Wilmington Region

A FINAL WALK through the halls of Wilmington High School occurred for 92 seniors on Saturday as they proceed to the gym for Class of 2022 commencement ceremony. Dominic Dingillo (second from left) displays his state championship football ring as he follows Caleb Devens and precedes Marshal Dunkin-Fleet.

05/17/2022 - 6:29pm
The WHS graduation exercises on Saturday included a little extra bling. Among the 92 seniors awarded diplomas during a 60-minute ceremony were 13 wearing state championship football rings. While it was the perfect occasion for donning the gold ring...

Coal City Region

Courtesy photo
COAL CITY POLICE Chief Chris Harseim [left] presented newly hired police officer Kolton Stockdell [right] with badge 922. Stockdell is slated to report to police training on Sunday, May 22. He is the third officer hired by the department in two weeks.

05/17/2022 - 6:20pm
Coal City’s newest police officer will report for training next week for 14 weeks of basic law enforcement instruction to prepare him to serve and protect the community. Kolton Stockdell was sworn in to his new post before the Village Board last...

Braidwood Region

05/10/2022 - 4:35pm
Braidwood’s PACE bus has been missing from its regular parking spot at City Hall. But, while the bus is only temporarily parked elsewhere, the future of the city’s PACE program is uncertain. City administrator Tony Altiery said the bus—an accessible...