Easter Activities In Area Towns

The following Easter egg hunts and other activities are planned in area communities: Braceville Braceville United Methodist Church will host a 2-mile Cross Walk at 9:00 a.m. on Good Friday – April 19 – beginning and ending at the Church.…

The Paper Trivia

Q: On December 15, 1964, the Reddick Bulldogs took on the boys from Dwight High School. In a marathon contest, the Reddick boys fell to Dwight 76 – 72. How many overtimes did it take?       A: It…

Coach Joe and Dwight

It is basketball time everywhere, and it is most definitely basketball time in Dwight, Illinois. The 8th grade basketball team has advanced to the state tournament, cementing them as a top 4 team in the state. I just wanted to…

He Set the Ice On Fire

Now Mike Oughton is Headed to ISU’s Hall of Fame Mike Oughton remembers his very first Blackhawks hockey game. It was back in the 1960s, when he was a 10-year-old who had developed a love of the ice, the puck…

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