Wilmington Region

05/14/2024 - 4:35pm
It’s been 1 1/2 years since the Wilmington City Council passed an annexation agreement to allow a Love’s Travel Center to be built at River Road and Route 53. Since then not even a shovel full of dirt has been turned at the site. But that soon may...

Coal City Region

COAL CITY HIGH SCHOOL seniors are preparing for commencement exercises to be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, May 12 in the school’s competition gymnasium. The top 10% of the Class of 2024 will be honored and remarks given by the valedictorian, salutatorian, class officers and Superintendent Chris Spencer. At the top of the class academically are (from left): Avah Housman, Mackenzie Henline, Ava Houston, Alaina Gill, Elsa Bunton, salutatorian Abby Stiles, valedictorian Dominic Cimino, Keaton Stroner, Jared Counterman, Kevin McConnell, Kylie Jackson and Amelia Fritz. Not pictured Ryland Megyeri.

05/07/2024 - 3:46pm
Sunday’s commencement ceremony at Coal City High School will recognize the academic achievement of the top 10% of the Class of 2024. Valedictorian Dominic Cimino will be honored, as will salutatorian Abby Stiles. Also to be recognized, in order of...

Braidwood Region

05/14/2024 - 4:38pm
The Second Annual Braidwood Memorial Day 5K, presented by Constellation, is scheduled for Sunday, May 19, with course closures beginning at 8:45 a.m. and the race beginning promptly at 9 a.m. The race will begin and end at Old Smokey City Park, and...