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  • Cardinals, Raiders stay undefeated; Mustangs win as Tigerhawks, Hawks fall

    In Week 4 of the high school football season, three area teams went into Friday’s game undefeated, two came out still without a loss. Newton and Colli ...
    Sept. 20, 2014 - 8:47 pm
  • Prep football scores

    Area scoresNewton 45, Benton Community 6Montezuma 25, Lynnville-Sully 0Belle Plaine 26, Colfax-Mingo ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:54 pm
  • Woes continue for CPM

    MONROE – Momentum avoided Prairie City-Monroe Thursday night.For the second match in a row, PCM coul ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:37 pm
  • Cardinals win one out of four at DMC tournament

    URBANDALE — Snapping a five-match losing skid, Newton High’s Cardinals opened play at Thursday’s Des Moines Christian Invitational volleyball tourname ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:39 pm
  • The Pressbox

    Embrace who they are. Embrace who you are.When I was growing up in a very small town in Kansas, the ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:28 am
  • Hawks defeat Montezuma

    MONTEZUMA — Lynnville-Sully’s Hawks evened up their South Iowa Cedar League volleyball record and that of their host, Montezuma, Thursday.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:21 pm
  • Area prep harriers run well at Lynnville-Sully Invitational

    LYNNVILLE — Runners in the 2014 Lynnville-Sully Invitational cross country had ideal conditions to compete in Thursday on the Diamond Trail Golf Cours ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:28 am
  • Cardinals not taking winless Bobcats lightly

    “District is what counts. It is what gets you to the playoffs,” said Newton High junior linebacker Duncan Lee after last week’s Class 3A District 6 op ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Pink Out at NHS cross country meet

    Pink is the new Newton High Cardinal Red — at least for Tuesday’s NHS Cardinal Invitational cross country meet at Westwood Golf Course.
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 10:34 am
  • Cardinal Lanes Bowling Leagues

    Sept. 10Women’s Wednesday Morning CoffeeNewton Daily News 8, JTE Trucking 0Newton Daily News (2,212) ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 10:32 am
  • Black Jersey Cardinals win in youth football

    Newton Cline Tool’s seventh-grade Black Jersey Cardinals defeated the Roosevelt Rough Riders, 26-6, Sunday at Newton’s H.A. Lynn Stadium.
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 10:31 am
  • Thomas, Bradley, Coy, Horn earn medals at Oskaloosa Invitational

    OSKALOOSA — Four Newton High runners earned medals at the 2014 Oskaloosa Invitational cross country meet Tuesday. The Cardinal teams each finished six ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:41 am
  • Ranked Rams down Cardinals

    Not much went right for Newton High’s Cardinals at home Tuesday. Newton faced the seventh-ranked Class 5A Southeast Polk volleyball team, and the Rams ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:44 am
  • Aquagirls beat Southeast Polk, lose to Johnston in SEP pool

    PLEASANT HILL — Facing two other swim teams ranked in the top 20 power rankings for the state, NCMP had a good gage of where it is at this point in th ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:42 am
  • Area volleyball roundup

    COLFAX — Colfax-Mingo couldn’t turn a fast start into a victory over BGM Tuesday night.The Bears ove ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 12:00 pm
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