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  • 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 - 9:29 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 - 9:29 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 - 9:28 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 - 9:28 am
  • Bad weather, Pleasant Plains end state title run

    By Andy ColbertReporterInclement weather put an end to Byron’s hopes for a state championship in bas ...
    June 11, 2014 - 6:46 pm
  • Disappointing day for OHS team at state meet

    By Andy ColbertReporterOther than discus thrower Troy Pudlas advancing to the finals, it was a disap ...
    June 5, 2014 - 2:09 pm
  • Everett Lundin

    Everett Lundin, 85, Mt. Morris, died Saturday July 19, 2014 at Serenity Hospice & Home, Oregon. Eve ...
    July 21, 2014 - 12:56 pm
  • Reuben H. Barnhart Jr.

    Reuben H. Barnhart Jr., 85, Oregon, died on Friday July 18, 2014 at home after a courageous battle with cancer.
    July 21, 2014 - 12:55 pm
  • Mervel E. Wood

    Mervel E. Wood, 94, of Rockford, died Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at Wesley Willows in Rockford. He w ...
    July 18, 2014 - 4:42 pm
  • Delbert L. Rademaker

    Delbert Lee Rademaker, 88, Forreston, died on Sunday July 13, 2014 at Presence St. Joseph Center, Freeport, with his family by his side.
    July 16, 2014 - 3:58 pm
  • Marilyn Butler

    Marilyn J. Butler, 89, Franklin Grove, died Saturday July 12, 2014 in her home. She was born Feb. 9, ...
    July 16, 2014 - 3:55 pm
  • Joanne E. Hutmacher

    Joanne Emily Hutmacher, 76, Forreston, died at home on Monday, July 14, 2014 surrounded by family and friends after a lengthy illness.
    July 16, 2014 - 3:54 pm
  • Gerald Gorski

    Gerald “Jerry” Gorski, 81, Oregon, and formerly of Geneva, died peacefully on Monday, June 16, 2014 at Serenity Hospice Home in Oregon.
    July 16, 2014 - 3:50 pm
  • Micheal E. Zell

    Micheal E. Zell, 63, Oregon, died on Friday, July 4, 2014 in his home, with the love of his life beside him.  
    July 16, 2014 - 3:47 pm
  • Douglas A. Pettigrew

    Douglas A. Pettigrew, 85, Peru, died on Monday, June 30, 2014 at his home. Douglas was born May 7, 1 ...
    July 9, 2014 - 12:30 pm
  • Jack E. Dollmeyer

    Jack Edward Dollmeyer, 56, Polo, died on Saturday, July 5, 2014 at UW Madison after a long, courageous battle with melanoma.
    July 9, 2014 - 12:29 pm