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Olympia High School graduation | Local Education |  Bloomington Pantagraph

STANFORD — Olympia High School graduation will be at 3 p.m. May 20, 2018, at the school gym in Stanford.

Olympia High student takes first in state speech; U High team 5th  Bloomington Pantagraph

STANFORD — Twin City-area speech team members were well represented last weekend with an Olympia High School student placing first and the University ...

New Olympia coach eyes losing streak's end | High School Football  Bloomington Pantagraph

STANFORD — When asked if Olympia High School's 18-game losing streak will end this season, first-year coach Eric Lyons had a quick response.

New Olympia teacher contract bases pay on incentives  Bloomington Pantagraph

STANFORD — The Olympia school district is doing away with the traditional salary schedule generally used in public school systems and adopting a pay system ...

'Special' Spartans live up to potential with state berth  Bloomington Pantagraph

STANFORD — There was something noticeably special from the get-go about this year's Olympia High School softball team.

Fire Destroys Stanford, IL, Auto Body Shop  Autobody News

Investigators still don't know what caused a Jan. 1 fire that destroyed an auto body repair shop near Stanford, IL. Allin Township Fire Chief Brian Foley said ...

Olympia's Olson an all-star caliber leader | High School Softball  Bloomington Pantagraph

STANFORD — As the softball season approached, Emme Olson visited the Olympia High School office of Coach Courtney Hoffman to ask what role she should ...

Area roundup: Pana boys Cinderella run continues, Central A&M wins and more  Herald & Review

SHELBYVILLE — The Pana boys basketball team's unlikely run to its first regional title since 2012 took a thrilling turn on Friday.

Olympia names Prom King and Queen and their Court  Lincoln Courier

The Olympia High School prom “A Night Under the Stars” was Saturday April 30 at the Bone Student Center on the campus of Illinois State University. Bo Bauer ...

Olympia tabs Bloomington assistant to lead football program  WJBC News

By Eric Stock. STANFORD – Olympia has a new football coach. The school board has hired Bloomington assistant coach Eric Lyons. Lyons has been on the ...

Olympia hires new high school principal | Local Education  Bloomington Pantagraph

STANFORD — An Olympia High School graduate with 24 years of educational experience is the school's new principal.

Sectional shots earn state wrestling bouts at Olympia  Washington Times-Reporter

STANFORD — One dream realized, more anticipated for a handful of Journal Star-area wrestlers Saturday at the Class 1A Stanford Individual Sectional at ...

Olympia's Payton thriving in new setting | Olympia |  The Pantagraph

STANFORD — Charles Payton turned more than a few heads when he transferred to Olympia High School from Bloomington. Just ask fellow senior Luke ...

Stanford Men's Basketball '21 Offer Board Central  247Sports

Stanford Men's Basketball is working on the crucial final summer stretch for the '20 recruiting class, but they are also building up their '21 board in earnest now ...

Blue Devils fight hard in defeat | Local Sports  Danville Commercial News

TOLONO — Despite a valiant effort to keep their season alive, the Bismarck-Henning/Rossville-Alvin Blue Devils saw their season come to an end, as they were ...

Olympia students show concern for others, support each other  Bloomington Pantagraph

STANFORD — To many students at Olympia High School in rural Stanford, the idea of showing compassion is nothing new.

Football co-op uplifting for Delavan, Olympia | High School Football  Bloomington Pantagraph

STANFORD — How did Justin Lombardo prepare for football season at Olympia High School?

Girl swimmers Olympia winners | Local Sports  Shelbyville Daily Union

Area girls were Olymp-ic winners recently at the Stanford Olympia swimming meet.

Nominations sought for Washington High Schools inaugural Hall of Fame class  Peoria Journal Star

WASHINGTON — Washington Community High School has a Hall of Fame.Nobody has been inducted, but that will change this fall when the inaugural class is ...

Looking for something to do this weekend and beyond?  The Pantagraph

Downtown Bloomington farmers market; produce, music, art, more; 7:30 a.m. to noon May 25-Oct. 26; courthouse square, downtown Bloomington. Tours of The ...

Upcoming entertainment events in the Peoria area: April 19, 2019  Peoria Journal Star

Items for the Cue calendar need to be submitted 10 days prior to publication. Send information to Jennifer Adler at or by mail to the Journal ...

Olympia's Siltman setting a winning example | High School Cross Country  Bloomington Pantagraph

STANFORD — Olympia High school senior Shelby Siltman doesn't mind being the eldest of nine sports-loving siblings.

No. 4 Monticello roughs up Central Catholic | High School Football  Bloomington Pantagraph

BLOOMINGTON — The shorthanded Central Catholic High School football team that entered this season short on time to learn a new system collided with a No.

Band camp strikes a chord with student musicians  Herald & Review

BLOOMINGTON — Savannah Sleevar always wanted to be in the band.

Prophetstown grad Shaner happy to find right fit at DHS

The lure to return closer to home was too much for Jared Shaner to resist. The people he's met since then made his decision pretty easy. The Prophetstown ...

School Shop to reopen in June under new ownership  Bloomington Pantagraph

BLOOMINGTON — As The School Shop prepared to close its doors for good, Charmaine Ringer stepped in to keep the business alive.

Tazewell County residents call wind farm a good neighbor  Peoria Journal Star

HOPEDALE — Bob Betzelberger is familiar with two electricity-generating wind farms and knows the “vast difference” between them. One casts shadows from its ...

Here Are The Best Sophomore Girls Returners In XC  MileSplit

Up next in our compiling of best XC returners are the sophomore girls.

Dow AgroSciences Announces Three Winners in Power to Do More Contest  CropLife

Thousands of votes have been cast and three farmers have been awarded the power to do more with a $10,000 donation to their community. Of the 10 finalists ...

EVENTS CALENDAR | Entertainment |  Bloomington Pantagraph

Lunch & Learn; 12:10 p.m. March 8, McLean County Museum of History, 200 N. Main St., Bloomington; "Lincoln at 15: The Maturing of His Self-Education," ...

For many, summer school courses can be completed online  Bloomington Pantagraph

NORMAL — For an increasing number of students, like Frank Cordero, sitting in a classroom lecture to earn vital summer school credits is a thing of the past.

The last ride: Paul Lewis heads into the sunset  Bloomington Pantagraph

CLINTON — Old cowboys don't die. Nor do they fade away. They just saddle up and ride off into the horizon. In the case of Clinton's Paul Lewis — an.

Duties, presence of cops on rise in area schools  Bloomington Pantagraph

Years ago, a principal asked Bloomington police officer Brian Evans to park his car behind the school so no one saw it. Schools and police didn't work as ...

'Hoovey' premieres at Normal Theater | Entertainment  Bloomington Pantagraph

Eric "Hoovey" Elliott greets family and friends before the premiere of "Hoovey" on Saturday at the Normal Theater. "Hoovey," based Eric's story of surviving a pair ...

Ranking 10,007 Boys By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10007 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.

Here Are The Best Sophomore Boys Returners In XC  MileSplit

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Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.

Athletes score big in Special Olympics Summer Games  Herald & Review

NORMAL — Kyle Tuckey beamed at his coach after completing an impressive stunt on gymnastic rings Saturday.

Hoovey's slam dunk: Story of faith set to score with moviegoers  Bloomington Pantagraph

NORMAL – As Eric “Hoovey” Elliott stands next to the poster for the movie about him – the one currently in the outside display case of the Normal Theater –

Good news: 2017's most uplifting local stories... so far!  Bloomington Pantagraph

Everyone could use a little good news. That's why we've compiled some of 2017's most uplifting local stories! Guaranteed to brighten your day.

In remembrance: Locals who passed on in February  Bloomington Pantagraph

February 2017 obituaries and announcements in the Bloomington–Normal area. View obituaries any time at

Football Fever: Previews of B-N, area high school teams  Bloomington Pantagraph

Get a look at Bloomington-Normal's intercity and area high school football programs for 2016 throughout the week as we preview the upcoming season that ...

In remembrance: Locals who passed on in April  Bloomington Pantagraph

April 2017 obituaries and announcements in the Bloomington–Normal area. View obituaries any time at

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