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  • Semi-pro football is coming to Newton

    Are you a former athlete who has the itch to strap on the pads and compete on the gridiron again? If ...
    Jan. 15, 2015 - 10:30 am
  • Rematches: Colts-Patriots, Packers-Seahawks

    You again.Not that the Patriots and Seahawks are likely to mind seeing who has joined them in the NF ...
    Jan. 15, 2015 - 10:28 am
  • Ninth-ranked Pella downs Cardinal boys

    Responding was key for Newton High’s Cardinals Tuesday. Newton’s boys responded in the correct way to a disappointing loss Friday at Oskaloosa. They r ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 11:11 am
  • Ranked Lady Dutch too much for Cardinal girls

    For more than five minutes, Newton High’s Cardinals held Class 4A 12th-ranked Pella’s Lady Dutch without a field goal. Then the flood gates opened.
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 11:13 am
  • Newton wrestlers drop double dual at Ames

    AMES — Newton High’s wrestling team traveled north Tuesday for a rescheduled double dual with Urbandale and host Ames. It was a rough night on the mat ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 11:24 am
  • Nevada keeps Tigerhawk hoops in reverse

    NEVADA — Colin Lourens had another double-double, Blake Summy put in a season-high and Jarod Nichols grabbed 10 rebounds, but it wasn’t enough for the ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 11:26 am
  • Lynnville-Sully girls,boys win home SICL games

    SULLY — At no time were Lynnville-Sully’s girls or boys in jeopardy of losing at home Tuesday night. The Hawk teams dominated the visiting Trojan squa ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 10:53 am
  • Gilbert scores home sweep of CMB hoops

    GILBERT — The Collins-Maxwell/Baxter girls’ basketball team held Gilbert to just 35 points one game after the Tigers pulled the upset of Class 3A No. ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 10:53 am
  • Mustangs make easy work of Rams

    JEFFERSON — Coming off its worst offensive performance of the season, the Class 3A No. 13 Prairie City-Monroe girls’ basketball team bounced back in a ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 10:53 am
  • Tuttle helps 23rd-ranked UNI beat rival Braves

    PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Northern Iowa coach Ben Jacobson liked what he saw early in his team’s 63-53 win over Missouri Valley Conference foe Bradley Tuesd ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 10:45 am
  • Uthoff’s shot lifts Hawkeyes to crucial win at Minnesota

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The second-half fade has become a theme for Iowa this season.So has the resilien ...
    Jan. 14, 2015 - 10:44 am
  • Rowray to be honored on NHS Legacy Night

    Newton High’s 2015 Legacy Night will honor the late NHS football coach David “Rowe” Rowray. Rowray taught and coached at Newton Senior High School fro ...
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 10:54 am
  • Buckeyes dismantle Ducks for national title

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Ohio State was done when Braxton Miller got hurt in August.Ohio State was do ...
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 11:04 am
  • Cross Country distance change for Iowa girls was inevitable

    It was bound to happen. More than 40 other states had already made the move. I just wonder what took Iowa so long to get on board?
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 10:34 am
  • Newton JV boys, freshman squads lose to Pella

    PELLA — Newton High’s younger basketball players had a rough road trip Monday night. The Cardinal boys’ junior varsity and freshman teams and the Card ...
    Jan. 13, 2015 - 10:34 am
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