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  • Eagles streak into sectional final

    March 20. That’s the last time the Columbia High School baseball team suffered defeat. The Eagles (30-3) won their 28th straight game Wednesday at the Class 3A Centralia Sectional over Mt. Vernon, 8-4. Kyle Steve pitched three...

    • Posted May 31, 2018
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  • Theft from Rural King in Waterloo

    A retail theft was reported about 8:10 p.m. Wednesday at Rural King in Waterloo. Police said two Hispanic males wearing Cardinals shirts left with power tools from the store and drove north toward Columbia in a white...

    • Posted May 30, 2018
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  • Bulldogs fall in soccer supersectional

    The Waterloo High School girls soccer team ran into a tough Normal Community West squad in the Class 2A Rochester Supersectional on Tuesday night, falling 2-0 to end a memorable season. The Wildcats grabbed the momentum early,...

    • Posted May 30, 2018
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  • End of the road for the Eagles

    It just wasn’t supposed to end this way. The Columbia High School softball team brought its high-flying offense and 32 victories into Tuesday’s Class 3A Centralia Sectional contest against the host squad following a thrilling regional title...

    • Posted May 30, 2018
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  • Pirates sailing back to Peoria

    The Pirate ship will make a return voyage to Peoria this weekend in search of the ultimate treasure. The Valmeyer High School baseball team downed Illini Bluffs, 6-1, Monday afternoon to win the Class 1A Springfield Super-Sectional...

    • Posted May 29, 2018
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  • Pirates repeat as sectional champs

    The Valmeyer baseball team continued its quest for a return trip to state by winning another Class 1A Greenville University Sectional championship Saturday. An RBI double by freshman Jacob Rowold put the Pirates on top in the...

    • Posted May 26, 2018
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  • Eagles win wild regional final at Highland

      In a bizarre Class 3A baseball regional final, Columbia walked it off twice to win 5-4 at Highland in extra innings. The Eagles looked well on their way to a 26th straight victory early on, building...

    • Posted May 26, 2018
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  • Bulldogs topple Knights for sectional crown

    It’s been a season of firsts for the Waterloo High School girls soccer program. The Bulldogs (18-2-3) won their first sectional championship Friday night in O’Fallon with a wild win in penalty kicks over Mississippi Valley Conference...

    • Posted May 26, 2018
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    Another meth dealer gets prison time

    A Lenzburg man who was arrested following a motorcycle chase in Monroe County in 2016 will serve 15.5 years in federal prison on methamphetamine charges. Garrick E.R. Recker, a/k/a “Curtis Lowe,” 28, was sentenced Thursday. Recker previously...

    • Posted May 25, 2018
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  • Pirates, Hawks win regional titles

    Most expected Valmeyer to be playing past the regional baseball round, but perhaps most had discounted a young Gibault squad from making a postseason run. Both are now playing in the Class 1A Greenville University Sectional and...

    • Posted May 23, 2018
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  • Boys tracksters qualify for state

    The Waterloo and Columbia boys high school track teams qualified athletes for the state meet taking place this weekend in Charleston by virtue of strong performances at the Class 2A Salem Sectional on Thursday.  Those qualifying for...

    • Posted May 23, 2018
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  • Schwartz runs to another state title

    Waterloo High School junior Jenna Schwartz was attempting to win the distance running triple crown Saturday at the IHSA Class 2A state track meet in Charleston.  She already won the state cross country title in the fall,...

    • Posted May 23, 2018
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