Postseason play for area class 1A and 2A baseball and softball teams begins at many sites in Illinois today. As for the Galesburg Silver Streaks, there is one more week of regular season play, including the makeup of the girls softball doubleheader this afternoon against United Township at GHS. Tomorrow, the baseball team was to have played at Rock Falls, but that contest has now been cancelled according to a release from the Galesburg High School Athletic Department. The GHS girls soccer team will be playing tomorrow, as they host Peoria Notre Dame on Tuesday at 4:30 in the opening game of the class 2A regional tournament.
The words “Cameron strong” still remain on church walls and t-shirts nearly a year after an EF-2 tornado moved through the tiny Warren County town.
The real winners at the Taste of Galesburg are all the full bellies at the end of the night but there are also some prizes for the food vendors.
A Galesburg man is wanted by the Knox County Sheriff’s Department and is considered armed and dangerous.
Galesburg police say an Alexis man was killed while working on the electrical system for the new Kohl’s Department Store on Veterans Drive.