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Restoration of Black Hawk statue rekindled with passed State budget

Restoration of Black Hawk statue rekindled with passed State budget

A worker prepares the cover on the Black Hawk statue for removal on Friday, June 1. Restoration that had been put on hold for several years has begun again.

 
 

Stillman twins on course to finish Naval flight training

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	Stillman Valley twins Ashley and Brianna Koenig pose for a picture together in their Navy uniforms.

Twins Brianna and Ashley Koenig went to Stillman Valley High School together, followed by academic careers at Rock Valley College and Illinois State University, together. It only made sense that both young ladies would decide their next step was to go into the Navy

 
 

Local girl’s soccer teams win regional crowns

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	The Stillman girl's soccer team poses for a picture after winning the Oregon regional over Oregon, 6-0, on Friday, May 11.

The Byron Tigers and Stillman Valley Cardinals girl’s soccer teams have once again taken regional crowns in the IHSA play-offs.

 
 

Anna Broski, recognized as Young American for 2018

Anna Broski, recognized as Young American for 2018

Stillman Valley Senior, Anna Broski, has been chosen as one of the Rockford Register Star 20 Young Americans of 2018. Meridian CUSD 223 Superintendent, PJ Caposey, said, “Anna has had an incredible high school career and deserves every bit of recognition she is receiving.

 
 

Seven Stillman Valley High School Athletes sign National Letters of Intent

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These seven Stillman seniors sign national Letters of Intent last week, (L-R) Anna Broski, Evan Christian-sen, Austin Webb, Dallas Reyes, Madison Mandelke, Holly Bathje, Nick Pannarale.

Stillman Valley High School hosted a National Letter of Intent signing day for seven student athletes that will continue with their sport at their college/university of choice.

 
 

Cave Bar and Grill destroyed in three-alarm fire

Cave Bar and Grill destroyed in three-alarm fire

Fire destroyed a Byron icon on the morning of Thursday, April 19, when the Cave Bar and Grill, located in the 100 block of W. Second Street, burned in downtown Byron.

 
 

Davis Junction Easter Egg Hunt

Davis Junction Easter Egg Hunt

Sofia Gallardo as she hunts for eggs. For more Easter egg hunt photos pick up a copy of the April 5th Tempo

 
 

Easter day fire

Easter day fire

 

 
 

Festival of Hope to benefit American Cancer Society

Join us on Saturday, April 21, for an afternoon of hope with 2018 Festival of Hope event. This family-friendly community event, presented by the Relay for Life of Ogle County will celebrate cancer survivors and caregivers, remember those we have lost and will benefit the American Cancer Society.     […]

 
 

Pecatonica native participates in regional singing auditions

McKenzie Davidson, a native of Pecatonica, was among eight students from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville who participated in the National Association of Teachers of Singing fall auditions at UW-Stevens Point.     To read the full story pick up a copy of the April 5th Tempo