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Golden Hawks hold off Cobras 23-20

The Golden Hawks took advantage of redzone opportunities and got stops when they needed them in a 23-20 win over Sigourney-Keota on Friday.  “We made plays when we had to,” Mid-Prairie coach Pete Cavanagh said. “It was a gut check. And I'm happy, because the last couple of years, we may not have responded in these situations — and we did tonight.”

Community generosity on display at Feed the Kids …

On Saturday, August 27 at the Wellman Parkside YMCA, Mid-Prairie held its annual Feed the Kids Dinner and Auction. Each year, young children suffer from food insecurity, and nine years ago the …

Lone Tree Fall Festival

Lone Tree held their Sesquicentennial Fall Festival on August 26 and 27.

Dog Swim

The City of Kalona held their annual Dog Swim on Saturday, August 20 and August 27 at the Kalona City Park Pool.

Mid-Prairie sweeps Washington, finishes runner-up at …

Mid-Prairie had not trailed all night when Washington scored four straight points to take a 6-3 lead in the third set of Thursday’s season-opening match.  Golden Hawk coach Sherry Evans called a timeout to allow her team to refocus.

New Year, New Staff

Lone Tree and Mid-Prairie schools welcome new teachers.

Photos: Huskies open season at Keota Volleyball …

Highland defeated Hillcrest 25-10, 18-25, 15-12 to finish second in pool A at the Keota Volleyball Tournament on Monday.  The Huskies looked dominant at times, but gave up long runs in the …

Photos: Riverside Third Street project

The summer construction season has included an extensive $3.3 million project that is resulting in new water mains and storm sewer work in Riverside. Third Street will have a new surface, new …

Photos: Junior Golf Camp

The Kalona Golf Club hosted its annual Junior Golf Camp sponsored by the Kalona Optimist Club July 11-14. The 2022 camp was attended by 88 golfers from ages 6 to 14 years …

Photos: Golden Hawks to State!

The tying runs were on base as Mid-Prairie freshman Brady Weber fired the pivotal pitch of Tuesday’s substate final to the Trojans' senior cleanup batter with two outs in the …

Johnson County Queen Contest Sunday

Sunday July 17th 2022 6pm Building C Johnson County Fair Queen Contest will be held Sunday at 6 pm in Building on the Jonson County Fairgrounds on Riverside Drive in Iowa City. The Queen …

Sharon Telephone Celebrates July 4

Sharon Center held their annual Independence Day Parade  on Monday, July 4 at Noon.

Wellman celebrates Independence Day

On Monday, July 4, Wellman held their annual Independence Day Celebration downtown.

Photos: Mid-Prairie routs Bellevue at Mount Mercy

A slow start had Mid-Prairie down 2-1 after three innings with the Bellevue Comets, who were seeking just their second victory of the season on Tuesday. But the Golden Hawk offense came to life with …

TREKFEST 37: Live it up and prosper

The 37th Trekfest took place on Saturday, June 25.

Kalona Fun Run

Overall and 9-13 age division 1st place for the 1-mile run is Troy Yoder. The winners of the 8 and under division were Daniel Miller, Tegan Hershberger.  Luke Yoder 1st place overall for the 5K …