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  • Predicament wrestling rankings

    The season's first team and individual wrestling rankings in Class 2A and Class 1A by The Predicament wrestling publication:
    Dec. 3, 2014 - 4:08 am
  • Shields named district coach of the year

    Murray coach Jerry Shields was named the Class 1A South Central District Coach of the Year in all-district volleyball announcements by the Iowa Girls ...
    Dec. 3, 2014 - 4:08 am
  • Middle school basketball

    FONTANELLE — Creston pulled away from a close first quarter to defeat the Nodaway Valley eighth-grade girls Monday, 45-24.
    Dec. 3, 2014 - 4:08 am
  • Area boys basketball

    ORIENT — After a high-scoring first quarter, things slowed down a bit here Tuesday as Lenox posted a 50-38 win over Orient-Macksburg.
    Dec. 3, 2014 - 4:08 am
  • Second-half run fuels Panthers past Winterset

    A timeout with 6:55 remaining in the third quarter made all the difference in the world for the Creston girls basketball team in a 56-43 win over Wint ...
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 12:21 am
  • Spartans hit 15 threes in 90-58 victory

    DES MOINES — Southwestern men drained 15 3-pointers in running away from Grand View JV Monday night, 90-58.
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Area boys basketball

    MOUNT AYR — A hot-shooting Mount Ayr team took a 42-14 halftime lead in racing past a rebuilding Lamoni team Monday night, 72-38.
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Sports briefs

    Registration is under way throiugh 4 p.m. Dec. 31 for the Creston Park and Recreation Department men's basketball league.
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Lack of Big 12 title game could help TCU, Baylor

    DES MOINES (AP) — The final weekend in the Big 12 will illustrate both the risk and reward that come ...
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • City league

    Recent results from the Creston Park and Recreation Department women's volleyball league as the end of the season approaches on Wednesday.
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Area girls basketball

    ORIENT — Shannon Eads and Lisa Moss combined for 46 points in a 67-51 victory over East Union Monday night.
    Dec. 2, 2014 - 12:12 am
  • Panther wrestlers gear up for Tuesday's season opener

    With a total of five wrestlers with state tournament experience and four others having made it to districts last year, the Creston/Orient-Macksburg wr ...
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 12:38 am
  • Mostek, Murray's Barber earn all-state honors

    Creston's Natalie Mostek and Murray's Hannah Barber each received all-state recognition last week after stellar senior volleyball campaigns.
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 12:38 am
  • Spartan men improve to 8-0

    The Southwestern men's basketball team picked up a pair of home wins over the Thanksgiving break, improving to 8-0 for the season.
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 12:31 am
  • Northern Iowa beats Richmond 55-50

    CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) — Seth Tuttle scored 17 points and grabbed 10 rebounds on Sunday and Northern ...
    Dec. 1, 2014 - 12:31 am
  • Reader Poll

    Creston City Council is considering implementing a franchise fee on all Alliant gas and electric customers within city limits? What percentage should they set the franchise fee at?
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