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  • Oregon defuses Rockets 40-0

    Running was the optimum word last Friday night at Landers-Loomis Field. The Hawks used a powerful ru ...
    NEW: Sept. 18, 2014 - 12:35 pm
  • Are you ready to run? AOP 5K, Fun Run Oct. 5

    Are you ready to run?The 9th annual Autumn on Parade 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run is set for Sunday, Oct. 5 ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 3:28 pm
  • Polo defeats AFC 44-12

    Shaw Media For the game’s first 23 1/2 minutes, Ashton-Franklin Center found one sure-fire way to sl ...
    Sept. 12, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Cardinals win on the road 55-7

    By Chris JohnsonReporterThe Forreston Cardinals offense put on an impressive display at South Beloit ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 1:29 pm
  • New coaching tandem for cross country teams

    It will be a new coaching tandem for the cross-country team this season. Tim Gipper, who had been an ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 2:51 pm
  • Hawks use spread offense in alumni game win

    Moments after Oregon lined up in its traditional Wing-T offense on the first play of scrimmage against Winnebago in an Alumni Football USA game, the I ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 2:41 pm
  • Polo 2 faced Polo 1 on July 2

    Polo 2 took on Polo 1 in their third meeting of the season on July 2 in a wet and rainy game. Polo 2 ...
    July 10, 2014 - 9:28 am
  • Carroll County Tournament Action

    Action continued this past week as the Carroll County League Tiny Miss and Little Miss wrapped up regular season play and the Junior Division teams an ...
    July 10, 2014 - 9:28 am
  • Little Miss 2014 Tourney

    With the exception of two games, all games played at home over the past weeks involved Carroll County League Little Miss play, which Polo hosted for t ...
    July 10, 2014 - 9:27 am
  • Little League Action, Polo 2 v Oregon 2

    By Jill BlakePolo 2 the Indians hosted a game vs. Oregon 2 on July 3.The first inning had Spencer Sc ...
    July 10, 2014 - 9:25 am
  • Carl L. Stoner

    Carl L. StonerCarl L. Stoner, 94, Polo, died on Friday, Sept. 12, 2014  at Serenity Hospice and Home ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 5:57 pm
  • Joan Hagemann

    Joan HagemannJoan Hagemann, 81, longtime Oregon resident, died on Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014 in Alden ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 5:58 pm
  • George E. Schmidt Jr.

    George E. Schmidt Jr.George “Gene” E. Schmidt Jr., 54, Polo, died on Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, at his ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 5:56 pm
  • Helen I. Palmer

    Helen I. Palmer, 96, Forreston, died Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014 at FHN Memorial Hospital, Freeport. She was born on June 8, 1918 in Oregon, the daughter o ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 1:07 pm
  • Beverly J. Hammer

    Beverly June Hammer, 90, Polo, died Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. She was born in Dixon, Illinois on Nov. ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 1:04 pm
  • Barbara Lynn Holland

    Barbara Lynn Holland, 80, a longtime resident of Oregon, died Friday, September 5, 2014 in Rush University Medical Center, Chicago surrounded by famil ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 1:48 pm
  • Yvonne S. James

    Yvonne Schroeder James, 90, Mt. Morris, formerly of Elgin, died on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014.  She was ...
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 11:17 am
  • Evelyn J. Pederson

    Evelyn J. Pederson, 83, Oregon, died Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 at Oregon Living & Rehabilitation Center. 
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 11:15 am
  • Arlene F. Kness

    Arlene F. Kness, 92, Polo, died on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014. She was born on March 30,1922 in Carrol ...
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 11:15 am
  • Edward B. F. Bryant

    Edward B. F.  Bryant, 86, Leaf River, died in his home on Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014.   Ed was born on ...
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 11:15 am