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Lynn Carl  Oskaloosa news

Lynn Carl April 4, 1952 – June 22, 2019. Montezuma, Iowa | Age 67. Lynn Carl, 67 of Montezuma passed away Saturday afternoon, June 22, 2019 at the ...

Bryden Allan Jones  Oskaloosa news

Bryden Allan Jones August 12, 1981 – July 10, 2019. Rushford, Minnesota | Age 37. Bryden Jones, 37 of Rushford, Minnesota died Wednesday, July 10, 2019.

Leslie Leroy Curry  Oskaloosa news

Leslie Leroy Curry June 21, 1936 – July 07, 2019. Grinnell, Iowa | Age 83. Served With Honor ~ United States Military Veteran. Leslie Leroy Curry (Les) age 83, ...

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

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.

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 ...

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.

Special bond at Montezuma  Des Moines Register

Montezuma's Criswell and Burgess have a special bond.

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.

Burgess new girls BB coach at Montezuma

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

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.

'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.

Montezuma falls in quarterfinals

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

Rev up your engines!  Des Moines Register

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

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.

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 ...

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.

We needed RAGBRAI this week  Des Moines Register

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

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.

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.

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 ...

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, ...

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.

From the archives: Iowa girls' state basketball tournament through the years

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

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.

50 years ago: Photos of life in Iowa in 1969

Des Moines Register archives: Photos of what life was like for Iowans in 1969.

Donald Wayne Simpson  Oskaloosa news

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

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 ...

‘Little Mermaid’ comes to town

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

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.

That time an Iowa girls' basketball star was drafted out of high school by the NBA's Warriors  Des Moines Register

Denise Long of Union-Whitten had one of the most storied prep careers in Iowa history, but nothing prepared her for being drafted by the NBA.

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 ...

COLUMN: I'm glad to be a part of Siouxland community  Sioux City Journal

It's good to be back in Iowa. As I was driving across the state border from Minnesota en route to Sioux City a couple weeks here, my grin quickly grew to a smile.

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 ...

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.

Montezuma National Champions

FFA Farm Business Management team takes national title.

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.

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 ...

Richard Vogt, 67

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

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 ...

WD selects Feldmann, Lown | News  Cascade Pioneer

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

SEXUAL ABUSE: Former Teacher To Appear In Court

A 27-year old former Montezuma high school English teacher facing child-sex charges will be in court Monday. Derek Bates is charged with four counts of sexual ...

Montezuma's Katie Maschmann signs with UNI  The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

MONTEZUMA — Katie Maschmann, the two-time defending Class 1A state champion in the 100- and 200-meter races in girls' track and field, has signed to run ...

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.

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 ...

Vermillion named county Assessor

Amy Vermillion has been named the new Poweshiek County Assessor.

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.

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.

Elizabeth “Liz” Ann Fleming  Oskaloosa news

Elizabeth Ann Fleming September 29, 1962 – February 6, 2018. New Sharon, Iowa | Age 55. Elizabeth Ann Fleming, 55, of New Sharon passed away at her ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Hazel Maxine (Brouwer) Hamilton, 92

Hazel Maxine (Brouwer) Hamilton, 92, formerly of Barnes City and Lynnville, died on Monday, May 22, 2017, at The Cottages in Pella. A funeral *service* will be ...

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 ...

How your Iowa Wild, state tournament, Barnstormer experience is about to improve  Des Moines Register

The Iowa Events Center will get a new $1.7 million sound system over the summer, 14 years after the facility opened.

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 ...

Here are the key games that sent the Drake Bulldogs to the Final Four 50 years ago  Des Moines Register

Drake was three games out of the MVC title at the end of January 1969. Three months later, the Bulldogs made the NCAA Tournament's Final Four.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Both Tri-County girls and boys track squads in action at 2017 Lew Lundy Relays  Sigourney News Review

MONTEZUMA- Tri-County had both their boys and girls track teams were in action Tuesday, April 18, at Montezuma High School for the 2017 Lew Lundy Relays.

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, ...

Russell D. Winburn, 85

Russell D. Winburn, 85, of Grinnell, died on Friday, July 21, 2017, at the Mayflower Community Health Care Center in Grinnell. A funeral *service* was held ...

One Dead In Coral Ridge Mall Shooting  KGAN TV

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

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Police chief prefers people over politics | Local  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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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

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

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