• PCM girls' golf team, track teams ready for 2014

    MONROE — With seven state qualifiers back, Prairie City-Monroe’s girls have a solid nucleus for the track team while the Mustang boys’  track team is ...
    April 2, 2014 - 11:45 am
  • UConn and Notre Dame headline women's Final Four

    UConn and Notre Dame have been on a collision course all season for what would be an unprecedented national championship game.
    April 2, 2014 - 11:16 am
  • Tigerhawk teams ready for the spring season to begin

    COLFAX — Colfax-Mingo Tigerhawk athletes are ramping up for the 2014 spring sport seasons. The Tigerhawk track teams had several indoor meets in March ...
    April 1, 2014 - 11:42 am
  • CMB spring squads set to make runs in 2014

    Collins-Maxwell/Baxter spring sports teams head into 2014 with optimism. The Raider track teams return state qualifiers to lead the squads. The Raider ...
    April 1, 2014 - 11:45 am
  • Daily News Bracket Challenge contenders down to 11

    Daily News Bracket Challenge Update: Going into Sunday’s games, 71 contestants were still mathematically in the running for one of the three cash priz ...
    March 31, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • Fearsome Final Foursome headed to North Texas

    The road to redemption goes through North Texas for a fearsome Final Four of power programs with something to prove.
    March 31, 2014 - 11:24 am
  • Hawk athletes ready to soar in track, golf

    SULLY — There is no lack of leadership for Lynnville-Sully spring sports teams. The Hawk track teams and golf teams have seniors and state qualifiers ...
    March 31, 2014 - 12:03 pm
  • Frostbusters postponed at Oskaloosa, Marshalltown, Boone, Vinton

    VINTON (IMCA NEWS) – Frostbuster Week will have to wait.Season-opening IMCA specials at Southern Iow ...
    March 31, 2014 - 11:23 am
  • Hilton Magic doesn't work in Sweet 16

    NEW YORK (AP) — Dustin Hogue had the kind of game every New York kid dreams of.The only thing missin ...
    March 31, 2014 - 11:23 am
  • Area players receive HOIC basketball honors

    Prairie City-Monroe, Colfax-Mingo and Collins-Maxwell/Baxter basketball players, 20 all told, received postseason conference honors when coaches selec ...
    March 28, 2014 - 11:21 am
  • Dayton still flying high in NCAA tourney

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Jordan Sibert scored 18 points, Kendall Pollard added a season-high 12 and Dayton rolled past Stanford 82-72 on Thursday to make ...
    March 28, 2014 - 10:51 am
  • Prep spring sports previews start Monday

    Spring sports previews for Newton and area high schools will begin Monday in the Newton Daily News.A ...
    March 28, 2014 - 10:51 am
  • Grannies Got Game

    The Mustang Grannies play Granny Basketball League games, which are six-on-six 1920s style, and games for fundraisers. The Mustang Grannies are hostin ...
    March 27, 2014 - 11:46 am
  • Wife of NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty dies

    RANDLEMAN, N.C. (AP) — Lynda Petty, the wife of NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty, died Tuesday after battling cancer for several years. She was 72.
    March 27, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Cardinal Lanes Bowling League Results

    March 23Sunday Nite MixedPick Up Artists 3, Kill-Kill-Kill 1Pick Up Artists — 2,569: Tammy Decook 39 ...
    March 27, 2014 - 11:12 am
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