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  • Cardinals win 4A district opener; all area teams notch victories

    It was 5-for-5 for area high school football teams Friday night. Newton, Prairie City-Monroe, Collins-Maxwell/Baxter, Lynnville-Sully and Colfax-Mingo ...
    Sept. 24, 2016 - 12:43 am
  • Friday Night Prep Football Scores

    Iowa High School FootballFriday ScoresArea ScoresNewton 45, Marshalltown 14PCM 42, Central Lee 0Lynn ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:21 pm
  • Cardinal harriers run in tough meet at Indianola

    INDIANOLA — Newton High’s cross country runners competed on another warmer-than-usual fall afternoon Thursday. The Cardinal girls finished 11th and th ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:03 am
  • Column: Catching excellence is doable

    Legendary football coach Vince Lombardi said, “Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection, we can catch excellence.”
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 10:29 am
  • Ellens wins at PCM Invitational

    MONROE — Eric Karr is enjoying all the success PCM senior Chris Ellens has had this season. But if the Mustang cross country coach has one complaint, ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:27 am
  • Hostetter wins at PCM Invitational

    MONROE — Colfax-Mingo senior Dakota Hostetter has a busy fall schedule. She runs on the cross count ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:31 am
  • Warriors clip Hawks in five-set SICL match

    SULLY — It was odds and evens Thursday at Lynnville-Sully High School in a South Iowa Cedar League conference volleyball match.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 11:33 am
  • Patriots shut out Texans

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Maybe the Texans thought Jacoby Brissett would run out of bounds at the 5 in the first quarter of his first NFL start.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 10:21 am
  • No. 5 Clemson dominates first half, beats Georgia Tech

    ATLANTA (AP) — The halftime stats were almost comical. Clemson looked as though it was going against the scout team, not a fellow Atlantic Coast Confe ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 10:21 am
  • CMB will be without head coach for Homecoming game

    For the first time in his 28 years of coaching high school football, Collins-Maxwell/Baxter coach Rob Luther will not be on the sidelines or at the co ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 11:35 am
  • Cardinals open 4A district play with Bobcats

    No looking ahead. No looking back.Newton High’s Cardinals are focused on the task at hand, which is ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:34 am
  • Column: A salute to a legend

    Ten more games. That’s all the sports world will get to enjoy the greatest broadcaster to ever grace us with his presence.
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:35 am
  • Adrian Peterson to have knee surgery, season in flux

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Adrian Peterson will have surgery on his right knee to repair a torn meniscus, putting his season and perhaps his 10-year r ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:18 am
  • Rutgers AD sorry for drinking at rowdy party

    PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — Rutgers Athletic Director Pat Hobbs has apologized after a video of him downing a beer at a school-sponsored tailgate party wa ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:18 am
  • Arenado, Marquez lift Rockies to win over Cardinals

    DENVER (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals picked up a win before a pitch was even thrown when reserve outfielder Jose Martinez captured a playful, pregame ...
    Sept. 22, 2016 - 10:19 am