49°FFairFull Forecast


  • Rams roll past Cardinals; area prep football roundup

    Three area team — Lynnville-Sully, Collins-Maxwell/Baxter and Prairie City-Monroe — notched district wins Friday night. Newton and Colfax-Mingo droppe ...
    Oct. 10, 2016 - 11:34 am
  • Friday Night Prep Football Scores

    Iowa High School FootballFriday ScoresArea GamesSouttheast Polk 34, Newton 0Lynnville-Sully 17, New ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 10:55 pm
  • NHS athletic trainer receives IHSAA sports medicine award

    Matt Scotton, athletic trainer for Newton High School, has been named recipient of the 2016 Sports Medicine Award from the Iowa High School Athletic A ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 11:44 am
  • Seeing the good is always better

    Bad news always leads. The sports world is no exception to that journalistic axiom.Working at a week ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 11:05 am
  • Help wanted: Newton Girls Softball Association needs infusion of board members

    Providing girls ages 5 to 18 an opportunity to play softball during the summer, the Newton Girls Softball Association has become a fixture in Newton.
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 11:06 am
  • Prep cross country qualifying meet assignments are set

    Newton High’s cross country runners will see a new course for their 2016 Class 4A state qualifying meet on Oct. 20.
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 11:05 am
  • C-M loses first SICL match

    BELLE PLAINE — The Colfax-Mingo volleyball team dropped its first South Iowa Cedar League match Thursday.
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 11:04 am
  • Tigerhawk girls finish third, boys fifth at Montezuma

    MONTEZUMA — The Colfax-Mingo cross country teams got another good look at several conference teams a week before the South Iowa Cedar League meet.
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 11:04 am
  • PCM falls to Hawks in HOIC play

    JEWELL — Prairie City-Monroe’s volleyball team was swept by Class 2A No. 14 South Hamilton on Thursday.
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 11:04 am
  • CMB girl harriers win seventh title

    JEWELL — Another meet, another title for the Collins-Maxwell/Baxter girls cross country team.The Cla ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 11:50 am
  • Cardinals face Rams in 4A district play

    Just like the five victories this season, Newton High’s Cardinals processed their first loss last Friday night then left it behind and went back to wo ...
    Oct. 6, 2016 - 11:47 am
  • Baxter, community begin planning for future in athletics

    BAXTER — More than 100 students, parents and community members gathered for a public forum at Baxter Community School District Wednesday night to hear ...
    Oct. 6, 2016 - 11:53 am
  • Ranked Hawks face toughest test yet in ninth-ranked New London​

    The Class A No. 6 Lynnville-Sully football team is treating its Week 7 Class A District 6 home game against ninth-ranked New London as just another ga ...
    Oct. 6, 2016 - 11:54 am
  • Column: Where’s the swagger?

    The Iowa football team’s season has taken a big turn. And it’s going in the wrong direction. After ...
    Oct. 6, 2016 - 10:51 am
  • No. 14 Norwalk beats Newton

    Working off a strong performance at home in Saturday’s Cardinal Invitational, Newton High’s volleyball team battled with Class 4A 14th-ranked Norwalk ...
    Oct. 5, 2016 - 11:53 am