SPORTS HEADLINES

Wilmington Region

08/02/2022 - 3:31pm
Sharefest, returns to the campus of Wilmington High School on Saturday, Aug. 6 at 9 a.m., and is an opportunity for about everyone in the Wilmington area. Many families have need for help in meeting some of their daily needs. For those folks,...

Coal City Region

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THE SECOND ANNUAL 5K run/walk to end childhood cancer will be held Saturday, Sept. 17 in the village of Coal City. The event will support the newly established Megan’s Mission Foundation, an organization dedicated to carrying on Megan Bugg’s work of ending childhood cancer through advocacy, research and scholarship.

08/08/2022 - 9:34am
Team Megan Bugg is preparing for its second annual 5K run/walk to end childhood cancer. The Megan’s Mission 5K will be held Saturday, Sept. 17 in the village of Coal City. Proceeds will support the Megan’s Mission Foundation that is dedicated to...

Braidwood Region

THE BRAIDWOOD CITY COUNCIL gave the next round of approvals for the planned truck stop at I-55 and Reed Road. The developer hopes to break ground on the project this year, with construction lasting about 12 months.

08/02/2022 - 3:21pm
The anticipated truck stop on the city of Braidwood’s southwest side has cleared the next hurdle to development. On July 26, the Braidwood City Council held a public hearing regarding annexation for additional land to be utilized as part of the...