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Robert 'Bob' Taylor | Obituaries | siouxcityjournal.com  Sioux City Journal

Robert "Bob" Taylor, 93, of Westfield, passed away Friday, Aug. 9, 2019, from natural causes.



James Kindig, 80, formerly of Westfield | Obituaries  nwestiowa.com

SIOUX FALLS, SD—James D. Kindig, 80, of Sioux Falls, SD, died Friday, Aug. 2, 2019, at the Good Samaritan Society — Sioux Falls Village. Mass of Christian ...



CFB Hall of Fame selects All-Decade Team  247Sports

College football has produced a number of great players over the past decade, but which of those players stand out from the group as the elite of the elite?



Harlan Kleihauer - leadercourier-times.com: Obituaries  Leadercourier-times.com

Funeral *service* was Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Akron. Burial was at Riverside Cemetery in Akron. Expressions of sympathy may be ...



Westfield N.J. principal dies: Derrick Nelson, Westfield, New Jersey, principal who went into coma after bone marrow donation dies  CBS News

Derrick Nelson went into a coma after he donated bone marrow to a teenage boy in France.



Local News: First, a college then a high school degree (1/15/19)  Le Mars Daily Sentinel

AKRON — An Akron-Westfield Community School senior has earned an associate of arts degree from Western Iowa Tech Community College with one ...



NJ student news: Westfield High School Model U.N. Club wins award  MyCentralJersey.com

Westfield High School's Model U.N. Club won the Outstanding Delegation Award for excelling in all parts of the annual conference held in Hershey, ...



Packers open the preseason against the Texans  Packers.com

The Green Bay Packers will take on the Houston Texans in the preseason opener on Thursday night at Lambeau Field.



Suit filed over death of school principal who donated marrow  Fox5NY

The fiancée of a New Jersey high school principal who died after donating bone marrow to a student in France has filed a wrongful death lawsuit.



NW Houston athletes named to Touchdown Club of Houston preseason teams  mySA

The Touchdown Club of Houston released its 2019 preseason all-area team for the University Interscholastic League and private school divisions earlier this ...



Players from Houston who will take part in the NFL Combine  Houston Chronicle

When the NFL Scouting Combine begins on-field workouts Friday, there will be nine former Houston high school football stars to watch.



Ed Oliver has Houston's 'Be Someone' all over his coat lining  Houston Chronicle

Former Westfield High School and University of Houston star Ed Oliver brought a little bit of his hometown with him to the NFL Draft today in Nashville, Tenn.



GALLAGHER: 'Sunshine' savors bright lights of football opener  Sioux City Journal

AKRON, Iowa -- Nick Jacobs walks down the hall at Akron-Westfield on Tuesday as "Remember the Titans" scenes race through my mind. This high school ...



Let the caps fly.... It's graduation week in Plymouth County  Le Mars Daily Sentinel

PLYMOUTH CO. — The 2019 senior classes of all seven Plymouth County schools will celebrate their commencement this Sunday, May 19. Le Mars Community.



Where players from Houston high schools will go in the NFL Draft  Houston Chronicle

Former Westfield High School and University of Houston star Ed Oliver will be the first first-round NFL Draft pick from the Houston area since the Bengals took ...



Maxine Anderson | Obituaries | siouxcityjournal.com  Sioux City Journal

Maxine Anderson, 94, of Akron, passed away at her home Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018.



Local News: AW principal ready for new chapter (5/29/19)  Le Mars Daily Sentinel

By Beverly Van Buskirk. Lifestyles editor. AKRON — Retirement will become Cathy Bobier's new normal with the school year ended at Akron-Westfield ...



45 Days Until Purdue Football: Byron Hubbard  Hammer and Rails

Byron Hubbard. Redshirt Freshman - Westfield, Indiana. Linebacker. 6', 195 Pounds. 2019 Projection: Deep Reserve. There is not a ton known on redshirt ...



David D. Brundeen | Obituaries | siouxcityjournal.com  Sioux City Journal

David Donald "Dave" Brundeen, 68, of Fort Collins, formerly of Akron, passed away Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, in Fort Collins following a brief illness.



Westfield students taking part in national Odyssey of the Mind tournament  MyCentralJersey.com

Two teams from McKinley and Wilson Elementary Schools in Westfield will advance to the World Finals Tournament of the Odyssey of the Mind, an international ...



Darrell Dale Kunkel | Obituaries | siouxcityjournal.com  Sioux City Journal

Sioux City. Darrell Dale Kunkel, 77, of Sioux City, passed away Thursday, March 28, 2019, at a local hospital. *Service* will be 1 p.m. Monday at Sacred Heart ...



Where Houston high school stars and Texas college players were drafted  Houston Chronicle

Nine players who starred at Houston high schools were selected in this year's NFL draft. Thirteen others from Texas colleges also heard their name called in the ...



Area Dordt Football Commitments  KIWARadio.com

The Dordt College football program has announced its first commitments for the recruiting season. The initial list includes 31 individuals who have announced ...



Paper Mill Announces 2019 Rising Star Award Winners, Madison High School Takes Top Prize  Broadway World

As one of the nation's leading professional theaters and recipient of the Regional Theatre Tony Award, Paper Mill Playhouse (Mark S. Hoebee-Producing Artistic ...



Synopsis of Westfield Board of Education Meeting on June 12, 2018  TAPinto.net

Board President Gretchan Ohlig presented resolutions on behalf of the Board of Education to secondary school staff members who received awards of ...



Cardinals draft Iowa State WR Hakeem Butler (Fort Bend Travis) in fourth round  Houston Chronicle

Hakeem Butler's path from Baltimore to Fort Bend Travis High to Iowa State has now landed him with the Arizona Cardinals, who selected Butler with the 103rd ...



Paper Mill Playhouse Announces 2019 Rising Star Award Nominations  Broadway World

As one of the nation's leading professional theaters and recipient of the Regional Theatre Tony Award, Paper Mill Playhouse has a well-earned reputation for ...



GALLAGHER: Audio executive amplifies his gratitude for mentor in Akron  Sioux City Journal

AKRON, Iowa -- To hear what gratitude sounds like, lean in as Ben Stowe holds his laptop and presses "Play." A voice streams through from Times Square in ...



We asked for nominations for 'Sports Mom of the Year' and you responded — big time  Indianapolis Star

It seems unfair to pick just one “Sports Mom of the Year.” I received heartfelt nominations from fathers, mothers, husbands, sons, daughters and friends with ...



Hospital sued after principal dies donating bone marrow for boy  WQAD Moline

The fiancée of a beloved New Jersey high school principal who died earlier this year while attempting to donate bone marrow to a child has filed a wrongful ...



Oak Knoll School in Summit unveils stained-glass window display designed by Watchung alumna  MyCentralJersey.com

More than a year's worth of work by Oak Knoll alumna and artist Christina Nguyen of Watchung culminated earlier this month when the school officially unveiled ...



NJ student news: Amazon hosts students to celebrate National Robotics Week  MyCentralJersey.com

Amazon celebrates National Robotics Week with local middle schools at Edison fulfillment center (Photo: ~Courtesy of Frank Conlon). On Monday, April 8, ...



UCA Bears add 25 on National Signing Day  KATV

The University of Central Arkansas added 25 new football Bears to the program on Wednesday, the first day of the NCAA national signing period. UCA head ...



Theatre Under The Stars Announces Nominations For The 17th Annual Tommy Tune Awards  Broadway World

High school students, teachers, and parents across Houston are celebrating the nominations for the 17th Annual Tommy Tune Awards! Dan Knechtges, Artistic ...



Westfield's Jase Febres, Darius McNeill sign Big 12 letters  Chron.com

It was a special day for Jase Febres. As he prepared to sign his National Letter of Intent to play basketball at the University of Texas on Wednesday morning, the ...



Behind Brian Peavy's special bond with his stepfather  Des Moines Register

Brian Peavy's stepfather helped shape him into the football player and person he's become.



University of Texas at San Antonio - UTSA adds nine to 2019 signing class  UTSA Athletics

SAN ANTONIO — UTSA head football coach Frank Wilson announced Wednesday that he has added nine decorated student-athletes to the program's 2019 ...



Prep cross country: Sun Prairie girls drop out of No. 1 spot in Division 1 state rankings  Madison.com

At the finish line of the regular season, the Muskego girls cross country team passed the two-time defending state champion Sun Prairie girls atop the Wisconsin ...



Oklahoma RB Rodney Anderson (Katy) drafted by Bengals with No. 211 overall pick  Houston Chronicle

Former Katy High Rodney Anderson will get a chance to play in the NFL, although much of his college career was sidelined by injury. The Cincinnati Bengals ...



Former Houston high school stars in this year's college bowl games  Houston Chronicle

Thirty-five of this year's 40 bowl games feature a team with at least one player who was a star high school football player in the Houston area.



High School Sports: Schweitzberger, Stowe among Dordt football recruiting class (2/27/19)  Le Mars Daily Sentinel

SIOUX CENTER — The Dordt College football program has announced its commitments for the recruiting season. The recruiting class now has 57 members.



Prep football preview: Mineral Point hopes to return to the top of the SWAL pack  Madison.com

Wisconsin Dells aims to move up under new coach Scott Flood; River Valley has its sights set on a playoff berth.



New Jersey Drivers Face Increased Likelihood of Deer Collisions  TAPinto.net

Odds rank New Jersey No. 33, with 1 in 232 possibility of collision.



PREP BASEBALL: Westerners to state for first time  Sioux City Journal

DENISON, Iowa | No. 4 Akron-Westfield scored seven runs in the third inning to extend a 3-2 advantage into a 10-2 lead and went on to defeat Coon ...



Falcons select DB Kendall Sheffield (Thurgood Marshall) in fourth round of NFL draft  Houston Chronicle

The Atlanta Falcons selected defensive back Kendall Sheffield with the 111th overall pick of the fourth round on Saturday in the NFL draft.



State Highlights: Tri-State Outbreak Was Caused After Kentucky Doctor Let Wife Handle Vaccines; Tennessee Senator Faces Medicare Fraud Claims  Kaiser Health News

Media outlets report on news from Kentucky, Tennessee, Iowa, New Jersey, Maryland, Minnesota, Connecticut, Washington, Oregon, Florida, Texas, Missouri, ...



Plenty of corners still available for Texans in NFL draft  Houston Chronicle

There are plenty of cornerbacks available for the Texans in the second round and third round Friday.



Hoops Recruiting: Which Transfer Prospect Oklahoma State is Targeting  Cowboys Ride For Free

Oklahoma State's season ended early on the court, but Mike Boynton still has plenty on his plate.



Ravens select Texas A&M DT Daylon Mack in fifth round  Houston Chronicle

Daylon Mack joins center Erik McCoy (second round), tight end Jace Sternberger (third round) and fellow defensive lineman Kingsley Keke (fifth round) so far in ...



Local News: Hats off to the Class of 2018 (5/16/18)  Le Mars Daily Sentinel

PLYMOUTH CO. — The 2018 senior classes of all seven Plymouth County schools celebrate their commencement this Saturday, May 20. Le Mars Community ...



35 facts to know heading into the 2019 NFL Draft  HoustonTexans.com

Texans analyst John Harris gets you ready for the draft in Nashville with 35 facts to know.



Bohls: Fifty years later, Texas' wishbone offense has left a huge legacy on the game  Hookem.com

Ted Koy took the phone call and instantly was petrified. It was customary for Texas football players to receive a mimeographed sheet in the mail from Darrell ...



Mt. Rushmore: VOTE to pick Westfield's 4 best athletes of all time  NJ.com

Over the course of its history, Westfield High School has seen many brilliant athletes make their marks on the school's athletic tradition. But of those many ...



NUC Houston - Showcase Camp  Youth1

All Positions can participate, including skill players, QB's and LinemanEach Grade level is evaluated by its grade, in Classes 2019,2020,2021,2022,2023,2024 ...



PREP WRESTLING: Westfield opens conference with impressive 56-18 win over Wisconsin Dells  Portage Daily Register

WESTFIELD — Winning a championship in the South Central Conference won't be easy, considering league-favorite Mauston finished second in the state a ...



NFL draft Q&A: Colorado NT Javier Edwards (Ben Davis)  Houston Chronicle

Whenever Colorado nose tackle Javier Edwards gets the call from an NFL team, he vows to be ready. The Ben Davis graduate has received calls and text ...



GALLAGHER: Royal routes: Paths diverge for Plymouth County royalty  Sioux City Journal

LE MARS, Iowa | Plymouth County Fair Queen Kara Schmitz wraps up "the five best days of summer" on Sunday by leaving the fair.



Fast-rising guard Caleb Grill signs with Iowa State over Kansas State, UNLV offers  Des Moines Register

Ever since he can remember, Caleb Grill has been an Iowa State basketball fan. His favorite Cyclones memory? Matt Thomas sealing the win versus Kansas ...



Norz Hill Farm owners honored for ongoing support of Somerset County VoTech programs  MyCentralJersey.com

Rich and Debbie Norz, owners of Norz Hill Farm in Hillsborough, have been selected as the Somerset County Vocational & Technical School District's 2018 ...



Clinton School project in Plainfield builds literacy and learning  MyCentralJersey.com

Pre-kindergarten, first- and second-grade students and teachers at Clinton Elementary School in the Plainfield School District worked on an literacy project this ...



CISD Principal Profile: Gregg Colschen, The Woodlands High School  Chron.com

In the 16 years Gregg Colschen has been principal at The Woodlands High School, he and his staff have tried to provide students with dozens of opportunities to ...



Iowa State basketball coach Steve Prohm signs contract extension through 2025  Des Moines Register

Prohm's new contract dispels rumors of the Iowa State men's basketball coach being linked to other job openings, most notably at the University of Alabama, ...



Tuesday, July 23, 2019  Kaiser Health News

Amid an overall crackdown on private insurers' Medicare billing practices, a new government audit and a whistleblower suit allege St. Louis-based Essence ...



Nurse practitioner comes to community | Sioux Center News  nwestiowa.com

Promise Community Health Center of Sioux Center announces the hiring of Faith Schiltz as a family practice nurse practitioner and she will begin seeing ...



Student news: Poetry Out Loud winner named at Plainfield academy  MyCentralJersey.com

Arianna Diaz, a senior at Plainfield Academy for the Arts and Advanced Studies (PAAAS) won her school's competition of Poetry Out Loud during an event ...



Mayoral candidate Lamm would put city checkbook online  Lincoln Journal Star

Councilwoman Cyndi Lamm said Wednesday that as mayor she will put the city's checkbook online in "an effort to restore confidence in city government."



20-year-old Iowa veteran fulfills last wish by marrying girlfriend hours before dying of cancer  MEAWW

A 20-year-old Army veteran from Iowa got his dying wish fulfilled when he married the love of his life just hours before passing away from liver cancer.



VIDEO: Paper Mill Celebrates The 2019 Rising Star Awards  Broadway World

As one of the nation's leading professional theaters and recipient of the Regional Theatre Tony Award, Paper Mill Playhouse (Mark S. Hoebee-Producing Artistic ...



North Texas hosts loaded group of junior day visitors Monday  247Sports

The North Texas Mean Green took advantage of Monday's Presidents Day holiday to host an impressive group of junior day visitors. North Texas, *fresh* off ...



SMU announces signing of Cal transfer Darius McNeill  247Sports

Guard Darius McNeill played his first two collegiate seasons at Cal. As a sophomore, he started 28 of 31 games and averaged 11.0 points, 1.4 steals and 0.9 ...



Northwest Iowa native Krystal Gabel running for Nebraska governor on shoestring budget  Sioux City Journal

OMAHA | A woman who grew up in Akron, Iowa, and graduated with a writing degree from Briar Cliff University is running as an underdog in the 2018 Nebraska ...



Reports: ISU hoops recruit Darius McNeill wants out of his scholarship  DesMoinesRegister.com

Iowa State's basketball makeover got a little more complex Friday afternoon. Freshman recruit Darius McNeill has reportedly requested to be released from his ...



Theatre Under The Stars Names Clifford D. Alexander New Director of Education  Broadway World

Theatre Under The Stars (TUTS) has a new Director of Education, Clifford D. Alexander. As a core part of his role, Alexander will oversee the Humphreys School ...



Peterson: What potential NCAA transfer reform may mean for Iowa State's Rasir Bolton  Des Moines Register

The phone rang early Wednesday. It was an Iowa State fan wondering about the status of Penn State transfer point guard Rasir Bolton — and what theNCAA's ...



Thomas Edison EnergySmart robotics teams members advance in state competitions  MyCentralJersey.com

Thomas Edison EnergySmart Charter School's VEX IQ Team participated in the Rosa International Middle School VIQC Event in Cherry Hill on Saturday, Jan. 5.



Hall of Fame and US Army Announce Award for Excellence Finalists  Pro Football Hall of Fame

The Pro Football Hall of Fame and the U.S. Army announced the 25 high school student-athlete finalists for the U.S. Army-Pro Football Hall of Fame Award for ...



Grinnell schools welcome new teachers, counselors and leaders  DesMoinesRegister.com

Classes at Grinnell Community Schools are well underway as are sporting events, school functions and various clubs. Since last spring, there are several staff ...



Bills Links, 4/13: Quinnen Williams highlights the list of Buffalo’s pre-draft visitors  Buffalo Rumblings

The 2019 NFL Draft is quickly approaching, and ESPN's Josina Anderson has reported that the Buffalo Bills are set to host Alabama defensive tackle Quinnen ...



Somerset County 4-H teen members going to national conference  MyCentralJersey.com

Kate McHale, a 16-year-old resident of Hillsborough and Julie Pirro, a 18-year-old resident of Metuchen, will be representing New Jersey at the 88th National ...



STUDENT NEWS: High school juniors get presidential campaign experience  MyCentralJersey.com

Student achiever news from: Bates College, Binghamton University, Clarkson University, Elizabethtown College, Marist College, The Matheny School, North ...



Student News: Bernards middle-schoolers give back to community  MyCentralJersey.com

William Annin Middle School students made a birdhouse for Raritan Valley Habitat for Humanity families as part of a "Day of Giving" project.



Texas recruiting class ranked third in the nation  Houston Chronicle

AUSTIN - The plan to put together an oversized recruiting class in 2018 was hatched by Derek Chang, a 2004 Texas graduate who now serves as the team's ...



Jimbo Fisher makes big recruiting haul for Texas A&M  Houston Chronicle

COLLEGE STATION - A friend recently asked new Texas A&M coach Jimbo Fisher how he liked living in his new college town. "I have no idea," Fisher kidded.



National Signing Day: Texas recruiting updates  Spectrum News

Future college football athletes will make their commitments throughout the day today. Follow along.



Student news: Somerset Vo-Tech class helps Readington police  MyCentralJersey.com

The accomplishments of students of all ages from Hunterdon and Somerset counties.



How dominant is potential No. 1 pick Ed Oliver? The NCAA had to change the rules because of him  Yahoo Sports

A player of Oliver's modest stature shouldn't dominate the trenches like he has in college. Now the potential No. 1 pick has his sights set on the NFL.



Not all first round picks have their story end well, but it's not likely anyone has seen a journey quite like...  The Athletic

Snyder came into the majors highly hyped, has spent most of his career in the minors and still hopes to make it to the bigs.



Iowa State men's basketball can hope for much more than first national ranking since 2017  Des Moines Register

The story of today is that Iowa State's men's basketball team is back in the national polls for the first time since the end of the 2017 season. The story of tomorrow ...



Carteret schools to benefit from Thomas Edison State University Foundation grant for culturally responsive classrooms  MyCentralJersey.com

The Thomas Edison State University Foundation has received a $10,000 grant from PNC Foundation to support culturally responsive classrooms in the Trenton ...



Cyclones hoops rotation breakdown: How will Iowa State coach Steve Prohm spread out minutes?  Des Moines Register

Iowa State coach Steve Prohm will have plenty of options with his roster for the 2018-19 season.



Good sports: Officiating provides challenge, many rewards | Local Lifestyles  Sioux City Journal

SuzAnn Frank was a rookie teacher in the fall of 1979, dating Steve Jansen, a veteran official who worked prep basketball, football, volleyball and track.



Conroe ISD names two educators as top administrators  Chron

The Conroe Independent School District on Tuesday promoted from within two long-time educators to serve the roles of principal of Hauke Alternative High ...



Ranking 10,007 Boys By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10007 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



Check Out This List Of 140 Of The Nation's Best Girls Fifth Runners  MileSplit

The fifth runners are found using our XC teams scores. Once we found the teams' fifth runners, we then ranked them based on time. As everyone knows it takes ...



GALLAGHER: Maple Valley-Anthon Oto connects on grandstand grand slam  Sioux City Journal

MAPLETON, Iowa | So I'm sitting in the new press box overlooking the football field at Akron-Westfield High School in Akron on Friday night.



LIVE UPDATES: High school football playoff games from around DFW and the rest of Texas  Star-Telegram

The high school football playoffs are here with a great slate of games this evening. Follow along below for live updates from all the games around Dallas-Fort ...



Student news: Readington Middle School young poets win iWitness video challenge  MyCentralJersey.com

Their work focused on the power of words, telling the story of the creation of The eighth-graders' newly created Poets Undercover Guild provides an opportunity ...



Houston’s top prospect, DL Ed Oliver, proves to be something special  USA TODAY

Ten years ago, Ed Oliver and his older brother, Marcus, joined their father in building a barn. They woke up each day and worked from 7 a.m. until noon, took a ...



Under Thompson, St. Joseph basketball ascends from No. 7 ranking to likely GMCT top seed  MyCentralJersey.com

As the successor to a beloved hall of fame mentor who was not rehired at St. Joseph High School for reasons that were never publicly disclosed, Mike ...



Oak Knoll School students train computer science ambassadors  MyCentralJersey.com

Four students from the Summit-based Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child, with the assistance of two of their teachers, took up educational reins by leading a ...



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