The Simpsonian

Townies highlight Indianola

by Alex Kirkpatrick, Staff Reporter

April 18, 2015

Simpson golf stays hot, winning home Indianola Invite

by Brock Borgeson

September 25, 2014

INDIANOLA, Iowa – After finishing 2nd last weekend in the Dubuque Invitational, Simpson men’s golf continued their winning ways, taking 1st in a field of eight teams at the Simpson Invitational Wednesday.Trent Lindenman lead ...

Indianola priest on leave after allegations of sexual abuse

by Kate Hayden

June 30, 2014

Father Howard Fitzgerald of the St. Thomas Aquinas Parish was placed on indefinite administrative leave after allegations of a ‘decades-old’ incident of sexual abuse were found credible.The Des Moines diocesan Allegation Review Co...

Former Sen. Alan Simpson: “There’s no trust in Congress”

by Kate Hayden

April 2, 2014

Former U.S. Senator Alan Simpson has been called many things. The Washington Post's Aaron Blake referred to him as 'the greatest quote machine in politics'. Simpson recalled during Thursday's lecture being called "a baby-killing que...

Indianola Election Results

November 6, 2013

Candidate Kelly Shaw was elected the next mayor of Indianola in Tuesday’s elections, defeating Jill Johnson.As the final numbers were counted on Tuesday evening, Shaw prevailed with a 280 vote victory over Johnson.“I feel humbled t...