INDEPENDENCE - For Independence, the prep football season opener bore little resemblance to its winless 2016 campaign.
Even in defeat, a clear message was sent that there are brighter days ahead for the Mustangs.
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CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- The first-ever High School Journalism Podcast features Gazette community sports editor J.R. Ogden and summer high school intern Nick Hogan. They talk about the paper's high-school journalism program, Nick's experience writing articles for the paper and website, predictions for the upcoming Hawkeye football season, and more.
Click below to listen, and e-mail J.R. at email@example.com if you're interested in the high-school journalism program.