Jacksonville Legend Charlie Bellatti dies

By Jack Jones on July 1 at 9:59am

A Jacksonville treasure has died. Charlie Bellatti, who leaves behind an enormous legacy in the city and at his beloved Illinois College, passed away Friday in Green Bay, Wisconsin. He Read More

Krumwiede Is resigning As Carrollton Boys BB Coach

By Gary Scott on June 21 at 9:19am

The 23 year tenure as Carrollton boys basketball coach is apparently coming to an end for Jeff Krumwiede. Krumwiede announced late last night through an e mail to the media Read More

Gray New JHS Boys Basketball Coach

By Gary Scott on May 18 at 1:34pm

Jacksonville High School has hired from within to fill the head coaching position for the boys’ basketball program. The Jacksonville school board last night hired Cody Gray to become the Read More

Jones Named All Conference

By Gary Scott on May 12 at 11:23am

An Illinois College pitcher has been named to the first team all Midwest Conference squad. Junior Dylan Jones has been named to the first team south division of the Midwest Read More

Sichting Hired as West Central Boys Basketball Coach

By Gary Scott on May 10 at 10:00am

West Central has a new boys’ basketball coach. The Winchester school board last night hired Ryan Sichting. Sichting takes over for Jeff Abell, who officially resigned his position yesterday to Read More

Four area Coaches Honored for Basketball

By Gary Scott on May 9 at 2:04pm

Four coaches in west central Illinois have been honored by the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association. Over 60 coaches around the state were named coaches of the year for both the Read More

IC Sets New Softball Wins Record

By Gary Scott on May 3 at 9:15am

A local college softball team has set a new school record for wins in a season. Illinois College split with Illinois Wesleyan yesterday. The Lady Blue lost game one 8-7 Read More

Monday Morning Sports Notes

By Gary Scott on March 20 at 1:04pm

North Greene will welcome a new head football coach, who has coached at two other nearby schools Barry Creviston takes over for Tony Rhoades. Rhoades resigned this winter as head Read More

Creviston Named next Head Football Coach at North Greene

By Blake Schnitker on March 20 at 7:16am

A name familiar within West Central Illinois coaching spheres is rejoining the WIVC. Barry Creviston was announced as the new head football coach at North Greene High School on Saturday. Read More

Keene earns First-Team All-MVC selection for volleyball

By Blake Schnitker on November 25 at 10:44am

Former JHS volleyball standout Jaelyn Keene was named First-Team All-Conference as a junior middle blocker at Illinois State University. Keene recorded 340 kills, 107 blocks and 46 aces during the Read More