Without discussion, the Bement school board unanimously approved six cooperative sports contracts with the Cerro Gordo school district at a special meeting on April 25.

Sophomore Maddy Hopkins described it well.“The second game was one of the scariest moments of my life, honestly,” Blue Ridge’s young middle hitter said.And so close to Halloween, too.

For the past year, Emily Zelhart was telling everyone she knew that she didn’t plan on playing volleyball in college. That changed when the right opportunity came along.

Thursday was a tough day for Piatt County volleyball teams. Three of the five teams in the county lost on the day, with the Knights of Arthur-Lovington/Atwood-Hammond and the Eagles of DeLand-Weldon pulling out the only wins. 

The Broncos are still figuring out how to win the long ones.Cerro Gordo’s volleyball team dropped its second three-set match of the week Thursday night, a 25-23, 25-18, 25-6 loss to Little Okaw Valley Conference rival Tri-County.The Broncos pulled off a tight win in the first set against Tri…

If Piatt County residents were a little sleepy this Monday morning, they have a good reason: there was a lot to celebrate.Sometimes you have good weekends. Other times you have great weekends.Piatt County had a great weekend.

If Piatt County residents were a little sleepy this Monday morning, they have a good reason: there was a lot to celebrate.Sometimes you have good weekends. Other times you have great weekends.Piatt County had a great weekend.

 DeLand-Weldon defeated Decatur Lutheran 25-21, 25-27, 15-10 in the championship match of the East Central Illinois Conference tournament Saturday at DeLand.

    The Monticello volleyball team beat Urbana 25-22, 25-19 Monday night, and while one regular season win may not normally be noteworthy in a 30-game season, this match holds some postseason implications.

 The Bement volleyball team had billed the Little Okaw Valley Conference tournament as its chance to prove its doubters wrong.The Lady Bulldogs likely changed a few minds after their performance last week.