A Little Help In Remembering a Dark Week in Iowa Sports

The start of the new year has been quiet and busy, but 2013 will mark some important events in history…particularly here in Iowa. Last week was the 30th anniversaries of the spectacular Simpson’s Furniture fire in Cedar Falls and the slaying of Black Hawk County public defender Alvin Davidson in front of the Brown Bottle…

Still Standing

Leonard Raffensperger, Jerry Moses, Reggie Roby, Howard Vernon, and Jim Miller.   George Dutcher, Jim Berry, Don Perkins, Kelly Ellis, and Courtney Messingham.  Those names roll off of my tongue like the staccato of a Tommy gun.  Mike Woodley, Mike Allen, Glen Strobridge, and Forry Smith.  All of these individuals and images have one thing in common…they…