Author Archives: Sam Ramirez

Rock Falls Chamber of Commerce Wants Your Selfies Featuring Positive Messages

Rock Falls Chamber of Commerce Wants Your Selfies Featuring Positive Messages

Local businesses, organizations, and individuals are invited to send selfies, or signs featuring positive notes to the Rock Falls Chamber’s Here for Good campaign. These photos will be featured in a series of multiple community videos/slideshows celebrating local businesses, artistic creativity, and community spirit. Deadline for submission is Friday May 1st and more rounds of…Read more »

Oregon High School Participating in the Be The Light Movement

Oregon High School Participating in the Be The Light Movement

The Oregon High School athletic department along with many of its fellow schools in the Big Northern Conference will be participating in the nationwide #BeTheLight movement this Friday evening, April 17. At exactly 8:20 PM (20:20 military time), the stadium lights of Landers-Loomis Field (as well as other fields in the Big Northern) will be turned on…Read more »

Amboy High School to Pursue Playing 8 Man Football in 2021

Amboy High School to Pursue Playing 8 Man Football in 2021

The Amboy Clippers will pursue playing 8-Man football starting in the fall of 2021. The Illinois 8-Man Football Association says that 23 teams will be playing 8-Man football in the Fall of 2020. That number is up from 16 teams that played in the 8-Man Association last fall. The Amboy Board of Education officially said…Read more »