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The Telegraph
SIUE students use Spanish Course to highlight heritage in Fairmont CitySixteen Southern Illinois University Edwardsville undergraduates studying Spani
The Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
Sixteen Southern Illinois University Edwardsville undergraduates studying Spanish for Heritage Speakers engaged in service learning throughout Hispanic Heritage Month at Fairmont City Public Library. EDWARDSVILLE — Sixteen Southern Illinois... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Patterson getting his kicksrain dominated the season opener. “It was the most rain and wind I’ve ever pla
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 hours ago
rain dominated the season opener. “It was the most rain and wind I’ve ever played in,” said Patterson, a 2017 graduate of Edwardsville High School. “It was a lot of fun. It was a good experience, and I’m glad I got to play in it. I’m hoping we... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Pet of the Week – Hersheyyou are interested in learning more about Hershey, you can visit MEHS or fill o
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 3 hours ago
you are interested in learning more about Hershey, you can visit MEHS or fill out an adoption application online. Edwardsville, IL 62025 Phone: 618-656-4405 E-mail: info@mehs.org In addition, MEHS is offering $25 adoptions on all cats... Read more
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Northwest Herald
High school football notes: Huntley has high playoff hopes; plus news on Jacobs, Johnsburg, Richmond-Burton, Crystal Lake Centralrolled through most of their games since, with their lowest score coming in a 4
Northwest Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
rolled through most of their games since, with their lowest score coming in a 41-32 victory over Cary-Grove. No. 26-seeded Edwardsville (6-3) rides a six-game winning streak into its game against No. 7 Huntley (8-1) at 7 p.m. Friday at Red Raider... Read more
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The Telegraph
Eight wins not enough for road-bound Explorerson my bench.” Marquette was one of eight Telegraph area teams that learned of
The Telegraph / Posted 20 hours ago
on my bench.” Marquette was one of eight Telegraph area teams that learned of their playoff plans on Saturday night. For Edwardsville, Carlinville, Carrollton, Calhoun and Marquette, the 2017 playoffs are an extension of sustained runs of... Read more
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Northwest Herald
High school football notes: Huntley has high playoff hopes; plus news on Jacobs, Johnsburg, Richmond-Burton, Crystal Lake CentralNo. 26-seeded Edwardsville (6-3) rides a six-game winning streak into its game
Northwest Herald / Posted 20 hours ago
No. 26-seeded Edwardsville (6-3) rides a six-game winning streak into its game against No. 7 Huntley (8-1) at 7 p.m. Friday at Red Raider Stadium in a first-round 8A playoff game. “They’re athletic, they have a real good quarterback (Kendall... Read more
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The Telegraph
SIUE introduces MFA in creative writing for 2018EDWARDSVILLE — Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is introducing a maste
The Telegraph / Posted 23 hours ago
EDWARDSVILLE — Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is introducing a master’s of fine arts in creative writing beginning fall 2018. The MFA in creative writing is offered by the Department of English Language and Literature in SIUE’s College of... Read more
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The Telegraph
Conviction of masseur, ‘#MeToo’ movement may promote justice for sexual assault victimsEDWARDSVILLE — The recent conviction of an Edwardsville masseur for the sexual
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
EDWARDSVILLE — The recent conviction of an Edwardsville masseur for the sexual assault of a woman at an Edwardsville massage therapy business, along with the “#MeToo” movement may promote justice for the victims of sexual assault, a prosecutor... Read more
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The Telegraph
County seeking to fill two department head positionsEDWARDSVILLE — Madison County is accepting applications for two administrators,
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
EDWARDSVILLE — Madison County is accepting applications for two administrators, including a position vacated Wednesday with the termination of Madison County Community Development Director Kristen Poshard. In addition to that position, Board... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
UberEATS and Crushed Red team upas the winter months approach. They have locations in: Kirkwood, Creve Coeur,
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted yesterday
as the winter months approach. They have locations in: Kirkwood, Creve Coeur, Columbia, Clayton, Chesterfield, and Edwardsville Illinois. They have also announced partnering up with UberEATS. This is a mobile app that allows you to order... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Goodwill gives Halloween costumes a second lifedirector of retail in Goodwill Industries of Northeastern Pennsylvania, said Go
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
director of retail in Goodwill Industries of Northeastern Pennsylvania, said Goodwill stores in Hazle Twp., Hanover Twp., Edwardsville, Scranton and Dickson City sell new Halloween costumes and donated costumes along with items people can use to... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
LOCAL ROUNDUP:Wilkes University field hockey team delivered a 5-2 win over Delaware Valley Sa
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Wilkes University field hockey team delivered a 5-2 win over Delaware Valley Saturday on senior day at Schmidt Stadium in Edwardsville. The Middle Atlantic Conference (MAC) Freedom victory was the fifth straight win for the Lady Colonels, who... Read more
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The Telegraph
Alton raised rates to cover $8.7 million annual sewer, treatment plant costsa proposed means of generating revenues for sewer operations. In the first stu
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
a proposed means of generating revenues for sewer operations. In the first study, Crawford, Murphy and Tilly Inc., of Edwardsville and several other cities, is evaluating condition of the plant at 19 Chessen Lane. The firm will compile a plan... Read more
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The Telegraph
PREP CROSS COUNTRY: Tigers sweep in 3A, Staunton wins first regionalThe Edwardsville Tigers girls celebrated their third straight cross country reg
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
The Edwardsville Tigers girls celebrated their third straight cross country regional title. The title for the Staunton Bulldogs was their first. Postseason cross country for both girls and boys began Saturday and the Tigers and Bulldogs were among... Read more
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The Telegraph
COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: SIUE pins stick it to Tennessee Techa point with teammates during the Cougars’ three-set sweep Tennessee Tech on Sa
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
a point with teammates during the Cougars’ three-set sweep Tennessee Tech on Saturday afternoon at Vadalabene Center in Edwardsville. The Cougars are 18-4. EDWARDSVILLE – A three-set sweep for SIUE volleyball Saturday over Tennessee Tech... Read more
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The Telegraph
Accelerate toward degree completion during SIUE’s online winter sessionEDWARDSVILLE — Enrollment begins Monday, Oct. 30 for Southern Illinois Universi
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
EDWARDSVILLE — Enrollment begins Monday, Oct. 30 for Southern Illinois University Edwardsville’s accelerated winter session. This special session runs Dec. 18, 2017-Jan. 7, 2018. More information is available at siue.edu/winter-session. More than 60... Read more
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The Telegraph
Week 9 RoundupEdwardsville running back Norman Harris tries to fend off Collinsville cornerba
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Edwardsville running back Norman Harris tries to fend off Collinsville cornerback Noah Bailey during the Tigers’ 70-0 Southwestern Conference victory Friday night at the District 7 Sports Complex in Edwardsville. The Edwardsville Tigers were not... Read more
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The Telegraph
Friday’s Week 9 State Scores14 DuQuoin 41, Murphysboro 21 Dunlap 35, Canton 7 Durand 20, Galena 12 East
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
14 DuQuoin 41, Murphysboro 21 Dunlap 35, Canton 7 Durand 20, Galena 12 East Alton-Wood River 32, Bunker Hill 14 Edwardsville 70, Collinsville 0 Effingham 48, Salem 15 El Paso-Gridley 26, Eureka 23 Eldorado 30, Johnston City... Read more
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The Telegraph
COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: Cougars beat Jax State for seventh win in rowEDWARDSVILLE – SIUE volleyball extended its winning streak to seven matches Fri
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
EDWARDSVILLE – SIUE volleyball extended its winning streak to seven matches Friday with a four-set victory over Jacksonville State at the Vadalabene Center. The Cougars, now 17-4 and 7-2 in the Ohio Valley Conference, bested the Gamecocks 26-24,... Read more
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The Telegraph
SIUE adjusts 2018 Spring Commencement to accommodate growthEDWARDSVILLE — Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is adjusting its Sprin
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
EDWARDSVILLE — Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is adjusting its Spring 2018 Commencement schedule to accommodate growth at the event and create an even better experience for the graduates and their guests. “We are making a serious effort... Read more
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The Telegraph
PREP GIRLS TENNIS: Jersey, Roxana bow out after three wins at stateEdwardsville’s Abby Cimarolli, shown extending to return a shot during the doub
The Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Edwardsville’s Abby Cimarolli, shown extending to return a shot during the doubles championship match of the Edwardsville Class 2A Sectional last week, teamed with doubles partner Grace Desse to win two matches before being eliminated from the state... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Inside Illinois' $16 billion backlog: What does the state owe your town?Edgewood $4,034.68 Edinburg Village Treasurer Edinburg $11,974.01 Edinburg
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Edgewood $4,034.68 Edinburg Village Treasurer Edinburg $11,974.01 Edinburg Village Treasurer Edinburg $9,884.89 Edwardsville City Treasurer Edwardsville $295,805.74 Edwardsville City Treasurer Edwardsville $244,195.96 Edwardsville... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
AG: 36 arrested in NEPA drug bust, including 5 from Lackawanna CountySt., Wilkes-Barre. • David Kusma, 47, of 535 W. Sperling St., West Wyoming. •
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
St., Wilkes-Barre. • David Kusma, 47, of 535 W. Sperling St., West Wyoming. • Victoria Masi, 50, of Rear 278 Meyers St., Edwardsville. • Diana Mecadon, 47, of 105 Church St., Pittston. • Luke Mikush, 32, of 131 Hanover St., Wilkes-Barre. •... Read more
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Times Leader
AG Shapiro announces 36 charged in Luzerne County drug ring33, Scott Street, Wilkes-Barre • David Kusma, 47, West Sperling Street, West W
Times Leader / Posted 3 days ago
33, Scott Street, Wilkes-Barre • David Kusma, 47, West Sperling Street, West Wyoming • Victoria Masi, 50, Meyers Street, Edwardsville • Diana Mecadon, 47, Church Street, Pittston • Luke Mikush, 32, Hanover Street, Wilkes-Barre • Patrice... Read more
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The Telegraph
Auditor’s contract draws some controversy at County BoardEDWARDSVILLE — A new contract with Sheffel Boyle, Madison County’s outside audi
The Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
EDWARDSVILLE — A new contract with Sheffel Boyle, Madison County’s outside auditing firm, was approved by the County Board, but not before several questions were raised and several officials submitted documents for and against the move. The question... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Brad Underwood likens Illini freshman Mark Smith to Jason KiddState who “was a very, very big scorer there.” And he raved about freshman Mar
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
State who “was a very, very big scorer there.” And he raved about freshman Mark Smith, the Illinois Mr. Basketball from Edwardsville: “He’s very special. Physically, he looks the part of a 20-22 year old at 6-4, 220. It’s unfair for me to do it... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Illinois lands commitment from Morgan Park's Ayo Dosunmu, state's top prospectfor Morgan Park last season, helping the Mustangs win the Class 3A state title.
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
for Morgan Park last season, helping the Mustangs win the Class 3A state title. Illini fans had been dreaming of seeing Dosunmu paired in the backcourt with freshman Mark Smith, last season's Mr. Basketball winner in Illinois at Ed... Read more
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The Telegraph
New HVAC parts for CJC among actions by County BoardEDWARDSVILLE — The approval of a $35,800 bid for four rooftop air handlers, par
The Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
EDWARDSVILLE — The approval of a $35,800 bid for four rooftop air handlers, part of the HVAC system for Madison County’s Criminal Justice Center, were among numerous items approved by the County Board Wednesday. The low bidder for the equipment was... Read more
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The Telegraph
PREP FOOTBALL: Week 9 Preview CapsulesAlton’s Andrew Jones (middle) is tackled by Edwardsville linebackers Chase Vieh
The Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Alton’s Andrew Jones (middle) is tackled by Edwardsville linebackers Chase Viehman (left) and Ryan Connelly during the Tigers’ 20-17 Southwestern Conference victory Sept. 22 at Public School Stadium in Alton. Both the Redbirds and Tigers are 5-3 and... Read more
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The Telegraph
SBDC helps One Legacy expand guided story sharing programEDWARDSVILLE — While spending time with his ailing mother at nursing facilities
The Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
EDWARDSVILLE — While spending time with his ailing mother at nursing facilities, hospitals, and ultimately hospice, Mike Stith searched for a way to lift her spirits during her struggle with cancer. By asking targeted questions about people and... Read more
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The Telegraph
WEDNESDAY’S PREP ROUNDUP: Shells beat Knights, match wins record at 24Tournament at Milazzo Gym in Roxana. On Wednesday, the Shells defeated Metro Ea
The Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Tournament at Milazzo Gym in Roxana. On Wednesday, the Shells defeated Metro East Lutheran in two sets at Hooks Gym in Edwardsville to match the school record for wins in a season at 24. The Roxana Shells could never land a knockout punch... Read more
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The Telegraph
COLLEGE MEN’S SOCCER: Cougars, IUPUI play to scoreless drawEDWARDSVILLE – SIUE men’s soccer bombarded the IUPUI goal with a season-high 23
The Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
EDWARDSVILLE – SIUE men’s soccer bombarded the IUPUI goal with a season-high 23 shots Wednesday, but the Cougars settled for a scoreless draw with the Jaguars at Korte Stadium. The Cougars moved to 6-7-1. The Jaguars are 0-11-1. “The positives we... Read more
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The Telegraph
PREP GIRLS TENNIS: State qualifiers set for first serveEdwardsville junior Natalie Karibian returns a shot during Saturday’s singles p
The Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Edwardsville junior Natalie Karibian returns a shot during Saturday’s singles play at the Edwardsville Class 2A Sectional. Karibian, the sectional runner-up, is among the local contingent competing in the two-class state tournament starting Thursday... Read more
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The Telegraph
Jerseyville designated an enterprise zone, boosting bid for railroad yardother municipal stakeholders in the project, the city was able to make a bigger
The Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
other municipal stakeholders in the project, the city was able to make a bigger impact. Moran Economic Development, an Edwardsville based company which assists local governments in their interactions with states, also applied its expertise to... Read more
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The Telegraph
Poshard out as Community Development headplaced on administrative leave in early August pending an investigation of viol
The Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
placed on administrative leave in early August pending an investigation of violations of the county’s personnel policy. EDWARDSVILLE — Madison County Community Development Director Kristen Poshard was terminated Wednesday by the County Board at... Read more
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The Telegraph
Alton man found not guilty for selling cocaine near schoolEDWARDSVILLE — A jury Wednesday took about 90 minutes to find an Alton man not
The Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
EDWARDSVILLE — A jury Wednesday took about 90 minutes to find an Alton man not guilty of a count of unlawful delivery of a controlled substance within 1,000 feet of a school and unlawful delivery of a controlled substance. Michael A. Mason, 32, of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
FIELD HOCKEY: Hosto, Swalley to play in state allEdwardsville seniors Allie Hosto and Sophia Swalley were selected to play in th
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
Edwardsville seniors Allie Hosto and Sophia Swalley were selected to play in the Illinois High School Field Hockey All-Star Game. Hosto will play for Team Navy and Swalley will play for Team White at 3 p.m. on Oct. 29 at Northwestern University's... Read more
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Times Leader
Rep. Kaufer announces electronics recycling event set for Nov. 2a press release, state Rep. Aaron Kaufer, R-Kingston, listed these municipaliti
Times Leader / Posted 4 days ago
a press release, state Rep. Aaron Kaufer, R-Kingston, listed these municipalities as taking part in the event: • Edwardsville (Call 570-288-6484 for a tag.) • Exeter (570-654-3001) • Forty Fort (570-287-8586) • Kingston... Read more
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The Telegraph
SIUE Alumnus makes historic markEDWARDSVILLE — Southern Illinois University Edwardsville alumnus Shawn Bell has
The Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
EDWARDSVILLE — Southern Illinois University Edwardsville alumnus Shawn Bell has combined educational ambition and applied learning since high school, and is now achieving success as a city administrator, thanks in part to a resume filled with... Read more
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The Telegraph
Alton man gets 20 years after robbery victim escaped, ran to nearby APDEDWARDSVILLE — An Alton man pleaded guilty Tuesday to a charge of armed robbery
The Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
EDWARDSVILLE — An Alton man pleaded guilty Tuesday to a charge of armed robbery in a 2016 case in which he and an accomplice allowed their victim to escape just across from the Alton Police Department. Forrest S. Bayer, of the 500 block of Seminary... Read more
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The Telegraph
TUESDAY’S PREP ROUNDUP: Schwarz helps Knights dig out win over Wildcatsput down seven kills to lead the Knights to a 25-14, 26-24 Prairie State Confer
The Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
put down seven kills to lead the Knights to a 25-14, 26-24 Prairie State Conference volleyball victory over the Wildcats in Edwardsville. MEL is 11-22. Mount Olive is 3-24. Schwarz, a senior libero, pushed her Metro East area-leading season digs... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Flood Protection Authority adds member from Drums79.3 percent — had been collected, Authority member Amy Grevera said. Those in
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
79.3 percent — had been collected, Authority member Amy Grevera said. Those in the flood zone — which includes portions of Edwardsville, Exeter, Forty Fort, Hanover Twp., Kingston, Luzerne, Plymouth, Pringle, Swoyersville, Wyoming, West Wyoming and... Read more
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The Telegraph
Trial underway regarding drug deal near Alton’s Statehouse SquareEDWARDSVILLE — A jury Tuesday saw a video of a man who looked a lot like the de
The Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
EDWARDSVILLE — A jury Tuesday saw a video of a man who looked a lot like the defendant enter a truck at Elm and Alby streets in Alton, then travel to the Convenience Mart at Statehouse Square, where a drug deal took place. The recording was played... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Dragons finish fourth in O'Fallon tournamentbut the good competition will help us get ready for the postseason.” The Drago
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 5 days ago
but the good competition will help us get ready for the postseason.” The Dragons defeated Belleville East 25-17, 25-18, Edwardsville Metro-East Lutheran 25-8, 25-15 and Highland 25-14, 25-15 in pool play. Pekin’s Anna McGovern had three blocks... Read more
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The Telegraph
TUESDAY’S SOCCER ROUNDUP: Tigers shut out Granite; Jersey falls to GibaultGranite City’s postseason upset run ended at one Tuesday night at District 7 Sp
The Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Granite City’s postseason upset run ended at one Tuesday night at District 7 Sports Complex in Edwardsville, The Warriors, who knocked off Alton 1-0 in penalty kicks in a play-in game Saturday, fell to the top-seeded Edwardsville Tigers 2-0 in a... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Dragons finish fourth in O'Fallon tournamentbut the good competition will help us get ready for the postseason.” The Drago
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
but the good competition will help us get ready for the postseason.” The Dragons defeated Belleville East 25-17, 25-18, Edwardsville Metro-East Lutheran 25-8, 25-15 and Highland 25-14, 25-15 in pool play. Pekin’s Anna McGovern had three blocks... Read more
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The Telegraph
PREP VOLLEYBALL: Tigers rout West to wrap up 10th SWC title in 11 yearsEdwardsville’s (from left) Megan Woll, Rachel Verdun, Maria Smith and Rachel Pr
The Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Edwardsville’s (from left) Megan Woll, Rachel Verdun, Maria Smith and Rachel Pranger celebrate a point during the first set of the Tigers’ 25-9, 25-15 Southwestern Conference victory over Belleville West on Tuesday at Lucco-Jackson Gym in... Read more
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The Telegraph
Officials concerned about price tag for repairs at alternative schoolEDWARDSVILLE — Ongoing concerns about the cost of repairs to the Freeman School
The Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
EDWARDSVILLE — Ongoing concerns about the cost of repairs to the Freeman School in Troy, used by the Madison County Regional Office of Education as an alternative school, dominated much of the Madison County Facilities Management Committee discussion... Read more
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The Telegraph
Madison County’s Personnel Committee considers job classificationsEDWARDSVILLE — Approval to change several job classifications and descriptions
The Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
EDWARDSVILLE — Approval to change several job classifications and descriptions were given Monday during a Madison County Personnel and Labor Relations Committee meeting. The changes affect several employees with the Special Service Area 1,... Read more
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The Telegraph
MONDAY’S PREP ROUNDUP: Carlinville, Staunton claim SCC cross country titles(22:50) in 12th and Patty Welch (23:00) in 14th. Southwestern’s top finisher w
The Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
(22:50) in 12th and Patty Welch (23:00) in 14th. Southwestern’s top finisher was Isabelle Wolff (22:22) in 10th place. Edwardsville 2, Breese Mater Dei 0 – The Tigers prepped for Tuesday’s key Southwestern Conference match with Belleville West... Read more
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