Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usMon, 8 Feb 2016 11:57:38 EDTMon, 8 Feb 2016 11:57:38 EDT as one the doors of the old Duncombe Elementary School building closed this past summer, I selfishly - though I suppose somewhat naturally - focused on how the change would directly affect my family.Sun, 24 Jan 2016 00:00:00 EDTEarn respect Dodge Senior High is the place to be on Thursday night, when nationally-ranked wrestling programs square off inside the Dodger gym. Fort Dodge, the early N.Wed, 16 Dec 2015 00:00:00 EDTThe perfect storm: Hawkeyes vs. Spartans Chuck Long's naked bootleg that first spoiled my innocence to the Marvin McNutt miracle quick slant as time expired, the Iowa Hawkeyes have always been a haunting shadow in my life as a football fan. There was the 12-7 upset in 1990.Thu, 3 Dec 2015 00:00:00 EDTBottom-line business nixes affable leader 91 seconds of game time left in what should have been Iowa State's 35-28 win at Kansas State on Saturday, cameras captured an elated - and undoubtedly relieved - head coach Paul Rhoads jumping for joy on the sidelines.Mon, 23 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDTSurvive and advance on the point of view, Iowa's football schedule is either incredibly soft or much more challenging than initially assumed. The Hawkeyes themselves, meanwhile, remain pretenders to some and legitimate contenders to others.Mon, 9 Nov 2015 00:00:00 EDT