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  • Cardinal harriers compete at Indianola

    INDIANOLA — Homecoming activities put a bit of crimp in Newton High’s cross country teams’ competition at Thursday’s Indianola Invitational.
    Sept. 25, 2015 - 12:05 pm
  • Mustang girls finish 2nd, C-M 7th at PCM Invite

    MONROE — The Prairie City-Monroe girls’ cross country won its first team title in school history earlier this season. 
    Sept. 25, 2015 - 12:24 pm
  • PCM’s Ellens, C-M’s Warner earn medals at PCM Invite

    MONROE — Neither Prairie City-Monroe or Colfax-Mingo finished in the upper half of the boys team standings at the PCM Cross Country Invitational at Ga ...
    Sept. 25, 2015 - 12:27 pm
  • Motivation is key to success

    Motivate to be self-motivated.That’s the mantra of every coach and teacher, isn’t it?Along the way s ...
    Sept. 25, 2015 - 11:15 am
  • Mustangs swept by Greene County in HOIC road match

    JEFFERSON — Junior Ashley Van Gorp had five kills, seven digs and was 7-of-8 in serving with one ace, but that effort wasn’t enough during the PCM vol ...
    Sept. 25, 2015 - 11:15 am
  • Tigerhawks end skid with rout of English Valleys

    COLFAX — The Colfax-Mingo volleyball team has used its homecourt as an advantage this season.The Tig ...
    Sept. 25, 2015 - 12:29 pm
  • Giants build lead and hold it, beat Redskins 32-21

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Brave words after difficult defeats don’t come close to soothing a losing team’s spirits. Only wins can turn that trick.
    Sept. 25, 2015 - 11:15 am
  • Big Ten teams use last nonconference games to clean up acts

    The last Saturday in September will be the last chance for Big Ten teams to work out their kinks before conference play begins.
    Sept. 25, 2015 - 11:15 am
  • Cardinals return to home turf to challenge Tigers

    Establishing the running game and stopping the running game are key components to success for Newton High’s Cardinals. Both are challenges for the win ...
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 11:56 am
  • Yankees Hall of Fame catcher Yogi Berra dies

    NEW YORK (AP) — The lovable legend of Yogi Berra, that ain’t ever gonna be over.The Hall of Fame cat ...
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 12:18 pm
  • No. 9 CMB, PCM to clash in 2A district showdown

    Players from Collins-Maxwell/Baxter and Prairie City-Monroe have done a good job to this point of the season not looking ahead in their schedules when ...
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 11:22 am
  • Big 12 Conference off to strong start with mixed record vs. Power Five

    DES MOINES (AP) — On paper, the Big 12 looks like a bunch of world beaters. Seven of the league’s 10 teams are undefeated. Two of them are ranked in t ...
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 11:22 am
  • Correction

    It was Kynnedei Terpstra, Jade Miller and Jenna Smith in the photo of Newton runners in the middle school girls’ cross country race Tuesday. The photo ...
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 11:22 am
  • Fillies down Cardinals in LHC volleyball play

    GRIMES — Newton High’s Cardinals were no match for their hosts Tuesday. Dallas Center-Grimes’ Fillies rolled to a 25-10, 25-14, 25-15 win over the Car ...
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 12:18 pm
  • NHS teams run 6th at Cardinal Invitational

    Runners competing in the 39th annual Newton High Cardinal Invitational cross country meet Tuesday couldn’t have much better weather to race on the cou ...
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 12:25 pm
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