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Handley Honored.

Handley Honored. The Cerro Gordo American Legion Post #117 honored Kenneth “Wayne” Handley, Jr for his 50 years of membership on Thursday, March 18 at their regular meeting. Post Commander Garry Zachary is pictured presenting Handley with his certificate. Wayne was one of the first to be a part of the Selective Service lottery to…

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Douglas County Farm Bureau donates books to area libraries

Pictured is Marsha Burgener, director Atwood-Hammond Public library and Ericka Crist, Douglas County ag literacy coordinator. In recognition of March being National Agriculture month, the Douglas County Farm Bureau recently donated three books to area and school libraries. “Lincoln Clears a Path”, written by Peggy Thomas and illustrated by Stacy Innerst reflects upon the actions…

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Football, Soccer and Volleyball Athletes Honored at Athletic Awards Night

Pictured are the Lincoln Prairie All Conference selections from Arthur Lovington Atwood Hammond’s football and volleyball teams for the 2021 season. Front row: Finn Davison, Jamison Rocke, Charley Condill, and Michaela Powell. Back row: Morgan Cotton, Austin Abercrombie, Brayden Fay, Jack Martin, Kaden Feagin and Aaron Likens. By SALLY McCARTHY Sports Writer On Saturday, May…

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ALAH KNIGHTS VOLLEYBALL AWARDS

MOST VALUABLE. Junior Knight Michaela Powell was selected the 2021 Most Valuable Player for the volleyball team at the awards night held Saturday, May 8 at the Arthur Lovington Atwood Hammond High School. KNIGHTS VOLLEYBALL SPECIAL AWARDS. Receiving plaques were Kailee Otto, Most Improved; Michaela Powell, Hustle and MVP; Jordan Quetermous, Team Spirit; and Josie…

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KNIGHTS SOCCER SPECIAL AWARDS.

KNIGHTS SOCCER SPECIAL AWARDS. The 2021 ALAH soccer team was honored at the Athletic Awards Night on Saturday evening. Pictured are Kaiden Morfey, Coaches Award; and Gavin Mechlng, Outstanding Offense award. Not pictured was Levi Ward, Outstanding Defense award. The soccer team was coached by Kathy Frye and Greg Thorne and finished the season 2-6-1,…

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ALAH High School Track and Field Competes at Meet in Mt. Zion

Arthur Lovington Atwood Hammond High School distance runner, senior Layton Hall shown here running the 1600 meters at Mt. Zion on May 5 and setting a new personal record in the event of 4:32.83 ventured north Saturday May 8th to Palatine IL to run in Distance Night in Palatine. This event features the elite Midwest…

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Knight Football Players Receive 2020-21 Season Awards

Kaden Feagin and Jack Martin hold the ALAH high school boys’ MVP trophy. Kaden was named Offensive MVP for this season and Jack was the Defensive MVP. Together they earned the honor of Team Co-MVPs for their outstanding play during this 2021 football season. These ALAH football players earned special awards that were presented at…

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Bement JH Track Competes at annual JHOC

Will Fuson shown here running in the seventh grade 1600 meters at the annual Jr. High Okaw Conference track and field meet held at Okaw Valley last Monday, May 3. Will would win the race in a time of 5:32.16 and earn a conference championship. By SALLY McCARTHY Sports Writer The Bement Bulldog Jr. High…

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