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  • PCM girls rally past Knoxville in opener

    KNOXVILLE — Both girls’ basketball teams at Prairie City-Monroe and Knoxville lost significant players from last year’s successful squads that wound u ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 10:49 am
  • C-M, L-S place 22 on all-district teams

    Colfax-Mingo and Lynnville-Sully made significant improvements on the gridiron this past season, and each team was rewarded for their efforts when the ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 11:01 am
  • Old school not looking that bad right now

    Kicking it old school sometimes is the best way. You’ll get my drift as you read on.Let’s start loca ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 10:23 am
  • Newton’s Jenkins signs to play Creighton softball

    Versatility is a premium for any athlete.Newton High senior Sydney Jenkins has versatility in spades ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 11:38 am
  • Twenty-one area athletes land on 2A District 7 football squad

    Prairie City-Monroe’s football team made marked improvements in turnover margin this past season, and that helped the Mustangs climb to the runner-up ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 11:43 am
  • Five area athletes earn all-HOIC recognition

    Five athletes from Collins-Maxwell/Baxter and Prairie City-Monroe were recently honored by coaches in the Heart of Iowa Conference.
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 11:36 am
  • Three area gridders selected to participate in all-star game

    A new all-star football game has been created. The River Battle Bowl will take place Nov. 28 at Omaha Central’s Seeman Stadium in Omaha, Neb., and thr ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 11:37 am
  • Newton trio, coach on Team Iowa sixth-grade football squad

    Zay Arguello, Austin Brady and Evan Grimm have worn the Newton football uniform the past couple of years. This weekend, the three Newton players don t ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 11:32 am
  • Hawkeyes come through in huge sports weekend

    There was nearly 113,000 fans in Kinnick Stadium at some point Saturday. It could have been regarded as the biggest day in Iowa athletics history.
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 10:35 am
  • And the Heisman goes to … Lee and Coen

    Seniors Grace Coen and Duncan Lee are Newton High’s 2015 Wendy’s High School Heisman Award winners. The two Cardinal student-athletes were named the s ...
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 11:47 am
  • Newton players receive LHC volleyball honors

    Newton High’s Megan Pressgrove received Little Hawkeye Conference honors for the third consecutive season. The 5-foot-11 junior setter and outside hit ...
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 11:45 am
  • NCMP's Hedrick signs to swim for Nebraska

    Fresh off her state championship in the 100-yard butterfly, Samantha Hedrick made another type of stroke Wednesday — the stroke of a pen on paper for ...
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 12:13 pm
  • CMB’s Stover signs to play South Dakota State baseball

    MAXWELL — Last February, Collins-Maxwell/Baxter’s Brady Stover watched four of his friends partake in a college signing ceremony.
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 12:15 pm
  • Cardinals receive Class 3A District 6 honors

    Newton High’s Cardinals had the leading rusher in Class 3A District 6 in 2015. They had one of the top tacklers in the district.
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 11:34 am
  • Iowa Speedway’s Small to tryout for Barnstormers’ roster

    Iowa Speedway President Jimmy Small has decided to temporarily hang up his race-day suit for a helmet, shoulder pads and football cleats.
    Nov. 11, 2015 - 11:35 am