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  • YMCA news

    The Southern Prairie YMCA offers an afterschool program that serves school-aged children with a variety of programs and activities to explore and deve ...
    Aug. 10, 2014 - 11:41 pm
  • Carter, Moore place in TC seniors divisions

    ATLANTIC — Chris Nelson shot a first-round 6-under-par 63 and held on to win the 54th annual Tournament of Champions on his home course here Sunday.
    Aug. 10, 2014 - 11:41 pm
  • Sports briefs

    IOWA CITY — The small schools west team won two games and finished second in the 38th annual all-star baseball series played on Thursday through Sunda ...
    Aug. 10, 2014 - 11:41 pm
  • PETERSON: Stars align for sports writer's family to see their favorites enter Hall of Fame

    Sports editor Scott Vicker wrote a column last week about his marathon week involving 840 miles traveled to cover the likes of the State Softball Tour ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 8:20 pm
  • Sports briefs

    Panther cardsCreston/O-M football players are selling Panther discount cards through Tuesday.The car ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 3:23 am
  • Fishing report

    For lake locations, maps and other information, go to www.iowadnr.gov/Fishing/FishingReports.aspxThe ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 2:59 am
  • KEEGAN LONGABAUGH (2014 South Central Iowa Male Athlete of the Year finalist)

    Southwest Valley Football • Led the team with 115 total tackles, including 10 solo tackles for loss ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • JENNA SANDQUIST (2014 South Central Iowa Female Athlete of the Year finalist)

    Interstate 35 Volleyball • Led her team with 162 kills and a kill efficiency of .133. Averaged 2.53 ...
    Aug. 8, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • TREVOR FRAIN (2014 South Central Iowa Male Athlete of the Year finalist)

    Creston Football • Finished second on the team with 416 rushing yards on 79 carries, averaging 5.3 y ...
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • CARLEY ROBINS (2014 South Central Iowa Female Athlete of the Year finalist)

    • Ranked second on her team in scoring with 11.6 points per game on 40.9 percent shooting from the floor.
    Aug. 7, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • Outdoor news

    AFTON — Three Mile Lake Recreation Area in southwest Iowa’s Union County, serves as a prime example of REAP’s power to improve Iowans’ quality of life ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 7:09 pm
  • Sports briefs

    Lenox senior Todd Stoaks is a member of the 2014 Academic All-State first team as selected by the Iowa High School Baseball Coaches Association.
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 7:19 pm
  • LIBBY BEMIS (2014 South Central Iowa Female Athlete of the Year finalist)

    • Led her team in scoring with 16.0 points per game on 40.6 percent shooting, 32.3 percent shooting from 3-point and 69.9 percent shooting from the fr ...
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • JACOB SOBOTKA (2014 South Central Iowa Male Athlete of the Year finalist)

    • Completed 95-of-178 passes (53.4 percent) for 1,175 yards and 12 touchdowns compared to eight inerceptions. Had a long touchdown pass of 90 yards.
    Aug. 6, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • Sports briefs

    Golf fundraiserA swimming party at Creston Municipal Swimming Pool will be held 8-10 p.m. Friday as ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 11:23 pm
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