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  • NHS girls stun Tigers

    GRINNELL — Sydney Jenkins’ jump shot in the lane with 24 seconds remaining in the game would prove to be the game-winner for Newton High’s Cardinals.
    Feb. 4, 2015 - 11:54 am
  • Tigers rally past Cardinals

    GRINNELL — This one is going to sting for awhile. Newton High’s Cardinals were up by six points with ...
    Feb. 4, 2015 - 11:55 am
  • Lynnville-Sully girls, boys notch big road wins over Sigourney

    SIGOURNEY — Cashing in at the free-throw line were the Lynnville-Sully basketball teams Tuesday night on the road in South Iowa Cedar League contests.
    Feb. 4, 2015 - 11:57 am
  • Fast start propels CMB girls past Colfax-Mingo

    BAXTER — Over the past two games, the Collins-Maxwell/Baxter girls’ basketball team has made 15 of its 30 attempts from 3-point range.
    Feb. 4, 2015 - 11:58 am
  • CMB boys pull away from pesky Tigerhawks

    BAXTER — Collins-Maxwell/Baxter boys basketball coach Scott Brummel hasn’t played man-to-man defense very often this season. It just doesn’t fit his p ...
    Feb. 4, 2015 - 11:59 am
  • Mustangs split two with red-hot Saydel

    DES MOINES — The Prairie City-Monroe boys’ basketball team recovered from a sluggish start and kept its Heart of Iowa Athletic Conference title hopes ...
    Feb. 4, 2015 - 10:57 am
  • Rite of Passage

    Newton’s eighth-grade girls versus the Berg Middle School faculty game was played the week of Jan. 19, and the team wrapped up its 2014-2015 season on ...
    Feb. 3, 2015 - 12:07 pm
  • SNAG golf program is ‘fun’-damental for kids

    Golf is a family activity for the Kyle and Linda Reynolds family of Newton. All 11 children have learned or are learning to play golf.
    Feb. 3, 2015 - 12:06 pm
  • Djokovic, Williams win Australian Open titles

    MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Novak Djokovic won his fifth Australian Open title and his eighth career Grand Slam while extending Andy Murray’s misery a ...
    Feb. 3, 2015 - 11:39 am
  • Super Bowl is more than just a football game

    There is always more to the Super Bowl than the game itself.And it’s the only time I choose to use t ...
    Feb. 3, 2015 - 11:39 am
  • Newton girls draw Grinnell in regional opener

    Newton High’s Cardinal girls play their first-round Class 4A Region 6 opponent Tuesday night in the second go-round of Little Hawkeye Conference play. ...
    Feb. 3, 2015 - 11:39 am
  • Seau, Shields among players elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame

    PHOENIX (AP) — One by one, the newest members of the Pro Football Hall of Fame stepped onto the stage as their names were called. When the eighth man ...
    Feb. 3, 2015 - 11:39 am
  • Manziel enters rehab

    CLEVELAND, Ohio (AP) — Johnny Manziel is seeking help to change his off-field lifestyle.Following a ...
    Feb. 3, 2015 - 11:38 am
  • Jayhawks quiet Cyclones in Big 12 showdown

    LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — When it comes to discussing the impact Kansas’ victory over Iowa State might have on the Big 12 race, Georges Niang was a man of ...
    Feb. 3, 2015 - 11:38 am
  • Tish, Lee win LHC wrestling championships

    Bryce Tish got redemption. Duncan Lee took care of business. The two Newton High junior wrestlers accomplished the same feat in different manners Satu ...
    Feb. 2, 2015 - 11:50 am
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