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  • Meet the Storm set Aug. 22

    MANLIUS — Bureau Valley High School will be hosting Meet the Storm Night for all fall sports on Friday, Aug. 22.
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 2:45 pm
  • Those Lion eyes

    Logan/Malden’s Sophie Rutledge makes connections with a pitch in Thursday’s action in Malden against Ottawa Shepherd. The Lions dropped both games hea ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 2:51 pm
  • IVCH 5K added to Starved Rock Runner Circuit

    PERU — Now in its fourth year, the annual Illinois Valley Community Hospital Healthy Choices, Healthy You Fall Fitness 5K has been added to the list o ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 2:41 pm
  • Down the fairway

    Champions have been crowned for the Spring Creek Junior Member Tournament.Ross Baker and Kelsey Gros ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 2:50 pm
  • Spring Creek Golf Course Junior Golf Champions

    Spring Creek Golf Course junior tournament champions were recently crowned. ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 2:34 pm
  • Making her pitch

    Logan/Malden’s Olivia Vergamini makes her pitch Thursday in Malden vs. Ottawa Shepherd. The Lions traveled to Putnam County for a doubleheader Friday.
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 2:26 pm
  • Thinking Lincoln

    Hall graduate Brittany Foster recently signed to run cross country and track for Lincoln College. Joining her for her signing were (front row, left) h ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 2:24 pm
  • Urbanski, Kieffer take first-place finishes

    Two local runners won recent running events.Anthony Urbanski, 21, of Spring Valley was the race winn ...
    Aug. 15, 2014 - 2:23 pm
  • Getting an early start

    Football teams in Bureau County and statewide got a head start on the 2014 season Monday, taking advantage of the earlier start-up time allowed by the ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 4:00 pm
  • Logan/Malden wins season opener

    The Logan/Malden junior high softball program is underway with one doubleheader in the books.There a ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 3:54 pm
  • Team of the Week — LaMoille Minor League

    ​The Illinois Valley Scene visited with the LaMoille Minor League team and asked them about a few of their favorites. Here are their replies:
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • AMA Pro Flat Track 2014 races at the Illinois State Fairgrounds Labor Day weekend

    SPRINGFIELD — Motorcycle racing fans will have a chance to cheer for their favorite stars of the AMA Pro Flat Track motorcycle racing series Aug. 29-3 ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • What's happening

    RUNNING Red Cross Walk PERU — Mark your calendars now for the 22nd annual Red Cross Walk, Run, Bike ...
    Aug. 13, 2014 - 11:00 am
  • Play ball

    Dimmick's Kaitlynn Bauer taks a swing in Saturday's action at Little Siberia Field in Princeton vs. Princeton Logan and catcher Addi Matznick. Logan w ...
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 4:08 pm
  • St. Matthew’s back on top in Church League

    PRINCETON — St. Matthew’s won the 2014 Princeton Fastpitch Church League Tournament Saturday with two wins over previously unbeaten Bunker Hill.
    Aug. 11, 2014 - 3:34 pm
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