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  • Newton girls capture Cardinal Relays

    There were winners all across the board for five area high school girls’ track teams at Thursday’s 2016 Newton Cardinal Relays. On a picture perfect s ...
    May 6, 2016 - 11:51 am
  • Newton boys’ golf team beats DCG

    Newton High junior Austin Reynolds shot a 39 for medalist honors leading the Cardinal boys to a Little Hawkeye Conference golf dual win over visiting ...
    May 6, 2016 - 11:53 am
  • Depth helps L-S boys to Cardinal Relays title

    Lynnville-Sully boys track coach Mike Parkinson missed his first event as a high school head coach Thursday.
    May 6, 2016 - 11:56 am
  • Mom was a good sport

    Juanita G. Portwood Sheets, my mother, was an athlete. She competed in swimming, 6-on-6 basketball and tennis as she grew up in Kansas City, Kan., in ...
    May 6, 2016 - 10:53 am
  • Raider boys golf places fifth at West Marshall

    STATE CENTER — Junior Caleb Van Zante finished in a tie for fifth place overall, but the Collins-Maxwell/Baxter boys golf team was fifth in a five-tea ...
    May 6, 2016 - 10:53 am
  • American Ethanol, Enogen sponsoring Xfinity Series race at Iowa Speedway

    It’s the same, but different as American Ethanol and Enogen renew sponsorships for races at Iowa Speedway’s 2016 season. 
    May 5, 2016 - 12:20 pm
  • Mitchell, PCM girls claim HOIC titles

    BOONE — Prairie City-Monroe’s girls golf team had a big day at the Heart of Iowa Conference tournament Wednesday.
    May 5, 2016 - 12:29 pm
  • Area athletes succeeding as seasons wind down

    A good sign for me that the spring seasons are winding down and heading toward the postseason is the Cardinal Relays in Newton. The annual track meet ...
    May 5, 2016 - 11:13 am
  • PCM boys fall to Chariton

    CHARITON — Graham Davis scored his first goal of the season, but the Prairie City-Monroe boys’ soccer team lost 4-1 to Chariton on Tuesday.
    May 5, 2016 - 11:12 am
  • Iowa Speedway announces its 2017 NASCAR race slate

    NASCAR and Iowa Speedway today announced dates for its 2017 races. The 2017 Iowa Speedway schedule again features two exciting NASCAR weekends. For th ...
    May 5, 2016 - 9:39 am
  • NHS girls blank Indians

    Relying of several reserves stepping up in starting varsity roles, Newton High’s Cardinal girls claimed a home victory Tuesday in Little Hawkeye Confe ...
    May 4, 2016 - 11:25 am
  • Cardinal boys roll past Oskaloosa

    OSKALOOSA — Three was a big number for Newton High’s Cardinal boys on the soccer field Tuesday against host Oskaloosa Indians in Little Hawkeye Confer ...
    May 4, 2016 - 11:39 am
  • Newton boys’ medley relay team is LHC champion

    GRIMES — Shaving off almost two seconds from their time, Newton High’s 1,600 medley relay team captured a 2016 Little Hawkeye Conference event champio ...
    May 4, 2016 - 11:41 am
  • Revell is girls’ Little Hawkeye Conference shot put champ

    GRIMES — Haley Revell is settling quite nicely into the shot put ring during the 2016 track season. The Newton High sophomore captured her first Littl ...
    May 4, 2016 - 11:37 am
  • NHS girls net win over Scarlets

    Newton High’s Cardinal girls gave their senior tennis players a good send off in Tuesday’s home finale. The Cardinals notched a 9-2 dual win over visi ...
    May 4, 2016 - 11:43 am