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  • East Marshall eliminates PCM on last-second shot

    DES MOINES — The Prairie City-Monroe boys basketball team held East Marshall to 16 points under its season average Thursday night during a Class 2A Di ...
    Feb. 17, 2017 - 9:43 am
  • Spring is in the air

    Four words always lets me know that spring is close — “Pitchers and Catchers Report.”It seems like t ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 10:02 am
  • Cardinals push past Trojans in 4A playoffs

    Playing with a lead has been a learning experience for Newton High’s Cardinal girls this season. They had the lead in a couple of contests, couldn’t h ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 10:22 am
  • Big second half sends PCM to regional final

    MONROE — Prairie City-Monroe freshman Regan Freland used to walk the halls in the West Marshall school district. She grew up in State Center playing b ...
    Feb. 16, 2017 - 10:30 am
  • Hawk girls runaway from Bears in 1A playoffs

    SULLY — Familiar foes out of the South Iowa Cedar League conference stepped onto the court at Lynnville-Sully High School Tuesday night. The 1A 15th-r ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 10:37 am
  • NHS bowling teams are substate runner-ups

    OTTUMWA — Seniors Lizzy Coyle and Reid Miller said the Newton High bowling teams were ready to roll into Tuesday’s Class 2A substate tournament. Coyle ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 10:11 am
  • NHS freshman ready for taste of 3A state action

    Whether his stay is for two matches, three matches or all the way to the podium, Newton High freshman Gage Linahon is going to have fun at his first s ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 10:30 am
  • Mustang wrestling trio has medals on their minds

    MONROE — There’s only one way to make this weekend a success for the Prairie City-Monroe trio who will be wrestling at the Iowa High School State Wres ...
    Feb. 15, 2017 - 10:26 am
  • Cardinals deck Huskies

    WINTERSET — Newton High’s Cardinals methodically dismantled their hosts, the Winterset Huskies, in Monday’s non-conference basketball game. Newton imp ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 10:46 am
  • PCM withstands strong effort from CMB to advance

    PLEASANTVILLE — Mistakes plagued the Prairie City-Monroe boys basketball team in the first half of its Class 2A District 11 quarterfinal game against ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 11:10 am
  • Newton’s Linahon to wrestle at 3A state meet after all

    Newton High freshman Gage Linahon will be competing in the 2017 Iowa Class 3A State Wrestling Tournament, which opens Thursday at Wells Fargo Arena in ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 11:03 am
  • NHS bowling teams sweep Little Hawkeye Conference meet

    Newton High’s Cardinal bowling teams each worked through a few bumps during Saturday’s Little Hawkeye Conference meet. The NHS girls and boys still ha ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 10:36 am
  • Mustang girls advance after blowout victory over Albia

    MONROE — The Prairie City-Monroe girls’ basketball team got off to a slow start Saturday night during the opening round of the Class 3A Region 8 tourn ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 10:54 am
  • PCM trio clinches berths into state wrestling tourney

    KNOXVILLE — Prairie City-Monroe senior Xavier Miller has taken every invitational tournament title in stride this season.
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 10:18 am
  • Van Wyk’s perfect shooting lifts Hawks to victory

    KEOTA — Junior Jesse Van Wyk was perfect shooting the basketball for Lynnville-Sully Friday night. The Class 1A fifth-ranked Hawks needed him to be as ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 10:17 am