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  • NHS volleyball team selling Dig Pink shirts for breast cancer awareness

    Newton High’s volleyball team is selling Dig Pink T-shirts to raise money for breast cancer awareness. All proceeds go to Side-Out Foundation.
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 3:14 pm
  • The Sports Schuffle

    Before NBC’s “Nightly News” informed Monday’s viewers of a rare respiratory virus that has sent more than 1,000 children to emergency rooms in 12 stat ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 1:32 pm
  • Cardinals clamp down on Bobcats in second half

    MARSHALLTOWN — Joseph Banfield settled under the football as it sailed through the air. He gathered it in, followed his blockers and broke free. Banfi ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 7:46 pm
  • Defense again leads Tigerhawks to win

    COLFAX — The zero on the scoreboard disappeared. The lead never did.When Colfax-Mingo needed a stop ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 11:56 am
  • Cardinal freshmen win

    MARSHALLTOWN — A one-point lead at halftime exploded into an 18-7 victory Friday evening for Newton High’s freshman football team.
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 11:58 am
  • Peter, Deutsch win Central Dutch Invitational individual titles

    PELLA — Rachel Peter of Prairie City-Monroe and Mark Deutsch of Collins-Maxwell/Baxter did what seniors are supposed to do. They led their respective ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 11:01 am
  • Lynnville-Sully volleyball loses

    SIGOURNEY — Lynnville-Sully’s volleyball team opened the South Iowa Cedar League season on the road Thursday and lost to host Sigourney.
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 10:50 am
  • Points scarce for PCM in loss to Central Decatur

    Central Decatur quarterback Trenton Wells posed problems throughout Friday’s game against Prairie City-Monroe and played a big role in handing the Mus ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 10:51 am
  • Late interception seals win for CMB

    STORY CITY — Big plays determined Collins-Maxwell/Baxter’s fate against Roland-Story Friday night.Th ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 10:50 am
  • Hawks shut out by Eagles

    PELLA — Out of a 38-0 loss, Lynnville-Sully’s Hawks learned positive things about themselves.“Pella ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 10:57 am
  • Newton rocks Marshalltown; area teams go 2-2

    Area high school football teams played Week 2 of the 2014 season, going 3-2 Friday night. Here's a roundup of the five varsity games. Read more on the ...
    Sept. 6, 2014 - 2:06 pm
  • Prep Football Scores

    Area scoresNewton 45, Marshalltown 20Pella Christian 38, Lynnville-Sully 0Colfax-Mingo 21, Clarke, O ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 11:17 pm
  • NHS captures second at Cardinal Invitational

    If it weren’t for the strong breeze, Newton High’s Cardinals and the other golfers in the NHS Cardinal Invitational would have played in stifling Sept ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 11:39 am
  • Cardinal volleyball team gets off the snide

    ADEL — Newton High’s Cardinal volleyball team got into the win column Thursday night at the Adel-DeSoto-Minburn Invitational. What a difference a week ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 11:41 am
  • NCMP sets pool records in sweeping double dual

    INDIANOLA — Pool records tumbled as NCMP’s Aquagirls defeated host Indianola and Grinnell Thursday at Simpson College’s swimming pool.
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 11:46 am
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