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An advertising board shows the record jackpot of the Powerball US lottery with a record jackpot of 600 million US Dollars in a shop in downtown Washington, DC on May 17, 2013. In a statement, the Iowa state lottery agency said the Pawerball jackpot -- played in 43 states -- now is 'the largest in the 21-year history of the game' as well as the second-largest in world lottery history.
People say I don’t get along with Iowa State ... As a matter of fact, I do. (Ed) Podolak and I went up there last year and we’re walking into Cyclone Stadium. A couple asked us to tailgate, but I said I had a sore knee and couldn’t bend down to the trough.
I redshirted this year for Iowa State ... I developed a staph infection earlier last summer and was in the hospital for nine days. I haven’t done much racing this year, so I wanted to get in a competition while I was home. I’m feeling good, so I registered last Saturday. My goal was to get under 31 flat and I was right there. It was a good race with some good competition.
Unfortunately, in the decision-making of conference realignment, the Olympic sports have no bearing at all. I think it creates a lot of dynamics that aren’t in the best interest of student-athletesMore quotes »
Iowa couple first to marry at Vegas Denny's chapel
some well-wishers sat in booths and restaurant patrons ate dinner nearby.The 53-year-old bride is the food service director at Iowa State University in Ames , while her 54-year-old husband is a salesman for a food company.Nancy Levandowski says she often ate Read more »
Willie Gadson, star wrestler at Huntington High, Iowa State, dies
guided his son to a pair of high school state championships.Willie Gadson earned All-American honors in 1975 and 1976 at Iowa State and finished third at 177 pounds at the NCAA Championships in 1975 and sixth in 1976. Before that, he compiled a 45-0 record Read more »
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Deadline Approaches for Eco-Friendly Farmer Awards
include manure management and precision fertilizer application. Gov. Terry Branstad will recognize the winners at the Iowa State Fair on August 15. Prizes include a certificate and a luncheon. Officials recognized 67 farm families during the inaugural year 11:47 AM from The Epoch Times Read more »
Okoros, Jeuschede are Eugene Bound
the NCAA West Regional in Myers Stadium. Ese secured a spot at the national meet in the 400-meter hurdles semifinals. Iowa State freshman Jens Jeuschede also earned an NCAA Championships berth in the shot put. "We added three more Cyclones to our national 4:28 AM from Cyclones.com Read more »
Track. NCAA Outdoor Championships, West Preliminary
3 10 Williams, Shawnice JR Nebraska 2:05.26q 2 11 Mires, Baylee SO Washington 2:05.34q 1 12 Okoro, Ejiroghene SR Iowa State 2:05.57q 1 13 Leblanc, Annie FR Oregon 2:06.20 1 14 Spencer, Ahlivia JR Illinois 2:06.22 3 15 Brooks, Alena SR Minnesota 2:06.25 3 16 12:09 AM from Air Force Academy Official Athletic Site Read more »
Rockets blasting off to college athletics
Zach Chapman, Rock Island (D-3 Elmhurst) Zack Clements, Muscatine (Iowa Western JUCO) Savion Coleman, Bettendorf (Iowa Central JUCO) Jon Crowe, Muscatine (D-3 Central of Iowa) Blake Crutcher, Bettendorf (D-3 Wartburg) Devin Daily, Pleasant Valley (Northern 5/24/13 from Quad-Cities Online Read more »
Andrew Logue: Here's a vote for Jim Zabel over Ronald Reagan
their radios. Ronald Reagan becoming President of the United States made him an icon at WHO, said Jim Walden, the former Iowa State football coach. Jim Zabel made himself an icon by being at WHO. Walden and Zabel spent 16 years co-hosting the weekly Two Guys from Des Moines Register Read more »