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  • Volleyball offers collective 'unity' experiences

    I only minored in psychology and sociology at Iowa as an undergrad, so I don't profess to be the ultimate authority on human behavior.
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 1:26 am
  • Soggy week of preparation for district opener

    The Creston/Orient-Macksburg football team has been battling Mother Nature as well as trying to fine-tune its game in preparation for Friday's distric ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 12:45 am
  • Spartans challenge No. 7 Eagles

    It was the second 3-0 loss to a nationally-ranked team in as many matches at home early this season for the Southwestern Spartans, but the feeling aft ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 11:54 pm
  • Sports briefs

    GREENFIELD — The Adair County Health and Fitness Center is sponsoring a free NFL Punt Pass and Kick competition Sunday, Sept. 14.
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • East Union, Murray meet in district opener

    Week three of the Iowa high school football season marks the opening week of district play, and it features only one game that pits two area teams aga ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Area volleyball

    MURRAY — Murray improved to 2-0 for the season here on Tuesday, surviving a scare against a scrappy Lamoni squad, 25-22, 22-25, 25-8, 28-30, 15-12.
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Iowa's pheasant population highest since 2008

    Iowa’s annual August roadside pheasant count recorded the highest number of birds since 2008, with a statewide average of 17.4 birds per 30 mile route ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Outdoor news

    Teal seasonBusy Saturday; slower on Sunday. With the best yet to come?That pretty well describes the ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • High school football standings

    CLASS 3ADistrict 8Team Dist. Ovr.ADM 0-0 1-1Atlantic 0-0 1-1Creston/O-M 0-0 1-1Dallas Center-Grimes ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • Panthers improve to 3-0 with road victory

    ATLANTIC — How far has Creston volleyball advanced in coach Polly Luther’s third season?Nearly every ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 1:26 am
  • Sports briefs

    Youth footballGames in the Pride of Iowa Youth Football League will be held in Creston Sept. 13 and ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 1:20 am
  • High school football ratings

    Listed are the top 10 teams in the Associated Press Iowa high school football poll, with first place votes in parentheses and won-loss records, along ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 1:20 am
  • T'Wolves storm past Mount Ayr

    MOUNT AYR — After everyone in the Mount Ayr gym was evacuated to the school's storm shelter to start the night, Southwest Valley brought the storm ins ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 1:26 am
  • Area volleyball

    LENOX — Lenox picked up a tightly-contested 16-25, 25-20, 25-15, 28-30, 15-12 win over East Union here on Tuesday.
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 1:20 am
  • Iowa LT Scherff expected to miss Iowa State game

    IOWA CITY (AP) — Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz says star left tackle Brandon Scherff could be available for Saturday's game against Iowa State despite an un ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 1:20 am
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