SOUTH BELOIT–By the time a steady rain started Friday night, rain that delayed and postponed many opening night football games on Friday, Aug. 28, the Galena Pirates were well on their way for a quick second half.
GALENA–The Jo Daviess County Longbeards Committee held the 17th annual JAKES Day event at the Marsden Ranch on Irish Hollow Road.
GALENA–Looking back on the seven-day, 500-plus mile journey that he and more than 20,000 other bicyclists took part in just a week ago, 14-year-old Tyler Moran had to admit that his accomplishment surprised him a little bit.
GALENA–When Galena head boys basketball coach Scott Schaber accepted the head coaching position last summer, he immediately recognized more issues than a losing record.
GALENA–The Galena Pirate alumni football team looked to defend last season’s victory over the East Dubuque alumni on Friday, July 10 at Galena High School.
GALENA–The first Clint Sitzmann Memorial Shootout is planned for Saturday, July 11 at the Galena High School.
CHICAGO–Michelle Ludwig, a 2014 Galena High School graduate, used to set her alarm so she could wake up in the middle of the night to tune in to hockey games and catch scores of NHL games.
With the 2015 NUIC baseball season officially under wraps, following another stellar regular season from area power house Warren-Stockton and a Cinderella run in the post season from River Ridge-Scales Mound, the IHSA has officially announced the NUIC all-conference selections.
LA CROSSE, Wis.–Scales Mound standout athlete Brittany Davis has put together quite the career for the Hornets over her four years of varsity sports.
Following a softball season that served as a complete program turnaround for Scales Mound-River Ridge, the NUIC West all-conference teams have been announced.
CHARLESTON–The Galena-East Dubuque-River Ridge track and field teams have seen their fair shares of success on the track throughout the last few years.
LENA–Last season, River Ridge/Scales Mound looked poised to capture a regional crown as they took the Le-Win Panthers in the championship game.
GALENA–St. Matthew Lutheran Church is set to host their 10th annual golf outing at the Galena Golf Club.
LANARK–The Galena Pirates entered the Eastland baseball regional in hopes of knocking off the home team in the opening round.