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Education

  • February Teens on the Month announced

    Bureau County teens were honored Feb. 9 at an Elks Teen of the Month luncheon sponsored by Princeton Elks Lodge 1461. February nominees include (front ...
    March 28, 2017 - 3:11 pm
  • Happy Hands Preschool accepting registrations

    PRINCETON — Happy Hands Preschool, located in the Evangelical Covenant Church, 24 N. Main St. in Princeton, is accepting registrations.
    March 28, 2017 - 3:11 pm
  • Switzer scholarships to be awarded to BVHS graduates

    WALNUT — A total of $45,000 in scholarships could be awarded to as many as five 2017 Bureau Valley High School graduates this May.
    March 28, 2017 - 3:11 pm
  • Mosier named to dean’s list

    NAPERVILLE — Emma Mosier of Princeton was again named to the dean’s list for the 2017 winter term at North Central College in Naperville. Students inc ...
    March 28, 2017 - 3:11 pm
  • PHS Music Boosters sponsoring quilt raffle

    PRINCETON — The Princeton High School Music Boosters are sponsoring a quilt raffle as a fundraiser.T ...
    March 28, 2017 - 4:43 pm
  • Martinez named to dean’s list

    LISLE — Vanessa Martinez of Ohio was named to the fall 2016 dean’s list at Benedictine University in Lisle. The dean’s list recognizes full-time stude ...
    March 28, 2017 - 3:07 pm
  • SVCC will hold annual Careers/Job Fair

    DIXON — Sauk Valley Community College will hold its annual Careers/Jobs Fair from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, April 20, in the SVCC West Mall.
    March 28, 2017 - 3:07 pm
  • Student of the Week (Kylie Bryant)

    DEPUE — Eighth-grader Kylie Bryant is a friendly, outgoing girl who loves music. As BCR Student of the Week, she answered questions about her life, sc ...
    March 28, 2017 - 3:48 pm
  • 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 27, 2017 - 4:21 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