Boys Track Gear Up For State Finals

By Benjamin Cox on May 19 at 9:49pm

The girls wrapped up their state finals in track & field this past weekend. The boys now take their turn for the final weekend in May in Charleston. 1A schools Read More

Girls State Track Meet Sends Several to the Finals

By Benjamin Cox on May 17 at 11:48am

Preliminary Rounds completed at the state track meet in Charleston this week in Girls Track. Several local schools saw their state qualifiers move on to the final round this weekend. Read More

Boys Track Begins State Qualifying This Week

By Benjamin Cox on May 17 at 11:21am

It was the boys turn for state track meet qualifying this week. Sectional meets kicked off on Wednesday around the state for athletes hoping to secure their spot in the Read More

Thompson head Basketball Coach at Triopia

By Gary Scott on May 16 at 10:00am

Triopia has pegged a graduate, and a familiar name to fill a couple of boys’ head coaching positions at the high school level. The board last night approved the hiring Read More

Triopia Hires New Head Football Coaches, West Central Close to Approval

By Benjamin Cox on May 16 at 8:39am

Two area high schools are filling major coaching vacancies. Triopia and West Central are expected to have new head coaches for their football programs by the end of the month. Read More

Illinois College to Add Men’s Volleyball for Fall 2020

By Benjamin Cox on May 14 at 6:08pm

In a press release from later today, Illinois College’s Intercollegiate Athletic Office announced that Men’s Volleyball will be offered as its 24th varsity sport beginning in the Fall 2020. Illinois Read More

Day 2: Class 1A Girls Track State Qualifiers

By Benjamin Cox on May 10 at 8:43am

Sectional meets for Girls track teams kicked off Wednesday. Area teams wrapped up sectional competition in Carlinville yesterday in Class 1A. North Mac placed second overall with 68 points. North Read More

Class 1A & 2A Girls State Track Qualifiers

By Benjamin Cox on May 9 at 9:27am

Several local teams will be sending female athletes to the State Track Meet in Charleston next week. Sectional track meets for Girls track teams kicked off yesterday in Lincoln and Read More

Suits Headed to Carlinville

By Gary Scott on April 18 at 2:30pm

Waverly and Franklin school boards are looking for a new head boys’ basketball coach. Dave Suits resigned as head coach of the South County Vipers last night. Suits has been Read More

District 117 Rounds out list of JHS Admins, declares elementary and middle school student Deans

By Anthony Engle on August 15 at 1:15am

The Jacksonville School District Board of Education met Tuesday afternoon for a special Board meeting in the conference room of their newly refurnished offices at 211 West State Street. The Read More