Fog/Mist
43°FFog/MistFull Forecast

Walkathon Friday at St. Mary school

Published: Wednesday, May 8, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

STERLING – The first group in St. Mary School’s annual walkathon will begin at 9 a.m. Friday in the church parking lot, 600 Avenue B.

Parents, grandparents and other relatives can walk with the children. Preschoolers through second-graders walk from 9 to 10 a.m.; third- through fifth-graders from 10:15 to 11:15 a.m.; and sixth- through eighth-graders from 1:15 to 2:15 p.m.

Proceeds from the event will be used to enhance the school’s security system.

Pledges to the students or donations can be made at the school office, 6 W. Sixth St. Call 815-625-2253 for more information.

National video



Reader Poll

An Illinois lawmaker wants to greatly restrict the use of solitary confinement in state prisons to no more than 5 days in a 150-day period. What do you think?
I agree
I disagree
Not sure
No opinion