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  • Rain postpones Sprint Cup race to Monday

    LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — Pocono CEO Brandon Igdalsky took refuge from the rain inside a garage stall that was being used as the site of the drivers meeti ...
    Aug. 1, 2016 - 10:56 am
  • William Byron sets rookie record with his fifth NCWTS victory

    LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — Just 18, William Byron already has a slice of NASCAR history.Byron, the promis ...
    Aug. 1, 2016 - 12:06 pm
  • Erik Jones claims NASCAR Xfinity Series win at Iowa Speedway

    Erik Jones was fast at the start and fastest at the end Saturday, winning the 2016 NASCAR Xfinity Series U.S. Cellular 250 at Iowa Speedway. Jones has ...
    July 30, 2016 - 11:12 pm
  • SICL all-conference softball teams filled with area flavor

    The South Iowa Cedar League all-conference softball teams were filled with area athletes. Colfax-Mingo, the SICL champion, had three first-team select ...
    July 29, 2016 - 11:55 am
  • Racing novice still learning after four seasons

    Saturday marks the end of four racing seasons at Iowa Speedway for me. I didn’t realize when I got to Newton, Iowa Speedway had only been around since ...
    July 29, 2016 - 10:43 am
  • Eleven area athletes named to SICL baseball team

    Lynnville-Sully made a legitimate run at the South Iowa Cedar League baseball title this summer. Col ...
    July 29, 2016 - 12:01 pm
  • CMB’s Stover, PCM’s Brown earn spots on HOIC first team

    Two area seniors who played a significant role in their team’s success this season were named to the Heart of Iowa Conference first team in baseball.
    July 29, 2016 - 11:58 am
  • Gragson makes history while trying to win K&N Series title

    Noah Gragson is an 18-year-old NASCAR K&N Pro Series driver who resides in the state of Washington.A ...
    July 28, 2016 - 12:34 pm
  • All-State honors go to 10 area softball players

    Ten area softball players received all-state honors from the Iowa Girls Coaches Association. The IGCA released its 2016 All-State softball teams Thurs ...
    July 28, 2016 - 11:41 am
  • Time to turn page, prepare for fall sports

    The summer sports season presented me with a lot to write about.Collins-Maxwell/Baxter made history ...
    July 28, 2016 - 11:41 am
  • Federer to miss rest of season, including Olympics, US Open

    Roger Federer is sitting out the rest of this season, including the Rio de Janeiro Olympics and U.S. Open, to protect his surgically repaired left kne ...
    July 28, 2016 - 11:25 am
  • Rodney Childers suspended by NASCAR for loose lug nut

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR has suspended the crew chief for Kevin Harvick for an improperly installed lug nut at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
    July 28, 2016 - 11:29 am
  • Four area softball athletes land on HOIC first team

    The Collins-Maxwell/Baxter softball team’s historic season helped get nearly the entire starting lineup recognition on the Heart of Iowa Conference te ...
    July 27, 2016 - 11:42 am
  • Passion pushes Marks as driver, owner

    Justin Marks has his racing roots in Iowa. Marks wears two hats as he comes into this weekend of racing at Iowa Speedway.
    July 27, 2016 - 11:55 am
  • Delany does not see Rose Bowl move to accommodate playoffs

    CHICAGO (AP) — Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany does not envision the Rose Bowl abandoning its New Year’s Day spot in order to accommodate the College ...
    July 27, 2016 - 10:37 am