Digital Access

Digital Access
Access saukvalley.com from all your digital devices and receive breaking news and updates from around the area.

Home Delivery

Home Delivery
Local news, prep sports, Chicago sports, local and regional entertainment, business, home and lifestyle, food, classified and more! News you use every day! Daily, Daily including the e-Edition or e-Edition only.

Text Alerts

Text Alerts
Choose your news! Select the text alerts you want to receive: breaking news, prep sports scores, school closings, weather, and more. Text alerts are a free service from SaukValley.com, but text rates may apply.

Email Newsletters

Email Newsletters
We'll deliver news & updates to your inbox. Sign up for free e-newsletters today.
Local

Amboy Student of the Month

Dillon Daniels, 18, of Amboy, is Amboy High School’s March Student of the Month. He is the son of Curt and Bridget Daniels, and has a brother, Taylor, 20.

Favorite class: Band. Music is my life.

Top teacher: It’s a tie. Both Cynthia Carlson and Elizabeth Scriven are extremely passionate about their profession, and they make their students strive for greatness.

Extracurriculars: Band, 4 years, drum major; chorus, 2 years, vice president; theater, 4 years, 10 performances; National Honor Society, 2 years, secretary; and Spanish Honor Society, 2 years, vice president

After graduation: I plan to attend Sauk Valley Community College, then transfer to major in music business.

Paycheck: Over the summer, I work at Green River Oaks camping resort as a maintenance worker. I do enjoy the work when the weather is favorable.

Haunts: I tend to frequent the high school stage, Arthur’s Deli, and the homes of my band mates for rehearsals.

High school survival guide: Persevere

Useless knowledge: I don’t think I’ll be dissecting fetal pigs anytime soon, but it was  interesting while it lasted.

Secret twin: People say I look like a young Judd Nelson. Some people call me Maurice.

Dream job: I’d like to be a private detective, but there isn’t much call for that around here.

Trading spaces: I’d like to go to Japan someday. The culture really interests me.

Shout out to: The staff of Amboy High School for selecting me for this honor and The First National Bank in Amboy for sponsoring this event.

Loading more