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  • Dietrich, Maki are new members of NHS Baseball Hall of Fame

    Jeff Dietrich and Ryan Maki played baseball for Newton High School more than 10 years apart. They are forever Cardinals.
    June 20, 2016 - 12:13 pm
  • Raider bats come alive in win over Rams

    COLLINS — Playing in its fifth game in five days, Collins-Maxwell/Baxter coach Max Seeman wasn’t sure what he would get on the mound from his Raider b ...
    June 20, 2016 - 11:03 am
  • Tigerhawk softball makes quick work of Iowa Valley

    COLFAX — The top of Colfax-Mingo’s lineup presents a lot of problems for opposing pitchers in the South Iowa Cedar League.
    June 20, 2016 - 11:02 am
  • Tigerhawk baseball drops two in SICL play

    MARENGO — Four errors plagued the Colfax-Mingo baseball team Friday during a 6-4 loss to Iowa Valley in South Iowa Cedar League play.
    June 20, 2016 - 11:03 am
  • Hawk teams split SICL games at Tri-County

    THORNBURG — Lynnville-Sully’s baseball and softball teams made a short and long night of it Friday on the road in South Iowa Cedar League play. The Ha ...
    June 20, 2016 - 11:02 am
  • Brown’s effort not enough for Mustangs

    ROLAND — Prairie City-Monroe senior Austin Brown allowed one hit over six innings against Class 2A No. 8 Roland-Story on Friday night.
    June 20, 2016 - 11:02 am
  • Cardinal bats go quiet against PC Eagles

    PELLA — Newton High’s Cardinal baseball team lost a pair of two-run games Friday to host Pella Christian.
    June 20, 2016 - 11:01 am
  • NHS softball loses to PC in eight innings

    PELLA — On the day they climbed into the Iowa Class 4A softball rankings, Newton High’s Cardinals came up short in a Little Hawkeye Conference showdow ...
    June 20, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Newton trio shoots at sporting clays championship

    ACKLEY — Dawson Cobler, Connor McAdoo and Logan Zaabel combined for 16th place for Newton Trap Team in the senior division of Saturday’s Iowa high sch ...
    June 20, 2016 - 10:59 am
  • PCM finishes second, CMB third at Rose Festival tourney

    STATE CENTER — The Prairie City-Monroe baseball team had the annual Rose Festival baseball tournament championship in its sights.
    June 20, 2016 - 10:59 am
  • Happy Father's Day: Sam Hornish Jr. wins American Ethanol E15 250 at Iowa Speedway

    What a replacement driver? Sam Hornish Jr. said yes to a call from Joe Gibbs Racing to fill in for an injured Matt Tifft in the No. 18 Toyota in Sunda ...
    June 19, 2016 - 4:31 pm
  • Iowa native is Brennan Poole’s NASCAR Xfinity Series crew chief

    Drivers are not the only competitive ones on a NASCAR racing team.“I have a competitive nature and I ...
    June 17, 2016 - 12:01 pm
  • Summer sports have arrived

    Officially, we’ve closed the book on the 2016 high school spring sports season. Wow, what a spring season Newton had — state track meet, state golf fo ...
    June 17, 2016 - 11:06 am
  • Ames powers past Newton softball team

    AMES — Two aspects of their game didn’t play out well against host Ames Thursday night as Newton High’s Cardinals dropped an 8-2 decision in non-confe ...
    June 17, 2016 - 12:04 pm
  • Five sets of sisters play on 2016 Newton softball team

    Sister Sledge’s “We Are Family” could be the 2016 Newton High softball team’s theme song for several reasons. One reason for that is like the 1979 Wor ...
    June 17, 2016 - 12:33 pm