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  • Boat races get started with some excitement

    DEPUE — It didn’t take long for some excitement at the start of the PRO National Boat Races at Lake DePue Friday.
    July 25, 2014 - 3:46 pm
  • Boat races get started with some excitement

    DEPUE — It didn’t take long for some excitement at the start of the PRO National Boat Races at Lake DePue Friday.
    July 25, 2014 - 3:33 pm
  • Lake DePue boat races at a glance:

    Saturday: 7 to 7:45 a.m. — Registration for 5K Run at fire station. 8 a.m. — 5K race starts. 9 a.m. — Driver’s meeting at shelter. 10 to 11:30 a.m. — ...
    July 25, 2014 - 3:32 pm
  • DePue Racer Profile: Brian Payn

    Hometown: Center Point, Iowa. Age: 39. Years in boat racing: 25. Who/what got you started in racing? ...
    July 25, 2014 - 2:46 pm
  • IVWGI coming to Green River

    The 56th annual Illinois Valley Women’s Golf Invitational will be coming to Green River Country Club in Walnut on Sunday, Aug. 10.
    July 25, 2014 - 3:23 pm
  • Canale steps down at IVCC

    OGLESBY — Illinois Valley Community College Athletic Director and men’s basketball coach Tommy Canale has announced his resignation after seven years ...
    July 25, 2014 - 3:22 pm
  • Softball

    PRINCETON FASTPITCH CHURCH LEAGUE STANDINGS: St. Mathew’s 8-0 Bureau Township 5-3 Princeton Bible ...
    July 25, 2014 - 12:24 pm
  • Recreational golf

    Hidden Lake Ladies League Three-Ball Tournament First place team at -10: LuAnn Coppejans, Peggy Maes ...
    July 25, 2014 - 12:22 pm
  • Area schools make coaching appointments

    Area school officials are finalizing their coaching staff for the upcoming school year and fall sports season.
    July 25, 2014 - 12:20 pm
  • Sports Shorts

    Lady Lions meeting OHIO — New LaMoille/Ohio varsity girls basketball coach Holli Rapp will have a me ...
    July 25, 2014 - 12:20 pm
  • UWW’s Urbanski receives academic accolades

    SPRING VALLEY — Tony Urbanski of Spring Valley, an Indoor All-American (distance medley relay team member) from Spring Valley, was one of five athlete ...
    July 25, 2014 - 12:20 pm
  • Canale steps down at IVCC

    OGLESBY - Illinois Valley Community College Athletic Director and men’s basketball coach Tommy Canale has announced his resignation after seven years ...
    July 23, 2014 - 5:34 pm
  • 30 years in the running

    DEPUE — Come hell or high water, or in this case, low water, the DePue Men’s Club has been bringing the Pro National Championship Boat Races to Lake D ...
    July 23, 2014 - 3:01 pm
  • DePue Racer Profile: Gary Buskirk

    Name: Gary Buskirk.Hometown: Traverse City, Mich.Age: 43.Years in boat racing: 10.Who/what got you s ...
    July 23, 2014 - 3:03 pm
  • WBVL Little League still a hit at 50

    WALNUT — When Larry Wilcoxen moved from Bradford to Walnut in the early 1960s, he brought Little League baseball with him.
    July 23, 2014 - 3:07 pm
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