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  • Finishing the climb

    Bureau Valley senior Parker Neuhalfen left a lot of smoke on his trail in his assault on the all-time area scoring records.
    March 9, 2015 - 9:21 am
  • Gordie Gillespie — more than a coach

    A legendary icon in the sports world went to heaven Saturday evening, Feb. 28, 2015. Gordie Gillespie died at the age of 88. A man who could detect in ...
    March 6, 2015 - 1:12 pm
  • Jaques finds a new home at ICC

    Abby Jaques thought she had her college plans all mapped out; then she made a last-minute visit to Illinois Central College.
    March 6, 2015 - 1:05 pm
  • Sport Shorts

    PYBSL sign-ups PRINCETON — Princeton Youth Baseball and Softball, in partnership with the Princeton ...
    March 6, 2015 - 1:10 pm
  • Tanglers, Thundercats advance to sectional

    The Tiger Town Tanglers qualified 14 of 20 wrestlers for sectionals competing out of the Illinois Kids Wrestling Federation West Regional in Washingto ...
    March 5, 2015 - 11:05 am
  • Storm can’t make up the difference of 12-0 deficit

    FARMINGTON — Jason Marquis knew his Bureau Valley Storm basketball team would never give up in Tuesday, March 2’s 2A sectional semifinal contest again ...
    March 4, 2015 - 4:26 pm
  • Leibing, Reiley named TRAC Players of the Year

    Amboy’s Kaitlyn Leibing (East) and Prophetstown’s Corrie Reiley (West) were named as the Players of the Year in the Three Rivers Conference for the 20 ...
    March 4, 2015 - 4:22 pm
  • Seniors bring Storm basketball back

    FARMINGTON — It’s safe to say Bureau Valley Storm basketball is back.One half of the new Farmington ...
    March 4, 2015 - 4:22 pm
  • While similar to Bickett, Marquis is his own coach

    Brad Bickett told Jason Marquis he’d make a better coach one day than he was a player. The old Storm coach was right.
    March 4, 2015 - 4:20 pm
  • Princeton wins two titles

    PRINCETON — The Princeton boys teams enjoyed some home cooking in the annual Booster Club Shootout over the weekend.
    March 9, 2015 - 11:10 am
  • Basketball

    High School boys Somonauk 1A Sectional Tuesday: Flanagan-Cornell 57, Dwight 53. Wednesday: Game 2 - ...
    March 4, 2015 - 4:12 pm
  • Pheasants Forever Banquet set

    I know there hasn’t been very many warm days since I tried to get my last article written, plus get a knee operated on, plus encouraging coyote hunter ...
    March 4, 2015 - 4:11 pm
  • Happenings 3-5

    Pheasants Forever PRINCETON — The Bureau County Pheasants Forever 2015 annual banquet will be Thursd ...
    March 4, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Senior Spotlight — Brianna Barajas

    Name: Brianna Barajas. School: Princeton. Date/place of birth: Illinois Valley Community Hospital in ...
    March 4, 2015 - 12:29 pm
  • Princeton Shootout

    Princeton eighth-grader Hayden Welte eyes a shot against Riverdale in Shootout action Saturday at Prouty Gym.
    March 4, 2015 - 11:00 am
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