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  • Cheering for area teams on the diamonds

    Four of the five Jasper County high school softball teams were in action Wednesday night with a lot on the line.
    July 8, 2016 - 10:47 am
  • IndyCar drivers ready for 10th Iowa Corn race

    Helio Castroneves, three-time Indy 500 winner, will drive in his 10th Verizon IndyCar Series race at Iowa Speedway Sunday. He is one of four drivers w ...
    July 8, 2016 - 11:37 am
  • Tigerhawk rally falls short at Central Decatur

    LEON — The Colfax-Mingo baseball team rallied back from two different deficits against Central Decatur on Thursday night.
    July 8, 2016 - 11:40 am
  • Newton draws Pella in 3A district opener

    Newton High’s Cardinal baseball team opens the postseason against a familiar foe.The Cardinals (9-17 ...
    July 8, 2016 - 10:47 am
  • Padget returns to CMB bench as girls hoops coach

    When Eric Padget stepped away from coaching the Collins-Maxwell/Baxter girls basketball team in 2013, he did so because he wanted to be able to watch ...
    July 8, 2016 - 10:46 am
  • Mason Mitchell chases Iowa Speedway history in Saturday’s ARCA race

    Mason Mitchell, who is from West Des Moines, considered winning the 2015 ARCA Series race at Iowa Speedway his Daytona 500. Mitchell hasn’t had a star ...
    July 7, 2016 - 11:37 am
  • Big sixth inning propels Raiders past Mustangs

    COLLINS — In Collins-Maxwell/Baxter’s three wins over Prairie City-Monroe’s softball team this season, the Raiders needed big sixth innings to pull aw ...
    July 7, 2016 - 10:47 am
  • J-Hawks beat Cardinals

    URBANDALE — Newton High’s Cardinal softball team pushed Class 5A eighth-ranked Urbandale right to the end of Wednesday’s non-conference game. The Clas ...
    July 7, 2016 - 11:38 am
  • Tigerhawks rally past Hawks in 1A regional play

    COLFAX — Two youth-driven teams squared off on the softball diamond Wednesday in a Class 1A Region 6 quarterfinal game. As will happen, there were mis ...
    July 7, 2016 - 12:24 pm
  • Hudnut to step away from PCM baseball after season

    PRAIRIE CITY — With two daughters starting to make their way through the Prairie City-Monroe school system, Mustang baseball coach Shaun Hudnut had a ...
    July 7, 2016 - 11:41 am
  • Raider baseball holds off Madrid, loses to R-S

    COLLINS — The Collins-Maxwell/Baxter baseball team snapped a three-game losing streak Wednesday following a 3-2 win over Madrid during non-conference ...
    July 7, 2016 - 10:31 am
  • Tigerhawks win third straight, down C-N

    ZEARING — The Colfax-Mingo baseball team won its third straight game Wednesday during a 10-6 road victory over Colo-NESCO.
    July 7, 2016 - 10:32 am
  • PCM baseball shuts down Lynnville-Sully

    SULLY — Three Prairie City-Monroe pitchers combined to throw a one-hitter against Lynnville-Sully, and the Mustangs laced five doubles, stole nine bas ...
    July 7, 2016 - 10:31 am
  • Football is right around the corner

    Believe it or not, football season is right around the corner.The softball playoffs have begun and h ...
    July 7, 2016 - 10:30 am
  • Scarlets beat Cardinals, 4-1

    Newton High’s only run came on a solo home run by senior Duncan Lee in the bottom of the sixth inning Tuesday. The Cardinal baseball team dropped a 4- ...
    July 6, 2016 - 12:33 pm