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Education

  • Bureau Valley Pre-K screening announced

    MANLIUS — Bureau Valley (Walnut and Wyanet) preschool screening for the upcoming 2017-18 school year will be Wednesday, May 17, at Trinity Evangelical ...
    March 24, 2017 - 3:53 pm
  • Student of the week (Brenna Rieker)

    Name: Brenna Rieker Age/grade: 17, senior. School: LaMoille. Family members: Mom, Linda; Dad, Lon ...
    March 24, 2017 - 3:50 pm
  • Gibson, Lynch part of NSF mentoring

    OGLESBY — Illinois Valley Community College’s success in landing National Science Foundation grants has led to a mentoring opportunity with a North Da ...
    March 24, 2017 - 3:48 pm
  • A good year for Hall at IVCC Edible Car Contest

    SPRING VALLEY — On Feb. 22, Jill Bruner took her Calculus II students to the 2017 IVCC Edible Car Contest at Illinois Valley Community College. They t ...
    March 24, 2017 - 3:48 pm
  • BV Wyanet recognizes March Student of the Month

    WYANET – Paige Salzmann was named the March Student of the Month at Bureau Valley Wyanet. She is a smart, funny and helpful girl. She follows rules an ...
    March 24, 2017 - 3:46 pm
  • Homecoming king and queen

    Riley Johnson and Jacob Fitzpatrick were crowned king and queen at Ohio High School’s homecoming dance on Jan. 14.
    March 24, 2017 - 3:49 pm
  • Lewis University releases dean’s list

    ROMEOVILLE — Lewis University in Romeoville has released its dean’s list for the 2016 fall semester.
    March 24, 2017 - 3:45 pm
  • Olivet Nazarene releases fall dean’s list

    BOURBONNAIS — Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais has released its fall 2016 semester dean’s list. Area students included on the list were Jenna ...
    March 24, 2017 - 3:46 pm
  • Coble accepted to Culver-Stockton

    CANTON, Mo. — Tori Coble from Ladd, a senior at Hall High School in Spring Valley, has been accepted into Culver-Stockton College’s fall 2017 incoming ...
    March 24, 2017 - 3:45 pm
  • Kunkel named to president’s list

    MITCHELL, S.D. — Joseph Kunkel of Princeton was one of 372 students at Mitchell Technical Institute named to the fall 2016 semester president’s list. ...
    March 24, 2017 - 3:46 pm
  • Howes graduates from UW-Madison

    MADISON, Wis. — Beau Howes of Walnut participated in the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s winter commencement ceremony, held Dec. 18, 2016. at the Ko ...
    March 24, 2017 - 3:46 pm
  • Uribe selected as BVU Global Fellow

    STORM LAKE, Iowa — Marco Uribe, a biology and mathematics major from Spring Valley, has been selected for Buena Vista University's (BVU) 2018 Global F ...
    March 24, 2017 - 3:46 pm
  • Nursing scholarships

    PRINCETON — Applications are now available for nurse practitioner scholarships through the Illinois Farm Bureau Rural Nurse Practitioner Scholarship P ...
    March 24, 2017 - 3:44 pm
  • Tiskilwa Scholarship Association

    TISKILWA — This spring, the Tiskilwa Scholarship Association will once again award education grants up to $1,000 to one or more 2017 graduates as well ...
    March 24, 2017 - 3:44 pm
  • Area students named to ICC president’s list

    EAST PEORIA — Illinois Central College released the names of students who earned president’s list honors during the fall 2016 semester. The academic h ...
    March 21, 2017 - 4:22 pm