BEMENT – A persistent Cerro Gordo-Bement football squad nearly pulled off a late win against Lincoln Prairie Conference rival Argenta-Oreana Friday in action at Bement, but ended up on the short end of a 34-30 score in Friday night action.


MONTICELLO – Torrential April rainstorms are not what Monticello fans normally relate with Illinois High School football games, but the Sages’ non-conference matchup at home against Mattoon Saturday delivered just that.

MONTICELLO – A polyurethane surface for Monticello High School’s all-weather track will cost more up front, but in the long run will save the district dollars, the school system’s superintendent told school board members on March 24.

ARTHUR – The difference between a 1-2 record and a 2-1 record was at stake for both teams, and with half the season nearly over, every game counts.

MONTICELLO – The volleyball Sages (4-9) kicked off the week with a tight match against IVC.

More than half a year after the original season was supposed to start, the Illinois High School Association kicked of football games Friday night.

FARMER CITY – Blue Ridge High School’s spikers have jumped out to a 3-0 start with a trio of impressive victories last week over University High School, Georgetown-Ridge Farm and Judah Christian. The Knights ran its record to 4-0 on the season Monday night with a three-set win at Villa Grove.

MONTICELLO – The (4-1) soccer Sages kept their winning streak alive against Argenta-Oreana last week. The game ended with a final score of 4-2, the fourth win in a row for the Sages.