U of Illinois union to start 5-day strike Thursday morning

URBANA, Ill. (AP) — A faculty union at the University of Illinois’ Champaign-Urbana campus plans a five-day strike after contract talks with the school Wednesday ended without a settlement.

Man accused of trying to entice children into sexual liasons

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois man who advocated sex between children and adults in online posts has been charged with attempting to solicit children into having sex with adults.

Victim testified after Hastert asked his brother for support

CHICAGO (AP) — The sex abuse victim who testified against Dennis Hastert at the former U.S. House speaker’s sentencing hearing says he finally decided to do so publicly after Hastert reached out to his brother for a

Business leaders call for more early education funding

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois business leaders say they want the state to invest more money in early education to meet the demands of a growing job market centered on math and science.

Eagle Forum board members sue to oust Schlafly confidant

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A majority of board members of Phyllis Schlafly’s Eagle Forum has filed an Illinois lawsuit over its efforts to oust a former Missouri Republican Party chairman from the conservative political organization.

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White Sox recall RHP Webb, option RHP Gonzalez

TORONTO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox recalled right-hander Daniel Webb from Triple-A Charlotte and optioned right-hander Miguel Gonzalez to Triple-A.

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White Sox win 6th straight, blank Blue Jays 4-0

TORONTO (AP) — Dioner Navarro hit a go-ahead, two-run triple in the seventh inning, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-0 Wednesday night for their sixth straight win.

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Cardinals bash past Diamondbacks 11-4

PHOENIX (AP) — Adam Wainwright pitched into the sixth inning for his first win and hit a three-run triple in St. Louis’ fifth straight offensive outburst, lifting the Cardinals to an 11-4 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks

College choices continue at GHS
More senior athletes at Galesburg High School are making their college...
GHS events rained out
Following a week-long run of great spring weather, the rains arrived...
Galesburg Youth Baseball Begins
The Galesburg Youth Baseball League is gearing up for another season,...