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  • Creston's Miller to join Officials Hall of Fame

    He's donned the striped officials shirt everywhere from Australia to Madison Square Garden to tiny gymnasiums in southwest Iowa.
    March 5, 2015 - 12:03 am
  • Setting his sights

    Anthony Simmons looks like a typical collegiate track and field athlete.On the track, the freshman s ...
    March 5, 2015 - 12:03 am
  • Wichita State goes for second straight tourney title

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — This time last year, Wichita State was keeping light-hearted track of its unbeaten ...
    March 4, 2015 - 11:57 pm
  • Spartan volleyball gains two area players

    Two area student-athletes made it official last week, they will be playing volleyball for the Southwestern Community College Spartans next fall.
    March 5, 2015 - 12:03 am
  • LEADING OFF: Lee, Darvish take the mound for spring debuts

    A look at the highlights of what’s happening all around spring training in Florida and Arizona on Th ...
    March 4, 2015 - 11:57 pm
  • Sports briefs

    Iowa Department of Natural Resources is sponsoring a field day hunter education class on Saturday, March 21, at Three Mile Lake Shooting Range.
    March 4, 2015 - 11:57 pm
  • Clarinda's McElroy signs with SWCC softball

    Clarinda senior Klarissa McElroy has committed to play softball for Southwestern Community College for the 2015-16 school year.
    March 5, 2015 - 12:03 am
  • Bower's bombs help Spartans advance

    A 3-point barrage by freshman TJ Bower finally kept Iowa Central at bay as the Southwestern men advanced in Region XI play here Tuesday night, 86-74.
    March 4, 2015 - 12:40 am
  • Spartan baseball splits with rated team

    The Pedro Hernandez era of Southwestern baseball officially got underway in splitting four games with 10th-ranked Northern Oklahoma Collerge Feb. 21-2 ...
    March 4, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • Spartan baseball dinner kicks off Krejci endowment drive

    An endowment is being established with the Southwestern Community College Education Foundation in Bi ...
    March 4, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • Bowling league scores

    PANTHER LANESAstro Mixed LeagueFeb. 22Team ScoreEllis Poore 75Corner Clippers 61.5Rhine Body Repair ...
    March 4, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • Iowa tops Indiana 77-63

    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Coach Fran McCaffery saw things in Iowa's 77-63 win over the Indiana Hoosiers that can help the surging Hawkeyes get on track ...
    March 4, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • SWCC women fall to hot-shooting NIACC

    MASON CITY — Southwestern women's basketball head coach Addae Houston entered Tuesday's regional opener here against sixth-ranked NIACC hoping to hold ...
    March 4, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • High school basketball scores

    BOYS BASKETBALLClass 4ASubstate FinalSioux City North 47 Abraham Lincoln 46GIRLS BASKETBALLState tou ...
    March 4, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • Missed opportunities for Bedford in state tourney loss

    DES MOINES — The Bedford girls basketball team overcame a slow start here Monday to get within four points early in the second quarter, but a poor thi ...
    March 3, 2015 - 12:00 am
  • Reader Poll

    Should state budget cuts include closing mental health facilities in Iowa?
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