Friday Basketball

By Gary Scott on February 22 at 6:00am

The first week of boys’ post season basketball action ends tonight. WLDS will carry the Carrollton regional title game between Routt and Western. The pre-game starts at 6:45 PM. WEAI Read More

Rogers and Keller to Play Soccer at the Next Level

By Gary Scott on February 21 at 1:56pm

Two Jacksonville High School seniors signed letters of intent to play soccer next year at college. Reed Rogers signed a letter of intent to play at Bradley University, and Drew Read More

Area Coaches Headed to IHSFCA Hall of Fame

By Gary Scott on February 13 at 1:34pm

Three coaches with area ties are headed to the Illinoi High School Football Coaches Association Hall of Fame later this spring. The list of inductees includes longtime assistant football coach Read More

Mayor’s Cup to be played Sunday; all proceeds go to New Directions

By Anthony Engle on December 24 at 6:00am

Much like the “Volley for a Cure” – a volleyball match supporting the Mia Ware Foundation – another game between the women athletes of both of Jacksonville’s four-year colleges will Read More

JHS Sports Hall of Fame Class Announced

By Gary Scott on December 2 at 6:30am

Ten highly respected individuals and a state champion relay team have been selected for a February 2019 induction into the Jacksonville High School Sports Hall of Fame. The 14th induction Read More

B-Ball teams honor Bill Merris, Memorial Gymnasium with four wins in four games

By Anthony Engle on November 18 at 12:24am

A rebirth of excellent basketball may be on the horizon for Illinois College. The Blue Boys and Lady Blues have made quite a comeback start to the 2018-2019 season, with 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

Hill tabbed as head head FB coach at New Berlin

By Gary Scott on August 6 at 2:05pm

New Berlin found its new head football coach the weekend before practice begins. High school teams begin practicing football today. An announcement over the weekend by New Berlin athletic director Read More

New Berlin Searching for FB Coach

By Gary Scott on August 3 at 9:31am

New Berlin is looking for a new football coach the weekend before practices begin. The State Journal Register reports today that Trevor Compardo has resigned as head coach at New Read More

Barry Creviston Back at Routt as FB Coach

By Gary Scott on July 3 at 10:24am

A former Routt Catholic head football coach is returning “home”. Routt Catholic principal Nick Roscetti announced yesterday that Routt has hired Barry Creviston as head football coach and athletic director. Read More