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  • Cardinals overpower Bobcats in district play

    Not since 2011 has Newton High’s football team been 4-0 to start a season. The Cardinals manhandled the visiting Benton Community Bobcats of Van Horne ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 2:33 pm
  • Tigerhawks handed first loss of season

    COLFAX – Missed opportunities derailed Colfax-Mingo’s upset attempt of No. 10 Belle Plaine Friday night.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 10:55 am
  • Raiders stay undefeated with non-distirct win

    BAXTER – Slowing Nevada’s rushing attack provided a good start. Scoring 27 second-half points ensured a strong finish.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 11:27 am
  • Shores, Reynolds lead NHS golf team to sixth

    MARSHALLTOWN — Senior Devin Shores might be breaking out of a slump on the golf course. Shores carded a 79 to help lead the Newton High Cardinals to a ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 11:24 am
  • PCM blows out Davis County for second straight win

    MONROE — Ronnie Marshall rushed for three first-half touchdowns and helped Prairie City-Monroe quickly jump ahead of Davis County in a 50-6 victory Fr ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 10:55 am
  • Lynnville-Sully falls to 0-4

    MONTEZUMA — Mike Parkinson believes in Lynnville-Sully’s football team. The Hawks’ head coach knows it has been tough on the players as they’ve droppe ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 10:54 am
  • Newton junior varsity, freshman volleyball teams play in East tournament

    DES MOINES — Newton High’s junior varsity and freshman volleyball teams competed in a tournament hosted by Des Moines East High School Saturday. The C ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 11:30 am
  • NHS freshmen down Bobcats

    Four players scored touchdowns for Newton High’s freshman team, which posted a 30-12 victory Friday over visiting Benton Community of Van Horne.
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 11:30 am
  • Cardinals, Raiders stay undefeated; Mustangs win as Tigerhawks, Hawks fall

    In Week 4 of the high school football season, three area teams went into Friday’s game undefeated, two came out still without a loss. Newton and Colli ...
    Sept. 22, 2014 - 7:17 am
  • Prep football scores

    Area scoresNewton 45, Benton Community 6Montezuma 25, Lynnville-Sully 0Belle Plaine 26, Colfax-Mingo ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 10:54 pm
  • Woes continue for CPM

    MONROE – Momentum avoided Prairie City-Monroe Thursday night.For the second match in a row, PCM coul ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:37 pm
  • Cardinals win one out of four at DMC tournament

    URBANDALE — Snapping a five-match losing skid, Newton High’s Cardinals opened play at Thursday’s Des Moines Christian Invitational volleyball tourname ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:39 pm
  • Iowa searching for answers on offense

    IOWA CITY (AP) — This was supposed to be the year that Iowa flourished under offensive coordinator Greg Davis.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:28 am
  • The Pressbox

    Embrace who they are. Embrace who you are.When I was growing up in a very small town in Kansas, the ...
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 11:28 am
  • Hawks defeat Montezuma

    MONTEZUMA — Lynnville-Sully’s Hawks evened up their South Iowa Cedar League volleyball record and that of their host, Montezuma, Thursday.
    Sept. 19, 2014 - 12:21 pm
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