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A little girl lost  Illinois Times

She loved horses and the Green Bay Packers. She hated her curly hair. She was in the sixth grade at Gillespie Middle School. She didn't like to run, but she ...



Owsley leaving North Mac for administrative post at Gillespie  The State Journal-Register

Shane Owsley, who oversaw two highly successful seasons as head football coach at North Mac High School, is leaving North Mac to take an administrative ...



Gillespie grad Bilbruck named Miners football coach  The State Journal-Register

At age 29, Jake Bilbruck is less than half the age of one of his primary football-coaching mentors, Don Dobrino.But Bilbruck said if he can bring half of the ...



Gillespie remembers baseball coach, motivator, father figure  The State Journal-Register

On the day Andy Alepra turned in one of the greatest pitching performances in state baseball tournament history, the then-Gillespie High School senior ...



L&C students show work at Varsity Art XXIII in St. Louis  AdVantageNEWS.com

Forrest Bemis, of Godfrey, next to his chromogenic print “Summer in the Mountains,” was chosen to display his work at Varsity Art XXIII, presented by Art St. Louis ...



Nakita R. Ahrens  thejournal-news.net

Nakita Rose Ahrens, 21, of Staunton, died on Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, at her residence. Visitation will be held Friday, Nov. 9, from 1 to 2 p.m. at Hough and Sons ...



Damaged Gillespie gym remembered as a special place  STLtoday.com

GILLESPIE • Jerry Grandone remembers the first time he walked into the Gillespie High gymnasium in the 1950s. “It just had a special smell about it,” he recalls.



Gillespie residents dig out of storm's aftermath  STLtoday.com

GILLESPIE • When he heard the tornado sirens on Friday night, Mike McKeethen walked outside to look at the sky. He thought the worst of the storm would pass ...



Miners Rally To Beat Toppers  thejournal-news.net

Sometimes what one sees depends upon where he looks. If anyone in the visiting bleachers at the Gillespie High School football field Friday evening, Sept.



2018-19 season preview: Mt. Olive Wildcats' wrestling  Macoupin County Enquirer Democrat

The Mt. Olive wrestling team began the 2018-19 season with their first practice on Nov. 5th. The Wildcats are entering their 12th season in a renewable ...



Burns to speak at Veterans Day convocation  Macoupin County Enquirer Democrat

Blackburn College and American Legion Post 554 will honor United States military veterans at their annual Veterans Day convocation, to be held at 11 a.m., ...



Ronald E. Niehaus, 68  thejournal-news.net

Ronald Eugene Niehaus, 68, of Litchfield, died on Sunday, March 31, 2019, at 6:21 p.m. at HSHS St. Francis Hospital in Litchfield. Visitation will be held ...



Shirley M. Baugh, 86  thejournal-news.net

Shirley Maxine Baugh, 86, of Litchfield, died Tuesday, April 16, 2019, at 4:25 p.m. at Hillsboro Area Hospital. Visitation will be held Saturday, April 20, from 10 ...



Mt. Olive wrestling coach will hang it up after 50-year career  Macoupin County Enquirer Democrat

Mt. Olive places sixth in Ron Ryan Invitational. By Jackson Wilson. It has been a long-time coming for Mt. Olive wrestling icon and coach Ron Ryan, but 50 years ...



American Legion Baseball kicks off its 53rd year in Highland  Belleville News-Democrat

Sports News: American Legion Post 439 in Highland, IL will field three baseball teams this summer — one senior and two junior teams — in Southern Illinois ...



Benld girl dies in UTV accident  Macoupin County Enquirer Democrat

PLAINVIEW (Dec. 21, 2017) – An 11-year-old Benld girl has succumbed to her injuries sustained in a Sunday evening UTV crash in rural Plainview. According ...



Julia M. Kohler, 48  thejournal-news.net

Julia Marie Kohler, 48, of Sorento, died at 4:55 p.m., on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, at her home. Private family services were held. Perfetti-Assalley Funeral Home, ...



Gillespie teen named Madison County Fair Queen  Belleville News-Democrat

Emily Harszy of Gillespie, who will be attending Lewis & Clark Community College in Godfrey, was crowned this year's Miss Madison County Fair Queen at the ...



Illinois Army National Guard welcomes three new enlistments  RiverBender.com

SPRINGFIELD - Pvt. Michael Ross, of Gillespie, Illinois, was sworn into the Illinois Army National Guard July 25, at the St. Louis Military Entrance Processing.



SAT scores in Illinois: explore the data  Chicago Tribune

Unlike most of Illinois schools, Hersey High School in Arlington Heights scored an average 1202.3 on the SAT, one of only 14 high schools in the state that on ...



Illinois Class 7A quarterfinal:Mount Carmel 29, East St. Louis 19  STLtoday.com

East St. Louis running back Treven Swingler (10) breaks a tackle against Mt.Carmel's Daniel Morales (21) in a 7A quarterfinal state playoff game at Gatley ...



Class 4A Belleville West Regional, first round: O'Fallon 46, Belleville East 44  STLtoday.com

Khalifah Muhammad of Belleville East takes a shot as Caleb Burton and Shaun Riley of O'Fallon defend during the Class 4A Collinsville Regional on Monday, ...



Parkway West Showdown: Liberty (Wentzville) 65, Lafayette 49 | Lafayette High School  STLtoday.com

Lafayette senior Trey Griffey (42) puts up a shot against the defense of Liberty junior Jayce Catchings (32) and senior Jarring McKeithen (20) during the first ...



Sons of the American Revolution honors area high school students  AdVantage News

The General George Rogers Clark Chapter, Illinois Society Sons of the American Revolution, recognized outstanding seniors from local high schools April 26 at ...



Local Illinois State Scholars announced  Macoupin County Enquirer Democrat

SLUG: PR – state scholars. HEADLINE: County students named Illinois State Scholars. CARLINVILLE (Dec. 7, 2017) – The Illinois Student Assistance ...



Edwardsville, Triad take aim on advancing past dual sectionals  STLtoday.com

The Edwardsville High wrestling team has won eight consecutive Southwestern Conference championships and eight successive Class 3A regional titles.



Fr. Gibbons celebrates Silver Jubilee  Alton Telegraph

JERSEYVILLE — The Rev. Father Donald Patrick Gibbons Jr. will mark the Silver Jubilee of his ordination to the priesthood Sunday as celebrant at a 4 p.m. ...



Jail chair fundraiser still ongoing  Macoupin County Enquirer Democrat

CARLINVILLE (April 26, 2018) – The fundraiser to pay for lead abatement at the old Macoupin County Jail — the first step in turning it into a tourism center — is ...



Class 4 District 3 championship: MICDS 25, Hazelwood East 14 | Hazelwood East  STLtoday.com

MICDS' Graham Bundy Jr. (5) runs the ball in for a score during a Class 4 playoff game at SLUH on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at SLUH in St. Louis, Mo.



Students take free classes at CAH  Macoupin County Enquirer Democrat

CARLINVILLE (Dec. 7, 2017) – Students from Carlinville, Gillespie and Litchfield high schools recently completed the High School to Healthcare (HS2HC) ...



Burns retires from US National Guard  Macoupin County Enquirer Democrat

GILLESPIE (Oct. 5, 2017) – Command Sergeant Major John M. “Jack” Burns of Benld retired Aug. 26 from the U.S. National Guard after 33 years of *service*.



The best and brightest: Silver Medallions awarded to top area students  Alton Telegraph

GODFREY — The phrases “the best and the brightest” and “proud” got a lot of use Thursday as more than 200 high school seniors were honored for their ...



Ex-North Mac teacher Charlie Pohlman in race against ALS  The State Journal-Register

On April 19, 1982, Charlie Pohlman ran in his first and only Boston Marathon. It became known as the "Duel in the Sun" after Alberto Salazar held off Dick ...



The Week in Pictures August 24–30, 2015  The State Journal-Register

Life imitates the art of a hot air balloon at the kickoff event for the Lincoln Balloon Festival Thursday , August 27, 2015 at the Logan County Airport in Lincoln.



2016 PARCC test results  Chicago Tribune

The Tribune reviewed the passing, or proficiency, rate on the PARCC exams across both reading and math in all grades tested at some 3,700 schools, ...



Huge Crowd Attends Todt Tough Benefit  thejournal-news.net

More than 400 friends and family members of Terry Todt crowded the Raymond Knights of Columbus Hall for the Todt Tough benefit on Saturday, April 7, but ...



Hoop tournament raises over $4000  Macoupin County Enquirer Democrat

An annual basketball tournament held in Gillespie recently raised over $4000 for the Macoupin County Anti-Meth Coalition. The 11th annual three on three ...



FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Roxana, EAWR travel to Staunton, Kincaid for Friday's matchups  RiverBender.com

ROXANA - Second place in the South Central Conference, the Roxana Sr. High School Shells football team will travel to face the last place and 0-7 Staunton.



Old Settlers Steps Off In Style  thejournal-news.net

Old Settlers Celebration #128 was highlighted by the annual parade on Thursday evening, Aug. 16; and it added to the memories that will be referenced in years ...



Thirteen lifeguards at city pool this year  Macoupin County Enquirer Democrat

Each summer kids of all ages flock to the Carlinville City Pool to cool off in the hot summer sun. Each summer lifeguards work hard to ensure the safety of ...



Jerseyville: Anne Snyders  STLtoday.com

Academic rank • 6 of 202. Sports • Tennis, track and field. Academic bio • Illinois State Scholar; IHSA all-state academic team, honorable mention; recipient of the ...



Staunton: Hannah McEnery  STLtoday.com

Academic rank: 1/100. Sports: volleyball, basketball, softball, dance. Academic bio: Student of the Month, leadership ... Bulldog Pride Award ... High Honor Roll .



Wood River: Caroline Campbell  STLtoday.com

Academic rank • 8 of 119. Sports • Basketball, softball. Academic bio • I have been on high honor roll all four years of high school. I am a Renaissance Gold ...



Granite City explains decision to leave Southwestern Conference  STLtoday.com

GRANITE CITY • Granite City superintendent Jim Greenwald, principal Daren DePew and athletics director John Moad explained Tuesday in front of a crowd of ...



Festus puts inexperience aside to sweep Class 3 team titles  STLtoday.com

The Festus High boys cross country team probably didn't need any more motivation Saturday — but it got some anyway at Oak Hills Golf Center in Jefferson City.



Belleville West: Megan Glaeser  STLtoday.com

Academic rank • 1 of 521. Sports • Softball, volleyball. Academic bio • Valedictorian; High Honor Roll throughout high school; academic scholarships from the ...



Kelley Ann Faulkner  STLtoday.com

Greenville. Academic rank: 1 of 141. Sports: basketball, soccer, volleyball. Academic bio: High honor roll (four years) ... National Honor Society ... Illinois State ...



Marquette freezes out Blue Springs South for first title behind Junge's gem  STLtoday.com

SPRINGFIELD, MO. • Marquette junior pitcher Annah Junge is full of nuances.



St. Dominic sweeps Timberland for first state berth since 2008  STLtoday.com

WENTZVILLE • After dispatching defending Class 4 runner-up Francis Howell in the district final, the St. Dominic girls volleyball team knew its mission was clear ...



Bayless Bronchos vs. Lincoln College Prep Tigers  STLtoday.com

What: Class 2 boys soccer state semifinal. When, where: 2 p.m. Friday, Soccer Park, Fenton. Records, rankings: Bayless, 21-4-2, No.



Carlinville: Bailey Ann Schmidt  STLtoday.com

Academic rank: 4/94. Sports: volleyball, basketball, soccer, track and field. Academic bio: IHSA All-State Academic Team honorable mention , senior ... nominee ...



Soldan: Jasmine McNeal  STLtoday.com

Academic rank • 6 of 109. Sports • Basketball, volleyball. Academic bio • Honor Roll; NHS; Proficient on End of Course Test. Athletic bio • Volleyball team captain ...



Triple threat: Lindbergh juniors enjoying life on and off the court  STLtoday.com

SAPPINGTON • Karen and Tim Baudendistel thought they had it all figured out.



Chaminade: Michael McGovern  STLtoday.com

Academic rank • 7 of 137. Sports • Football, lacrosse. Academic bio • National Honor Society; National Merit Finalist; National Spanish Honor Society; recipient of ...



Valley Park shut down by South Callaway in Class 3 championship  STLtoday.com

O'FALLON, MO. • It was just one inning. One little inning. But it made all the difference in the world.



Cor Jesu: Nicole Zoellner  STLtoday.com

Sports • Soccer, basketball. Academic bio • High honors; National Honor Society; National Merit Commended Student; Missouri Bright Flight Award; National ...



No. 3 small school: Lutheran North returns high-powered pieces  STLtoday.com

Given the chance, Carl Reed would punt Pikachu far, far away.



Belleville West: Emily Fulton  STLtoday.com

Academic rank • 1 of 470. Sports • Cross country, softball. Academic bio • National Council on Youth Leadership-Youth Salute; Student of the Month (freshman, ...



Fort Zumwalt West: Natalie Rushing  STLtoday.com

Academic rank • 19 of 449. Sports • Basketball, soccer. Academic bio • A Honor Roll (four years); Essence of PPI (three times); D.A.R.E Leadership Award; Girls ...



Boys basketball, football highlight all-around strong year for Althoff  STLtoday.com

BELLEVILLE • Walk up the steps into the Schott Center at Althoff High School and the displays of success in athletics the past 50 years are numerous and ...



McCluer North: Matthew Graham  STLtoday.com

Academic rank: 2/404. Sports: soccer, wrestling, tennis. Academic bio: Missouri Scholars Academy ... Gold Card, four years ... Academic Letter ... Academic Bar .



Brooke Nicole Schulte  STLtoday.com

Mater Dei. Academic rank: 30 of 123. Sports: basketball, volleyball. Academic bio: National Honor Society ... Student of the Quarter (2009) ... Physical Education ...



Jerseyville's Tuttle shines in 1A regional; Nashville grabs team crown  STLtoday.com

WATERLOO • Brooke Tuttle heard the whispers behind her back.



Freeburg: Mitchell Thomas Albers  STLtoday.com

Academic rank: 6 of 159. Sports: Soccer, track. Academic bio: Top Science Student ... Outstanding Spanish Student ... Family and Consumer Sciences ...



Prom or anti-prom: Where would you party?  STLtoday.com

The anti-prom is different. It's can be a rejection of prom culture -- of excess, consumer values, conformity, social hierarchies, authority and its rules and ...



Belleville West assistant takes reins of Belleville East track program  STLtoday.com

Kevin Anderson contributed to the success that the Belleville West boys track and field program had over the past five years – the Maroons were annually one of ...



Briana Michelle Chamberlain  STLtoday.com

Edwardsville. Academic rank: 1 of 532. Sports: cross country, track and field. Academic bio: Tiger Choice Award (three years) ... high honor roll (four years) .



Portell comes up big, leads St. Pius X back to state  STLtoday.com

Kaylee Portell couldn't help but flex after she showed off her arm.



Nesbitt helps Lutheran North to season sweep of Lutheran South  STLtoday.com

CREVE COEUR • Jordan Nesbitt asserted his physical dominance Saturday to help the Lutheran North boys basketball team top Lutheran South 71-63 and ...



North Tech: Nicole Renee Russell  STLtoday.com

Academic rank: 32/250. Sports: volleyball, track. Academic bio: St. Louis County Outstanding Student Leader. Athletic bio: two-time MVP ... volleyball team ...



Civic Memorial: Megan Frances Trost  STLtoday.com

Academic rank: 2/193. Sports: basketball, tennis, track and field. Academic bio: Golden Apple Scholar ... Illinois State Scholar ... Silver Medallion ... SIUE Provost ...



Jill Catherine Harmon  STLtoday.com

Lindbergh. Academic rank: 27 of 473. Sports: track, volleyball. Academic bio: Renaissance Platinum Award ... Renaissance Perfect Attendance ... Academic ...



Old Settlers Swings Into Action  thejournal-news.net

The 2013 Old Settlers Parade theme, 'Classic Television Memories,' was sure to evoke memories, especially from the 1970s and 80s, if one judged by the floats ...



Sawyer Allen Magnus  STLtoday.com

Carlyle. Academic rank: 1 of 94. Sports: soccer. Academic bio: Illinois State Scholar ... Student of the Month ... Principal's Award ... National Honor Society ...



Julian Jervon Sanders  STLtoday.com

North Tech. Academic rank: 2 of 183. Sports: soccer, track and field, wrestling. Academic bio: Salutatorian ... Diversity Academic Award from the University of ...



ST. DOMINIC 15, TRINITY 0 | St. Dominic High School  STLtoday.com

With neither side getting anything going in the first half, St. Dominic (3-1 overall, 2-0 AAA) turned in a 20-yard interception by Josh Daues and the subsequent ...



Granite City: Natalie Erin O'Keefe  STLtoday.com

Academic rank: 1 of 427. Sports: basketball, track and field, cross country. Academic bio: Illinois State Scholar ... PSAE Math Award ... Academic All-Conference ...



North Tech: Brittany Monae Moore  STLtoday.com

Academic rank: 2 of 205. Sports: basketball, track and field. Academic bio: National Honor Society. Athletic bio: Track team MVP ... basketball team Best ...



King Edward VI Foundation school considers becoming 'multi-academy trust' after successfully taking over comprehensives  The Independent

For more than 450 years, Birmingham's King Edward VI Foundation has worked to fulfil its pledge to educate all of the city's children. But now the “Birmingham ...



Wesclin: Brittany Lynn Rakers  STLtoday.com

Academic rank: 22 of 88. Sports: volleyball, basketball, softball. Academic bio: Honor roll. Athletic bio: Softball team captain (2013) ... basketball team captain ...



St. Joseph's Academy: Anna Elizabeth Pelch  STLtoday.com

Academic rank: n/a. Sports: Cross-country, track, swimming. Academic bio: Published in Scijourner Science Journalism ... National Honors Society ... Mu Alpha ...



Incarnate Word: Madeline Marie Orf  STLtoday.com

Academic rank: n/a. Sports: Soccer, cross Country. Academic bio: First Honor Roll (4 years) ... Freshman Leadership Award. Athletic bio: Soccer Team Captain ...



Austin Russell Rugraff  STLtoday.com

St. Charles West. Academic rank: 1 of 183. Sports: wrestling, football. Academic bio: 4.0 GPA ... Academic All-State for wrestling (2012) ...Academic All-State for ...



Thomas Jefferson: Shawma Chun  STLtoday.com

Academic rank: n/a. Sports: rowing. Academic bio: High Honors .... Highest Honors on the National Latin Exam ... Highest Honors on the National Greek Exam .



Nerinx: Madison Elizabeth Hetlage  STLtoday.com

Academic rank: 1/163. Sports: cross country, swimming, track. Academic bio: Missouri Scholars 100 Award ... Harvard Book Award ... Distinguished Achievement ...



Emily Nichole Warner  STLtoday.com

Ladue. Academic rank: N/A (school does not rank). Sports: cross country, soccer, track and field. Academic bio: William A. Heyde Award ... Ram Pride Award .



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