Overcast
26°FOvercastFull Forecast

Sports

  • Hawk girls take two over weekend

    SULLY — Lynnville-Sully’s girls played back-to-back games over the weekend. The Class 1A 13th-ranked Hawks were up to the task.
    Dec. 8, 2014 - 11:01 am
  • Newton teams split conference openers; area teams go 6-2 on Friday

    Three of the 10 area high school basketball teams in action Friday night posted victories. All three — Newton, Lynnville-Sully and Prairie City-Monroe ...
    Dec. 6, 2014 - 5:44 pm
  • Prep basketball scores

    Iowa High School BasketballFriday's Scores The Associated PressBoysArea scoresPella Christian 74, Ne ...
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 11:12 pm
  • Webb breaks long-standing Newton butterfly record

    Isaak Webb knew the record was up on the wall. He knew it was something he was aiming for every time he took to the water in a Newton High swim meet.
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 11:27 am
  • Mustangs grapplers go 3-0 at West Central Valley

    STUART — Chace Palm, Xavier Miller and Ron Marshall all went 3-0 while Tristen Clark, Leevi Telfer and Lane Raske also went undefeated Thursday during ...
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 10:48 am
  • Newton claims dramatic win over Knoxville on the mat

    KNOXVILLE — One match. It came down to one match for Newton High’s Cardinals in their 2014-15 season opening wrestling dual. They faced a five-point d ...
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 10:49 am
  • And away we go

    It was boys’ night out Thursday for Newton High.Newton’s wrestling team went right to the wire to wi ...
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 10:48 am
  • Lynnville-Sully wrestlers hit the mat in dual action

    MONTEZUMA — It was six points or no points for Lynnville-Sully’s wrestlers taking on the host team Thursday night. The Hawks came up just shy of beati ...
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 10:46 am
  • Woods has a tough start in his latest comeback in golf

    WINDERMERE, Fla. (AP) — Starting with the click of a camera before he could even hit his opening tee shot, Tiger Woods received a rude reminder of wha ...
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 10:47 am
  • Lynnville-Sully girls’ JV wins

    MARENGO — Lynnville-Sully’s junior varsity girls defeated host Iowa Vally 42-24 Thursday night. McKinley Conover fired in 10 points to lead the Hawks.
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 10:46 am
  • No. 20 ISU bounces back, routs No. 18 Arkansas

    AMES (AP) — Iowa State transfer Bryce Dejean-Jones appears poised to become more than just Georges Niang’s sidekick this season.
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 10:43 am
  • Florida hires Colorado State's McElwain as coach

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida athletic director Jeremy Foley wanted a coach with an offensive track record of success.
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 10:44 am
  • Murray, Romo lead Cowboys over Bears 41-28

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys look like a team that’s ready for another first-place showdown.DeM ...
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 10:43 am
  • No. 7 Louisville women rout No. 22 Iowa 86-52

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Sara Hammond scored a season-high 19 points, Myisha Hines-Allen added 16 and No. 7 Louisville ran away quickly from No. 22 Iowa ...
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 10:43 am
  • Nebraska works quick, hires Oregon State's Riley as new football coach

    LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Oregon State coach Mike Riley is leaving for Nebraska in a surprise to perhaps everybody except the man who did the hiring.
    Dec. 5, 2014 - 10:43 am
  • National video

    Reader Poll

    Do you approve of the city’s agreement to provide tax rebates for the proposed loft apartments at the former Maytag buildings?
    Yes
    No
    Unsure