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Jeff Webster

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BELLE PLAINE -- Woodward-Granger split a pair of games at the Plainsman Tourney Saturday, defeating host Belle Plaine, 3-2, before being no-hit in suffering an 11-0 loss in five innings to Class 3A top-ranked Benton Community. The split came...
The scoring woes continued Saturday for the Perry softball team, as the Jayettes fell to Van Meter, 6-2, and to IKM-Manning, 4-2, at the annual Paul and Mary Ann Graves Tournament. Once six-team classic played over two diamonds at Pattee...
GREENFIELD -- Perry improved to 7-2 overall with wins of 6-3 over Iowa Christian Academy and of 3-1 over host Nodaway Valley Saturday. Zach Roberts stepped from behind the plate and onto the mound in the opening game for Perry,...
It has been said that a dog is a man's best friend. The people behind the Puppy Jake Foundation could not agree more. Begun by president, CEO and service dog handler Becky Beach, the organization, based in Des Moines, seeks to...
Janier Puente's two-out triple in the bottom of the seventh plated Kyle Nevitt and Kade VanKirk and lifted Perry to a 3-2 win over ADM in Raccoon River Conference baseball Friday. ADM (3-4, 1-4) grabbed a 2-0 lead in the...
Visiting ADM slowly chipped away against Perry at the PAC Friday, with the Tigers cashing on in their opportunities and using strong pitching from Molly Jacobsen to top Perry, 6-1, in Raccoon River Conference action. Perry (1-4, 1-3) took a...
DES MOINES -- The boys soccer season ended right where the Perry team had hoped it would: at the Cownie Soccer Complex in Des Moines while playing in the Class 2A State Tournament. What the Bluejays did not anticipate...
OGDEN -- The Ogden softball team entered Thursday's contest with Woodward-Granger having outscored their first five foes by a combined 61-17 to start the season 4-1. W-G held the hosts to just five runs on nine hits, but could manage...
A collision involving a dump truck and another vehicle shortly after 1 p.m. on the northbound lanes of Iowa Highway 141 north of Grimes Thursday caused one fatality and led to the closure of the road for several hours. Northbound...
The McCreary Community Building pool served as the setting Thursday for the first home meet of the season for the Perry Summer Swim Team, with Sac City the guest. Unfortunately for the hosts, the visitors were able to compile 291...