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    by  • November 26, 2013 • Sports

    Monday, November 25, 2013 Boys Basketball: Centralia Thanksgiving Classic: Belleville East 73, Mahomet-Seymour 72 (2 OT) Centralia 52, Mascoutah 33 Christopher Turkey Tournament: Cobden 61, Wayne City 49 Christopher 63, Webber 37 Cumberland Thanksgiving Tournament: Chrisman 56, Hutsonville-Palestine 38 Neoga 59, Martinsville 11 Dieterich 63, Cumberland 54 Grayville Thanksgiving Tournament: Edwards County 57, NCOE...

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    Odin & Sandoval Earn Wins At Turkey Tournament

    by  • November 26, 2013 • Sports

    MULBERRY GROVE – During the first round of the Mulberry Grove Turkey Tournament, the Odin Eagles turned away Patoka in a very tight contest 67-62. Ryan Niepoetter lead the scoring with 24 points.  Austin Perkins added 22.  Patoka was lead by Johnnie Clift with 27 points and Jered Cain finished with 15. The Sandoval...

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    Hull Honored For Illini

    by  • November 26, 2013 • Sports

    CHAMPAIGN – University of Illinois wide receiver Steve Hull’s big day at Purdue earned him the Big Ten’s offensive player of the week award. Hull caught a career-high 10 passes for 169 yards and two touchdowns in the Illini’s 20-16 win over the Boilermakers.  It was Illinois’ first conference win since October 2011 and...

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    Illinois House to convene next week on pensions

    by  • November 25, 2013 • News

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois House will convene for a special session next week on the state’s roughly $100 billion pension crisis. Both the House and Senate had tentatively set two days aside next week to meet. On Monday House Speaker Michael Madigan’s chief of staff emailed representatives, telling them to expect a one-day...

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    Illinois football staff member charged

    by  • November 25, 2013 • News

    URBANA, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say University of Illinois football staff member and former player Matt Sinclair has been charged after allegedly pointing an unloaded handgun at a vehicle carrying other staff members. Champaign County State’s Attorney Julia Rietz says Sinclair was arraigned Monday on two felony counts of unlawful use of a weapon....

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