Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usWed, 17 Sep 2014 09:40:41 EDTWed, 17 Sep 2014 09:40:41 EDT bounces Cyclones' way at best possible time CITY - In desperate need of some good fortune, Iowa State finally caught a long-awaited break here Saturday - with a little help from the sidelines of its arch rival.Sun, 14 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTThe moments when character truly counts a loss can be inspiring to witness. Sounds crazy, I know, but bear with me. This time of year brings ultimate levels of success and failure to the forefront at a rapid-fire pace.Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTBetter with age familiar feel of state tournament softball returns to Fort Dodge this week, with nearly 700 players and an expected 17,000 fans calling Rogers Sports Complex home for the next five days. For 44 years, we have hosted Iowa's girls of summer.Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTPaying respects that vintage gleam in his eye and a quivering voice overcome by emotion, Dutch Huseman thanked the Fort Dodge Senior High family from the bottom of his heart at the inaugural Dodger induction banquet last week.Sat, 21 Jun 2014 00:00:00 EDTVote of confidence a day and age often short on commitment, there is something very reassuring about the state softball tournament staying in Fort Dodge through the partnership's golden anniversary.Tue, 10 Jun 2014 00:00:00 EDT