The Gazette

Winnebago Fans Club collects shoes as a fundraiser

Winnebago Fans Club collects shoes as a fundraiser

Winnebago Fans Club is conducting a used, unwanted shoe collection drive through March 16 to raise funds to support school district athletics and activities. Funds are earned based on the number of pairs collected and submitted to Funds2Orgs. Anyone can help by donating used shoes they no longer need in […]

 
 

Sect Champs 1

Sect Champs 1

For complete game coverage and more photos pick up a copy of the March 8th Gazette    

 
 

Pec Curriculum Director thanks those who saved her life

Pec Curriculum Director thanks those who saved her life

By Doug Schroder, Editor Heather Baker, the new Curriculum Director for Pecatonica schools this year, addressed the Pecatonica School Board during their monthly meeting on Monday night, Feb. 26. She delivered a very well thought out and touching speech concerning an event that happened to her earlier in February. It was […]

 
 

Pecatonica Lions induct new members

Pecatonica Lions induct new members

The Pec Lions recently held an induction ceremony to induct two new members. Lion Carol Ingram sponsored new members Coty and Jazzma Brown. They were inducted at a February dinner meeting which also hosted District Governor Steve Boettger and wife, Lion Kelly from Kirkland. The club also presented DG Steve […]

 
 

American Red Cross responds to flooding across northern Illinois

People affected by flooding can call 872-215-1579 for resources Red Cross volunteers are actively providing assistance to those affected by the flooding across northern Illinois. People affected by flooding can call 872-215-1579 for resources. On Sunday March 4, the Red Cross conducted disaster assessment home visits in the Taylor Park […]

 
 

Big second half run leads ‘Bago to win regional title

Big second half run leads ‘Bago to win regional title

By Doug Schroder, Editor For much of the game against the Rockford Christian Royal Lions on Friday, Feb. 23, the Winnebago Indians found themselves trailing. The Royal Lions started off with a hot hand, draining multiple treys and finding easy layups. After one period of play the Indians found themselves down […]

 
 

Pecatonica Township looking to make changes

By Chris Johnson, reporter All four Trustees from Pecatonica Township and Supervisor Joe Musso haven’t been on the same page lately and that has caused a lot of concern for some residents. Some things aren’t getting done that need to be done and certain things have to happen to try to […]

 
 

Winnebago FEE to host 23rd Annual March Madness

The 23rd Annual FEE March Madness dinner will be held Saturday, March 3, at Tebala Event Center in Rockford. There are many activities planned for the event including dinner catered by Machine Shed, raffles, live auction, and $10,000 in cash giveaways, including $2,000 to a single winner. Every 5th ticket […]

 
 

State wrestling meet

State wrestling meet
 
 

Mr. PHS pageant is Feb. 24

The Pecatonica High School Key Club is hosting its first ever Mr. PHS pageant on Saturday, Feb. 24. 70% of all proceeds will be donated to the Thirst Project, a non-profit organization that builds wells and delivers water to countries where clean water is not immediately available. During the pageant, […]