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  • 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 - 11:53 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • September teal season bonus opportunity for Iowa hunters

    Iowa’s new 16-day statewide early teal season beginning Sept. 6 will provide waterfowlers an opportunity to hunt this fast-flying early migrant before ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • Sports briefs

    Kickoff cookoutThe annual Creston/O-M Kickoff Cookout will be held Saturday at Crestmoor Golf Club.S ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • Panther boys ranked 14th

    Creston opens the cross country season ranked 14th in Class 3A boys by the Iowa Association of Track Coaches.
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • New coach harbors high hopes for young SWCC squad

    Never mind that all but one player, and the coach, are gone from last year's upstart Southwestern volleyball team that charged to a fifth-place finish ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:30 pm
  • Outdoor news

    Most of the campsites with electricity in Iowa state parks available for reservation have been snapped up for weeks ahead of the Labor Day holiday.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • Reader Poll

    The top five most popular baby girl names of 2013 have been released. Which name do you like most?