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  • Newton falls to Knoxville late; area football roundup

    Week No. 1 of the 2015 football season for area high school teams is in the book. Area teams went 2-3 on opening night as some teams had to deal with ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 12:04 am
  • Friday Prep Football Scores Week 1

    PREP FOOTBALL Area Scores Knoxville 26, Newton 23 CMB 48, West Marshall 14 Pleasantville 16, Colfax- ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 1:38 am
  • Cardinal freshmen learn in opening losses

    Playing their first high school volleyball matches, Newton High’s freshmen opened the 2015 season at home Thursday in the NHS 9th Grade Volleyball Tou ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:04 pm
  • Youngsters pace NHS cross country teams

    AMES — Newton High’s cross country teams were infused with youth in their 2015 season opening meet Thursday. Two sophomores led the Cardinal boys in t ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:06 pm
  • CMB, PCM finish 2-3 at Gilbert Invitational

    AMES — Both Collins-Maxwell/Baxter and Prairie City-Monroe was missing one of its expected top runners when the two teams opened the cross country sea ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:07 pm
  • Prep sports ramping up for new season

    We’ve eased into the fall sports run for area high school teams. A few volleyball matches, a swim meet and a cross country meet were on the coverage l ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 11:26 am
  • PCM’s Ellens medals in season opener

    AMES — Prairie City-Monroe’s Chris Ellens came home with a medal Thursday night after finishing 13th at the annual Gilbert Cross Country Invitational ...
    Aug. 28, 2015 - 12:09 pm
  • 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
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