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Officer Tom Daubs 'having a blast' as Marion's school resource officer  The Gazette

MARION — After nearly 23 years at the Marion Police Department, Officer Tom Daubs still can't believe he's getting paid to do something he loves so much.

Football coaching hall of famer Bob Thurness dies  The Gazette

CEDAR RAPIDS — Everyone has their imitation of Bob Thurness. The longtime former college and high school athletics coach and administator had a distinct ...

Parkland students push gun control, others offer rebuttal in Eastern Iowa  KCRG

Students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in south Florida arrived in eastern Iowa for two events, Thursday. It was part of the nationwide March for ...

On Iowa Live Nov. 26, 2018  KCRG

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG) - The men's basketball team for Cedar Rapids Prairie and the girl's basketball team for Marion High School discuss their seasons ...

No. 1 Marion returns to Class 4A girls' state basketball tournament  The Gazette

MARION — The Marion girls' basketball team can beat you in many ways. The Indians have several offensive weapons and can clamp down on defense as well.

Marion High School students give back through 'One Day in May'  The Gazette

MARION — Wheelbarrows and wagons filled with brown mulch made their way around the grounds outside Vernon Middle School in Marion on Monday as a ...

Acquitted teacher's return to Marion classroom elicits protests  The Gazette

An online petition has started and a protest is scheduled as parents learned that a teacher placed on leave and sued over reports that pupils were sexually ...

Fantastic freshman Grace Coates filling up the net for Marion girls' soccer  The Gazette

MARION — Grace Coates is proving difficult to stop with the ball at her feet. With an imposing combination of speed, power and athleticism that belies her age, ...

I9 UPDATE: 6th lawsuit filed against Marion schools over sex abuse  KCRG

A 6th lawsuit has been filed against the Marion Independent School District and kindergarten teacher Diane Graham over sexual abuse at Starry Elementary at ...

I9: Marion Schools, another Starry Elementary teacher sued over sex abuse  KCRG

MARION, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- I9 has learned of a new lawsuit alleging the same student volunteer who sexually abused students in a Marion kindergarten class ...

Marion High School marching band performs for care center  KCRG

The Marion High School marching band put on a show for a special group of people on September 1.

Marion hires Scott Fruehling as softball coach  The Gazette

MARION — Scott Fruehling has been announced as the new head softball coach at Marion High School. Fruehling succeeds Kim Knapp, who resigned after ...

I9 investigation uncovers allegations of repeated sexual abuse at Marion elementary school  KCRG

MARION, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- i-9 investigation uncovers allegations that at least three elementary students were repeatedly sexual abused at Starry Elementary ...

I9: Police investigator testifies Marion HS principal reported Starry abuse  KCRG

Monday was the first day of Diane Graham's trial which included jury selection, opening statements, and that first witness' testimony.

A familiar face will lead Xavier baseball this summer  The Gazette

CEDAR RAPIDS — For many, a new head coach can bring many changes. But for the Cedar Rapids Xavier baseball team, this transition has gone fairly smooth.

Edward D. Failor Sr.  Muscatine Journal

October 22, 1927-October 22, 2018. ANKENY, Iowa — Edward Dale Failor Sr. died of old age in hospice care on October 22, 2018, which was his 91st birthday.

Children testify they were abused in Marion kindergarten teacher's classroom  The Gazette

TOLEDO — Two six-year-olds testified Tuesday that they told their parents and teacher, Diane Graham, that a 15-year-old classroom volunteer “hurt” them ...

Marion boys' soccer turnaround results in first state tournament appearance  The Gazette

MARION — Marco Fichtner figured a .500 record was a reasonable goal for his first year as a head coach, taking over a Marion boys' soccer team that was 3-11 ...

'Math, but louder:' Sparklebots learn engineering and teamwork  The Gazette

Iowa Ideas | The Sparklebots switch between Swahili and English as they gather around their robot between matches to repair a broken string, reinforce a ...

Denise Sotelo Westerhoff, candidate for Linn County treasurer  The Gazette

Name: Denise Sotelo Westerhoff. Party: Republican. Residence: Cedar Rapids. Age: 60. Occupation: Universal clerk. Education: Marion High School; 14 years ...

Marion teenager lives out life-long dream  KCRG

16-year-old Sasha Duval is your typical teenager. She loves being around her friends, art, and soccer. One of her biggest goals in life is to play, and she's taking ...

SYC: One student's efforts truly baking a difference  KCRG

The bake sale is a time-honored technique for raising money for charity. But a Marion high school volunteer's love of animals prompted her to go to extremes.

Linn-Mar senior has police department help with creative homecoming proposal  KCRG

Linn-Mar senior Brandon Pate asked girlfriend Cameron Hankemeier, a senior at Marion HS, to homecoming with a creative proposal with the help of the ...

Diane Graham testifies two kindergartners didn't tell her a 15-year-old classroom volunteer sexually abused them  The Gazette

TOLEDO — A Starry Elementary teacher, charged with not reporting sexual abuse of two kindergartners in her classroom back in 2016, testified Wednesday ...

Time Machine: The case of the out-of-wedlock daughter in Marion  The Gazette

Margaret Lucile Granger was the middle child in the home of Earl and Dora Granger of Marion. Her father indulged her, and reports of her parties regularly ...

College Signee: Gochenour signs with Dartmouth | Sports  Blair Enterprise Publishing

Gochenour commits to Ivy League school for track. Track and field 'runs' in the Gochenour family. Alex Gochenour, a graduate of the Logan-Magnolia Class of ...

Stormin' Pointers and Vikings fall by close margins Friday  Cedar Valley Daily Times

CPU's final play magic not enough against Marion; V-S loses on road by 7 at Nevada.

Eastern Iowa Marine dies in motorcycle crash  KCRG

VAN HORNE, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- A U.S. Marine who graduated from Marion High School had died in a motorcycle crash in California, according to a Marine ...

Iowa woman starts cricket farm  KCRG

Iowa farm kids joining the family business have been adding livestock to boost income opportunities for decades.

I9: Young sexual abuse victims take stand in Diane Graham trial  KCRG

Two children who suffered sexual abuse in a kindergarten classroom told a jury on Tuesday they had spoken to their.

MaxPreps/AVCA Players of the Week for August 27, 2018  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - America's Source for High School Sports and the leading volleyball organization team up to honor the nation's best. (Week of 8/27-9/2)

Anamosa football: Streets resigns | Anamosa High  Journal-Eureka

ANAMOSA — When Ryan Streets arrived at Anamosa High School in the fall of 2013, the Raider football program had hit rock bottom.

Brother of NBA player Zach Randolph killed in Indiana shooting  KCCI Des Moines

Authorities say the brother of Sacramento Kings player Zach Randolph was killed during an early morning shooting at an Indiana bar.

Sex offender sentenced to 40 years in prison  The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

CEDAR RAPIDS — A teenager told a federal judge Thursday that what happened to her more than a year ago “drastically” changed her life. The girl said she is ...

Titans, Rampage expand ownership group  The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

CEDAR RAPIDS — Barry and Toni Smith are getting back into the sports ownership business. The Cedar Rapids Titans Professional Football, L.L.C. announced ...

Iowa cricket farmer: 'Some people can get past the eyes and legs. Some people can't.'  Des Moines Register

Iowa farm kids joining the family business have been adding livestock to boost income opportunities for decades. Pigs. Cattle. Dairy cows. Sheep. Shelby Smith ...

Sounding Off  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — For the Clinton High School marching band, the arrival of fall doesn't mean just the beginning of another River King football season.

Lindesmith, Marilyn (Janecek) | Obits  Omaha World-Herald

Lindesmith, Marilyn (Janecek) Nov 16, 1948 - Dec 5, 2017 Of Omaha. Passed away at the age of 69. Marilyn was born to parents George and Marion Janecek in ...

Local training center trying to fill need for skilled trades workers  KCRG

Apprenticeship programs are struggling to fulfill a need for workers in the skilled trades in Iowa.

The 1,000 Best Eighth-Grade Boys Coming Into 2018  MileSplit

This *content* requires a MileSplit Pro plan. Join Now and select any plan for instant access! MileSplit Pro Join Now Already a Pro member? LOG IN. Among the ...

Iowa Residents Mystified After Strange Sign Bearing Word 'Kasich' Appears On Roadside Overnight  The Onion

MARION, IA—Gathering around the strange object and speculating about its possible significance, scores of Iowa residents were reportedly left mystified ...

Saint Edmond Catholic School In Fort Dodge, Iowa Announces New Football Coach And Religion Teacher For The 2017-18 School Year  PR Web

President Mary Gibb of the Saint Edmond Catholic School in Fort Dodge, IA recently announced that Jon Borer from Elkhorn, NE had been named as the new ...

Linn-Mar phenom Paige leads hungry Lions into Tyson  Sioux City Journal

SIOUX CITY -- He's one of the top high school point guards in the country, ranked as high as No. 1 by

Duke's Gochenour earns All-American status | Sports  Blair Enterprise Publishing

Katelyn Gochenour earns All-American honors. The Duke Track and Field squad concluded the outdoor season on June 9, 10, 11 at the NCAA Outdoor Track ...

Meet Iowa's first edible-cricket farmer

There are thousands of them, but Herman knows some well enough to assign them human traits. Those two over there are bullies, she says.

Nation's Top 500 Boys XC Returnees For 2017

Check out the top 500 boys cross country returnees for the 2017 cross country season.

15:37 Is The Current Cut-Off For Nation's Top 500 Boys 5K List!

Check out the top 500 boys 5K cross country times in the nation as of November 21st.

CEO of troubled Cedar Falls brokerage arrested, charged  The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Cedar Falls broker accused in a $200 million fraud scheme admitted in a suicide note that he stole millions from his customers for more than 20 years, according ...

Nation's Top 100 Indoor Track & Field Returnees - Boys Field Events

Check out the nation\'s top 100 indoor track & field returnees in the boys field events.

FINAL Top 500 Boys Cross Country Times In Nation For 2016 Season

Check out the final list of the top 500 boys cross country 5K times in the nation for the 2016 season.

US Top 50 Boys Indoor Rankings: Union Catholic 1st Under 8 Minutes In 4x800  MileSplit

Check out the US top 50 boys indoor rankings as of January 17th. The Union Catholic boys were the first team in the country to break 8 minutes in the 4x800 this ...

Nation's Top 100 Senior Girls Recruits Returning For Indoor Track & Field

Check out the nation\'s top 100 senior girls recruits by event returning for the upcoming indoor track & field.

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