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You could tell from the look on her face, but here’s what first place winner Shelby Dovin said about how she felt in th...
ABCNews.com(COLUMBINE, Colo.) -- In a Diane Sawyer special edition of 20/20, she spoke with Sue Klebold, the mother of Columb...
iStock/Thinkstock(COLUMBINE, Colo.) -- Sue Klebold, the mother of Columbine killer Dylan Klebold, sat down with Diane Sawyer ...
iStock/Thinkstock(GLENDALE, Ariz.) – A double shooting at Independence High School in Glendale, Arizona, left two 15-ye...
Sheriff Tom Templeton will be awarding two $500 scholarships to students in LaSalle County who want to pursue higher educ...
iStock/Thinkstock(GLENDALE, Ariz.) -- After a double shooting at a Glendale, Arizona, high school Friday morning, police said...
St. Rep. Andy Skoog says he opposes the state taking over the Chicago public schools system.The LaSalle Democrat says a plan ...
Tuition is going up $5 per credit hour starting this summer at Illinois Valley Community College.The universal fee is ...
Allen Kee / ESPN Images(BATON ROUGE, La.) -- Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards announced in a statewide televised address Thurs...
The LaSalle and Streator elementary schools are approved to borrow money through construction bonds in a stimulus package pro...
(AP) -- Here are the girlsprepbasketballpollswith rank, team, first-place votes, record and total points.Class 4ASchoolW-LPts...
(AP) -- Here are the boysprepbasketballpollswith rank, team, first-place votes, record and total points.Class 4ASchoolW-LPtsP...
Marquette Academy, Seneca High School, and Ottawa High School each won their respective divisions at the Illinois Valley Comm...
It’s nomination time for the America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education grant program.Community Outreach Manager Heat...
KANKAKEE – Kankakee had three players in double figures and five with at least eight points in a 81-63 win over Illinoi...
kzenon/iStock/ThinkStock(NEW YORK) -- The winning lottery ticket for a $63 million jackpot possibly sits forgotten in someone...
A school in northern LaSalle County was locked down for about an hour Thursday while deputies looked for a man thought to be ...
One of this year’s Ottawa Township High School Hall of Fame inductees is Florida Doctor, Richard (Rick) Honer.Following...
A new statewide unfunded mandate for school bus liability is causing frustration for Ottawa Grade School Board members.The ne...
Illinois college students would get 100% of the MAP or Monetary Award Program funding that was available in 2015 under a prop...
STR/AFP/Getty Images(MUMBAI) -- Over a dozen students have drowned after swimming off a beach in India.According to BBC, more...
The Marquette Academy High School Wrestling Team, which just won the Conference Meet, visits WCMY: Josh Kowalski - Senior, Er...
The working cash bond issue at Ottawa High School isn’t as big as the school board wants—at least not yet.This we...
St. Sen. Sue Rezin says Gov. Rauner is looking out for education in Illinois, and he backs it up with more than just the word...
Rob Tringali/SportsChrome/Getty Images(TALLAHASSEE, Fla.) -- Florida State University has settled a lawsuit with a woman who ...
iStock/Thinkstock(SASKATCHEWAN, Canada) -- Four people are dead and two critically injured after a school shooting in Canada,...
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- In a new report released Tuesday morning, a Harvard-based group is calling for colleges to cha...
US Congress(NEW YORK) — The last time Democrats had a competitive primary, Iowans caucused almost a full month earlier ...
ABC(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) -- Though many young kids are taught "please" is "the magic word," one school in Charlotte, North Caroli...
Marquette Academy High School Wrestlers Josh Kowalski - Senior and Sam Donahue - Junior.
Several areas in the State of Illinois are experiencing teacher shortages, and LaSalle County is no exception.Chris Dvorak, R...
MarkRubens/iStock/ThinkStock(NEW YORK) -- Three people, including two Columbia University students, were killed in a bus cras...
iStock/Thinkstock(LYON, France) -- An avalanche in the French Alps has swept away a number of school kids and one teacher fro...
Mary Fennessey Morgan is one of six others to be inducted into the Ottawa Township High School Hall of Fame in 2016.Morgan be...
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Fewer teens may be smoking tobacco these days but that doesn't mean they're avoiding the dange...
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- When Hannah Talbert, 17, posted photos of her growing belly on Instagram, she didn’t rea...
MEN’S COLLEGE BASKETBALLIVCC 86, Carl Sandburg 84OGLESBY – Rickey Calvin scored 26 points and Terrance Campbell a...
Here are the girls prep basketball polls with rank, team, first-place votes, record and total points.Class 4ASchoolW-LPts1. M...
Here are the boys prep basketball polls with rank, team, first-place votes, record and total points.Class 4ASchoolW-LPt1. Cur...
Some of this year’s high school graduates could be eligible to receive free tuition from Illinois Valley Community Coll...
A new Illinois law that St. Sen. Sue Rezin championed is very personal to her.Her son suffered a concussion playing sports in...
The St. Mary’s Hospital Auxiliary has been around 55 years.But since the hospital is just about to close, the auxiliary...
Ottawa High School’s holiday cards were designed by four students this year.Three of them were at this month’s hi...
Three years ago, some Ottawa High School Board members were ready to cancel the ag programs because of low enrollment.So the ...
Two high school students from Ottawa are nominated to go to West Point Academy.Joel Bottarini and Seamus McGettigan were gues...
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The parents of a 13-year-old girl who committed suicide have filed a federal lawsuit against t...
About 42 Ottawa High School students got a life coach talk from Cong. Adam Kinzinger this week.He told them about being in hi...
Cong. Adam Kinzinger says don’t be a bully.The Channahon Republican talked about that and other subjects with some Otta...
iStock Editorial/Thinkstock(PARIS) — UPDATE: A spokesman for the Paris prosecutor now tells ABC News the teacher who wa...
Stockbyte/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- A member of the Air Force left his young son speechless and a gymnasium full of teachers cr...
DigitalVision/Thinkstock(FARGO, N.D.) -- A yearbook photo is stirring up controversy in Fargo, North Dakota, after a local sc...
SATURDAYBOYS BASKETBALLOttawa at DeKalb, 5:45 p.m. on WCMYGIRLS BASKETBALLSeneca at Newark, 4:30 p.m.Putnam County at Serena,...
Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers, or PARCC, scores for the Marseilles Elementary School Distri...
OGLESBY – The beautiful game is coming to Illinois Valley Community College.The IVCC board approved Thursday the additi...
SergeyIT/iStock/Thinkstock(JONESBORO, Ark.) -- An armed man was taken into custody at Arkansas State University Thursday afte...
SergeyIT/iStock/Thinkstock(JONESBORO, Ark.) -- An armed man was taken into custody at Arkansas State University Thursday afte...
iStock/Thinkstock(BOSTON) -- At least 28 students including some members of the Boston College basketball team fell ill after...
ABC News(JEFFERSON, Iowa) -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is warning of an “epidemic” popping up on college cam...
Hume Photography (MUSKEGON, Mich.) -- A Michigan choir has a unique way of spreading holiday cheer.The Mona Shores High Schoo...
The latest federal government update to American education is called the Student Success Act.The White House statement on it ...
Illinois High School Girls Basketball Top 10 PollThe Associated PressHere are the girlsprepbasketballpollswith rank, team, fi...
Illinois High School Boys Basketball Top 10 PollThe Associated PressHere are the boysprepbasketballpollswith rank, team, firs...
ABCNews.com(NEW YORK) -- The president of the National Education Association (NEA), the largest labor union in the United Sta...
iStock/Thinkstock(CHICAGO) -- The FBI has apprehended someone in connection to the threats made against the University of Chi...
Lt. Jason Elmore(CHESTERFIELD, Va.) — Dozens were injured and transported to nearby hospitals Sunday night when a chart...
iStock/Thinkstock(RICHMOND, Va.) -- A bus carrying college students headed back to school after the holiday weekend overturne...
iStock/Thinkstock(RICHMOND, Va.) -- A tour bus with college students on board overturned Sunday night outside of Richmond.Vir...
llhoward/iStock/ThinkStock(NEW YORK) -- College students across the country are speaking out in response to Facebook pages pu...
A 17-year old Sheridan girl doesn’t have time to be sick.Emily Wise stays busy with sports, 4H, and FFA.She makes time ...
Playoff ScoresThe Associated PressClass 1ASemifinalArcola 42, LeRoy 0Stark County 10, Ottawa Marquette 7Class 2ASemifinalAubu...
The Ottawa High School passageway between the two buildings will get some remodeling next summer.An architect will be chosen ...
Illinois Valley Community College Board Chair Melissa Olivero says the school will continue to fight for students.The college...
Courtesy Tommitrise Collins(MACON, Ga.) — A Georgia mom didn't let labor pains get in the way of passing her psychology...
The Ottawa Grade School Board is asking to borrow $4.9 million in working cash bonds.The bond will be spread out over a t...
graZnar/iStock Editorial/ThinkStock(WASHINGTON) -- President Obama weighed in on the recent protests at the University of Mis...
(LONG BEACH, Calif.) -- The 23-year-old American student killed in Friday night's devastating six-part attack in Paris was "a...
Illinois Valley Community College officials say the school will be debt-free in the next few months.IVCC borrowed $5 mill...
benkrut/iStock/Thinkstock(COLUMBIA, Mo.) -- One of the two students arrested for allegedly making terrorist threats at the Un...
Michael B. Thomas/Getty Images(COLUMBIA, Mo.) -- The University of Missouri Police Department (MUPD) has apprehended a suspec...
Michael B. Thomas/Getty Images(COLUMBIA, Mo.) -- Just hours after University of Missouri President Tim Wolfe announced his re...
iStock/Thinkstock(BOSTON) -- Eighteen students were hospitalized on Monday after a hazmat incident at a Boston school, ABCaff...
Ed Zurga/Getty Images(COLUMBIA, Mo.) -- Faculty staff from the University of Missouri are staging a walk out in support of st...
Ed Zurga/Getty Images(COLUMBIA, Mo.) -- A number of football players at the University of Missouri (Mizzou) are going on a hu...
Ed Zurga/Getty Images(COLUMBIA, Mo.) -- A number of football players at the University of Missouri (Mizzou) are going on a hu...
iStock/Thinkstock(MERCED, Calif.) -- A stabbing left five people injured at the University of California, Merced campus Wedne...
The Marseilles Elementary School Board is now taking applications to fill the vacancy left by the passing of board member Gar...
Hemera/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The U.S. Department of Education has announced that a suburban Chicago school district ...
rkankaro/iStock/Thinkstock(RICHMOND, Va.) -- Twenty-eight students were injured Friday when their school bus overturned in Ca...
The Marquette Academy High School fall play is the comedy "Register Here" and will be performed at 8pm on Saturday,...
Fundraising has been slow going for an organ restoration project at LaSalle-Peru High School. The school’s Aeolian or...
DigitalVision/Thinkstock(COLUMBIA, S.C.) — The school resource officer at a South Carolina high school who was filmed t...
City of Riverside(RIVERSIDE, Calif.) — A high school football player in California remains in an induced coma after suf...
Nathaniel Chadwick/NBC(NEW YORK) -- Embattled former TV patriarchBill Cosbyhas lost another honorary degree in the wake of se...
WOLO-TV(NEW YORK) -- One of the videos that apparently shows a male school resource officer in Columbia, South Carolina, manh...
DigitalVision/Thinkstock(COLUMBIA, S.C.) — Federal authorities and officials in South Carolina are investigating a vide...
Following a recommendation from the administration, The Seneca High School Board banned an adult man from the school grounds ...
Four people from Ottawa and one from Marseilles were chosen to get $250 scholarships from the Community Players of Streat...
iStock/Thinkstock(FAIRFIELD, Conn.) — All 17 public schools in Fairfield, Connecticut -- with about 10,000 enrolled stu...
STIG HEDSTRÖM / TT,STIG HEDSTRÖM/AFP/Getty Images(LONDON) -- A sword-wielding man killed a teacher and injured thre...
The Science Technology Engineering and Math (STEM) programs at Shepherd and Grade Schools are getting new 3D technology thank...
Ottawa High School’s outside auditor says the school administrators and board are managing the district’s money w...
Janet Weinstein/ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- At 2 p.m. on a typical school day, the gym at CW Harris Elementary in Washington, D.C...
Sean Rayford/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Presidential hopeful Rand Paul spent part of last week back in college, touring univer...
Former Ottawa High School teacher Nancy Clark presents her new book of poems and prose, "The Essence of Less", in a...
iStock/Thinkstock(CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) — A hidden chemistry lab has been found in the iconic Rotunda at the University...
About 70 people, most who run local companies and some who train people for jobs, met Wednesday at Illinois Valley Community ...
Here are the latest rankings of Illinois high school football teams in each class, according to an Associated Press panel of ...
Police were looking for at least two people this afternoon (October 13) in and near LaSalle.The search started during the two...
Scott Olson/Getty Images(ROSEBURG, Ore.) -- Students at Umpqua Community College went back to school for the first time since...
“Fraud!” “Shame on the board!” "What a bunch of jerks!" Those were some of the things shou...
Here are the latest rankings of Illinois high school football teams in each class, according to an Associated Press panel of ...
Seneca High School has rooms for rent at its west campus.Supt. Jim Carlson says the Circuit Breaker School moved out a few ye...
Illinois Valley Community College and Northern Illinois University have created a way for industrial technology students to g...
Marseilles Elementary is starting the Golden Agers program.Supt. Brenda Donahue says senior citizens who may not have kids or...
Marseilles Elementary isn’t just relying on those controversial PARCC assessment tests to figure out how well everyone ...
Here are the latest rankings of Illinois high school football teams in each class, according to an Associated Press panel of ...
Most Ottawa High School board members don't want to reinstate fired physical education teacher Tim Burgess.Burgess suppor...
The Marquette Academy High School Cheerleaders appeared on the "Marquette Minute" segment on WCMY:Allie Nona, Lizzy...
The Ottawa High School Board must decide whether to accept or reject an Illinois State Board of Education hearing officer&rsq...
Kent Terry introduces three of his Home School Sports students in his class this year at the Ottawa YMCA: Helena Ogle, Sam Ca...
Here are the latest rankings of Illinois high school football teams in each class, according to an Associated Press panel of ...
The more the merrier when it comes to splitting the cost of a feasibility study.OSF St. Elizabeth Hospital is joining Ottawa ...
High school students who live in areas served by Mediacom can start applying for the next round of company scholarships.Media...
Members of the Marquette High School Golf Team: Lizzy Kummer, Edward Newbury, Tristan DeBernardi, Gary Duffield, and Rick Coo...
Three competing dancers appearing in Saturday night's "Pirates Invade The Ballroom" and Sunday afternoon's ...
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Northern Illinois University is offering students a chance at free tuition for spring semester if t...
An expert on bullying will talk to students in Ottawa Tuesday, September 1.Their parents and anyone else interested can hear ...
The facilities committee at Illinois Valley Community College is recommending a major renovation of the school’s larges...
Illinois Valley Community College is looking for ways to expand agriculture education.President Jerry Corcoran says a new com...
Ottawa Elementary Supt. Cleve Threadgill wants to start a new STEM lab at Central School.STEM stands for science, technology,...
Three people are getting scholarships from the local 4H organization. Breanna Henry of Sheridan will go to Kishwaukee College...
The Ottawa Elementary School District is among the many with budget deficits for the next school year.The budget the board pu...
Ottawa High School Supt. Mike Cushing feels six is the minimum administrative staff size the school can get by with.A Dean of...
Revenues expected in the new school year's budget at Ottawa High School add up to $19 million.Expenses are $5 mil...
No state budget means no money for tuition help in the Monetary Assistance Program.To keep low income students who depend on ...
Sonja M. Gromm1968-2015Sonja M. Gromm, 46, of Ottawa, died on Thursday, August 6, 2015 at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in...
The July 13 hail storm damaged the Marseilles Elementary School roof.The school board approved going out for quick emergency ...
Young people who suffer concussions will have some help when they return to school thanks to the “return to learn&rdquo...
Brenda Donahue is the new superintendent of Marseilles Elementary School. Donahue was a teacher, assistant principal and prin...
Ottawa High School opened its flood gates last Monday (July 20).Supt. Mike Cushing says for five weeks, they were closed, the...
The Ottawa Elementary School District is expecting more state aid for the coming school year, but Superintendent Cleve Thread...
There are about two weeks left to nominate people to the 2016 Ottawa High School Hall of Fame.The induction will be the weeke...
Both Ottawa High School physical education positions that had become vacant during the last eight months are filled now. The ...
People who’ve supported the Ottawa Police Benevolent and Protective Association in the past will soon be contacted for ...
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois says baseball coach Dan Hartleb has been given a raise and a five-yea...
Ottawa High School’s new superintendent is Mike Cushing.Taking Cushing’s former job as principal is Pat Leonard.H...
Unless a special meeting comes up, Ottawa High School Supt. Matt Winchester’s last school board meeting was last Monday...
The Ottawa Elementary School Board approved taking over $2.3 million from their working cash fund to make sure the educat...
Ottawa Elementary Schools Superintendent Cleve Threadgill says so far there’s been no flooding at any of the schools. B...
The Ottawa High School Board voted six to one Monday night approving a three-year contract for the next superintendent.Mike C...
Ottawa High School’s maintenance personnel were put on flood duty Sunday afternoon.Supt. Matt Winchester says that happ...
About a third of the credit hours Illinois Valley Community College students earn are taught by part time instructors.College...
NORMAL – The Special Olympics Illinois Summer Games get underway Friday at Illinois State University in Normal and Illi...
Ottawa High School Principal Mike Cushing will be the school’s next superintendent.It was with a five-to-two vote late ...
On the final Marquette Minute of the school year are two 2015 graduates of Marquette High School: Lauren Meyer and Jacob Leon...
Illinois Valley Community College became a smoke-free campus last week. School officials want to promote a safe, clean and he...
Spring Valley Democratic State Rep. Frank Mautino recently passed a measure through the legislature to protect student athlet...
Illinois Valley Community College is more than a month ahead of the deadline.A state law requires college campuses to be smok...
The next Starved Rock Country Children’s Learning Theatre production is called The Monsters Under the Bed.Walt Willey s...
Six members of the Marquette Academy High School Class of 2015 make a final appearance on WCMY's "Marquette Minute&q...
The Ottawa Elementary School Board approved a bus service agreement with Ottawa High School Tuesday night. Superintendent Cle...
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The law firm investigating player complaints about the Illinois football team is now looking int...
Even though Steve Wiggins was the runner-up after last month’s school board election, the Ottawa Elementary School Boar...
The Illinois State Board of Education says Ottawa High School could do a little better at teaching special education.Using a ...
It’s possible that physical education teacher Tim Burgess will eventually return to work at Ottawa High School.Supt. Ma...
The Regional Office of Education’s Educator of the Year Award was replaced with two Excellence in EducationAwards at la...
Ashley Williams of Ottawa has been named one of the top 20 community college students in the country in the Phi Theta Kappa h...
One of the hardest decisions high school seniors are facing right now, along with which college to go to, is how to pay for i...
Ottawa Elementary’s school board has a vacancy to fill.It’s because member Kurt Stevenson was appointed to fill a...
Don Mammano is leaving the Ottawa Elementary Board after just one term.He says he’s 70-years old and needs to take thin...
Representing the Marquette Academy Academic Team during an appearance on "The Marquette Minute" on WCMY-AM 1430 on ...
The Ottawa Elementary School District is borrowing $2.4 million through a bond issue.Supt. Cleve Threadgill says about ha...
Ottawa High School will soon lose its century-old swimming pool.The school board accepted a $123,400 bid from Vissering C...
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois High School Association is expected to vote in June on new rules that would limit...
Ottawa Elementary raised the price it charges Ottawa High for providing bus service. Supt. Cleve Threadgill says it's cos...
Ottawa High School Supt. Matt Winchester is leaving his job at the end of June to go to work at the LEASE Special Education C...
Seneca High School won fourth place in Region Two of the Operation Teen Safe Driving program’s annual contest.Sandwich ...
Seneca High School agriculture teacher Jeff Maierhofer says things are getting better. The hundreds of students and adults wh...
CHICAGO (AP) — The nation's first prep sports governing body to face a class-action concussions lawsuit wants an Il...
The soon departing Ottawa High School Board member Karen Fisher is president of the Illinois Association of School Boards. Lo...
Some election judges in Illinois are high school students.Gavin McGettigan has been a student election judge three times, inc...
Jason Hermann, Linda Backos, and John Jones are the Rutland School Board winners for four-year terms.Dan Wisneski came in fou...
The Ottawa Elementary School Board had three seats open and all three were filled with incumbents. Mary R. Ganiere, Stephen O...
Congressman Adam Kinzinger (R-IL16) talks with Jay LeSeure about Iran, Syria, district visits with college students, and a tr...
Incumbent Candidate Bill Byzcinski of the Ottawa Township High School District 140 Board of Education is interviewed on "...
High school prom and graduation are coming up, so it’s a good time to remind teenagers about the dangers of drinking an...
Some Illinois Valley Community College students got to question Cong. Adam Kinzinger about several topics Tuesday when he spo...
St. Rep. Frank Mautino is encouraging women eligible for a certain scholarship to apply for it. The Spring Valley Democrat sa...
Three players in the Marquette Academy High School spring production of "Once Upon A Mattress": Marissa Hettel, And...
A nationally recognized safe driving program called The Save a Life Tour came to Ottawa High School Wednesday. The morning st...
Here is the candidate forum for Ottawa High School Board candidates as it occurred Tuesday night, March 24, 2015:
In the pursuit of cost savings, Ottawa High School is checking out other lunch service providers.Supt. Matt Winchester says t...
The new principal at Jefferson Elementary School starts July 1. Nathaniel Pinter has been in education for 15 years. Pinter s...
Several hundred Ottawa High School students are taking the PARCC test with no cloud of controversy.Some Illinois school distr...
The Ottawa Elementary School Board is preparing to lose its nearly 30-year old bus contract with Ottawa Township High School....
The Gay-Straight Alliance, after meeting unofficially at Ottawa Township High School for years, was approved and recognized a...
One of the big things on the Ottawa Elementary School Board agenda Tuesday night, March 17is what to do if Ottawa High School...
Members of Marquette High School's WYSE (Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering) Team appear on "The Marquette M...
Marquette Academy High School Key Club sponsors a Red Cross Blood Drive Tuesday, March 3rd, from 9am to 1pm in Bader Gym. App...
Walt Willey’s second production in the Starved Rock Country Children’s Learning Theatre hasn’t been chosen ...
The Ottawa Township High School Board agreed to start seeking bids to re-purpose the swimming pool area. Superintendent Matt ...
Eighth grader Mary Kate Jagiella of Peru Catholic School says it was terrifying.But enduring 11 rounds and winning the LaSall...
Appearing on "The Morning Meeting" are Seniors on the Marquette Academy High School Crusaders Boys Basketball team:...
Representing Ottawa Township High School FFA on "The Morning Meeting" are Abby Pitstick -Sophomore, Cally Diss -Sop...
Appearing on "The Morning Meeting" are members of Serena High School FFA: Drew Tordai -Senior, Griffin Tuftie -Seni...
The Ottawa Elementary School Board approved over a half million dollars in cuts for fiscal year 2016 last night. A counselor ...
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — Bradley University Athletic Director Michael Cross plans to step down in March.Cross said in an ema...
An Illinois Senate bill introduced a month ago set stricter requirements than the Illinois High School Association currently ...
Tuition will climb by $8 per credit hour starting in the summer session at Illinois Valley Community College.The Board of...
Ottawa High School won the big schools division in the Academic Challenge Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering competit...
Illinois Valley Community College’s 10th annual Edible Car Contest is February 25. The contest is open to area high sc...
(AP) --Here are the girls prep basketball polls withrank, team, first-place votes, record and total points.Class 4ASchoolW-LP...
Ron Slack was a teacher, coach and counselor at Ottawa Township High School from 1964 to 1994. He’s being inducted into...
St. Rep. Tom Demmer says he’s excited to serve on committees overseeing health care, education, and agriculture.The Dix...
Former Ottawa Township High School student Mike Balint is being inducted into the school’s hall of fame. He left schoo...
Three of the five Seniors on the Marquette Academy High School Girls' Basketball team: Jamie Nikischer, Kendall Kaufmann,...
Gov. Bruce Rauner said in his State of the State speech Wednesday that his priority is education. State Sen. Sue Rezin says i...
George Willy worked at Ottawa Township High School for 25 years and is being inducted into the school’s hall of fame th...
Here are the girlsprepbasketballpollswith rank, team, first-place votes, record and total points.Class 4ASchoolW-LPtsPrv1. Wh...
Here are the boysprepbasketballpollswith rank, team, first-place votes, record and total points.Class 4ASchoolW-LPtsPrv1. Ste...
Officers of Marquette Academy Elementary School: Alicia Graham-Vice President, Natalie Tabor-President, Grace Rinearson-Histo...
(AP) -- Here are the boys prep basketball polls withrank, team, first-place votes, record and total points.Class 4ASchoolW-LP...
(AP) -- Here are the girls prep basketball polls withrank, team, first-place votes, record and total points.Class 4ASchoolW-L...
One of the founders of the Ottawa Township High School Booster Club is being inducted into the school’s hall of fame. V...
School districts across Illinois are getting behind an agenda called Vision 20/20.Ottawa High School Board members voted unan...
New students to Marquette Academy this school year talk about their first year at Marquette Academy Elementary School: Paige ...
The Ottawa Elementary School Board is considering around a half million dollars in cuts for fiscal year 2016. True to form, S...
The idea of giving two years of community college to students willing to work for it sounds good to Sen. Dick Durbin.The Illi...
Julie Jastrow is being inducted into the Ottawa Township Hall of Fame next month. Selection Committeeman, Don Harris, says Ja...
Five members of the Crusaderettes, Marquette Academy High School's Pom Team: Marissa Hettel - Sophomore, Hayley Obenhin -...
Illinois Valley Community College says it’s half-way to its goal in a scholarship fundraising campaign.The college want...
No sports teams made the cut this year, but nine people are being inducted into Ottawa High School’s Hall of Fame next ...
Illinois Valley Community College and the City of Streator are teaming up to provide a daily bus service from Streator to the...
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Linebacker Tevon Coney, defensive linemen Micah Dew-Treadway and Jerry Tillery and offensive li...
People who are for it and against it are wondering the same thing about Pres. Obama’s call to give two years of college...
The Ottawa High School Board fired long-time teacher and coach Tim Burgess. Board President Tim Creedon gave the reasons why ...
There were 280 people who jumped into the 28 degree water at Saturday’s Penguin Plunge. Event Organizer Tammie Barrie w...
Former Ottawa High School board member George “Skip” Hupp will be first on the ballot for the school board electi...
An Oglesby woman says she wants to give back to the college where her career began.Wendy Lamboley graduated from Illinois Val...
Gail Cross, 59, of Ottawa passed away, on Thursday, December 18, at her home surrounded by her loving family.Memorial Service...
The citizens of Ottawa are picking up the tab for 63 percent of the money the Ottawa Elementary School District gets every ye...
It seems natural: you start college in the fall.Illinois Valley Community College Dean of Workforce Development Sue Isermann ...
From Marquette Academy Elementary School, the winners of the Geography Bee appear on "The Marquette Minute" on WCMY...
When Marseilles Elementary School was built in the 1930’s, there was an oversight and the City didn’t vacate some...
Local attorney Shannon Stevens is asking Ottawa High School, the Ottawa City Council, and the Ottawa Y to chip in for a commu...
There are more accusations that the Ottawa High School administration is intimidating teachers. Apparently, a teacher was sus...
With a donation of more than $50,000, the family of the late Dr. John Frank Wacker has established an Illinois Valley Com...
Here are the girls prep basketball polls with rank, team, first-place votes, record and total points.Class 4ASchoolW-LPtsPrv1...
Ottawa elementary schools got a grant for $169,000. Superintendent Cleve Threadgill says it’s called a Title 1 gran...
St. Mary’s Hospital Nutritionist Anne Lauterjung was awarded one of 50 mini-grants by the Academy of Nutrition and Diet...
 
 
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