Caring mum Sharon Weston, who was the driving force behind the new Oasis Hub, said her 11-year-old son Cody inspired her to launch the programme.
Governors surprised Elizabeth Duffell, headteacher of St Peter’s Cross Keys Academy, with a special assembly to mark her ten years at the school.
Starlight Academy, which opened four years ago with just six children, now has three classes running every weekend.
A six-year-old schoolgirl was presented with a £25 book token when her colourful design was picked as the best submission.
Mia Watson and Jared Rasen, both 13, from 9th Newark have earned their Chief Scout Gold Award, the highest in the Scout section.
Seventeen Newark College business students learned about what goes into the day-to-day management of the Victoria Centre, Nottingham.
Nottinghamshire County Council has urged parents to select their four school preferences before Wednesday's deadline.
William Gladstone Church of England Academy was judged to be requiring improvement, but the inspection found the school to be rapidly improving.
Pupils who deserved a special treat were given an afternoon of games and entertainment.
Children will be able to get even more exercise after a substantial grant from the National Lottery.
A full list of planning applications submitted to Newark and Sherwood District Council.
Lovers' Lane Primary School took part in a Reading Challenge, and the winners were treated to a tranquil afternoon at Strays Cafe, on Middlegate.