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  • SVE honors student heroes

    SPRING VALLEY — Spring Valley Elementary School Board honored two students at its meeting on Thursday, April 23, for their recent heroic actions.
    April 27, 2015 - 4:28 pm
  • Wrestling for a good cause

    Rumble for the Kids, a pro-wrestling charity event, was Saturday, April 25, at Logan Junior High School in Princeton. Proceeds will benefit PES Plays. ...
    April 27, 2015 - 4:29 pm
  • SBA Gala makes history

    PERU — Technology was the talk at this year’s St. Bede Auction Gala held Saturday, April 25.For the ...
    April 27, 2015 - 4:27 pm
  • Child Abuse Awareness Month drawing to a close

    Child Abuse Awareness month may be drawing to a close, but child abuse continues as a constant struggle for the entire nation.
    April 27, 2015 - 4:27 pm
  • Out & About

    Images from the weekend events happneing in Bueau County. ...
    April 27, 2015 - 4:33 pm
  • Lee County WIC to offer farmers’ market vouchers

    DIXON — Starting this summer, Lee County WIC participants will have a new, fresh option to get groceries: their local farmers’ market.
    April 27, 2015 - 4:14 pm
  • ‘Gear Up — Ride Smart’

    SPRINGFIELD — Motorcycles will be rolling in with the warmer weather as the winter hibernation comes to an end; drivers are encouraged to drive alert ...
    April 27, 2015 - 4:12 pm
  • The LaMoille Lions Club is celebrating its 40th anniversary. Why is the Lions Club important to the village?

    “The Lions Club gives so much back to the town not only financially but actual support from the members with a variety of activities in the community. ...
    April 27, 2015 - 3:21 pm
  • Bus stop!

    SPRING VALLEY — Dwindling state funding for transportation has got the Spring Valley Elementary School Board brainstorming on ways to decrease its bus ...
    April 24, 2015 - 2:28 pm
  • Struna: The problem is revenue

    SPRING VALLEY — A reduction in general state aid combined with declining property tax revenue is causing the newly-reorganized Hall High School Board ...
    April 24, 2015 - 2:53 pm
  • Reaching the summit at LJHS

    Princeton’s Logan Junior High School students Koel Hjertstedt and Victoria Tieman climb a rock wall set up at the school Friday, April 24. Every four ...
    April 24, 2015 - 2:30 pm
  • Taking a gamble

    Editor’s note: This is the final story in a three-part series on video gaming in Illinois; how it works, where the money goes and who can benefit from ...
    April 24, 2015 - 2:42 pm
  • Princeton to flush hydrants

    PRINCETON — The city of Princeton will flush all fire hydrants beginning Monday, April 27, and ending Friday, May 8. For more information, contact the ...
    April 24, 2015 - 2:23 pm
  • IFT seeks to represent support staff at IVCC

    OGLESBY — The Illinois Federation of Teachers has filed a petition to represent support staff at Illinois Valley Community College. IFT Field Service ...
    April 24, 2015 - 2:22 pm
  • Nominations are sought for Illinoisan of the Day

    SPRINGFIELD — Nominations are needed for the seventh annual Illinoisan of the Day program. The Illinois State Fair Museum Foundation is seeking indivi ...
    April 24, 2015 - 2:21 pm
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