July 10, 2020 Local Stories in and Around St. Joseph, Illinois

Author: <span class="vcard">JIm Cotter</span>


SJO football adjusts its routine this summer, picks up formidable Week 1 opponent

June 16, 2020

June 16, 2020

Life the last few months for St. Joseph-Ogden High School football coach Shawn Skinner has been much like it has...

Blackburn keeps positive attitude despite challenging end to senior year

June 16, 2020

June 16, 2020

No prom. No spring musical. No graduation ceremony with thousands of people in attendance. Needless to say, the senior class...

Gilliland coaching legacy strong at PVO

June 1, 2020

June 1, 2020

Coaching legacies can last decades for families. For the Gilliland family of rural Ogden, that notion has resonated for a...

Grindley keeps positive attitude during pandemic

May 26, 2020

May 26, 2020

During the COVID-19 pandemic that we are all experiencing, it’s just not high school athletes that are being affected. Lucas...

DeJarnette to lead soccer program at SJO

May 21, 2020

May 21, 2020

Bill DeJarnette is no stranger to the St. Joseph-Ogden soccer program. DeJarnette was the first coach of the SJO soccer...

Primmer trying to keep hope as SJO baseball waits on possible start to season

April 7, 2020

April 7, 2020

Blake Primmer’s senior season wasn’t supposed to play out like this. As the St. Joseph-Ogden High School baseball team was...

Hallett gives back to SJO in multiple ways

February 21, 2020

February 21, 2020

Father. School resource officer. Assistant wrestling coach. All these terms describe Shawn Hallett. Hallett, who started as St. Joseph-Ogden High...

Historic night: St. Joseph, PVO seventh-grade boys’ basketball teams playing for state titles

February 13, 2020

February 13, 2020

Sugg. Head: By Jim Cotter Thursday night will be one members of the St. Joseph Middle School and Prairieview-Ogden seventh-grade...

Immke wins regional title; Moore, Wagner will also compete for SJO wrestling at sectional meet

February 11, 2020

February 11, 2020

Three St. Joseph-Ogden High School wrestlers still have a chance to compete at the state meet. That’s how many Spartans...

Sullivan works through growing pains, becomes key contributor for SJO wrestling

February 1, 2020

February 1, 2020

Thank you to Longview Bank for sponsoring this post. Brodie Sullivan has only wrestled since his sophomore year of high...