and under , free. Mutton Bustin' championship round during the rodeo.
Newton County Fair, Sunday, Aug. 25, Check out all exhibits from exhibit buildings from 12- 2 p.m. ONLY.
The monthly board meeting for Newton County Healthcare Association, Inc., meets the last Tuesday of the month. The next meeting will be on Tuesday, Aug. 27, at 5 p.m., in the Conference Room of Newton County Nursing Home.
Newton County Historical Society meets the last Tuesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. at the Bradley House Museum in Jasper. Public is invited. The next meeting is Aug. 27.
ATV Rodeo, Saturday, Aug. 31, at 6 p.m. at the Newton County Fairgrounds arena. Admission: Adults $6, kids 6-12, $4. Children under 5 are free. Parking $1.
Jasper Community Garden members meet on the first Monday of each month at the Jasper United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall at 5:30 p.m. Due to the Labor Day holiday the next meeting will be announced.
The Newton County Quorum Court meets the first Monday of each month at the courthouse beginning at 7 p.m., unless the first Monday is a holiday, then the quorum court meets on Tuesday night. Due to the Labor Day holiday, the next meeting is Tuesday, Sept. 3.
The Western Grove City Council meets the first Tuesday of the month. The council meets at 7 p.m. at the Western Grove City Hall. The next meeting will be Tuesday, Sept. 3.
The Newton County Cancer Support Group meets at 12:30 p.m., the first Wednesday of the month, at the Senior Center in Jasper. The next meeting is Sept. 4.
First Saturday of each month join the American Legion for breakfast from 7 a.m. - 10 a.m., at the Legion Hut on West Court and Mill streets. The cost is $6 for all you can eat pancakes, waffles, eggs, biscuits, sausage gravy, sausage, coffee and juice served buffet style. Next breakfast, Saturday, Sept. 7.
Friends of the Newton County Library meets at noon the second Monday of every month at the library on state Highway 7 South. The next meeting is Sept. 9.
The Deer/Mt. Judea Board of Education meets at 6:30 p.m. on the second Monday of each month. Meetings will alternate between campuses. The next regular meeting of the Deer/Mt. Judea Board of Education will be at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 9.
Newton County Hometown Health Coalition meets the second Thursday of each month at the Newton County Special Services Learning Center on West Clark Street at 10 a.m. The next meeting is Sept. 12.
The Newton County Resource Council meets the second Thursday of each month at 5 p.m. at Jasper City Hall. The next meeting is Sept. 12.