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  • Girls tracksters qualify for state

    Waterloo High School girls tracksters Jenna Schwartz and Maddie Valerius qualified for this weekend’s IHSA Class 2A state meet by virtue of strong performances at the Herrin Sectional last Wednesday. Waterloo placed fifth overall as a team....

    • Posted May 16, 2018
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  • Eagles win another regional title

    The Columbia High School girls soccer team cruised to another regional title Friday night with eyes on winning the next few games at home for a trip to state. In the Class 1A Metropolis Regional, the Eagles...

    • Posted May 16, 2018
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  • Vogel reaches coaching milestone

    With a 7-2 victory last Wednesday at home over Mississippi Valley Conference foe Civic Memorial, longtime Waterloo head baseball coach Mark Vogel moved into select company by securing his 500th career win. Vogel has served as head...

    • Posted May 16, 2018
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  • Felony firearms arrest in Waterloo

    With assistance from Columbia police and the Monroe County Sheriff’s Department, the Waterloo Police Department arrested¬†Mitchell P. Runzo, 21, of Waterloo, and Aden C. Kantor, 20, of Goreville on Thursday for possessing guns that were allegedly stolen...

    • Posted May 15, 2018
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  • Injury rollover crash on I-255

    Columbia police, fire and EMS responded along with Illinois State Police shortly before 5 p.m. Sunday to a vehicle rollover crash with injuries on I-255 northbound at the curve near Route 3 in Columbia. Arch Air Medical...

    • Posted May 13, 2018
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  • Fatal rollover crash on I-255

    Columbia police, fire and EMS responded along with Illinois State Police about 10:15 p.m. Friday to a vehicle rollover crash on I-255 eastbound near the Jefferson Barracks Bridge. The vehicle rolled multiple times and the driver was...

    • Posted May 11, 2018
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  • Chelsy Pena | Athlete of the Week

    The Republic-Times Athlete of the Week is Columbia High School softball player Chelsy Pena. The senior catcher leads or is tied for the team lead in batting average (.500), home runs (seven), RBIs (36) and runs (36)...

    • Posted May 11, 2018
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  • Crash on Route 156 near Hecker

    Emergency personnel responded about 2:20 p.m. Thursday to a two-vehicle crash with injury in the area of 7447 State Route 156 just west of Hecker. The Hecker Fire Department, Monroe County Sheriff’s Department and Monroe County EMS...

    • Posted May 10, 2018
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  • WHS 4×800 relay team sets record

    The Waterloo High School boys track team had a successful showing at Saturday’s Collinsville Invite, including one record-setting relay run. Waterloo’s 4×800 meter relay team of Jackson McAlister, Adam Robson, Eli Ward and Cayden Kirkham placed first...

    • Posted May 9, 2018
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  • Softball teams heading toward postseason

    With a relentless offensive attack and two starting pitchers that can bring the heat, Columbia is flying above all other area softball teams so far this season. The Eagles won three more games over the weekend to...

    • Posted May 9, 2018
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  • Baseball season entering home stretch

    The regular season is winding down as local high school baseball teams try to get ready for regional play.  But before the playoffs begin, bragging rights are at stake in the Monroe County Baseball Tournament this Saturday...

    • Posted May 9, 2018
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  • Republic Times | Crime News
    Meth dealer sentenced to federal prison

    A Randolph County man who was arrested following a police chase between Hecker and Waterloo in August 2015 was sentenced Thursday to federal prison on methamphetamine charges. Joseph S. Hatley, 39, of Tilden, was sentenced to 16...

    • Posted May 4, 2018
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