Indianola – The Simpson College Storm football team is gearing up for yet another year of America’s favorite pastime. With just 3 weeks until their home opener and first game of the season, the Storm has been hard at work in the weight room and on the gridiron. 326 more words
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Des Moines – The Iowa State Fair’s newest event isn’t another butter sculpture unveiling or a performance by a different 80s band past their prime. Indeed, the new event, “Pies for Presidents,” combines the two things that people love coming to the fair for… 1) Food and 2) Watching presidential candidates make fools of themselves. 396 more words
Pella – Central College has a new mascot just in time for the 2015-2016 academic and athletic year. The new mascot, the “Fighting Foam Fingers,” went through an accelerated approval process and is already being used for Central College functions. 393 more words
Vieux Loup is the Acorn’s first album in five years, and it is both restrained and spacious.
The music — which lives somewhere between folk and electronic — elegantly fills any room its played in. 116 more words