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  • Olds-Bohm 5K set for July 11

    WYANET — The seventh annual Nancy Jo Olds-Bohm 5K run/walk will be Saturday, July 11, and will carry on the tradition of benefiting local nonprofit or ...
    June 18, 2015 - 9:34 am
  • Making a pitch of prayer for Anita Elgin

    Anita Elgin has done a little bit of everything for the Tampico summer softball program the past decade.
    June 17, 2015 - 3:02 pm
  • Sunset at Zearing

    Mother Nature makes her pitch for a colorful sunset over Zearing Park in Princeton Tuesday for a travel baseball game. Tuesday promised to be one of t ...
    June 17, 2015 - 3:02 pm
  • BCR Softball Players of the Year

    BCR Softball Playersof the Year2015 — Abby Jaques, Princeton2014 — Abby Jaques, Princeton2013 — Lain ...
    June 17, 2015 - 3:02 pm
  • Camp's in session

    Former Tigress Emmalee Sears (class of 2013) shows the campers in the grades 7-8 session she still has game in Tuesday morning’s session of the Prince ...
    June 17, 2015 - 3:00 pm
  • Team of the Week

    The Princeton Red Sox T-Ball Team is sponsored by Illinois Valley Container. Team members include (front row, from left) Luke LaPorte, Collyns Etherid ...
    June 17, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • The heart and soul for BV

    Bureau Valley seniors Regan Weidner and Lindsey Hoffert took different roads to get to the medal podium in the IHSA State Track and Field finals for t ...
    June 16, 2015 - 8:13 am
  • Wienen whizzes to another win at Sunset MX

    WALNUT —The roar of the 4-stroke engines can be heard as they whiz by the spectators and a sea of blue erupts in delight, waving blue flags as track f ...
    June 16, 2015 - 8:12 am
  • Olson named to All-State Team

    St. Bede junior ace Jarret Olson has been named to the Illinois Baseball Coaches Association All-State Team.
    June 16, 2015 - 8:12 am
  • Here’s the leading ladies that made things happen in the area’s track and field season:Tanja Acamovi ...
    June 15, 2015 - 3:37 pm
  • 2015 BCR Track and Field Honor Roll

    Here’s a look at the top area performances that have been reported to the BCR. Keys: *state qualifiers; **state medalists; +school record, ++county re ...
    June 15, 2015 - 3:37 pm
  • BCR Track and Field Female Athletes of the Year

    BCR Track and Field Female Athletes of the Year2015 - Lindsey Hoffert, Regan Weidner, Bureau Valley2 ...
    June 15, 2015 - 3:37 pm
  • Going camping

    LAMOILLE — The Lady Lions Basketball Camp was held at LaMoille High School this past week ...
    June 12, 2015 - 1:45 pm
  • Jaques, Olson snag top honors in TRAC EAST

    Princeton’s Abby Jaques and St. Bede’s Jarret Olson were named as the Players of the Year in the Three Rivers Athletic Conference for softball and bas ...
    June 16, 2015 - 9:14 am
  • Sunset Ridge hosts Mtn. Dew ATV Motocross Nationals

    WALNUT– The Mtn. Dew ATV Motocross National Championship, the world’s longest-running and most prestigious ATV racing series, returns to Bureau County ...
    June 12, 2015 - 3:28 pm
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