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Feb. 24 • 10 years ago in 2009 Marshalltown High School senior Tara Hay was selected to the all-CIML Iowa Conference girls basketball first team. • 25 years ago in 1994 The Gladbrook-Reinbeck girls topped Colo-Nesco 72-67 in the 2A regional semifinals as Laurie Hopkins led the ...

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Feb. 17 • 10 years ago in 2009 Sixth-ranked West Marshall boys marched to a 22 point half-time lead over CMB and routed them 81-37 in the Class 2A District 14 opener as Ross Howe hit for 24 points and Derek Ferch led the Trojans in assists with six, with two highlight reel blocks, six ...

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Feb. 10 • 10 years ago in 2009 Marshalltown High School bowlers Adam Gribbins and Shane Arment rolled a 475 series each to bolster the 3,036-2,807 win over Johnston. • 25 years ago in 1994 The youth Citizenship Award sponsored by the Soroptimist International of Marshalltown went to ...

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Feb. 3 • 10 years ago in 2009 Marshalltown High School wrestlers edged past Waukee 36-30 as Adan Ortiz and David Hughes recorded their first varsity wins and heavyweight Aaron Gonzalez extended his streak to six matches. • 25 years ago in 1994 Top Spelling Bee winners at Anson ...

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Jan. 27 • 10 years ago in 2009 Three players scored 11 points each: Austin Hauser, Kyle Carnahan and Clarke Mossman and the balance paid off as the Marshalltown High School freshmen ‘A’ team defeated Dowling Catholic 38-34. • 25 years ago in 1994 The Marshalltown Community College ...

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Jan. 20 • 10 years ago in 2009 Zachary Backen, of Pack 391 in Tama/Toledo, was the grand prize winner in a drawing for an iPod Shuffle after filling out a full sheet of sales during the popcorn fundraiser — selling more than $1,000 worth of popcorn products. • 25 years ago in ...

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Jan. 13 • 10 years ago in 2009 Wins over Gladbrook-Reinbeck, South Hardin and Gilbert bumped the undefeated West Marshall boys’ basketball team into fourth place in Class 2A. • 25 years ago in 1994 The volunteer group from Hope United Methodist Church working in the CICC soup ...

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Jan. 6 • 10 years ago in 2009 The No. 5 ranked West Marshall Trojans made themselves right a home in their new conference, the North Iowa Cedar League West, when they dethroned Gladbrook-Reinbeck at the top and ended their 28-game conference winning streak with a 58-51 victory as Jake ...

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Dec. 30 • 10 years ago in 2008 Iowa State University sophomore Kelsey Bolte scored a season high 21 points and 13 Cyclones entered the scoring column as the ISU women’s basketball team annihilated Niagara 89-39 during the first round of the Cyclone Challenge. • 25 years ago in ...

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Dec. 23 • 10 years ago in 2008 Class 2A, sixth ranked West Marshall boys moved to 5-0 for the season on the backs of the Grundy Center Spartans beating them 83-49 as Jake Shipley scored a season-high 21 points and Ross Howe dropped in 20 points. • 25 years ago in 1993 Jason Perry, a ...

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Dec. 16 • 10 years ago in 2008 The Marshalltown High School boys’ swim team defeated Grinnell 101-69 while recording 16 life-time bests including three by John Ryan. • 25 years ago in 1993 The East Marshall Mustangs rolled to a couple of dual wins as they whipped Tri-County 66-12 ...

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Dec. 9 • 10 years ago in 2008 Students Jameson Eberline, Alex Whittier and Danny Hancock joined many other students in sledding parties at Franklin Elementary during the snow day off from school. • 25 years ago in 1993 East Marshall wrestlers topped Hudson in a dual meet 48-24 after ...

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Dec. 2 • 10 years ago in 2008 The GMG boys basketball team pulled away from East Marshall in the 60-31 victory as Jacob Hlas led the offense with 11 points followed closely by Blaze Wurr’s 10. • 25 years ago in 1993 Melbourne scholar Sara Wulke met with Iowa Congressman Jim ...

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Nov. 25 • 10 years ago in 2008 Area football players that received all state honors included: Allen Mann, Marshalltown High School; Drake Ferch, Austin Nichols and Sam Buck, of West Marshall; Wyatt Hanus, Alex Herink and Grant Vesely, of North Tama; Josh Gaedke and Sean Wells, Colo-NESCO; ...

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Nov. 18 • 10 years ago in 2008 Families for Woodbury planned a silent auction for the Holiday Stroll with themed gift baskets in an effort to raise $10,000 during it’s yearly fundraising campaign. • 25 years ago in 1993 Anson Middle School students Tad Schlosser playing the ...

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Nov. 11 10 years ago in 2008 • North Tama cross country standout Sara Stoakes finished second overall at the Senior All-Star Cross Country Meet finishing in a time of 20 minutes, 51 seconds. • 25 years ago in 1993 Marshalltown High School students prepared for an original fall play ...

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Nov. 4 • 10 years ago in 2008 North Tama shut out North Mahaska 20-0 in the opening round of the Class 1A state playoffs as Wyatt Hanus finished the night going 14-for-27 passing for 166 yards and two touchdowns and Brendon Boerm has a team high four catches for 79 yards. • 25 years ...

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Oct. 28 • 10 years ago in 2008 Former Marshalltown High School standout Stephen Dak, a sophomore at Iowa Central, was the winner of the men’s invitational title at the Region XI Championship. • 25 years ago in 1993 The MHS volleyball team defeated Iowa Falls 15-11, 15-1, 5-15 and ...

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Oct. 21 • 10 years ago in 2008 West Marshall captured the intra-county rivalry volleyball game over East Marshall in the first round of Class 2A Region 7 action with scores of 25-16, 25-19, 21-25, 25-19 as Alexa Hotopp led the Trojans with 11 kills and three blocks. • 25 years ago in ...

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Oct. 14 • 10 years ago in 2008 Marshalltown Community College volleyball christened its new home, MCC Student Activities Center, with a rout of Iowa Central of 25-21, 25-1 and 25-23 as Freshman Librero Emily Smid was 12-for-12 with four aces and a team high 25 digs. • 25 years ago in ...