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Delaney Bice (middle) signs her letter of intent with her father Rob Bice(left) and mother Missy Bice (right). Photo by Cesar J Toledo

Bice and Squires sign letter of intent

Updated: May 25, 2016 3:41pm

Woodward- On Wednesday May 18, two Woodward-Granger Hawks signed letter of intents with two separate colleges.

Senior Delaney Bice committed to William Penn University on a softball...

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Wyatt Croushore of DC-G competes in the shot put at the Waukee Early Bird Invitational. PHOTO BY JUSTIN JAGLER/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

DC-G boys’ track and field finding its groove

Updated: Apr 07, 2016 4:07pm

In track and field, times and distances are of less relevance during the early season outdoor meets. At this point in the year, what matters more is establishing a solid foundation on which to...

Woodward-Granger’s Kayla Crouse puts during her qualifying varsity team round. Both boys and girls set to make some drives against the West Central Conference slew of competition. Photo by Cesar J Toledo/Perry Chief

Hawks golfers look to grow on the course

Mar 31, 2016 9:00am

Sprinkle a couple of seniors with a heavy amount of underclassmen and you get a recipe for success.

This season’s Woodward-Granger’s golfers are set to make some serious drives against the...

Front row- L-R Isaac Wood, Savannah David, Josie Noland, Anna Tague, Kaylee Dresback, Ashlyn Soelberg, Emma Buckman, Regan Kaufman, Kaitlyn Peters. Second row - Chandler Cavanaugh, Dilyn Lewiston, Gabe Yingst, Riley Jamison, Nicole Johnson, Maddie Anderson, Alyssa Bice, Hannah Nelson, Delia Swales. Third row - James Kepford, Ian Thompson, Broderick Easter, Thomas Trump, Johnie Morgan, JP Nixon, Payton Tague, Devan KirkmanJon Jones, Brendan Bird. Fourth row- Wyatt Rosenbaum, Jackson Newland, Alex Kirton, Logan Canova, Gavan Pearson, Nick Moser. Photo by Cesar J Toledo

Hawks ready to hurdle over the field

Mar 31, 2016 9:00am

All but one of the four Hawks distance runners will return this season to build on what they accomplished at last year’s state meet.

Senior Johnnie Morgan, junior Tanner Vermaas and...

Schreiner gets two RBIs in loss

Mar 30, 2016 4:12pm

The Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) baseball team fell to 9-11 overall and 1-3 in the Iowa Community College Athletic Conference (ICCAC) after losing a doubleheader to Iowa Central...

Sutton drives in two runs, DMACC wins

Mar 30, 2016 4:12pm

Sophomore Madi Parrott of Indianola hit a pair of home runs and drove in six runs as the Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) softball team handed the Graceland University junior varsity an...

Waukee's Reilly Jacobson is high jumping for the first time this season. PHOTO BY JUSTIN JAGLER/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Waukee gets outdoors, faces windy conditions

Updated: Mar 30, 2016 4:12pm

Outdoor track season is here. On Tuesday, March 29, Mother Nature played a role in the competition at Waukee Stadium. The girls of Waukee dealt with strong winds but still had plenty of successes...

Brianna Mueller of A-D-M runs in the 4x800 meter relay on March 28. PHOTO BY JUSTIN JAGLER/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Strong showing for A-D-M in first outdoor meet

Updated: Mar 30, 2016 4:12pm

Adel-DeSoto-Minburn girls’ track and field team traveled to Earlham on Monday, March 28 to take part in the Early Bird Invitational. With outdoor season underway, the Tigers are beginning to get a...

Ben Trent of VM leaps in the high jump on Monday, March 28. PHOTO BY JUSTIN JAGLER/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Van Meter track and field fares well in Earlham

Updated: Mar 31, 2016 9:21am

On Monday, March 28, Van Meter boys’ and girls’ track and field teams competed in the Earlham Early Bird Invitational. It was a mild, sunny afternoon, and Van Meter showed up prepared.


Sutton of Adel collects two hits in DMACC softball win

Mar 23, 2016 3:32pm

The Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) softball team improved to 15-2 for the season following a sweep of Indian Hills Community College (IHCC) March 22 at the DMACC softball diamond.

DC-G students took on staff members in a friendly game of basketball to benefit the Iowa chapter of the ALS Association. PHOTO BY JUSTIN JAGLER/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

DC-G Students vs Staff Basketball Game benefits Iowa ALS Association

Updated: Mar 23, 2016 3:32pm

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a disease that affects nerves cells in the brain and spinal cord, leading to weakened muscles and, ultimately, death.

In Iowa, the ALS Association...

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