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05/25/2018 - 4:26pm

NEWTON – The Grundy Center boys golf team won the Class 1A state championship with a big turnaround on the second day of the tournament Friday at Westwood Golf Course in Newton.

 

The Spartans turned in a 327 team score on Friday, 29 strokes better than their Day 1 total. Friday's championship win is the third team title in school history and the first since 2005...

05/23/2018 - 9:05am
Up-and-coming country singer Jay Allen – a 2004 Dike-New Hartford graduate and native of Stout who’s pursuing a music career in Nashville – has been making headlines recently with his new song: “Blank Stares.”   In his poignant and emotionally stirring new song, Allen shares the story of his mother, Sherry Rich,...
05/23/2018 - 8:58am
Sunday afternoon, family, friends and community members packed into the gymnasium to celebrate the graduation of Grundy Center High School’s Class of 2018.             The ceremony began with a welcome from the Class of 2018 President, Amber Laube, who gave a speech titled “Life...
05/23/2018 - 8:06am
Never one to rest on his laurels, Democratic gubernatorial candidate John Norris took a self-described “break” from the news and his smartphone on Friday morning while traveling to Grundy Center for a meet and greet at Pancho Villa, opting instead for a manual on agricultural policy. As he arrived, he got wind of two unrelated but...
05/23/2018 - 8:03am
The long, fun-filled summer Grundy County festival circuit will kick off this weekend as the small but mighty community of Beaman hosts its renowned Memorial Day celebration, complete with a heartfelt remembrance of the veterans who have died during armed conflicts and perhaps the most American tradition of all—a high school baseball...
05/18/2018 - 12:32am
DES MOINES – AGWSR sophomore Ali Gerbracht handed off the baton to Aubrie Fisher for the final leg of Thursday's 4x800 1A state championship race with the Cougars running fourth.   Not even two hours had passed since Fisher's first race, a hard-fought fifth-place finish in the 3,000 that required a kick in the final 50 meters....
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