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Glenwood High School News Submitted by Alumni

Facebook Page & 50th Class Reunion in 2020

July 6, 2019 by Gary Birk (Register to contact)

1970 Alumni, I've created a FB page for us.
"Glenwood High School Chatham, IL Class of 1970"
I invite you to join in so we can add others in our class who are FB friends to join as well so we can get our 50th Class Reunion planned and scheduled for next year in 2020!

the next time that there is a get together. let me know

July 7, 2016 by David Funk (Register to contact)

I would like to see yall again.

Glenwood High School News From Around The Web

Glenwoods run game too much for SHG  Lincoln Courier

CHATHAM — Narkel Leflore notched his first football win against Sacred Heart-Griffin High School.But it was the Chatham Glenwood High School program's ...



Estes, Glenwood defense pick off Springfield High  Lincoln Courier

Listen to enough football coaches long enough, and the doctrines become retold over and over. And though they might become cliché, they usually hold up ...



BALL-CHATHAM COMMUNITY UNIT SCHOOL DISTRICT 5: Registration is Now Open for Annual Titan Trek/Trot 5K Run/Walk  Sangamon Sun

On Sunday, November 3, the Ball-Chatham Educational Foundation will host its Annual Titan Trek 5K Run/Walk to raise money for education initiatives ...



Glenwood High School introduces first e-Sports team in Central Illinois  newschannel20.com

When the word "sport" comes to mind, many people think of the classics in football, baseball and basketball. However, at Glenwood High School in Chatham, ...



Deployment ceremony celebrates soldiers  The State Journal-Register

Chief Warrant Officer 4 Lywanda Wynder of Chatham soon will deploy with the Army Reserve to Afghanistan with the knowledge that she'll miss her daughter's ...



Large School Wrestler of the Year: Glenwoods Mitch Hutmacher  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — Mitch Hutmacher knows the junior season he turned in for the Chatham Glenwood High School wrestling team will be a tough act to follow.



All-clear given after threatening message found at Glenwood High School  FOX Illinois

Update 2:24 p.m.:The all clear has been given at Glenwood High School after a threatening message was found Thursday.Dear Ball-Chatham Families,We have ...



Glenwood Highs show choir has positive effect on performers  The State Journal-Register

Performing on the same stage as Carrie Underwood was not something Glenwood High School senior Molly McCue foresaw when she tried out for Titan Fever ...



Candy boxes lead to controversy for Glenwood HS athletes  FOX Illinois

A high school volleyball game between Rochester and Glenwood saw some controversy Tuesday night. The rivalry involved candy boxes and some ...



Jake Jurgens brings in runs for Chatham Glenwood baseball team  The State Journal-Register

Jake Jurgens doesn't hesitate when asked the No. 1 redeeming quality of the Chatham Glenwood High School baseball team on which he plays."We're ...



Carlie Smith, Chatham Glenwood rally over Springfield to clinch share of CS8 girls soccer title  The State Journal-Register

Carlie Smith said it was a matter of being in the right place at the right time.Chatham Glenwood High School's senior midfielder was in the perfect spot opposite ...



State champs! Glenwood boys win cross country title; Springfield High second  The State Journal-Register

PEORIA – The Chatham Glenwood High School boys cross country team arrived at Detweiller Park on Saturday with confidence, believing a Class 2A state ...



Prep spotlight: McKinney named volleyball coach at Glenwood  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — Brooksana McKinney, who played for Lincoln Land Community College's national runner-up team in 2015 and served as an assistant coach at ...



Large School Boys Cross Country Runner of the Year: Glenwoods Dathan Maton  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM -- A good case of sibling rivalry drives Dathan Maton, The State Journal-Register's Large School Boys Cross Country Runner of the Year, and his ...



Zach Lee, Effingham shut down Chatham Glenwood for rare sectional title  The State Journal-Register

Zach Lee provided the pitching. Jackson Lee, his younger brother, provided the hitting. And the Effingham High School baseball team grabbed the first sectional ...



Glenwood High evacuated after threat  FOX Illinois

Glenwood High School has been evacuated after a threat was found written on a wall.Students are now on the football field.School officials tell us school will get ...



Large School Football Player of the Year: Glenwoods Luke Lehnen  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — When running back Jason Hansbrough went down with an injury, it could've sank a promising season for the Chatham Glenwood High School ...



Glenwood defense shuts down Lanphier  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM -- The Lanphier High School boys basketball team couldn't find a hot hand.Chatham Glenwood's defense flustered the Lions throughout the night ...



Glenwood's football season ends in heartbreaker to Crete-Monee  The State Journal-Register

CRETE — After a crazy final two minutes in which three touchdowns were scored, the Chatham Glenwood High School football team suffered a heartbreaking ...



Ball-Chatham board, teachers reach tentative agreement  The State Journal-Register

After nearly 10 months of negotiations, the Ball-Chatham School District Board of Education and the Ball-Chatham Education Association reached a tentative ...



17 top Scouts among Glenwoods graduating class  The State Journal-Register

Noah Fons said he doesn't remember a time he wasn't involved in scouting.“I remember going on campouts with my older brothers (Drew and Max) when I was ...



Survive and advance: Glenwood holds off Lemont in 6A opener  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — Chatham Glenwood High School built up an early lead, but the Lemont Indians wouldn't go away.The Titans were able to hold on at the end, ...



Trevor Lawrence: Is Ian Benner Glenwoods missing piece?  The State Journal-Register

Ian Benner's transfer to Chatham Glenwood High School raised eyebrows this summer.The former Maroa-Forsyth quarterback will wear a Titans uniform for his ...



Glenwoods Drew Detmers makes name for self in first start  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM -- Wednesday was a day filled with good news for the Chatham Glenwood High School baseball team.The Titans improved to 5-2 overall and 4-2 in ...



Glenwood High School principal to resign after one year  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — Glenwood High School's principal has given notice that he will resign June 30 after one year on the job.Russell Tepen, 50, whose resignation was ...



Chatham Glenwood puts Belleville West to work for regional repeat  Belleville News-Democrat

Give the Chatham Glenwood Titans credit, they really made the Belleville West Maroons work to win a regional title Friday night. Really work for it. Down by one ...



Glenwoods Hutmacher, Miller bring out best in each other  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM -- Chatham Glenwood High School wrestlers Mitch Hutmacher and Conner Miller had different formulas for success.Hutmacher worked assiduously ...



Chatham Glenwood High School Hall of Fame to induct new members  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — Since quarterbacking Glenwood High School to its first — and only — state football title in 1998, Griff Jurgens has logged a lot of miles.His journey ...



Dress code change causes stir at Glenwood High  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM – When Glenwood High School students return to school Wednesday, they will be required to adhere to a new dress code.One of the changes isn't ...



Lanphier staffer hired to be Glenwood High principal; scoreboards OKd  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM – The Ball-Chatham School board chose an assistant principal from Lanphier High School Monday to serve as the new principal of Glenwood High ...



Ryan Mahan: Glenwoods Helm, Jacksonvilles Hance trying out for NFL  The State Journal-Register

As the Chatham Glenwood High School football Twitter account said, Daniel Helm is getting his lightning bolts back.Although undrafted in the NFL Draft this ...



Glenwood pulls away, will play for title  The State Journal-Register

The bottom of the fifth inning started out innocently enough Wednesday afternoon at Comstock Field in the first semifinal game of the Class 3A Sacred ...



Adjustments help Glenwood defense shout down Pekin  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — When the Chatham Glenwood High School boys basketball team defends as it did Tuesday, the Titans are tough to beat.Glenwood held Pekin to ...



Chatham woman named Illinois Mother of the Year  Peoria Journal Star

CHATHAM — Lynnette Stuart's love of God, motherhood and community has earned her recognition as an inspirational mother through an organization that's ...



Glenwood football, Chatham rally around two women battling cancer  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — A gift package arrived at HSHS St. John's Hospital full of comfort amenities. It was for Jennifer Wooldridge, the mother of Chatham Glenwood High ...



Titan Fever runner-up at show choir nationals  The State Journal-Register

Chatham Glenwood High School's Titan Fever was awarded the first runner-up in the mixed division at the Show Choir Nationals on Saturday at the Grand Ole ...



Area athletes take next step with college signings  The State Journal-Register

According to scholarshipstats.com, a little more than 7 percent of high school athletes go on to play a varsity sport in college. That number might seem a little low ...



Video highlights: Glenwood survives OT thriller against MacArthur  The State Journal-Register

DECATUR — Chatham Glenwood High School junior defensive lineman Sam Knepler forced the crucial fumble Friday night.That may be true but he didn't want ...



Glenwood grad Graves named assistant at UIS  The State Journal-Register

Kelly Graves, a 2015 Chatham Glenwood High School graduate and three-time Central State Eight Conference girls soccer player of the year, is coming back ...



All-Area Girls Tennis Player of the Year: Glenwoods Hannah Riegle  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — Chatham Glenwood High School's Hannah Riegle kept the train moving.Riegle, a recent graduate, extended Glenwood's reign to five straight ...



Won for the ages: Glenwood tops SHG for first time since 2001  The State Journal-Register

Jason Hansbrough was born the same year that Chatham Glenwood High School last beat Sacred Heart-Griffin.The junior running back was on the field for the ...



Glenwood High School graduates remember departed classmates  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — Three faces will be missing Saturday from the Glenwood High School graduation. Missing, but not forgotten.The class of 2015 has spent 13 years ...



Glenwood football coach Dan Rourke retiring after 23 years, 159 wins  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — Dan Rourke, who won a school-record 159 games and the Class 4A state title in 1998, is retiring after 23 seasons as the football coach at ...



Capital Area Classic track meet returns to Glenwood  The State Journal-Register

The Capital Area Classic, a coed track and field meet giving area high school athletes an additional chance to compete during the homestretch of the season, ...



Coach Tommy Johnson maintains Glenwood soccer tradition  The State Journal-Register

CORRECTION: Steve Welch was the first coach of the Glenwood boys soccer program when it began in 1979. A previous version of this article omitted the 1979 ...



Ball Chatham Community Unit School District 5 Board met May 21.  Sangamon Sun

Ball Chatham Community Unit School District 5 Board met May 21. Here is the minutes provided by the Board: Board President Copp called the meeting to order ...



Glenwoods Will Putnam to finish high school career in Florida  The State Journal-Register

Will Putnam has a busy weekend coming up, but it's nothing compared to what's coming for Putnam and his family early this summer.A major Division I football ...



Glenwoods Mitch Hutmacher finishes runner-up at Class 2A state finals  The State Journal-Register

CHAMPAIGN -- With Class 2A's top two 195-pound wrestlers bringing a combined record of 90-1 into their state championship meeting, something had to give.



Panas Cody Klein breaks old school record in 200 at Capital Area Classic  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM -- Cody Klein didn't even run track for Pana High School until this, his senior year.Klein is making up for lost time in a big way. He even took Pana ...



Springfield High girls soccer fades against Troy Triad in 2A supersectional  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — It wasn't like Springfield High School didn't have its chances.But when the first half came to an end, those chances were gone with the wind.



Glenwood parts ways with Crossland as girls basketball coach  The State Journal-Register

The first 19-win season and a third-place finish in the Central State Eight Conference for the Chatham Glenwood High School girls basketball program wasn't ...



Chatham Glenwood hires Marne Fauser as girls basketball coach  The State Journal-Register

Six seasons after last leading the University of Illinois Springfield women's basketball team, Marne Fauser will once again be patrolling the sidelines following ...



Chatham Police Looking for Information on Glenwood Threats  FOX Illinois

The Chatham Police Department is asking for your help finding the person responsible for threatening Glenwood High School two days in a row.Police say they ...



Fanning returns after year off for hip surgery to help lead Triad's title quest  STLtoday.com

TROY, ILL. — Eryn Fanning's commitment to the Triad girls soccer program was crystal clear a year ago, even as she was sidelined the entire season because ...



Glenwood, SHG recall Titans triumph 15 years ago  The State Journal-Register

They knew it was a big deal at the time, but nobody from that 2001 Chatham Glenwood High School football team could've grasped how big of a deal beating ...



Cox-Troll  Jacksonville Journal Courier

The engagement of Chelsea Ann Troll and Caleb Robert Cox, both of Williamsville, is being announced. The future bride is the daughter of Mike and Toni Troll ...



Best of Prep Female Athlete and Metro Girls Basketball Player of the Year: Glenwoods Makenzie Bray  The State Journal-Register

On June 22, The State Journal-Register honored dozens of local high school athletes at the annual Best of Preps awards ceremony.



Glenwood wrestling coach Jeremy Mosier to become administrator at Geneseo  The State Journal-Register

Jeremy Mosier, who has led the Chatham Glenwood High School wrestling program for eight seasons, announced Friday he was stepping down to become an ...



Ball-Chatham parents being required to provide proof of residency  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM – School officials in Chatham are requiring parents to provide proof they still live in the district before they can re-enroll their child for 2016-17 classes ...



Local woman heads to UAE as part of Special Olympics torch run  The State Journal-Register

Diane VanderKooy was a young Illinois State Police trooper in 1990 when she attended her first Special Olympics event in Bloomington.She was drawn to a ...



11 new officers join Springfield Police Department  The State Journal-Register

Eleven new police officers join Springfield's force during a swearing-in ceremony on Monday.They were hired Jan. 28 and graduated on May 10 from the Macon ...



Humke shoots 83 at state Jr. girls championship  sj-r.com

ROCKFORD — Madison Humke shot the low score, an 83, among golfers from The State Journal-Register's area in Tuesday's opening round of the Illinois State ...



Best of Preps Girls Tennis Player of the Year: Glenwoods Anna Lytchakov  The State Journal-Register

On June 22, The State Journal-Register honored dozens of local high school athletes at the annual Best of Preps awards ceremony. Over the next several days, ...



UIS softball team counts on depth to overcome injuries  The State Journal-Register

The University of Illinois Springfield softball team has been dealing with a slew of injuries this season.Almost too many to count.Junior shortstop Bree Derhake ...



Glenwood to host Capital Area Classic track meet Monday  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — High school track and field athletes from around The State Journal-Register area will be at Chatham Glenwood on Monday for the 38th annual ...



Dathan and Drey Maton taking lead for talented Glenwood cross country team  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — Dathan Maton and Drey Maton came into this world together and that is where you'll typically find them on a cross country course -- together.



Five Who Made a Difference: Dan Rourke loomed large as Glenwood coach, A.D.  The State Journal-Register

The era of winning football at Chatham Glenwood High School will likely continue. Dan Rourke's part in it is done. This is the third part of our “Five Who Made a ...



Glenwoods Cole Harper transferring to UIS mens basketball team  The State Journal-Register

Add Cole Harper to the growing list of area basketball talent reinforcing the University of Illinois Springfield men's basketball program.Harper, a Chatham ...



Nationals star Werth has deep baseball roots -- and organic farm -- in Chatham  The State Journal-Register

As the Washington Nationals began their postseason bid against the Chicago Cubs, a player from the cornfields of Illinois hoped to build on the legacy of a ...



Glenwoods Mitch Hutmacher, Beardstowns Chad Grimm to wrestle for state titles  The State Journal-Register

CHAMPAIGN -- Chatham Glenwood High School's Mitch Hutmacher ran his record to 43-0 and Beardstown's Chad Grimm moved to 45-2 and both will wrestle ...



Illinois Football: Illini have a big weekend for more than one reason  Writing Illini

The Illinois football team has a big weekend. Not only do the Illini have to win against Iowa, but they also have a lot of recruits visiting.



Girls Tennis Player of the Year: Chatham Glenwoods Anna Lytchakov  The State Journal-Register

Chatham Glenwood High School completed a three-peat when it won the girls Central State Eight Conference tennis championship last fall.The Titans also ...



Rochester’s Tyler Fitzgerald drafted in fourth round of MLB Draft  The State Journal-Register

LOUISVILLE — Rochester High School graduate and University of Louisville junior shortstop Tyler Fitzgerald was selected in the fourth round and 116th overall ...



Jim Sarra sets sights high for UIS athletics  The State Journal-Register

Closing in on completing his third academic year, University of Illinois Springfield Director of Athletics Jim Sarra is pleased with how far the school's athletic ...



Glenwood softball coach Edgar says cancer fight strengthened faith, family bonds  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM -- Coaches are always game-planning to beat an opponent. Vondel Edgar, the Chatham Glenwood High School softball and assistant football coach, ...



2A regional wrestling: Glenwood grabs four titles, team championship  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — Eleven Chatham Glenwood High School wrestlers reached championship finals at the Class 2A Glenwood Regional on Saturday and four won ...



Ball-Chatham administrative pay raises as high as 6 percent  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM – School officials in Chatham say administrative costs will be about $39000 lower next year, despite proposed wage increases to 16 administrators, ...



Chargers sophomore McClure relying on genes to forge own legacy  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

CHAMPAIGN — Tyler McClure already can boast a solid high school athletic career. The Centennial sophomore started for baseball coach Ryan Remole over ...



Springfield Sports Hall of Fame: Bob Erickson  The State Journal-Register

Many Springfield Sports Hall of Famers are celebrated for their accomplishments on the high school, college and professional levels. Bob Erickson qualified in ...



Ex-Glenwood standout Peyton Allen to play basketball at UIS  The State Journal-Register

Former Chatham Glenwood High School all-state standout and NCAA Division I player Peyton Allen is returning to the basketball court as a member of the ...



Ball-Chatham School District Mourns Death of Administrator  FOX Illinois

The Ball-Chatham school district is in mourning.Sarah Yakus died Saturday at 32-years-old.Yakus had been a math teacher at Glenwood Middle School since ...



Glenwood student launches program to empower young boys  The State Journal-Register

A mother-son team has launched “Superheroes,” a pilot program at Glenwood Elementary School to teach self-respect and self-discipline.



Web.com Tour leader Shelton still has some work to do  The State Journal-Register

In some respects, Robby Shelton's work is done when it comes to the main goal of playing golf on the Web.com Tour. But the 23-year-old Alabaman isn't just ...



Standout pitcher Detmers transferring from Nokomis to Glenwood  The State Journal-Register

Reid Detmers' baseball exploits have had him on the move the last few summers, especially this summer.But Detmers and his family recently made a big move ...



Glenwoods Jayson Werth retires from baseball  The State Journal-Register

TACOMA, Wash. – Jayson Werth retired from Major League Baseball and ended his brief tenure this season playing for Triple-A Tacoma in the Seattle Mariners' ...



Best of Preps Metro Baseball Player of the Year: Glenwoods Jacob Maton  The State Journal-Register

On June 22, The State Journal-Register honored dozens of local high school athletes at the annual Best of Preps awards ceremony. Look for more stories about ...



Winning recipe: Glenwood teacher sees Vic’s Pizza triumph at fair  The State Journal-Register

Wednesday was the first day of classes at Chatham Glenwood High School, but social studies teacher Mark Brown was only there for a portion of the day.



Glenwood, Lincoln Lands Nick Maton chosen in MLB draft  The State Journal-Register

Nick Maton was walking around San Diego when he got the call that Philadelphia had selected him in the Major League Baseball amateur draft on Tuesday.



Moe, Mosier named assistant Geneseo principals | Education  Quad-Cities Online

GENESEO — The new school year will bring two new assistant principals at Geneseo High School.



Sangamon CEO program for high school seniors doubles class size  The State Journal-Register

High school seniors in the Sangamon CEO program are required to arrive at 7:20 a.m. for the start of class at 7:30."Ten minutes early is on time," explains Rich ...



Bill would define consent in sex education classes  The State Journal-Register

Illinois lawmakers are aiming to provide a more comprehensive definition of "consent" to schools' sex education classes. While current law says that consent ...



Dozens of local athletes make college commitments  The State Journal-Register

Dozens of athletes from The State Journal-Register coverage have announced their collegiate intentions, with 10 choosing to play at NCAA Division I schools.



Neely to Become Illinois National Guard Adjutant General  Effingham's News Leader

Governor JB Pritzker has named Illinois Air National Guard Col. Richard R. Neely of Springfield as the 40th Adjutant General of the Illinois National Guard ...



Someone to know: Gayle McRoberts, the longest-serving principal at Pana High  The State Journal-Register

PANA — Gayle McRoberts will retire June 29 as the longest-serving principal at Pana High School with a hope that she's remembered as a person who treated ...



Web.com Tour notes: Tour veteran Driscoll doesnt conceal reason behind mask  The State Journal-Register

James Driscoll has gotten used to the questions. The 41-year-old professional golfer knows people wonder why he covers his face with a bandana while he's ...



Few but proud: Lutheran trio gives football a try at Routt  The State Journal-Register

JACKSONVILLE — Greg Dietel never got to play football at Chatham Glenwood High School, where he earned his diploma several years before they added the ...



Glenwood grad Nick Maton receives minor league assignment  The State Journal-Register

Chatham Glenwood High School graduate Nick Maton will begin his professional baseball career with the Williamsport (Pennsylvania) Crosscutters of the New ...



SIUs public broadcasting arm buys WSEC, WQEC, WMEC  The State Journal-Register

A Chatham-based nonprofit has sold the broadcasting licenses for public television stations WSEC, WQEC and WMEC to Southern Illinois University, the ...



Glenwood wins 4th-straight CS8 wrestling title  The State Journal-Register

Garrick Walker's first opponent just wouldn't give up.Springfield High School's Saylor Tidball resisted a pin against Walker for most of the second period before ...



Is State Concussion Law A Level Playing Field For All Schools?  NPR Illinois | 91.9 UIS

A 2015 state law required high schools to develop concussion response procedures to protect student-athletes from further injury, but smaller schools may.



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