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  • Colfax-Mingo's Colville sings anthem at state wrestling tournament

    Colfax-Mingo senior Willa Colville sang the national anthem before the final session at the Iowa High School State Wrestling Championships at Wells Fa ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 10:08 am
  • Column: Finger pointing can be a good thing

    There was a lot of finger pointing going on by Newton High’s girls in Wednesday’s Class 4A Region 3 quarterfinal game. It was all good.
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 10:23 am
  • Cardinals claim season-finale win

    ADEL — Nailing down a 76-50 victory on the road in their final regular-season game, Newton High’s Cardinal boys recorded the best record in school’s h ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 10:17 am
  • Podium goals still alive for PCM trio

    DES MOINES — Prairie City-Monroe’s wrestling team brought three Mustangs to the Iowa High School State Wrestling Championships.
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 10:15 am
  • Linahon gathers experience in short stay at 3A state meet

    DES MOINES — It was short, but an invaluable experience for Newton High freshman Gage Linahon. Linah ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 10:05 am
  • Hawks, Tigerhawks notch 1A district wins

    SULLY — Fifth-ranked Lynnville-Sully’s boys hosted a Class 1A District 11 quarterfinal doubleheader Thursday featuring four South Iowa Cedar League te ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 10:28 am
  • East Marshall eliminates PCM on last-second shot

    DES MOINES — The Prairie City-Monroe boys basketball team held East Marshall to 16 points under its season average Thursday night during a Class 2A Di ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 9:43 am
  • Spring is in the air

    Four words always lets me know that spring is close — “Pitchers and Catchers Report.”It seems like t ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 10:02 am
  • Cardinals push past Trojans in 4A playoffs

    Playing with a lead has been a learning experience for Newton High’s Cardinal girls this season. They had the lead in a couple of contests, couldn’t h ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 10:22 am
  • Big second half sends PCM to regional final

    MONROE — Prairie City-Monroe freshman Regan Freland used to walk the halls in the West Marshall school district. She grew up in State Center playing b ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 10:30 am
  • Hawk girls runaway from Bears in 1A playoffs

    SULLY — Familiar foes out of the South Iowa Cedar League conference stepped onto the court at Lynnville-Sully High School Tuesday night. The 1A 15th-r ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 10:37 am
  • NHS bowling teams are substate runner-ups

    OTTUMWA — Seniors Lizzy Coyle and Reid Miller said the Newton High bowling teams were ready to roll into Tuesday’s Class 2A substate tournament. Coyle ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 10:11 am
  • NHS freshman ready for taste of 3A state action

    Whether his stay is for two matches, three matches or all the way to the podium, Newton High freshman Gage Linahon is going to have fun at his first s ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 10:30 am
  • Mustang wrestling trio has medals on their minds

    MONROE — There’s only one way to make this weekend a success for the Prairie City-Monroe trio who will be wrestling at the Iowa High School State Wres ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 10:26 am
  • Cardinals deck Huskies

    WINTERSET — Newton High’s Cardinals methodically dismantled their hosts, the Winterset Huskies, in Monday’s non-conference basketball game. Newton imp ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 10:46 am