JHS claims One Win in CS8-Place 1 on All Tourney Team

By Gary Scott on January 26 at 10:47am

Jacksonville was able to claim one win in the CS8 Winter Classic on the tournament’s last day. JHS beat Decatur Eisenhower to snap a lengthy, 6 game losing streak, winning Read More

Basketball HOF gets WLDS-WEAI general manager

By Jim McCabe on January 21 at 2:43pm

All Star Game check 2012

One of our own has made it into the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame. WLDS-WEAI General Manager Gary Scott will be inducted into the 2015 class’ media division. Read More

Porta A-C sports co-op coming to an end

By Ryne Turke on January 13 at 7:42am


A four-year sports co-op between two West Central Illinois schools is coming to an end. Petersburg Porta and Ashland A-C will cease their partnership at the end of this school Read More

Alumni Game Planned at JHS

By Gary Scott on January 6 at 2:10pm

A Jacksonville High School alumni game is being planned for early next month at the Jacksonville High School Bowl. The game is set for Saturday, February 7th, the day after Read More

Porta/AC Central snags top seed at Winchester

By Ryne Turke on December 18 at 3:47pm

Porta/AC Central has been given the top seed for the 93rd annual Winchester Invitational Tournament next month. Porta has won its first seven games this season. The Bluejays were rated 5th a Read More

Basketball Notes

By Gary Scott on December 17 at 11:10am

Congratulations to Luke Palan of Carrollton. The outstanding guard hit 1-thousand points in his career last Friday against North Mac, and then sailed past the benchmark last night with 18 Read More

Lutheran #1 at Waverly

By Gary Scott on December 14 at 7:58pm

Springfield Lutheran has grabbed the top seed at the Waverly Holiday Tournament. Lutheran will open the tournament the day after Christmas against 9th ranked Edinburg. Athens is rated second, followed Read More

JHS’ Stout earns wrestling scholarship

By Jim McCabe on December 10 at 8:49am


Jacksonville High School’s Zach Stout will be continuing his time on the wrestling mat at the college level after the conclusion of his senior season. Stout signed a national letter Read More

IC’s Dambacher named to All-West Region Second Team

By Ryne Turke on December 8 at 4:23pm


Illinois College Senior defensive end James Dambacher has been named to the D3Football.com All-West Region Second Team. The Auburn native received the announcement on Monday, according to a press release Read More

Mac basketball holding Toys for Tots drive during Saturday games

By Ryne Turke on December 5 at 12:44pm


The MacMurray College basketball teams are teaming with a local organization for a Toys for Tots donation drive at Bill Wall Gymnasium. Fans are encouraged to bring a new, unwrapped Read More