Marion hopes for a breakthrough against Waterloo
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 23:00:00 -0700
MARION -- The Marion Wildcats haven't advanced to the second round of the Illinois High School Association football playoffs since 2010. For the Waterloo Bulldogs, the first-round woes go back 11 games and to the 1994 season.
Marion blanked by Rochester in soccer sectionals
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:48:00 -0700
The Marion Wildcats boys soccer season ended in the finals of the Chatham Glenwood Class 2A Sectional Friday night with a 3-0 loss to last year's third place team, Rochester.
Liberty Band of Marion plays songs of the Civil War
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 23:03:39 -0700
MARION ? For members of the Liberty Band of Marion, learning new songs hasn?t been as simple as reading sheet music. The group is a Civil War re-enactment band, and they play authentic...
Marion corrections officer allegedly smuggled cellphone for inmate
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:00:24 -0700
A Marion County corrections officer ended up behind bars after being accused of smuggling in a cellphone for an inmate. Corrections officer William Brooks allegedly befriended inmate Adam Ingles and authorities said it led to Brooks sneaking in the phone. "This is just something we do not allow here," said Lauren Lettelier, spokesperson for the Marion County Sheriff's Office. According to ...
Marion County deputies arrest 119 on domestic violence warrants
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12:59:23 -0700
Throughout the month of October, special Marion County Sheriff's Office warrants teams arrested 119 individuals on domestic violence-related charges, many with multiple warrants for other charges including rape, robbery and stalking.
Marion man accused of using fake names to solicit minor girls
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:16:22 -0700
MARION ? Two 15-year-old girls led police to a 39-year-old Marion man who not only solicited sex and explicit photos from them but also used fake identities to contact about 200 other minors, a Marion officer testified Wednesday. During a preliminary hearing, Marion Police Sgt. Lance Miller testified that police recovered numerous photos and videos of minor girls on Kevin Jauron?s phone that ...
Marion County ends long droughts in 48-6 rout
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 21:05:42 -0700
SOUTH PITTSBURG, Tenn. ? A blackout took place at South Pittsburg?s football field Friday night. And judging by the result of the District 6-A high school game played there, the host Pirates would just as soon black it from their memory.
Marion Aquatics ?mom? dies at 75
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:24:37 -0700
Sister Jean Leier died on Wednesday at the age of 75, leaving behind a significantpositive impact on Prince Albert as a community.