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  • Panthers open with 27-17 victory; Friday's area scores

    The Creston/O-M Panthers defeated Norwalk 27-17 Friday night at Panther Field. The game was delayed ...
    Aug. 30, 2014 - 10:54 am
  • PETERSON: Life after the "big time" can be even more rewarding

    When former Creston/O-M players Dane Wardenburg and Ryan McKim talk about "lifestyle decisions" in their moves in the coaching business, I know exactl ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 11:40 am
  • Sports briefs

    WAUKEE — Creston High School junior Camryn Somers was part of four victories as Waukee swept a girls swimming triangular at Waukee YMCA Tuesday.
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 12:44 am
  • Outdoor news

    BOONE — “They Gotta’ Have Cover” is a new and catchy way to call attention to what farmers can do to bring back pheasants and other grassland birds.
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 12:43 am
  • Hawkeyes' Rudock eager to get cooking

    IOWA CITY — Fried, scrambled, poached, over-easy or sunny side-up, Jake Rudock knows a little bit ab ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 12:43 am
  • Cubs just can't seem to handle Reds

    CINCINNATI — If and when the Cubs elbow themselves into contention in upcoming seasons, they might w ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 12:43 am
  • Fishing report

    For lake locations, maps and other information, go to www.iowadnr.gov/Fishing/FishingReports.aspxThe ...
    Aug. 29, 2014 - 12:43 am
  • Panthers resume series with Norwalk

    There's a chance of more rain showers Friday night, but that won't put a damper on the eager anticipation of the football season for the 2014 Creston/ ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 3:17 am
  • DMACC's net power sinks Spartans in home opener

    Ninth-ranked Des Moines Area Community College opened the 2014 conference season in dominating fashion Wednesday night, sweeping Southwestern 25-10, 2 ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 3:06 am
  • Sports briefs

    Iowa State University's football season opener on Saturday against North Dakota State will be broadcast on Fox Sports 1. That game is scheduled to kic ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 2:58 am
  • Golf league scores

    PINE VALLEYMen’s Thursday LeagueAug. 21Team ScorePine Valley 150Calvin-Willets 144Knuth-Lett 142Madi ...
    Aug. 28, 2014 - 2:58 am
  • Tigers, Eagles square off in area matchup

    Football season is here, and the Creston News Advertiser coverage area teams are ready for the season to begin.
    Aug. 27, 2014 - 12:04 am
  • SWCC opens at home tonight after 3-0 loss at Indian HIlls

    OTTUMWA — It was more rugged competition for the Southwestern volleyball team Tuesday night, with a 3-0 loss at Division I unbeaten Indian Hills.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:51 pm
  • NASCAR and Iowa Speedway announce 2015 National Series schedule

    NEWTON — NASCAR and Iowa Speedway announced the return of the NASCAR Nationwide Series and Camping World Truck Series to Newton in 2015.
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:51 pm
  • Iowa notes: LB spots are open, so is kicker/punter

    IOWA CITY — Two Iowa linebacker positions remain in flux as the team nears its opener against Northe ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:51 pm
  • Reader Poll

    Will both Iowa and Iowa State football teams win their first game?
    No. Only ISU will win.
    No. Only Iowa will win.
    No. Neither team will win.