Local News

A Couple of New Faces to Join Dixon Park Board After Election, One Current Member Not Returning

A Couple of New Faces to Join Dixon Park Board After Election, One Current Member Not Returning

The Consolidated Election on April 6th is fast approaching.  Many communities will decide mayors, board members and settle referendum questions. The Dixon Park Board also has some candidates for seats on the board, but, there is not going to be much of race.  Executive Director Duane Long says the candidates are all running unopposed. There…

Sauk Valley Community College Named 2021-2022 Military Friendly School

Sauk Valley Community College Named 2021-2022 Military Friendly School

Sauk Valley Community College announced that it has earned the 2021-2022 Military Friendly® School designation. Institutions earning the Military Friendly® School designation were evaluated using both public data sources and responses from a proprietary survey. Over 1,200 schools participated in the 2021-2022 survey with 747 earning the designation. The 2021-2022 Military Friendly® Schools list will…

Local Sports

Local Sports Scoreboard- Amboy Girls Basketball Beats Eastland

Local Sports Scoreboard- Amboy Girls Basketball Beats Eastland

 Local Sports Scoreboard 2/26/2021- Boys Basketball- Indian Creek 100 Kirkland Hiawatha 18   Girls Basketball- Amboy 66 Eastland 52 Polo 53 AFC 23 Forreston 54 Milledgeville 45 Aquin 56 Pecatonica 48 Dakota 45 Pearl City 42 Bureau Valley 24 Erie-PTown 22 Morrison 38 Rockridge 23   Boys Bowling- Oregon 3303 Sterling 3254   Girls Bowling-…

AP Illinois High School Girls Basketball Rankings 2/24/2021

AP Illinois High School Girls Basketball Rankings 2/24/2021

AP Girls Illinois High School Girls Basketball Rankings Class 4A School                   W-L Pts  Prv 1. Hersey (7)          6-0 79   1 2. Fremd  (1)          4-0 71   2 3. Marist                 3-0 66   3 4. Loyola     …

AP Illinois High School Boys Basketball Rankings 2/24/2021

AP Illinois High School Boys Basketball Rankings 2/24/2021

Here is the rundown for each IHSA class; votes are according to an Associated Press panel of sportswriters. Included: team, first-place votes, record and points. Boys Class 4A School                        W-L   Pts  Prv 1. Simeon (7)             0-0   79   1 2. Whitney Young (1)  3-0  …

Country News

Lady Gaga’s stolen dogs returned safe and sound; robbers still at large

Lady Gaga’s stolen dogs returned safe and sound; robbers still at large

Toni Anne Barson/FilmMagicLady Gaga’s two stolen French bulldogs have been found safe, the Los Angeles Police Department confirmed to ABC News. The dogs, Gustav and Koji, were turned into the LAPD’s Olympic Station, not Hollywood Division where they were taken, by a woman who found them, ABC News has learned. She is reportedly not involved.…

When meeting Katy Perry, Billie Eilish thought Orlando Bloom was just “some dude”

When meeting Katy Perry, Billie Eilish thought Orlando Bloom was just “some dude”

Billie: ABC/Eric McCandless; Katy & Orlando: Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagicHe may have starred in some of the biggest film franchises ever, but to Billie Eilish, Orlando Bloom was “just some dude Katy Perry met.” In her new documentary The World’s a Little Blurry, streaming now, the future Grammy-winner is seen backstage at Coachella in 2019, as Katy comes…

Lauren Daigle returns with new song “Hold On to Me”

Lauren Daigle returns with new song “Hold On to Me”

Garrett Lobaugh”You Say” singer Lauren Daigle has returned with her first new original music since her Grammy-winning 2018 album Look Up Child: A new single called “Hold On to Me.” While Lauren has performed the song on tour, this marks the first time the song’s been officially released. And like “You Say,” it’s an uplifting…

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