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  • 2017 Big Game

    Newton High held the 2017 Big Game on Friday morning as the special needs physical education athletes took to the basketball court in front of a packe ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 11:29 am
  • Newton’s Montgomery signs to play William Penn football

    Lucas Montgomery knows what he wants — a college education and an opportunity to play college football. Montgomery, a Newton High senior, found the pl ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 11:21 am
  • Cardinals oust No. 10 Dowling from 4A playoffs

    WEST DES MOINES — Newton High’s Cardinals are one win away from qualifying for the Iowa Class 4A state basketball tournament, a place the boys’ team h ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 10:40 am
  • Lynnville-Sully boys win substate title, berth in 1A state tourney

    KNOXVILLE — “It was a great night to be a Hawk,” Lynnville-Sully head coach Nick Harthoorn said.Inde ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 11:18 am
  • Newton knocks No. 10 Dowling out of 4A playoffs

    WEST DES MOINES — Junior Grayson Graham came off the Newton High bench to hit a 3-pointer with 6:45 left in Friday night's Class 4A Substate 7 semifin ...
    Feb. 26, 2017 - 3:18 pm
  • Fifth-ranked Hawks snag 1A district title

    Riding the ebb and tide of each basketball game, Lynnville-Sully’s Hawks have themselves right where they want to be — in the Class 1A Substate 6 cham ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 10:43 am
  • NHS Hall of Fame nominations are sought

    It’s Newton High School Hall of Fame time. Nominations for the fourth class of the NHS Hall of Fame are being taken.
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 9:52 am
  • Column: Media changes not that bad after all

    Changes announced by the Iowa High School Athletic Association in regards to the media at the state wrestling tournament drew a lot of attention aroun ...
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 10:06 am
  • Mustang girls welcoming underdog role

    MONROE — Prairie City-Monroe senior Rachel Stafford recalls something her AAU basketball coach said when she and her teammates were in the third grade ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 10:49 am
  • PCM’s Clark signs with Grand View track team

    MONROE — Choosing which college to attend is a tough choice for any high school athlete who wants to extend his or her athletic career.
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 10:50 am
  • No. 5 L-S advances to district final

    MONTEZUMA — There are no secrets between teams who have played each other twice during the regular season.
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 10:39 am
  • Sixth-ranked Mohawks end 15th-ranked Hawks’ playoff run

    WILTON — Despite not having a strong offensive performance in the first half, the 15th-ranked Lynnville-Sully Hawks were in Monday’s Class 1A Region 5 ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 10:11 am
  • Cardinals dunk J-Hawks to advance in 4A playoffs

    Morgan Maher boosted Newton High’s Cardinals early — scoring nine points in the first quarter — in Monday’s Class 4A Substate 7 quarterfinal game. The ...
    Feb. 21, 2017 - 9:57 am
  • Newton’s Kite signs to play Iowa Central football

    Opponents found it tough to run up middle against Newton High’s Cardinals during the 2016 football campaign. One of the reasons came in the 6-foot-1 i ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 10:33 am
  • Cardinals wrap up season in 4A regional semifinal

    GRIMES — With four minutes remaining in the game Saturday, Newton High’s Cardinals were in a nine-point game with Class 4A ninth-ranked Dallas Center- ...
    Feb. 20, 2017 - 10:46 am