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Jeff Webster

Jeff Webster
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BONDURANT -- The Perry boys fell into a 1-0 hole at Bondurant-Farrar in the 36th minute of the first half, but responded quickly to tie the game before pulling away in the second half for a 3-1 victory in...
JEFFERSON -- Pleasant weather greeted a large field of athletes at Linduska Field for the annual Greene County Coed Invitational Monday. Boone claimed the boys team title with 132 points, with Carroll second at 110 and AC/GC third at 81....
WOODWARD -- Teams from Des Moines Christian and Ogden competed with host Woodward-Granger in a West Central Conference triangular at the Woodward Golf and Country Club Monday. DMC fired a 167 to claim boys honors, with W-G tallying 177 strokes...
Two unfortunate breaks combined to hinder Perry's chances of pulling an upset Monday at the Perry Golf and Country Club over a strong Carroll girls team. "Brooke (Huntingon) and Alyssa (Kruger) both had an out-of-bounds ball that gave Carroll's top...
WINTERSET -- The Perry girls placed fourth in a seven team field at the 18-hole Winterset Tournament Saturday. Creston won the meet with a score of 408, with Perry finishing with 414 strokes. Chariton was only a stroke from the...
NEWTON -- The Perry girls soccer team finished third at the Newton Tournament Saturday after losing, and then winning, by final scores of 1-0. Des Moines Lincoln scored in the second half of the first game to nip Perry by...
OGDEN -- Powerful teams from Gilbert and Madrid dominated the Ogden Girls Invitational Thursday. Gilbert scored 180 points to place first, with Madrid second at 140. Ogden was a distant third with 75 points, with Ballard scoring 60 points and...
Some years ago, a group of engineering students at Purdue University created a machine mimicking the human tongue and discovered it took an average of 364 licks to reach the center of a certain type of lollipop. A score...
The potential donation of $350,000 to the Perry Community School District by the VanKirk family in honor of the late Dallas "Pete" VanKirk rightly generated many headlines, but several other important matters were also tackled by the Board of...
Kaufman Track welcomed strong fields in both the boys and girls divisions Thursday for the annual Bluejay/Jayette Invitational. Ottumwa won the boys side with 169 points, with Boone second at 140. Norwalk (134) was third, Carroll (77) fourth and host...