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  • Tigerhawks ready for Pleasantville’s talented, dual-threat quarterback

    During last year’s 21-0 road victory over Pleasantville, the Colfax-Mingo football team held quarterback Zeb Adreon to 32 yards passing and 47 yards r ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 10:55 am
  • Revamped Cardinals take on Panthers in season opener

    Questions will be answered come Friday night for Newton High’s Cardinal football team and its opponent, Knoxville. Every high school athletic team has ...
    Aug. 27, 2015 - 11:44 am
  • Lynnville-Sully cross country runners push hard for strong 2015 season

    Nine runners return for Lynnville-Sully High’s cross country program for 2015. Unfortunately, the split of personnel is not even for the Hawk boys and ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 12:53 pm
  • United softball team wins West Des Moines tourney

    The Jasper County United 10U softball team won first place in the West Des Moines Fall Shootout tournament held Aug. 22-23. The team includes player a ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 12:23 pm
  • Cardinals win two, take fourth in own tournament

    Posting two victories in their first two matches of the 2015 season, Newton High’s Cardinals gained confidence Tuesday in the Newton Early Bird Volley ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 12:22 pm
  • PCM netters begin season 0-4

    GRIMES — The Krystal Ehn era at Prairie City-Monroe got off to a bumpy start Tuesday.The Mustang vol ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 11:24 am
  • Hedrick sets two more records in NCMP’s win over Linn-Mar

    It doesn’t take a swim fan long to find Samantha Hedrick’s name on the Newton-Colfax-Mingo-Pella record board inside the Newton YMCA pool.
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 12:27 pm
  • Cardinals set for solid 2015 season

    Youthful veterans bring a strong core to the volleyball court for Newton High’s Cardinals in 2015. The Cardinals do have six seniors, which is four mo ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 12:31 pm
  • Cardinals ready to roll with new wave of players

    Next man up.Newton High’s football team lost key players to graduation, but Cardinal head coach Ed E ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 12:32 pm
  • Coen leads Cardinal girls into season of change

    Two big changes await Newton High’s girls in the 2015 cross country season. But one thing hasn’t changed for the Cardinals — they will still be led by ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 12:33 pm
  • NCMP Aquagirls maintain tradition in the pool

    Tradition — an established pattern of thought, action or behavior; the handing down of information; characteristic manner, method or style.
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 12:34 pm
  • Mustang football gets jump on competition at team camp

    MONROE — Prairie City-Monroe football coach Greg Bonnett had the chance to see how some of his varsity players looked in pads a few weeks before offic ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 12:38 pm
  • Weeks guides small, talented NHS boys’ team

    New head coach Steve Weeks has six returning runners on a seven-man squad for the 2015 Newton High boys’ cross country program. Weeks has coached the ...
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 12:35 pm
  • Mustang netters seek improvement in Ehn’s first season

    MONROE — Prairie City-Monroe first-year volleyball coach Krystal Ehn’s message to Mustang parents and players was clear.
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 12:37 pm
  • CMB football looks for encore after historic year

    BAXTER — The 2014 football season for the Collins-Maxwell/Baxter Raiders was the best year in program history.
    Aug. 26, 2015 - 12:42 pm
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