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Paul R. 'Dick' Keller | Obituaries  The Independent News

Paul R. “Dick” Keller, 81, of Cayuga, passed away at 6:58 p.m. EDT (May 12, 2019), at Union Hospital Clinton in Clinton, IN. He was born January 9, 1938, ...

Patricia Gail Craver - Oskaloosa News  Oskaloosa news

Patricia Gail Craver December 28, 1940 – April 19, 2019. Montezuma, Iowa | Age 78. Patti Craver, 78 of Montezuma passed away Friday morning, April 19, 2019 ...

Charles G. Chamness (1934-2019) | Obituaries |  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

CEDAR FALLS — Charles G. Chamness, 85, of Ackley, formerly of Cedar Falls, died Saturday, May 4, at Grand JiVante in Ackley. He was born Jan. 2, 1934 in ...

DAR presents Good Citizens Awards  Newton Daily News

DAR Good Citizens Awards were presented to two area high school seniors at the Grinnell Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution meeting May 11 at ...

Girls' basketball notes: Montezuma is shining since Janel Burgess' return  The Gazette

The honeymoon period continues, nearly two years after Janel Burgess was hired to coach her alma mater. “I absolutely love it,” she said. “It's a great school with ...

Montezuma Continuing Great Basketball Tradition - Oskaloosa News  Oskaloosa news

by Jamie Brockman. Southern Iowa is no stranger to good basketball, and much of the media attention goes to the bigger schools such as Oskaloosa, Pella, etc.

Phyllis Thompson, 79  Des Moines Register

Phyllis Thompson, 79, of Montezuma, passed away on June 26, 2018 at the University of Iowa Hospitals in Iowa City.

Montezuma Athletic Hall of Fame

Montezuma athletics has taken a turn for the better, and the school is reaching back into its sparkling history to do it. The school has started an Athletic Hall of ...

Special bond at Montezuma  Des Moines Register

Montezuma's Criswell and Burgess have a special bond.

Montezuma HS in awards showcase  Des Moines Register

The Montezuma High School theater depart. will participate in the 2018 Iowa High School Musical Theater Awards Showcase.

DHS Fine Arts showcase to be held  The Durango Herald

Durango High School invites the community to participate in the DHS Fine Arts showcases in choral, instrumental music and visual art.

Montezuma's Shateah Wetering commits to Iowa women's basketball  The Gazette

IOWA CITY — Carver-Hawkeye Arena was nearly empty late Sunday afternoon after the University of Iowa women's basketball team defeated Michigan.

Montezuma falls in quarterfinals

Central Decatur Cardinals topped the Montezuma Bravettes, 52-48 in the quarterfinals of the Class 1A State Basketball Tournament.

Burgess new girls BB coach at Montezuma

Janel Burgess has been named the new head girl's basketball coach at Montezuma High School.

'I left college coaching to be a mom'  Des Moines Register

Without the approval of her kids, Janel Burgess would not have moved to Montezuma High School to become a coach or a teacher.

Rev up your engines!  Des Moines Register

Montezuma's annual Pine Car Derby set for March 24.

Montezuma FFA awards, scholarships presented at Banquet

The Montezuma FFA held its annual FFA Awards Banquet at the Montezuma High School on Tuesday, March 22.

Six from Montezuma advance to Bill Riley Show at state fair

Six Montezuma young people have advanced to compete in the Bill Riley Show at the Iowa State Fair August 10-20.

We needed RAGBRAI this week  Des Moines Register

MONTEZUMA — RAGBRAI was exactly what our communities needed this week.

Ten thoughts entering the girls' high school state basketball tournament  Des Moines Register

Breaking down the week ahead at the Iowa high school girls' basketball state tournament.

Montezuma High School holds graduation ceremony for local veteran  WISH-TV

Wednesday afternoon students, staff, parents and veterans filled the gymnasium for the annual Veteran's Day celebration.

How to watch and follow the 2019 Iowa high school girls' basketball state tournament  Des Moines Register

If you can't make it to Wells Fargo Arena for the 2019 girls' basketball state tournament, there are other ways to keep track of the action. Plays begins Monday ...

James Van Arkel, 97  Des Moines Register

James Van Arkel, 97 of Malcom, Iowa, passed away Friday, morning, July 6, 2018 at his home. Funeral services will begin at 10:30 am Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at ...

Iowa girls' basketball: Watch the state tournament games live  Des Moines Register

The Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union is digitally broadcasting this year's state tournament games. You can find those broadcasts here.

Montezuma dream team holds reunion  Des Moines Register

Montezuma High School dream basketball team from 25 years ago to reunite for reunion Friday, Dec. 19.

Shane M. McCaslen, 42

Shane M. McCaslen, 42, of Montezuma, Iowa, passed away at his home on February 28, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 am on Friday, March 3, ...

Donald Wayne Simpson - Oskaloosa News  Oskaloosa news

Donald Wayne Simpson February 23, 1947 – October 03, 2018. Montezuma, Iowa | Age 71. Don Simpson, 71 of Montezuma, passed away Wednesday, October ...

Iowa basketball: Archive photos of the girls' state basketball tournament

1928: The Ida Grove basketball team won the state girls' basketball tournament in 1928. From left to right, front row: Mae Aukerman, Sylvia Rohwer, Carolyn ...

Chuck Long to be in Montezuma Dec. 5  Des Moines Register

Iowa Hawkeye great Chuck Long will be in Montezuma Tuesday, Dec. 5 to promote his new biography “Destined to Greatness.”

Carol Arendt, 77

Carol Arendt, age 77, of Grinnell, formerly of Montezuma, died on Wednesday, November 15, 2017, at the Mayflower Community Health Care Center in Grinnell.

Sgt. Joe Watts retires after 33 years of service

In the fall of 2018, after 33 years of *service* to the Wabash Valley, Sergeant Joe Watts made the decision to retire from the Indiana State Police.

Norma Jean Farrington, 84

Norma Jean Farrington, 84 of Montezuma passed away peacefully at the Grinnell Regional Medical Center February 1, 2016.

Rande Henkle, 56

Rande Henkle, 56, of Montezuma passed away peacefully Saturday, March 26, 2016 at the Grinnell Regional Medical Center.

archives: Photos of what life was like for Iowans in 1969

Shortly after Richard M. Nixon was sworn in as president Jan. 20, 1969, in Washington D.C. his portraits replaced photographs of Lyndon B. Johnson behind the ...

Applegate leads South Gray to perfection  The Garden City Telegram

By beating Hanover, 65-54, in the state Class 1A-I title game at Hays' Gross Memorial Coliseum, the South Gray Rebels did something no other team in school ...

Zuma Zoo Daycare celebrates one year

Zuma Zoo has celebrated birthdays of many Zoo animals since opening in 2016, but this week's was the biggest yet.

Virginia Vander Schel  Newton Daily News

Virginia Lee Vander Schel, 74, of Grinnell and formerly of Newton, died Thursday, Feb. 16, 2019, at her home. A visitation with the family present will be from 1 to ...

Local News: ISP announces retirement of Sgt. Joe Watts (3/1/19)  The Banner-Graphic

PUTNAMVILLE — After 33 years of dedicated *service* to the Wabash Valley, Sgt. Joe Watts has retired from the Indiana State Police. Upon graduating from ...

716th Military Police Battalion Builds Strong Relationships with Schools in Surrounding Community  Clarksville Leaf Chronicle

Kentucky. – The 716th Military Police Battalion, 101st Sustainment Brigade, has worked hard to build bridges with Fort Campbell, Clarksville and schools outside ...

Former Iowegian athletes update (Moravia) | Sports  Centerville Daily Iowegian

In a new series where we look at former Iowegian athletes continuing to carry the torch for their schools in college, we now look at Moravia. There are 10 former.

High Street Boys are rockin’

You've seen them play around the area, now you can hear Tyler Richton and The High Bank Boys on the air waves.

Iowa girls' basketball: Live updates, scores and analysis from Wednesday's games  Des Moines Register

Our staff and others at the state tournament will bring you updates, scores and analysis from Wednesday's Iowa girls' basketball state tournament games.

‘Little Mermaid’ comes to town

Montezuma High School presents the 'Little Mermaid' for four shows in November.

Introducing the Register's 2018-19 All-Iowa girls' basketball team  Des Moines Register

The Des Moines Register's All Iowa girls' basketball team has been announced. There is an Elite Team with players from all classes, followed by first-team ...

Iowa girls' basketball state championships: Live updates of Friday's finals  Des Moines Register

You can follow all the action below in our live updates thread, with scores and analysis from Class 5A and 3A title games tonight.

Speak Out event recognizes sexual assault victims  Newton Daily News

For two years a student, son and friend hid a personal story of a crime that happened to him by someone he trusted. Five years later, 20-year-old Seth ...

Southwest Colorado Concerts series will open with San Juan Symphony  The Journal

Southwest Colorado Concerts kick off on Oct. 7 with a “Rhapsodic and Exotic” presentation of Hungarian arabesques and flashy Russian dances from the San ...

Gary F. Criswell, 74

Gary F. Criswell, 74, of rural Malcom, died on Sunday, April 30, 2017, at his home. A private family *service* will be held at a later date. Memorials may be directed ...

Braves run over Comets | High School Sports  Ottumwacourier

ELDON — The first drive didn't produce points for the Montezuma High School football team, but it was a sign of things to come.

The Register's list of the 50 best Iowa high school girls' basketball stars of all time  Des Moines Register

We tried to weigh legends of the past with the greatest current girls basketball standouts in Iowa. Here goes.

WD selects Feldmann, Lown | News  Dyersville Commercial

The Western Dubuque School District has selected Jacob Feldmann as high school principal and Montezuma activities director Tyler Lown as 9-12 activities ...

Vermillion named county Assessor

Amy Vermillion has been named the new Poweshiek County Assessor.

Montezuma National Champions

FFA Farm Business Management team takes national title.

Richard Vogt, 67

Richard Vogt, 67 of Montezuma passed away Saturday afternoon, March 4, 2017 at Grinnell Regional Medical Center.

A cop's cop and the image of ISP locally, Sgt. Joe Watts retires after 33 years  Terre Haute Tribune Star

When many people in the Wabash Valley think of the Indiana State Police, they think of Joe Watts. For the last 15 years of his 33-year career, Sgt. Watts has ...

Iowa girls' basketball: Live streams of all Wednesday's state tournament games  Des Moines Register

The Central Iowa Sports Network is broadcasting the 2018 Iowa girls basketball state tournament throughout the week.

Dowling Catholic's Caitlin Clark, one of the nation's top juniors, nearly tops Iowa state record with 60 points in win  Des Moines Register

The blue-chip recruit hit 13 3-pointers to enter the Iowa girls' basketball records for second-most points in a single game in 5-player era.

716th Military Police Battalion: Peacekeepers share Army story  The Fort Campbell Courier

The Soldiers of 716th Military Police Battalion, 101st Airborne Division Sustainment Brigade, 101st Abn. Div., have worked hard to build bridges with Fort ...

Memorial Service Held for Andrea Farrington  KGAN TV

MONTEZUMA, IA (CBS2/FOX28) -- Memorial services were held on Tuesday for Andrea Farrington, the woman killed in a shooting at Coral Ridge Mall on Friday ...

The David vs. Goliath story of the 1969 Drake Bulldogs and their run to NCAA's Final Four  Des Moines Register

By the end of February 1969, Drake was tied for third in the league. Then the team from a small private university rolled off 10 wins in a row.

Drake's 1969 Final Four team: Where are they now?  Des Moines Register

Drake's 1969 Final Four roster included players from across the nation. Here's where they are 50 years later.

Willis Snook, 88

Willis Snook, 88 of Grinnell, passed away peacefully Saturday morning, January 23, 2016 at Windsor Manor in Grinnell.

Traer businessman remembered for big and small acts of kindness  WCF Courier

TRAER — Mike Pargeon was all about little acts of kindness. A lifetime of them.

Memorial services for Mary Lou Staubus, 89, who passed away on Thursday, March 1, 2018

Memorial services for Mary Lou Staubus, 89, who passed away on Thursday, March 1, 2018 will be held 3 p.m., Saturday, March 17, 2018 at the Village in ...

Jeff Stanford - Oskaloosa News  Oskaloosa news

Jeff Stanford July 10, 1950 – November 17, 2017. Montezuma, Iowa | Age 67. Jeff Stanford, 67 of Montezuma passed away peacefully Friday, November 17, ...

Denis Hamer, 52

Denise Hamer, 52, passed away suddenly Sunday, July 10, 2016 at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City.

Iowa girls' basketball: Iowa City High defeats Johnston, reaches Class 5A state title game  Des Moines Register

On March 1, 2008, Iowa City High defeated Cedar Rapids Washington with a game-winning layup to win the Class 4A girls' basketball state championship.

2018 Primary: Uncontested in House District 76  Iowa City Press Citizen

The Republican and Democratic primaries for Iowa House District 76 will be mere formalities for the coming election. Republican incumbent David Maxwell is ...

Obituary: Richard “Dick” Broady (3/27/18)  Brazil Times

Richard “Dick” Broady, 87, passed away Sunday March 25, 2017 with his family at his side at Regional Hospital in Terre Haute. He was born on January 22, ...

All of our photos from the 2019 Iowa state girls’ basketball tournament

Thousands of hoops fans converged on Des Moines for the 2019 Iowa girls' state basketball tournament. See complete coverage of all the action at ...

Meet the Register's All-Iowa girls' basketball team  Des Moines Register

The Register's All-Iowa girls' basketball team combines a star-studded senior class with some of the nation's best young talent. There were about 20 Division I ...

Pleasantville Schools losing decades of experience | Local News  Journal Express

Five Pleasantville educators retired at the end of this school year, each with many years of experience. The school district shared these stories of each of this ...

One Dead In Coral Ridge Mall Shooting  KGAN TV

One person is dead after a shooting Friday night at Coral Ridge Mall in Coralville.

High Bank Boys Hit the Opera House in What Cheer  Sigourney News Review

Based out of small town Deep River, a town full of rich history, Tyler Geiger traced back the history books and read that the town wasn't named after the actual ...

Across the Wabash Valley -- Secondary | Schools  Terre Haute Tribune Star

Honey CreekThis school year Honey Creek Technology students will have an wonderful learning opportunity made available to them as a Da Vinci 1.0 3D ...

Hedy M. Moore, 74

Hedy M. Moore, 74, died peacefully on Monday, November 14, 2016, with her family by her side. A private family *service* will be held at Hazelwood Cemetery in ...

Weld County Tributes for Dec. 20  Greeley Tribune

Justin CulbreathMarch 8, 1974-Dec. 11, 2017Age: 43Residence: LovelandJustin Culbreath, a longtime resident of Loveland, died unexpectedly Monday, Dec.

Girls' basketball analysis: On to the state tournament  Des Moines Register

One lesson I've learned from girls' basketball regional games is judging a team by its record is a mistake. North Linn of Troy Mills, Seymour, Osage, North ...

No. 5 BGM trounces WACO 68-7

The Class A No. 5 BGM Bears turned it on early in the first period, while the Waco Warriors couldn't find the off switch as BGM won their home opener of the ...

Cross Country begins season on Thursday  Tama News-Herald - Toledo Chronicle

The South Tama Cross Country team will start their season on Thursday, August 27 at Marshalltown Community College Invitationa.

BP FFA has competition  Iowa City Press Citizen

On Monday, Feb. 19, seven members of the Belle Plaine FFA traveled to Keota High School to compete in Sub-District contests. Belle Plaine is one of 13 schools ...

Iowa state girls' basketball: 10 tournament thoughts from John Naughton  Des Moines Register

There's a lot to love about the state girls' basketball tournament. At least, that's my view. I like the relationships you develop over the years, from the ushers to my ...

HS Baseball Coach Bob Kyle '78 Leads Team to First-Ever State Championship  DePauw University

"You don't realize it, then you'll be driving down the road and you'll think about what you've done and realize you're state champs," says Bob Kyle, the head ...

Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.

Police chief prefers people over politics  Muscatine Journal

Editor's note: Every Monday, the Muscatine Journal profiles a local figure who responds to questions provided by one of our reporters.

Ranking 10,007 Boys By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10007 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.

World War II veteran remembers iconic battle of Iwo Jima  Terre Haute Tribune Star

Thoughts of the battle of Iwo Jima will be ever-present in the mind of Leighton Willhite today, the 70th anniversary of when he and fellow U.S. Marines stormed ...

John Naughton recalls 30 years and 30 sports memories at the Des Moines Register

It no longer surprises me when I discover that the Iowa high school athlete I'm interviewing is the child of a star I wrote about 20 or more years ago. Iowa high ...

Girls' state basketball: Indianola erases 11-point deficit, upsets No. 2 Cedar Falls in 5A quarterfinals  Des Moines Register

The Class 5A quarterfinal between Cedar Falls and Indianola will be remembered for a lot of things. For Maddie McGraw's 28 points and Grace Berg's 27 points.

Warrants: Farrington broke off 'relationship' with Kozak day of deadly Coral Ridge Mall shooting  The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

CORALVILLE — Former Coral Ridge Mall security guard Alexander Kozak told authorities that Andrea Farrington broke off a relationship with him before he ...

Johnston advances to semifinal with McDermott's 25-point game  Des Moines Register

McDermott's 25 points push Johnston past Waukee at state.

'She's just a phenomenal player': Ashley Joens propels City High to quarterfinal win over Valley  Des Moines Register

"She's just a phenomenal player. When your all-star shows up, it makes it a lot better for everyone else.”

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