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David C. Larson – Time of Fellowship 11/16/19

David C. Larson, 86 of Keithsburg, IL died Sunday, November 10, 2019 at Aledo Health and Rehabilitation Center. Cremation has been accorded and there are no services. A time of fellowship is 2 to 4 p.m., Saturday, November 16, at…

Orion Advances To Super-Sectional

The Orion Chargers stopped El Paso-Gridley in the championship match of the Class 2A Spring Valley Hall Volleyball Sectional. Orion trailed early in the first game but rallied to win it 27-25. The Chargers won the next game 25-14 to…

Lincoln Trail All-Conference Football Team Announced

The Lincoln Trail Conference announced their All-Conference football teams for the 2019 season.  Conference champion Annawan-Wethersfield had nine players named for the first team offense or defense.  Mercer County had one player named to the first team offense and three…

LTC All-Conference Volleyball Team Announced

The Lincoln Trail Conference announced their 2019 All-Conference Volleyball teams.  League champion Princeville had three players named to the first team while runner-up United had four.  Mercer County’s Karli Stineman was the lone Golden Eagle named to the first squad.…

Chargers In Sectional Final

Orion advanced to the Class 2A Hall Sectional championship with a straight game victory over Deer Creek-Mackinaw 25-14, 25-19.  It was the Chargers 28th consecutive victory and it upped their record to 36-1.  They will play El Paso-Gridley Wednesday night…

Eagles Season Ends Abruptly, Orion Advances

The Mercer County Golden Eagles post season run came to an abrupt halt as they lost to the host Princeton Tigers in the Class 2A Princeton Regional semi-finals. Mercer County ends their campaign at 21-12, setting the record for most…

Rockets, Tigers Have Quick Regional Exit

The Sherrard Tigers and Rockridge Rockets post season was a quick one as both fell in the opening round of the Class 2A Riverdale Regional Monday night.  Tenth seeded Erie-Prophetstown topped ninth seeded Rockridge and twelfth seeded Alleman picked up…

Chargers, Steamers Tie For TRAC West Title

Orion and Fulton tied for the Three Rivers Athletic Conference West Division volleyball title by posting wins on the final night of the regular season.  Both teams finished at 9-1 in the conference.  Orion closed out the campaign at 32-1…

Princeville Takes LTC Crown

Annawan had a chance to force a three way tie for first place in the Lincoln Trail Conference volleyball standings but Princeville was able to pull out a three game match to finish 10-0 in conference play.  United won to…

Chargers, Steamers Remain Tied For TRAC Lead

Orion and Fulton were both pushed to three games but they rallied to remain tied atop the Three Rivers Athletic Conference volleyball standings after Tuesday night’s action.  The Chargers and Steamers are 8-1 with one match left to be played…