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  • Cardinals roll past Bulldogs in opener; Area prep football roundup

    High school football got underway Friday night. Newton and Lynnville-Sully recorded wins while Colfax-Mingo, which played Lynnville-Sully, Collins-Max ...
    Aug. 28, 2016 - 3:40 am
  • Friday Night Prep Football Scores

    Iowa High School Football Scores Friday Area Scores Newton 42, Ottumwa 6 Lynnville-Sully 56, Co ...
    Aug. 27, 2016 - 12:26 am
  • Cardinals improve times, places in opening meet

    AMES — Times have gone down and placings are higher for Newton High’s cross country runners in Thursday’s 2016 Gilbert Cross Country Invitational meet ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 11:55 am
  • Follow the boys on this one

    Newton High School football fans, and NHS athletic fans in general, follow the lead of the Cardinal players. We all know Newton football has been plac ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 11:59 am
  • Tigerhawk harriers test themselves against big-school competition

    MARSHALLTOWN — Colfax-Mingo coach Zach Tomas expects senior Dakota Hostetter to compete for a medal in late October in Class 1A state cross country me ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 12:02 pm
  • CMB, PCM girls go 1-2 in opener

    AMES — In a season where the Collins-Maxwell/Baxter girls cross country team has put high expectations on itself, the Raiders got off to a perfect sta ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 12:05 pm
  • Cowboys’ Romo suffers back injury

    SEATTLE (AP) — Dallas quarterback Tony Romo lasted just three plays in Thursday’s preseason game against the Seattle Seahawks after getting pulled dow ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 10:40 am
  • PCM’s Ellens, CMB’s Thomson lead area boys at Iowa State

    AMES — Collins-Maxwell/Baxter and Prairie City-Monroe both had plenty of success in the first boys cross country meet of the season Thursday.
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 12:08 pm
  • Iowa Corn 300 is race No. 11 on IndyCar 2017 slate

    IndyCar officials published their complete 2017 schedule, which includes the return of the Verizon IndyCar Series to Iowa Speedway. The July race is t ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 10:41 am
  • Cardinal JV football drops opener

    OTTUMWA — Newton High’s junior varsity football team out-gained its host Ottumwa — 333 yards to 256 yards — on offense. Unfortunately, Newton lost th ...
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 10:39 am
  • Newton JV volleyball takes second in own tournament

    Opening the 2016 season at home Thursday were Newton High’s junior varsity volleyball team and the freshman volleyball team in tournaments.
    Aug. 26, 2016 - 10:39 am
  • College football is almost here

    High school football begins statewide in Iowa this week. There were a handful of eight-player games last week, but all five Jasper County teams kick o ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 11:05 am
  • SICL foes L-S, C-M square off in season opener

    Lynnville-Sully’s football program has a yearly mantra it has followed since Mike Parkinson took over as head coach.
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 11:06 am
  • We Ready. We Ready. For y’all.

    “It’s our turn,” senior defensive end Reagan Maple said. “We’re going to make it a different season ...
    Aug. 28, 2016 - 3:42 am
  • Johnston’s run at Little League World Series ends

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — RJ Moore hit a go-ahead three-run homer in a six-run fourth inning and Goodlettsville, Tennessee beat Johnston, Iowa 14 ...
    Aug. 25, 2016 - 12:20 pm