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Dec. 1 • 10 years ago in 2009 The Marshalltown High School boys’ swim team moved to avenge the past three losses to Mason City in the 102-68 victory over the Mohawks with Brian Bacon and Mauricio Chacon being four-event winners. • 25 years ago in 1994 Miller Middle School students ...

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Nov. 24 • 10 years ago in 2009 The Iowa Newspaper Association All-State Football Teams First Team included area players on offense: Jarred Carlson and Chanse Creekmur, Marshalltown High School; Drake Ferch, West Marshall; Dylan Youel, North Tama. Defense: Jon Vance and Aaron Gonzalez, ...

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Nov. 17 • 10 years ago in 2009 The Bobcats defense held strong as they kept Des Moines Dowling in check defeating the Maroons 28-25 and advanced to the Class 4A championship football game as Jon Vance had a team-high 8.5 tackles. • 25 years ago in 1994 Three BCL players were named ...

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Nov. 10 • 10 years ago in 2009 Marshalltown High School senior Lauren Lockhart and junior Jordan Loney were unanimous selections on the all-CIML Iowa Conference volleyball first team. • 25 years ago in 1994 Marshalltown Community College sophomore Ryan Johnston signed a letter of ...

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Nov. 3 • 10 years ago in 2009 Marshalltown High School rallied from behind to beat Waukee 31-26 in the first round of the Class 4A state playoffs as Chanse Creekmur threw three touchdowns after halftime. • 25 years ago in 1994 The East Marshall High School production of “Guys and ...

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Oct. 27 • 10 years ago in 2009 BCLUW’s Haddie Vawter led the pack at the Class 1A Regional Meet to grab a first place finish and send the Comets to the state cross country meet in Fort Dodge • 25 years ago in 1994 Astronaut Mike Mullane discussed some of the equipment used by NASA ...

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Oct. 20 • 10 years ago 2009 Marshalltown High School swim team ended its dual season with an easy win over Fort Dodge 113-49 as Senior Meredith Johnson had two individual victories, the 50 yard freestyle and the 500 yard free and Senior Emily Visser took the 200 yard freestyle. • 25 ...

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Oct. 13 • 10 years ago in 2009 Marshalltown High School band extravaganza featured an alto saxophone solo by Ryan McFarlin as part of the Jazz II band performance. • 25 years ago in 1994 The East Marshall Mustangs volleyball team swept GMG 15-2, 15-8 and 15-6 as Shawna Burns led East ...

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Oct. 6 • 10 years ago in 2009 The No. 14 ranked Marshalltown High School volleyball team swept Mason City 25-15, 25-18 and 25-19 as Mehlon Maxwell led the Bobcats with four aces while serving 11-for-11 and Courtney Simons went 12-for-13 and three aces. • 25 years ago in ...

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Sept. 29 • 10 years ago in 2009 The East Marshall boys cross country squad took four of the top 10 spots to win the Nevada Invitational with Brandon Pals leading the pack in fourth place followed by Trent Harem, fifth; Lance Steward, sixth and Carsen Kuesel, seventh. • 25 years ago in ...

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Sept. 22 • 10 years ago in 2009 The West Marshall volleyball squad made a three-game sweep of rival Colo-NESCO 25-10, 25-15 and 25-12 as Jordan Weitzell attacked at a 14-for-16 clip finishing with a team-high eight kills. • 25 years ago in 1994 West Marshall Homecoming royalty were ...

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Sept. 15 • 10 years ago in 2009 The Marshalltown High School football team cracked the Top 10 in the Associated Press high school football poll in the 10th spot after defeating No. 7 ranked West Des Moines Valley 16-14 as Chanse Creekmur went 18-of-33 passing for 218 yards and Nick ...

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Sept. 8 • 10 years ago in 2009 Shannon Ingleby had a heart for the people in China following a 2002 visit and when the opportunity arose to teach English at Tianjin Foreign Studies University in Tianjin, Ingleby said, “Yes.” • 25 years ago in 1994 Marshalltown High School junior ...

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Sept. 1 • 10 years ago in 2009 The Marshalltown High School swim team opened with four returning veterans: seniors Meredith Johnson who holds 12 state medals; Emily Visser and Samantha Beals both medalists in the state swim meet and junior diver Amy Stiehl, also a state meet veteran. ...

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Aug. 25 • 10 years ago in 2009 Bailey Morgan, a sophomore at BCLUW, received the first computer handed out, a MacBook notebook, to start the school year. • 25 years ago in 1994 Amy Bradbury was named one of 11 Robert C. Byrd scholarship winners of a $1,500 scholarship. • 40 years ago ...

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Aug. 18 • 10 years ago in 2009 Michael Burt, 16, won first place in class at the Iowa State Fair showing his pigs and brother Jacob, 11, took home a showmanship belt buckle for his prize pigs. • 25 years ago in 1994 Jason C. Mathison, a senior at Marshalltown High School, was among ...

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Aug. 11 • 10 years ago in 2009 Rachelle Edgar, of Marshalltown, was named to the President’s honor roll at Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, Oklahoma. • 25 years ago in 1994 East Marshall senior right fielder John Ames was selected to the first team all-state by the state’s ...

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Aug. 4 • 10 years ago in 2009 Area youth serving as student advisors for Heart of Iowa Communications Cooperative newly formed Youth Advisory Council were: Katie Hogle, Kari Kroeger, Tanner Wolken, Danielle Montgomery and Trent Teske. • 25 years ago in 1994 Tama County 4-H’ers ...

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July 28 • 10 years ago in 2009 Three Marshalltown High School baseball players were named to the all-Central Iowa Metro League first team: seniors Jimmy Six and TJ Flanagan and junior Nick Thimesch. • 25 years ago in 1994 Kris Handsaker, 16, of Colo, won the blue ribbon at the 1994 ...

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July 21 • 10 years ago in 2009 Philip Kuhlman, Boy Scout Troop 324, earned his Eagle Scout award by completing his project of planning, designing and building an informational Kiosk for St. Henry Church and meeting all the other requirements for this high honor. • 25 years ago in ...