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Glenwood gets even with Rochester  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — To get back in the Central State Eight Conference race, Chatham Glenwood High School's baseball team needed a win on Wednesday against a ...



All-clear at Glenwood High after threatening message found  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — Glenwood High School students were evacuated to the school's football field Thursday afternoon after a "threatening message" was found written ...



Glenwood High's 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 ...



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, ...



Hansbrough boosts Glenwood past SHS in return from injury  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — It's too early to know what the Chatham Glenwood High School boys basketball team's ceiling is, but it is definitively higher with Jason ...



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 ...



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 ...



Glenwood defense shuts down Lanphier - Sports  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 ...



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 ...



Glenwoods 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 ...



Lanphier staffer hired to be Glenwood High principal; scoreboards OK'd  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 ...



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 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 ...



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 ...



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's Kilby to take his game to UIS - Sports  The State Journal-Register

Bradyn Kilby liked the trend with the University of Illinois Springfield men's basketball team so much, he wanted to keep it going.The Chatham Glenwood High ...



Glenwood High School 'all-clear' after threat | Top Stories  WAND

CHATHAM, Ill. (WAND) - Glenwood High School was evacuated after a threatening message was left on a bathroom wall.



Peyton Allen, UIS claim sixth straight win  The State Journal-Register

ST. JOSEPTH, Mo. – A long break didn't disrupt University of Illinois Springfield's torrid offense.UIS junior guard Peyton Allen manufactured a game-high 25 ...



Glenwood's 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 ...



Glenwood's 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 ...



Ball-Chatham board, teachers reach tentative agreement - News  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 ...



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 ...



Bradyn Kilby's monster game sends Glenwood to win over Eisenhower  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM -- Senior Bradyn Kilby scored 27 points and grabbed 19 rebounds on Friday as Chatham Glenwood High School fought to a 56-45 Central State ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



14-year-old charged in Glenwood High threat case  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM – Authorities have filed charges against a 14-year-old juvenile in connection with the Feb. 8 gun threat at Glenwood High School.The charges are ...



Springfield High soccer falls just short of state  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM -- Waterloo Gibault's discipline on defense barely cracked.When it did with 18 minutes left in the match, goalkeeper Connor Olson bailed it out with a ...



Glenwood High School Put On Soft Lockdown After Threatening Message  FOX Illinois

UPDATE 2:15 p.m.:The soft lockdown has been lifted. The Ball Chatham School District released the following statement in response to the lockdown.As you ...



A yearlong pursuit: Glenwood, Auburn among football teams eager for first game  The State Journal-Register

It was the first day of football practice for high school teams across Illinois Monday.And, at the same time, it wasn't.“It's almost kind of silly, to be honest,” said ...



Kenzey Decker's 3 lifts Glenwood girls past SHS in regional semifinal  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM – Chatham Glenwood High School freshman Kenzey Decker has been a varsity basketball player for only a few weeks. But that didn't matter ...



Police: Glenwood High School Safe, Threats Not Credible  FOX Illinois

Glenwood High School was declared safe after students were evacuated because of a threat written on a bathroom wall.Illinois State Police, Springfield Police ...



Luke Lehnen, Glenwood strike early, often against U-High  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — Glenwood High School scored four touchdowns in the first quarter Friday on its way to a 49-21 Central State Eight Conference win over Normal ...



Chatham Glenwood's Lipe resigns boys' soccer post - Sports  The State Journal-Register

Jay Lipe has resigned as the Chatham Glenwood High School boys soccer coach after 17 seasons, but will continue to coach the school's girls soccer team.



Glenwood's 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.



Alton administrator to take over as principal at Glenwood High  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM – The Ball-Chatham School Board Monday unanimously approved the hiring of Russell Tepen from the Alton School District as the new principal at ...



Chatham Glenwood's Medha Venigalla, Hannah Riegle celebrate sectional title  The State Journal-Register

Senior Medha Venigalla is just one-half of the puzzle for Chatham Glenwood High School's top doubles team.But Venigalla is a big piece, and along with senior ...



Best of Prep Female Athlete and Metro Girls Basketball Player of the Year: Glenwood's 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.



Coach Tommy Johnson maintains Glenwood soccer tradition - Sports  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 ...



Road to success: Rochester volleyball looking to crack into upper echelon of CS8  The State Journal-Register

ROCHESTER – The Rochester High School volleyball team has been buzzing ever since Kallie Sinkus arrived last year.A 2008 Chatham Glenwood High ...



Quick previews, Central State Eight football games - Sports  The State Journal-Register

Sacred Heart-Griffin (2-1) at Southeast (1-2)WHERE: Spartan FieldWHEN: 7 p.m.ON THE AIR: WFMB (1450 AM), 6:40 p.m.AP RANKINGS: SHG No. 9 in 6A ...



Glenwood High School graduates remember departed classmates - News  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 ...



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's Cole Harper transferring to UIS men's 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 ...



New Glenwood principal Russell Tepen sees challenges as opportunities  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM – In a game of six degrees of separation, one intermediary separates Glenwood High School's new principal, Russell Tepen, from John F. Kennedy.



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 ...



Best of Preps Girls Tennis Player of the Year: Glenwood's 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, ...



Fever is rising: Glenwood plays host to showcase of vocal groups  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM – High school show choirs from across the Midwest will be taking the stage at Chatham's Glenwood High School on Saturday.Called The Event, it ...



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 ...



Prep spotlight: Glenwood rolls to win over Pleasant Plains  The State Journal-Register

PLEASANT PLAINS — Corrine Steiner scored two goals to help lead Chatham Glenwood High School to an 8-1 non-conference victory over Pleasant Plains on ...



Glenwood's 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 ...



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 ...



Girls Tennis Player of the Year: Chatham Glenwood's 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 ...



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.



Game details: Springfield High football at Chatham Glenwood  The State Journal-Register

Today's Central State Eight Conference matchupsSpringfield High (3-1) at Chatham Glenwood (2-2)WHERE: Glenwood High School WHEN: 7 p.m. ON THE ...



Glenwood's Mitch Hutmacher, Beardstown's 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 ...



Glenwood, SHG recall Titans' triumph 15 years ago - Sports  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 ...



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 ...



Best of Preps Metro Baseball Player of the Year: Glenwood's 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 ...



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 ...



Best of Preps Heart Award Winner: Glenwood's Abdulaziz Said  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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Area colleges: Peyton Allen, Cole Harper pave way for UIS victory  The State Journal-Register

The University of Illinois Springfield men's basketball team overcame a long drought in the second half and escaped with the 81-70 Great Lakes Valley ...



Glenwood's Jayson Werth retires from baseball - Sports  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' ...



Metro Boys Track Athlete of the Year: Chatham Glenwood's Tony Rolfe  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — Tony Rolfe was voted most likely male athlete to go to the Olympics and most athletic male by his Chatham Glenwood High School peers.



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 ...



Freshman diver Levi Vorreyer leads Glenwood to CS8 title  The State Journal-Register

Right out of the gate, Chatham Glenwood High School had something special going at Saturday's Central State Eight Conference Boys Swimming and Diving ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Springfield man named to lead Illinois National Guard  The State Journal-Register

Gov. J.B. Pritzker has named Illinois Air National Guard Col. Richard R. Neely of Springfield as the 40th adjutant general of the Illinois National Guard.He will ...



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 ...



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 ...



Lytchakov, Venigalla lead Glenwood girls tennis to state runner-up  The State Journal-Register

BUFFALO GROVE — Chatham Glenwood High School's Anna Lytchakov and Medha Venigalla showed that downstate tennis is still alive.The doubles tandem ...



SIU's 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 grad Peyton Allen withdraws from Wichita State  The State Journal-Register

WICHITA, Kan. -- Wichita State University guard and 2014 Chatham Glenwood High School graduate Peyton Allen has left the program and withdrawn from ...



District 186 graduates staying near, going far for more education  The State Journal-Register

A total of 817 District 186 high school graduates will receive diplomas Saturday at the Bank of Springfield Center.Many of them have plans after graduation: ...



Glenwood QB Luke Lehnen off to fast start  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — Cole Hembrough is a believer in Chatham Glenwood High School sophomore quarterback Luke Lehnen.And Hembrough, who once held the job ...



Satan, storms and Jayson Werth: 2018's most-read stories  The State Journal-Register

As 2018 winds down, here's a look at the 10 most-read stories from sj-r.com.1. Satanic Temple monument added to Illinois Capitol rotunda displays: Illinois got ...



Breast/IM Specialist Megan Van Berkom Sends Verbal to Minnesota  SwimSwam

Springfield YMCA Swim Team's Megan Van Berkom has announced her verbal commitment to the University of Minnesota's class of 2024.



Jayson Werth, still unemployed, experiences 'the first spring break of my life'  The State Journal-Register

For free agent outfielder Jayson Werth, there's at least one silver lining to being out of a job two weeks before opening day for the first time in his 20-year career.



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



New bicentennial coin design unveiled | Statewide  Illinois News Network

A graduate of Glenwood High School in Chatham designed Illinois' bicentennial coin, which is available for preorder for $45 on the state treasurer's website.



Dozens of local athletes make college commitments - Sports  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.



Rumors of security threat prompt soft lockdown at Glenwood Middle School  The State Journal-Register

The presence of law enforcement Friday morning at both Glenwood Middle School and Glenwood High School looked worse than it actually was, the school's ...



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 ...



Jayson Werth pleads guilty to DUI in Arizona  The State Journal-Register

Former Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth pleded guilty last week to driving under the influence in the Scottsdale, Arizona, area. The arrest occurred in April, ...



Lincoln Land volleyball has overcome adversity to return to nationals  The State Journal-Register

Veteran coach Jim Dietz has never had a season quite like this one.Everything from concussions, infections, mangled hands and of course sprained ankles has ...



Leonards, prep stars honored at ceremony - News  The State Journal-Register

The Leonards were the toast of the night at the end of the second annual State Journal-Register Best of Preps awards ceremony Friday at the Bank of Springfield ...



Thumbs Down: To increasingly negative campaign ads  The State Journal-Register

The editorial board of The State Journal-Register offers this week's Thumbs Up/Thumbs Down:Thumbs Down: To a Gov. Bruce Rauner campaign ad that went ...



BOS '18: Arts, Culture & Music  Illinois Times

BEST BASS PLAYER Eric Tinsley A longtime member of the local music scene, Eric has played in more bands than you can shake a Chapman Stick at (inside ...



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