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  • Iowa State opens with concerns on defense

    AMES (AP) — The key to the upcoming season couldn’t be any clearer for Iowa State.The defense will n ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 10:49 am
  • Cardinal contact

    Jocelyn Sheets/Daily News Newton High’s Cardinals went full tilt Friday at H.A. Lynn Stadium in the ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:34 am
  • Races finish at Marshalltown before rain poured in

    MARSHALLTOWN — On the next-to-last points night of the 2014 racing season at Marshalltown Speedway, all five stock car divisions finished feature race ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 10:58 am
  • The Days of the A's: Part 3

    Of all the players that came and went for the Newton A’s, Doug Swanson was the lone constant for 27 seasons. Swanson was more than a coach and, in som ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 2:24 pm
  • The Pressbox

    Building character is talked about by coaches and proponents of athletics, including me. I believe it.
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • The days of the A's

    One of the smallest stops on the Newton A’s schedule produced some of the team’s biggest memories. A ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 12:10 am
  • Iowa State names Richardson starting QB

    AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State has named junior Sam Richardson its starting quarterback.Cyclones coach ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 11:05 am
  • The days of the A's

    The year was 1973. Doug Swanson was 20, long-haired and wanted a place to play baseball. In order to ensure himself a future on diamonds scattered acr ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 12:33 am
  • Diving in

    Diving events are back in for NCMP Aquagirls for the 2014 high school swim season. The swim team held its annual Red and Black intrasquad scrimmage Tu ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:56 am
  • Pads and Helmets are On

    Football became real Saturday when Newton High’s Cardinals put the shoulder pads and helmets on and did some hitting at H.A. Lynn Stadium during a pra ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:52 am
  • Reynolds leads Cardinals to fifth place

    INDIANOLA — Newton’s Cardinals had two golfers shoot in the 70s and two more in the  higher 80s for the first competition of the 2014 season Monday. T ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:31 am
  • Newton Booster Club Golf Tournament

    Kim Bunker photoJim Kennedy, Mike Kennedy, Scott Pritchard and JR Cunningham took first in the champ ...
    Aug. 19, 2014 - 11:57 am
  • Newton boys open golf season today

    Getting a head start on all the other fall sports, Newton High’s boys open their 2014 Iowa Class 4A golf season Monday. Volleyball, girls swimming, cr ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 11:39 am
  • Luellen brothers win again at Marshalltown

    MARSHALLTOWN — In back-to-back feature races Friday night at Marshalltown Speedway, brothers Austin and Clint Luellen captured wins. Austin notched hi ...
    Aug. 18, 2014 - 11:10 am
  • Cardinal court time

    Jocelyn Sheets/Daily NewsNewton High’s volleyball players conclude their first week of practice in a ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 11:34 am
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