Terry’s Blog

KCOB AM Morning Man and Sports Director’s unique take on the issues that don’t mean anything else to anyone.

Short lived idea

On Monday, the Iowa DOT talked about using a toll system to raise money for repairs and to build an expanded Interstate-80 highway system. ...Read More

How time flies—

Last week it was the girls, this week the boys as the basketball season comes an end.  And what a year it’s been–Grinnell girls...Read More

Any excitement?

The Olympics continue in South Korea but where’s the buzz?  NBC spends a lot (and I mean a lot) of money to get the...Read More

What happened?

With Sunday as an unofficial holiday with the Super Bowl in Minnesota, the game itself lived up to it’s big expectations.  Good football, plenty...Read More

It could be worse

We all know it’s been cold from just before Christmas to most of this month.  However, in a village in Russia this week, the...Read More

A long season

If your a basketball fan in the state of Iowa, it’s been a long season for Iowa, Iowa State and UNI.  Who would have...Read More

it’s to cold out

As the Andy William’s song goes–it’s the most wonderful time of the year—spending the holidays with family and friends.  But after the new year...Read More


When it comes to Christmas, I’m easy to buy for—-I want nothing–I tell the kids to buy a toy or donate something to make...Read More


A tip of the hat to Newton senior’s Garrett Sturtz and Caleb Gaylor—-Tuesday night Sturtz tied his own school record for the most points...Read More

Christmas in the Gym

Tuesday night is Christmas in the gym as Newton entertains Oskaloosa in girls and boys basketball—Please bring a toy to donate and make someone’s...Read More