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Photo from the 2018 Courage Ride.
The 2020 Courage Ride, which this year is being done virtually due to COVID-19, began this past Saturday and goes through Aug. 15. The annual event is a fundraiser to aid in the fight against …
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The Floor Burn Academy took place the last week of July at the Lone Tree Wellness Center. Separate camps were held for high schoolers and kids in grades 3 to 8. Click through the photos to take a …
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Continuum Ag CEO Mitchell Hora shows off a ‘relay crop’ of cereal rye and soy growing in the same soil to state officials at a tour in late June. From left, Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig, Hora, and State Sen. Kevin Kinney.
For a craft as old as civilization itself, farming exists in a constant state of change as new technology and techniques become available. As a state teeming with farmers, Iowa finds itself at the …
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Named to River Valley Elite Team for second consecutive year 2020 pitching record: 5-0, 0.91 ERA Four-year record: 22-8 Hitting: .400 BA, 31 runs scored, 17 RBIs
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Lone Tree senior pitcher Abby Buckman began her final postseason in July with a no-hitter. She struck out 16 in the Lions’ 5-0 tournament win against Iowa Valley. She struck out another 10 …
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Lone Tree pitcher Abby Buckman struck out 565 batters over four years.
Harmon Miller, shown taking a swing during the Class 1A district tournament, led Lone Tree with a .441 batting average this season.
The Lions brought the lumber in 2020. Harmon Miller hit .441 with 19 RBIs and those numbers would have gone even higher if he hadn’t been walked 14 times. Adam Knock hit .425. Tim Mills …
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Huskies Power Up
The craziness spilled over when Jenna Sands of Highland slammed her second hit of the game toward the Hillcrest Academy …
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Mid-Prairie still seeking first victory
The Mid-Prairie Golden Hawks softball team is still searching for their first win after dropping a pair of games last week. They …
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Ravens finish week on a winning note
The Hillcrest Ravens went 1-2 last week, moving their overall record to 2-5 on the season. Their 2-3 conference record has them at …
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Highland posts 2-3 record in busy week
The Highland Huskies softball team had a busy week, going 2-3 over five games. Their overall record is 4-4, with a 3-2 Southeast …
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Huskies go .500, move to first place conference tie
The Highland Huskies went 2-2 last week to move their overall record to 4-3 on the season. Their 4-1 conference record has them in …
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