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  • Column: Getting stoked for fall sports

    Are you ready for some football, maybe volleyball, swimming or cross country? Well, it is time to s ...
    Aug. 18, 2017 - 10:54 am
  • Go Aquagirls Go!

    Jocelyn Sheets/Daily NewsMembers of the 2017 NCMP Aquagirls’ high school swim team held the team’s a ...
    Aug. 18, 2017 - 10:55 am
  • Ready or not, here we go

    The Newton Daily News sports staff has had a bit of a break when it comes to covering games in the area.
    Aug. 17, 2017 - 11:05 am
  • Tigerhawks open season with Week 0 road game

    Colfax-Mingo and Saydel faced each other in a football scrimmage the past few seasons. But when the Eagles had an open date in their regular season sc ...
    Aug. 17, 2017 - 11:20 am
  • Hard work propels Easley to top of Iowa depth chart

    IOWA CITY — Being able to play for the Iowa Hawkeyes has been a dream come true for Newton graduate Nick Easley.
    Aug. 16, 2017 - 10:34 am
  • Cardinals: nine out of 10 is pretty good

    Jocelyn Sheets/Daily NewsNewton High’s volleyball team has nine seniors on the 2017 squad as of Mond ...
    Aug. 15, 2017 - 11:17 am
  • Brown plays in national softball tourney

    Grace Brown put herself and her softball skills out there, taking a chance this summer. It paid off for the Newton 14-year-old with an opportunity to ...
    Aug. 15, 2017 - 11:06 am
  • Schatz is 2017 Knoxville Nationals champion

    KNOXVILLE — Donny Schatz continues to add to his legendary resume at the Knoxville Raceway, as he took his 10th career championship in the 57th Annual ...
    Aug. 14, 2017 - 10:33 am
  • NHS football team begins prepping for season

    Putting in the work during the first week of practice are members of the Newton High football team. Senior quarterback Garrett Sturtz sets to throw a ...
    Aug. 11, 2017 - 11:51 am
  • Universal aero kit for 2018 passes Iowa Speedway test

    For the third time in as many weeks, Oriol Servia and Juan Pablo Montoya were all smiles after completing a test of the universal aero kit destined fo ...
    Aug. 14, 2017 - 10:44 am
  • Positives and a negative

    Seeing the positives in life was a lesson I learned early in my life. Most of the grownups in my youth were the “glass half full” type and all of it m ...
    Aug. 11, 2017 - 10:19 am
  • PCM football preparing for Eagles

    Troy Hyde/Daily NewsPrairie City-Monroe’s football team brings back all-state tailback Wes Cummings, ...
    Aug. 10, 2017 - 10:34 am
  • Buying into the hype

    It is that time of year when hype rules the Internet and newspapers locally and nationally.When team ...
    Aug. 10, 2017 - 9:47 am
  • Boys’ state swim meet in new venue, state basketball tourney is shortened

    BOONE — Iowa’s state boys’ swimming meet is returning to the campus of the University of Iowa for the 2017-18 season. The state boys’ basketball tourn ...
    Aug. 9, 2017 - 10:36 am
  • Free fan viewing of new IndyCar body kit testing at Iowa Speedway Thursday

    Iowa Speedway race fans will have their first chance to see the universal aerodynamic bodywork kit that will fit the current Dallara IR-12 chassis for ...
    Aug. 7, 2017 - 11:12 am