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  • 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
  • CiCi Bellis, 15, youngest US Open winner since '96

    NEW YORK (AP) — While 15-year-old American CiCi Bellis was in the process of stunning a Grand Slam f ...
    Aug. 26, 2014 - 11:51 pm
  • Cardinals’ Molina, Wacha head to Springfield

    PITTSBURGH — Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina said he would do whatever he could to push the timetabl ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:14 pm
  • NV's Grantham signs to play golf at SWCC

    Delson Grantham, May 2014 graduate of Nodaway Valley High School in Greenfield, is headed to Southwestern Community College to play golf for SWCC head ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:19 pm
  • Sports briefs

    Kenny Namanny has been named assistant baseball coach and residence hall coordinator (West Hall) at Southwestern Community College.
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:14 pm
  • Preseason volleyball rankings

    The Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union released preseason volleyball rankings on Monday.Five Hawk ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:13 pm
  • Cyclones don't have short memory

    AMES — There probably wasn’t a need for the members of the Iowa State football team to be reminded o ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:13 pm
  • Joey Logano holds off Brad Keselowski to win at Bristol

    BRISTOL, Tenn. — It was a clean sweep for Team Penske.Joey Logano held off Brad Keselowski to win Sa ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:13 pm
  • Cross country State Qualifying Meet sites announced

    The Iowa High School Athletic Association and Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union announced the sites for the 2014 State Qualifying Meets for cross ...
    Aug. 25, 2014 - 11:13 pm
  • Spartans set the pace for a strong 2014 campaign

    EMMETSBURG — The Southwestern Community College Spartans started the 2014 campaign on the right foot with the men's strong fourth place finish at the ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:39 pm
  • The US Open — tennis, the American way, if not an American win

    NEW YORK — This year, tennis fans have watched three major tournaments, seen six different champions ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:33 pm
  • Spartans open 1-3 at Wisconsin Dells

    WISCONSIN DELLS — Southwestern opened the 2014 volleyball season by going 1-3 against some national-caliber competition at the Battle for the Dells co ...
    Aug. 24, 2014 - 11:33 pm
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