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Abby Brockmeyer, a Lincolnwood graduate and Southern Illinois University-Carbondale junior is already on two career lists for the Lady Salukis.  By the end of the first month of 2021, she … more
The late Camren Neisler would have been 21 years old on March 3, 2021. While the young man who passed away on Oct. 25, 2018, isn't able to celebrate his birthday, his friends and family are making … more
Call it force of habit, or better yet, tradition, but on Friday, Jan. 15, the coaches of the Litchfield High School basketball put up the banner for the Rick McGraw Memorial Invitational along the … more
The 2021 high school sports season remains in flux after the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) announced on Wednesday, Jan. 13, that they would not be setting the schedule for the rest of the … more
The Walker Racing family was looking to continue their hot start in the Hillbilly Gran Prix as the off-road motorcycle racing series kicked off it’s fourth round at Kilburn Woods in Bolivar, … more
For 60 years Bristol Motor Speedway has been one of the most popular tracks on the NASCAR circuit, but now “Thunder Valley” is getting a little dirty as it hosts the inaugural Bristol … more
It’s early in 2021, but Hillsboro’s Jason Williamson has already been busy with the 3X Hillsboro Hustler RC race team. On Saturday, Jan. 2, Williamson competed in the Burn It Down 100, … more
Chase Saathoff picked up three wins at the Winter Throwdown at Callahan Speedway in Callahan, FL, on Saturday, Jan. 9, making a long drive worth it for the Hillsboro motorcycle racer. Competing in … more
Two Hiltoppers turned Panthers were among those recently honored by the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC) as members of the conference’s all-decade team. more
“Stump is a story about a working-class super hero,” said author and illustrator Nathan Rosario. “It’s geared towards adults and meant to bring back the nostalgia of watching … more
It is yet to be known how COVID-19 will affect the 2021 Major League Baseball season, but the ongoing pandemic has already forced the cancellation of one ritual associated with the national … more
Different states, different conferences and different athletic governing bodies leads to a different set of rules, both academically and athletically. At Hannibal LaGrange University in Missouri, not … more
It was another productive trip to the Show Me State for the Walker family as the Morrisonville off-road motorcycle racers competed in the Hillbilly Grand Prix stop at Loaiza Dairy Farm in Westphalia, … more
One of the most frequent questions I hear outside of Hillsboro is, "Why is Hiltopper spelled with just one 'L'?" Great question. And one I'd like to get to the bottom of, although I usually like … more
On Tuesday, Dec. 15, the Nokomis Memorial Pool project received a big boost from a fixture of the Nokomis business community. Five days later, they got even more good news. State Farm Insurance … more
Most college athletes do not know if they are going to take advantage of the extra year of eligibility because of the coronavirus.  But, University of Illinois-Springfield cross country and … more
One of the missions for District 17 of the AMA (American Motorcyclist’s Association) is to establish a point system for motorcycle riders, young and old, in their respective events. For the … more
For 15-year-old Chase Saathoff, the Panhandle Clash World Championships weren’t just a chance to get some more racing in, it was an opportunity for the Hillsboro High School freshman to get … more
Good weather and a good cause meant that more than 100 participants were able to get outdoors for the third annual First Noelle 5K in Nokomis on Saturday, Dec. 5. The event, which raised money for … more
It was round two of the Hillbilly Gran Prix on Sunday, Nov. 29, and three of the Walker siblings from Morrisonville were ready to hit the trails at the Hardwood Hills Ranch in Mansfield, MO, for the … more
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