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New MHS athletic facilities to break ground in coming weeks

The Gateway Building's entrance to Carper Field is seen here. The building will remain much the same under the athletic facility improvements set to begin in a couple weeks. 

Morton High School will soon see some major construction work taking place at their athletic facilities.


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Woodford County ranked #1 in County Health Rankings

The 2015 County Health Rankings rely on a robust set of data and analysis that allows counties to see what it is that is making residents sick or healthy, and how they compare to other counties in the same state. This program is conducted by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) and the Unive...

Posted: March 27, 2015
Germantown Hills passes ordinance altering mailbox rules

The Germantown Hills Village Board voted 4-2 to approve an ordinance making several changes to the village's codes regarding mailboxes.

Posted: March 27, 2015
IPDPL board discusses financials for new Germantown Hills library

Though it will be months before the Illinois Prairie District Public Library's board has formal cost estimates and schematics for a new library in Germantown Hills, work on how to pay for the project has already begun.

Posted: March 27, 2015
County board considers role in Heritage Lake road repairs

The Tazewell County Board will soon consider helping Heritage Lake repair and renovate its roadways.

Posted: March 27, 2015
Peoria Stories: Tales from the Heartland at Eureka Library

Join Ken Zurski, author and radio broadcaster, for a special presentation about his new book, Peoria Stories, at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 11 at the Eureka Public Library, 202 S. Main. Author of The Wreck of Columbia, Zurski’s new book features a collection of stories about people and events ...

Posted: March 27, 2015
Redbirds do it again, defeat Princeton 7-0

“It was very important,” said Metamora head coach, Danny Driscoll.

Posted: March 24, 2015
Lady Potters to play in Class 3A state basketball finals

The Lady Potters advanced to the Class 3A state basketball finals and will play Lombard Montini at 12:15 p.m. Friday, March 6 at Redbird Arena. Tickets are $10 each and are on sale at the MHS main office from 7:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. March 3 and March 4. There will be a student fan bus. Students can...

Posted: March 03, 2015
Washington boys sweep Morton 52-42 at Morton Senior Night

The Panthers swept the Potters Friday night in a 52-42 triumph at the Potterdome.

Posted: March 03, 2015
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