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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 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 ...



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, ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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'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 ...



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 ...



Defense sets tone in Chatham Glenwood victory over Lanphier  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — The strength of the Chatham Glenwood High School football team this season is its defense.And it was on full display Friday in a 41-0 Central ...



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 ...



Quick preview: Jacksonville football at Chatham Glenwood  The State Journal-Register

Jacksonville (2-2) at Chatham Glenwood (4-0)WHERE: Glenwood High School athletic complexWHEN: 7 p.m.ON THE AIR: WMAY (970 AM), 6:30 p.m.; WLDS ...



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 ...



Juvenile facing charges for March 30 threat at Glenwood High  The State Journal-Register

Chatham police have identified a juvenile suspected of being responsible for a threat against Glenwood High School March 30.Police were called after ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Glenwood freshman Nia Gibson wins cross country regional, leads Titans to team title  The State Journal-Register

TAYLORVILLE – Chatham Glenwood High School cross country runner Nia Gibson is having quite a freshman season.After finishing third behind a pair of ...



Glenwood eases past Springfield High for third victory  The State Journal-Register

The Chatham Glenwood High School defense continues to make life difficult on its opponents.Springfield High's only score was a 79-yard kickoff return by Cam ...



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 ...



Linebackers making major impact for Chatham Glenwood defense  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — In a year of tough defenses in the Central State Eight Conference, Chatham Glenwood High School can boast the best thus far, but by the ...



Kenzey Deckers 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 ...



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 ...



Multi-sport athlete Carlie Smith has Glenwood ready for volleyball regional  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM – Right now, Chatham Glenwood High School senior Carlie Smith's favorite sport is volleyball.That's because it's volleyball season. Smith will lead ...



Radio, rankings and game details: Lanphier football at Chatham Glenwood preview  The State Journal-Register

Lanphier at Chatham GlenwoodWHERE: Glenwood High SchoolWHEN: 7 p.m.ON THE AIR: WMAY (970 AM), 6:30 p.m.AP RANKINGS: Both teams ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 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, ...



Prep spotlight: Maya Fetter shoots Springfield High girls over Glenwood  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — Maya Fetter scored a team-high 15 points for Springfield High, all coming in the first half and by way of the 3-pointer, leading the Senators to a ...



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.



Best of Preps Heart Award Winner: Glenwoods 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, ...



No damage, injuries after fire outside Glenwood High School  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — A pile of monitors, televisions and other pieces of computer equipment that were piled outside Glenwood High School to be recycled caught on ...



Glenwood High scoreboard upgrades hinge on ad sales  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — Plans to replace two athletic scoreboards and sound systems at Glenwood High School hinge on securing advertising dollars, the school's athletic ...



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 ...



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 ...



Glenwood High principal: Facebook post about student drug abuse is false  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM – Information provided by the Chatham fire and police departments debunks an allegation recently posted on social media about frequent ...



Nia Gibson, Maton twins lead Glenwood to cross country sectional titles  The State Journal-Register

It was a historic day for Chatham Glenwood High School cross country. For the first time in school history, both the boys and girls teams won sectional titles in the ...



Chatham Glenwood's Lipe resigns boys' soccer post  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.



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 ...



Quick previews, Central State Eight football games  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 ...



Soft lockdown at Glenwood High School lifted  FOX Illinois

Glenwood High School was put on a soft lockdown Friday afternoon after a note was found that claimed a weapon was in a certain locker in the high school.



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 ...



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' ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Glenwoods Medha Venigalla, Hannah Riegle reach top 12 at state  The State Journal-Register

BUFFALO GROVE — Chatham Glenwood High School's Medha Venigalla and Hannah Riegle didn't get to finish what they started.What they did end up with ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Moe, Mosier named assistant Geneseo principals  Quad-Cities Online

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



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 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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Metro Boys Track Athlete of the Year: Chatham Glenwoods 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.



Chatham Glenwoods 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 ...



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 ...



6A football: Running back Brandon Hay born to play for Glenwood  The State Journal-Register

Brandon Hay was born Aug. 28, 1998, the same night the Chatham Glenwood High School football team beat Mount Zion 35-6 in the non-conference season ...



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 ...



Riverton hires Amanda O'Rourke as its volleyball coach  The State Journal-Register

Amanda O'Rourke is the new volleyball coach for Riverton High School.She was the head coach at Chatham Glenwood for four seasons beginning in 2013.



Jubbar Cross helps Glenwood coach David Hay get first postseason win  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM — It was immediately apparent that Jubbar Cross was going to have a good day running.The Chatham Glenwood High School senior running back ...



Ceremony on Saturday to designate Chatham road in honor of fallen soldier  The State Journal-Register

The section of Illinois 4 that runs through Chatham now honors a 2003 Glenwood High School graduate who was killed in Afghanistan in while serving in the ...



Richards, Janet F.  Herald & Review

DECATUR -- Janet F. Richards, 74, of Decatur, passed away Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at St. Mary's Hospital in Decatur.



Special Olympics Illinois - Spring Games 2018  CIproud.com

The weather is getting warmer and, for Special Olympics Illinois athletes everywhere, that means soon it will be time for Spring Games!



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, Lincoln fill athletic director openings  The State Journal-Register

Two Central State Eight Conference schools have their new athletic directors waiting in the wings.The Ball-Chatham School Board voted 7-0 Monday to approve ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



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.



Some local school districts were already planning active-shooter drills before Florida incident  The State Journal-Register

Illinois law requires school districts to conduct safety drills to be prepared in the case of a shooting, like the one in Florida on Wednesday that left 17 dead and ...



Friday's Central State Eight Conference basketball games  The State Journal-Register

Southeast (6-1, 3-0) at Decatur MacArthur (3-3, 1-2)WHEN: 7:30 p.m.WHERE: MacArthur High SchoolON THE AIR: WFMB (1450 AM), 7:30 p.m.LAST SEASON'S ...



Braves select Glenwoods Reid Detmers in 32nd round  The State Journal-Register

Chatham Glenwood High School graduate Reid Detmers was selected by the Atlanta Braves in the 32nd round of the Major League Baseball amateur draft ...



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 ...



Chatham to retain monthly $2.50 water fee for tank maintenance  The State Journal-Register

CHATHAM – A $2.50-a-month fee for water customers that funded a village-wide flushing program aimed at improving the quality of the water in Chatham 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 ...



Glenwood grad Connor Law signs with Blue Jays  The State Journal-Register

Connor Law, a 2012 Chatham Glenwood High School graduate who recently completed his pitching career at Lindenwood University in St. Charles, Missouri, ...



Glenwoods Parker Allen moves out of brothers shadow  The State Journal-Register

Sitting near the court at a Chatham Glenwood High School basketball game, it's not hard to imagine seeing Peyton Allen still on the floor.That's impossible ...



Jayson Werth on dropping his agent and MLBs super nerd problem  The State Journal-Register

Former Washington Nationals staple and Chatham Glenwood High School graduate Jayson Werth formally announced his retirement from baseball on June 27.



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 ...



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.



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