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  • IV Men’s Open comes to Edgewood Sunday

    MCNABB — The first round of the 2016 Illinois Valley Men’s Golf Championship opens Sunday, July 31, at Edgewood Park Golf Course in McNabb.
    July 27, 2016 - 1:44 pm
  • Smoke on the water

    DEPUE — The fastest things on water will return to Lake DePue for the 2016 PRO National Boat RacesTh ...
    July 27, 2016 - 1:42 pm
  • Doubles teams compete at classic

    PRINCETON — The Tiger Tennis Classic doubles action was held July 23 at Princeton High School’s tennis courts.
    July 28, 2016 - 8:11 am
  • DePue Boat Races

    At a glance: There is a $3 race admission, free nightly entertainment.Thursday, July 28Noon — Beer g ...
    July 27, 2016 - 1:38 pm
  • DePue Racer Profile

    Hometown: Tarpin Springs, Fla.Age: 51.Years in boat racing: 40-plus years.Who/what got you started i ...
    July 27, 2016 - 1:40 pm
  • IV Titans win national title

    The Illinois Valley Titans 12u baseball team recently won the Game Day USA, Silver Division, National Championship during the national championship to ...
    July 27, 2016 - 1:45 pm
  • IVCH 2-on-2 winners

    The fourth annual Illinois Valley Community Hospital 2-on-2 Basketball Tournament was held at Illinois Valley Community College Saturday, July 23.
    July 27, 2016 - 3:12 pm
  • Rec report

    Slow pitch tournamentThe fourth annual double-elimination men’s slowpitch tourney in Tampico will be ...
    July 25, 2016 - 2:32 pm
  • Mendota alums beat Princeton on gridiron

    at the 6:30 mark of the third quarter.Erik Weber snagged a 5-yard touchdown pass from Cesar Arteaga ...
    July 25, 2016 - 12:54 pm
  • Blaze finish third

    The Bureau County 12U Blaze placed third in the nationals in Peoria. ...
    July 25, 2016 - 12:54 pm
  • Annawan wins WBVL tourney

    WALNUT — Annawan (12-3-1) beat the Princeton Cubs 11-3 in the final of the Western Bureau Valley League to win the tournament Sunday.
    July 25, 2016 - 12:52 pm
  • C League consolation champions

    The Princeton White Sox won the consolation championship of the C League Softball Tournament in Walnut. Team members are (front row, from left) Mekenz ...
    July 25, 2016 - 12:50 pm
  • Cubs win instructional baseball title

    The Cubs captured the Princeton Instructional Baseball League championship, defeating the Tigers 7-5. Team members are (front row, left to right) Brod ...
    July 25, 2016 - 12:50 pm
  • Hole No. 7 lucky at Wyaton Hills

    Two linksters found the No. 7 hole at Wyaton Hills Golf Course to be lucky.Steve Solorio of DePue ce ...
    July 22, 2016 - 1:25 pm
  • When they were Giants

    Editor’s note: The Bureau County Sports Hall of Fame, which was discontinued as part of the BCR Tribute to Sports program in 2004, is being brought ba ...
    July 22, 2016 - 1:23 pm