MTZ girls soccer goes 2-1 last week
Mt. Zion Girls Soccer Seniors Lindsey Scherer, Ally Root, Isabelle Holmes, Boston Flanigan and Chloe Davis were all honored last Monday prior to their 8-1 win against Danville on Senior Day. By BLAKE FAITH Staff Writer The Mt. Zion girls soccer team went 2-1 last week picking up seven-goal wins against Danville and St. Teresa…Read More
2023 ALAH High School Knights Boys Track Team.
2023 ALAH High School Knights Boys Track Team. First row: Kayden Allen, Jacob Adcock, Cruz Hale, Lyle Adcock, Colton Taylor, Justin Schrock. Second row: Assistant Coach Lyle Dorjahn, Parker Beck, Cash Hale, Alex Rexroad, Payton Warrior, Brayden Leech, Kamden Morfey. Third row: Parker Dick, Logan Beckmier, Jacob Tighe, Tristan Keagle, Dana Soard. Not pictured: Head…Read More
2023 ALAH High School Knights Girls Track Team.
2023 ALAH High School Knights Girls Track Team. First row: Josie Carrillo, Lily Vanda, Kimberly Krutsinger, Gracie Arnett, Emma Forman, Lindsay Rohacs, Skyler Graham, Emilee Samarco. Second row: Kaylee Thompson, Gracie Romine, Alyssa Richards, Emma Jones, Kori Klay, Ruby Burton. Third row: Head Coach Ryan Jefferson, Dalilah Mendoza, Emma Edwards, Alex Clark, Addison Yeakel, Sarah…Read More
Number of Write-In Candidates for Arthur Village Trustees Makes For Unusual Election
With the election less than two weeks away, voting will be different for residents of the Village of Arthur on Tuesday, April 4. For the first time since the Douglas County Clerk’s office can remember, there will be four write-in candidates. Since the candidates did not take out petitions like usual, they made the decision…Read More
DOWNTOWN ARTHUR BUSINESS SELLS.
DOWNTOWN ARTHUR BUSINESS SELLS. The Heartland Deli and Delights building and all its contents were sold at a dispersal auction held Saturday at the Otto Center. First Bank, with locations in Arcola, Arthur, and Tuscola, was the winning bidder for the Vine Street property which brought $45,000. President and CEO Dale Boyer stated, “We just…Read More
Arthur Board of Education to seek bids to repair school parking lots
ALAH Science teacher Chantell Benedict assists school board member Kristie Mechling with the Oculus that the anatomy class has been using this quarter at last weeks school board meeting.ALAH student Claire Seal assists school board member Brock Casteel with the Oculus that the anatomy class has been using this quarter at last weeks school board…Read More
Bob Minear “Lucky” Winner of Atwood Auxiliary Meat Bundle
Village President Bill Fleming, center, drew the winning ticket for the American Legion Auxiliary’s meat bundle raffle on March 17. Others pictured are Jerry Clough, Fleming, Jessie Yoder, Auxiliary President, and Dorothy Clough. By Doris Elmore Staff Writer Bob Minear of Tuscola was the “lucky” winner of the Atwood American Legion Auxiliary meat bundle raffle…Read More
Douglas County Ag In the Classroom teaches students how many farmers are needed for hamburgers
Pictured is Dawson Crist, Atwood with the giant hamburger from the Ag in the Classroom lesson. Hamburgers are a great option for a tasty dinner. A hamburger requires many farmers who grew the ingredients. A rancher raised the beef cattle, a dairy farmer ensures we have milk to make cheese, wheat farmers provide the flour…Read More
ALAH Lady Track Opens At Mt Zion Indoor
In the 4 X 200 meter relay, Josie Carrillo reaches back to take the baton from Gracie Romine at the indoor meet at Mt. Zion last week. Emma Edwards and Skyler Graham ran the last two legs of the relay that finished in fifth place in a time of 2:00.82. The Knights were ninth in…Read More
ALAH Knight’s Men Run At U of I
ALAH’s Logan Beckmier, second from the right, lines up next to Marion High School’s Dylan Nally at the start of the 3200 meter run at the Gene Armer Invite last Saturday. Nally was the Class 2A Cross Country champion last fall. Logan would finish just 4 seconds behind Nally in a huge PR time of…Read More