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  • Home run fuels Winterset win over Panthers

    WINTERSET — Things spiralled out of control for the Creston softball team here Thursday night after a second inning error led to a three-run home run ...
    July 11, 2014 - 1:59 am
  • Titans squeeze into second place with sweep

    Lewis Central slipped a half-game in front of Council Bluffs St. Albert for second place in the Hawkeye 10 Conference with a sweep of Creston here Thu ...
    July 11, 2014 - 1:59 am
  • Area baseball

    CORNING — Southwest Valley scored five runs in the bottom of hte seventh inning to complete a wild, come-from-behind win over Central Decatur here on ...
    July 11, 2014 - 1:49 am
  • Outdoor news

    POLK CITY — Nearly $3 million worth of new features and renovations at Big Creek State Park will be highlighted in a celebration on July 17, from 3-6: ...
    July 11, 2014 - 1:49 am
  • Golf league scores

    PINE VALLEYLadies LeagueJuly 1Team ScoreCarroll Family Chiropractic 50Elm’s Club 48Crowettes 48Bogie ...
    July 11, 2014 - 1:49 am
  • Trap shooting league

    Results from the first two weeks of the High Lakes Outdoor Alliance trap shooting league held at the shooting range north of Three Mile Lake:
    July 11, 2014 - 1:49 am
  • Sports briefs

    The site of tonight's Class 1A Region 6 semifinal game between Bedford and Mount Ayr has been changed from Murray to Lenox.
    July 11, 2014 - 1:53 am
  • Panthers finish what they started June 3

    It took 36 days, but this time Creston finished out a rout of Clarinda in Hawkeye 10 baseball action.
    July 10, 2014 - 1:24 am
  • Mount Ayr knocks off Lenox, 5-2

    LENOX — Mount Ayr sophomore Kirsten Dolecheck picked a good time to break out of a slump, as she helped the Raiderettes turn Class 1A Region 6 upside ...
    July 10, 2014 - 1:24 am
  • Timberwolves' season comes to end at IKM-Manning

    IRWIN — Southwest Valley had been playing solid softball coming into Wednesday night’s Class 2A regional quarterfinal game against ninth-ranked IKM-Ma ...
    July 10, 2014 - 1:16 am
  • Bedford stuns No. 9-ranked Murray, 9-4

    MURRAY — When the Class 1A Region 6 softball pairings were announced, a regional final showdown in Chariton on July 14 was anticipated between fifth-r ...
    July 10, 2014 - 1:17 am
  • Holmes leaving SWCC for D-III job

    The Mike Holmes regime in Southwestern Community College men’s basketball is over.Holmes announced t ...
    July 10, 2014 - 1:16 am
  • Reds deal young Cubs sixth straight loss

    CINCINNATI — Youth is being served on the Cubs’ roster.But latest arrivals Arismendy Alcantara, Dall ...
    July 10, 2014 - 1:16 am
  • Huskies triumph in district tourney preview

    Earlier in the day, Winterset and Creston learned about their matchup to open Class 3A district tournament play July 18 in Atlantic.
    July 9, 2014 - 1:45 am
  • Raiderettes finish off East Union

    MOUNT AYR — When the Mount Ayr players sprinted toward their cars Monday night and the East Union bus pulled out of the parking lot here, the two team ...
    July 9, 2014 - 1:45 am
  • Reader Poll

    The new library at Lincoln School — pending Creston City Council approval — has been named Creston Area Library and Cultural Center. Do you like the name?
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