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Stillman Valley High School student Nate Youman selected for the IHSA All-State Academic Team

Stillman Valley High School student Nate Youman selected for the IHSA All-State Academic Team

On Friday, Feb. 26, 2021, the IHSA announced the 26 members of the 2021 IHSA All-State Academic Team, including Stillman Valley High School student Nate Youman. The team was revealed in the video message by IHSA Assistant Executive Director Stacey Lambert: “Presenting this amazing group of students is always one […]

 
 

Cardinals close down 2021 winter campaign

Max Connell drives to the basket past Stillman Valley's Brandt King during the third quarter of their game in Byron on Monday, Feb. 22, 2021. Byron won the game 59-48.

By Christopher Johnson REPORTER A hot start to the winter campaign welcomed Stillman Valley’s boys basketball team this year. The Cardinals jumped out to a 5-0 record in the early weeks of game play. However, things changed with success becoming less frequent in the second half of the short season […]

 
 

Byron lecture to examine Chicago Portage Historic Site

Byron lecture to examine Chicago Portage Historic Site

Byron Forest Preserve will offer ‘Archaeology of the Chicago Portage National Historic Site via Zoom Lecture on Sunday, Feb. 28 at 2 p.m. Join staff archaeologist Paula Bryant of the Illinois State Archaeological Survey to learn about the Chicago Portage, a low and short divide between the Great Lakes and […]

 
 

Stillman Valley in session as courts fill

By Christopher Johnson REPORTER Games have made their way back to the courts at Stillman Valley High School and so far a lot of positive results are being returned. Because of Covid19’s influence, decisions at the State level were made that determined holding basketball matches could enhance the risk for […]

 
 

Byron Forest Preserve to offer ‘Keeping Feral Swine out of Illinois’ Zoom lecture

Byron Forest Preserve to offer ‘Keeping Feral Swine out of Illinois’ Zoom lecture

The Byron Forest Preserve District will be offering a free Winter Lecture on Sunday, Feb. 14 starting at 2 p.m. via Zoom. Peggy Doty, Environmental and Energy Educator, University of Illinois Extension will talk about feral swine, also known as Eurasian boar or feral hogs.  These invasive animals are not […]

 
 

Byron High School congratulates ILMEA All-State Musicians

Byron High School congratulates ILMEA All-State Musicians

Eight Byron Music Students were selected to participate in the 2021 Illinois Music Education Association (ILMEA) All-State Festival. The dates of the festival are currently being planned. ILMEA sponsors District and All-State competitions for the State of Illinois. Illinois is divided into nine districts. Byron is located in District 8, […]

 
 

Byron Public Library offering fun family activities

Fine free Read more and worry less, for the Byron Library has gone fine free!  How does it work?  There will still be a due date for items checked out and returned to the Byron Library, but patrons will no longer be charged a fee for bringing materials back late. […]

 
 

Ogle County Sheriff post arrest list

The Ogle County Sheriff’s Department responded to the following incidents and made the following arrests Dec. 31-Jan. 8. Suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. D.U.I On Jan. 8 at 10:05 p.m., Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies conducted a traffic stop on Rte. 251 / Rte.64 […]

 
 

City of Byron issues ordinance reminders

The City of Byron would like to remind everyone of the Emergency Parking Restriction ordinance. This ordinance takes effect after an accumulation of snowfall on the public streets of two inches or more as determined by the US Weather Bureau. The ordinance requires parking on an odd/even system. Vehicles must […]

 
 

Sledding hill open

Sledding hill open

Who’s ready to get their sled on? The Byron Forest Preserve sled hill is open. We also ask that you please remember to distance yourself from others. Now fingers crossed we get some more snow soon.

 
 
 
 
 
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