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Several area coaches recently expressed their opinions on the IHSA’s decision to effectively pause the winter sports season until at least the middle of December. The jury had been out on whet…


This year, for the first time ever, the Hawks’ Cross Country team was a co-op between Crescent City Grade School and Watseka’s Glenn Raymond Middle School. Head coach for the team was Heather …

Matthew and Kayla Thomas of Watseka announce the birth of their son, Owen Lafe Thomas.

The Crescent City Historical Society, as with so many organizations, has canceled its Christmas open house and its December meeting.

The Watseka Area Food Pantry has released its suggested donations for December. If you want to donate but aren’t sure what could be needed, stuffing, rice and instant potatoes are needed this month. But, please don’t forget: donations of non-perishable items are always needed, as well as cas…

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