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  • Basketball: Younger leaders stepping up for Dixon

    DIXON — For the sophomore-heavy Dixon Dukes, three members of the Class of ’19 have stood out.Eight ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 11:25 pm
  • Football: Schneiderman takes over Oregon football

    The similarities between the former and new coach are noticeable right away. Both grew up in the local rural area (Amboy and German Valley) and learne ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 11:25 pm
  • Joe Schmitt named new BV coach

    MANLIUS — Joe Schmitt always thought highly of Bureau Valley Storm football, growing up down the road and coaching nearby. Now he's going to be runnin ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 11:25 pm
  • Sport Shorts for Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017

    COLLEGE BASKETBALLPairings set for Region IV tourneyThe Sauk Valley Community College men’s basketba ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 11:22 pm
  • Skyhawks split season finales

    The Sauk Valley Skyhawks couldn’t keep up with Kennedy-King down the stretch, losing 76-71 in their regular-season finale Saturday in Dixon.
    Feb. 26, 2017 - 11:50 pm
  • Carlson takes fourth in both IM and breaststroke

    WINNETKA – Caleb Carlson made a return trip to the IHSA state swimming and diving championships, and came back with a pair of fourth-place medals. At ...
    Feb. 26, 2017 - 8:28 pm
  • AFC junior showing improvement for Byron co-op

    WINNETKA – Amid the swarms of swimmers from New Trier, Hinsdale Central, Naperville Central and Evanston at the IHSA state meet on Saturday, was a swi ...
    Feb. 26, 2017 - 7:38 pm
  • Comets’ comeback falls short in final

    MORRISON — Standing closer to the scorer’s table than he was to the 3-point arc, Newman’s Eli Leffelman banked in a 3-pointer as time expired in the 2 ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 11:56 pm
  • Missiles come up short vs. Warriors

    STOCKTON – To rehash a saying made popular by the Chicago Cubs, the Milledgeville boys basketball will have to wait 'til next year to get that elusive ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 11:55 pm
  • Carlson qualifies for 2 event finals

    Dixon junior Caleb Carlson is back in the finals of the state meet for the second straight season, as he qualified for the championship heats in the 2 ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 12:00 am
  • Donald A. Vaughan

    DIXON – Donald A. Vaughan, 55, of Dixon, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, at Polo Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center.  
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 10:00 pm
  • Ralph F. Miller

    STERLING – Ralph F. Miller, 85, died Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017, at Regency Care of Sterling.He was born ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 11:03 pm
  • Cleaves C. Prescott

    MORRISON – Cleaves C. Prescott, 100, of Resthave Home in Morrison, died Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, at Resthave Home.
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 10:00 pm
  • Leroy J. Holloway

    ROCK FALLS - Leroy J. Holloway, 78, of Rock Falls, died Monday, Feb. 27, 2017, at his home.McDonald ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 10:00 pm
  • Richard E. Burgess

    DIXON – Richard E. Burgess, 87, of Dixon, died Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017, at Dixon Rehabilitation & Health Care Center. He worked for Dixon Co-Op for 40 ...
    Feb. 26, 2017 - 10:58 pm
  • John J. Zoeller

    NORMAL – John Joseph Zoeller, 88, of Normal, formerly of McLean, died at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017, at Heritage Health in Normal, after 1 yea ...
    Feb. 26, 2017 - 10:58 pm
  • Paul 'Kenny' Cheshire Sr.

    STERLING – Paul “ Kenny” Cheshire Sr., 86, of Sterling, died Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling. He was employed at Northweste ...
    Feb. 26, 2017 - 10:58 pm
  • Robert W. Stevens

    STERLING – Robert W. Stevens, 94, of Sterling, died Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, at his home.Graveside ser ...
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 1:15 am
  • Mary A. Clark

    STERLING – Mary A. Clark, 74, of Sterling, died Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 1:15 am
  • Linda S. Nolte

    SAVANNA – Linda S. Nolte, 71, of Washington, Illinois, formerly of Savanna, died Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.
    Feb. 25, 2017 - 1:15 am


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