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1896 Blackburn baseball team leaves lasting legacy

By Tom Emery Intercollegiate athletics at Blackburn College are traced to a baseball game at Illinois College […]

Blackburn graduate Young stays with Celtics

By Tom Emery Being faced with two dream opportunities in the NBA presented a challenge for Jamie […]

Stewart takes part in Shrine All-Star Football Game

Carlinville’s Brendan Stewart took part in the 39th annual Illinois High School Shrine All-Star Football Game July […]

SWIBL baseball tryouts set for July 28

The Central Illinois Swing Baseball team announcing eight and younger and nine and younger tryouts for the […]

Carlinville defeats Mt. Olive

On July 11, the Carlinville 12 year-old boys baseball team defeated Mt. Olive in the third place […]

Predators finish season 41-9

The Central Illinois Predators competed in the USSSA 12U World Series last week in Branson, Mo. The […]

Wooldridge committs to Heartland

Southwestern High School softball player, Katie Wooldridge, a 3-time All South Central Conference team player, has given […]

Carlinville baseball wraps up summer season

Carlinville’s summer baseball team dropped both games of a doubleheader to Southwestern in Brighton July 8. Carlinville […]

Blackburn soccer coach, Gonulsen, resigns

By Daniel Winningham Nearly four weeks ago Aydin Gonulsen, the men’s and women’s head soccer coach at […]

Carlinville runners take part in EIU camp

Several Carlinville High School cross country runners recently took part in a camp hosted by Eastern Illinois […]