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  • Jones breaks through ahead of Nationwide debut

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Erik Jones has discovered that driving the No. 51 truck isn’t nearly as easy as Kyle Busch makes it look.
    July 17, 2014 - 3:32 pm
  • Royals, Rangers trade pitchers

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Kansas City Royals have gotten some relief help, acquiring veteran reliever Jason Frasor from the Texas Rangers for Triple ...
    July 17, 2014 - 3:32 pm
  • Atcher repeats at Marshalltown during the Central Iowa Fair

    MARSHALLTOWN — Capturing his second consecutive win in the IMCA Stock Cars division at Marshalltown, Dave Atcher went to the front on the second lap a ...
    July 17, 2014 - 3:15 pm
  • Cardinals claim win on Senior Night

    NEWTON — Senior Night is special for every team. Tuesday’s non-conference game against South Tama’s Trojans was just that for Newton’s senior trio — E ...
    July 16, 2014 - 11:06 am
  • Surging Albia tops PCM in playoffs

    EDDYVILLE — Two teams headed in opposite directions continued down their paths in a Class 2A District 14 playoff game Tuesday night.
    July 16, 2014 - 10:46 am
  • Jeter, Trout lead AL over NL 5-3 in All-Star game

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — On a sparkling summer night in the Upper Midwest, baseball generations joined up and prepared to pass.
    July 16, 2014 - 10:46 am
  • Lynnville-Sully drops 1A district tourney game

    NEW SHARON — Lynnville-Sully’s Hawks turned a corner in 2014. The Hawk baseball team’s season ended Tuesday night in a Class 1A District 11 tournament ...
    July 16, 2014 - 10:46 am
  • Short-handed Raiders see season end in playoff loss

    ALLEMAN — The difficulty of winning a baseball game with only eight players caught up with Collins-Maxwell/Baxter Tuesday night.
    July 16, 2014 - 2:02 am
  • Hawks are 1A state bound

    OSKALOOSA — One team. One goal.Lynnville-Sully’s Hawks were not going to be denied. They tried closi ...
    July 15, 2014 - 12:08 pm
  • Baseball All-Stars congregate as pitchers dominate

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Mike Matheny had quite the choice for the National League’s All-Star starter.Ther ...
    July 15, 2014 - 11:25 am
  • PCM's season ends one win shy of state

    OTTUMWA — Tension mounted inning after inning, then by the at-bat. Prairie City-Monroe's huddles just outside its third-base dugout persisted with enc ...
    July 18, 2014 - 10:57 am
  • Hunter-Reay captures Iowa Corn Indy 300

    NEWTON — “It’s a great oval. This place races like no other track in the world. It’s very unique. It’s definitely a staple of the Verizon IndyCar Seri ...
    July 14, 2014 - 12:20 pm
  • Jones holds off Blaney, wins American Ethanol 200

    Ryan Blaney inched his way closer and closer to Erik Jones late in the American Ethanol 200. But Jones never let him inch close enough to take the lea ...
    July 14, 2014 - 12:29 pm
  • Hawk softball plays for regional title

    SULLY — Second-ranked Lynnville-Sully’s Hawks go after another Class 1A regional softball title tonight in Oskaloosa.
    July 14, 2014 - 11:39 am
  • Nemecheks share family competition on track

    If top-10 finishes have any pull between John Hunter and Joe Nemechek, the 17-year-old son earned a few bragging rights Friday night.
    July 14, 2014 - 12:36 pm
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