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  • The days of the A's

    The year was 1973. Doug Swanson was 20, long-haired and wanted a place to play baseball. In order to ensure himself a future on diamonds scattered acr ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:54 am
  • Diving in

    Diving events are back in for NCMP Aquagirls for the 2014 high school swim season. The swim team held its annual Red and Black intrasquad scrimmage Tu ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:57 am
  • Pads and Helmets are On

    Football became real Saturday when Newton High’s Cardinals put the shoulder pads and helmets on and did some hitting at H.A. Lynn Stadium during a pra ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:52 am
  • Reynolds leads Cardinals to fifth place

    INDIANOLA — Newton’s Cardinals had two golfers shoot in the 70s and two more in the  higher 80s for the first competition of the 2014 season Monday. T ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:31 am
  • Newton Booster Club Golf Tournament

    Kim Bunker photoJim Kennedy, Mike Kennedy, Scott Pritchard and JR Cunningham took first in the champ ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:57 am
  • Newton boys open golf season today

    Getting a head start on all the other fall sports, Newton High’s boys open their 2014 Iowa Class 4A golf season Monday. Volleyball, girls swimming, cr ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 11:39 am
  • Luellen brothers win again at Marshalltown

    MARSHALLTOWN — In back-to-back feature races Friday night at Marshalltown Speedway, brothers Austin and Clint Luellen captured wins. Austin notched hi ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 11:10 am
  • Cardinal court time

    Jocelyn Sheets/Daily NewsNewton High’s volleyball players conclude their first week of practice in a ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 11:33 am
  • The Pressbox

    Sports are among what shapes our lives. Yes, even for those people who don’t care or like sports. You’ve made that decision so it shaped your life.
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 10:56 am
  • Top competitor

    Submitted photoRylee Heryford of Newton won the 2014 Iowa PGA Golf Skills Challenge in Silvis, Ill., ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 11:45 am
  • Iowa Waterfowl Seasons Approved

    DES MOINES – The Natural Resource Commission of the Iowa Department of Natural Resources approved the 2014-14 migratory game bird hunting seasons duri ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 10:43 am
  • Hawkeyes poised for revival in 2014

    IOWA CITY (AP) — Most coaches only get one chance to turn around a program.Iowa’s Kirk Ferentz is po ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 10:57 am
  • Cyclones set sights on winning bowl game

    AMES (AP) — Even Iowa State knows that it probably won’t win the Big 12 this year.The Cyclones just ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 10:57 am
  • On the fast track at Iowa Speedway

    Iowa Speedway has had the tradition and reputation of a strong venue for racing — from the point of view of drivers, fans and the motorsports industry ...
    Aug. 14, 2014 - 11:29 am
  • Gridiron Gals

    A group of women listen to Newton High Head Football Coach Ed Ergenbright explain some of the x’s and o’s of the game of football. Newton Booster Club ...
    Aug. 14, 2014 - 11:42 am
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