• Lawmakers convening special session on pensions

    by  • December 3, 2013

    Illinois lawmakers returning Springfield are scrambling to digest details of a complex plan to solve the state’s $100 billion pension crisis. Some members, including House republicans, were given a draft of the 325-page bill Sunday night. A bipartisan pension reform committee meets Tuesday morning and both chambers are expected to consider the legislation later...

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    Wildcat Bowlers Have Rough Night In Mt Vernon

    by  • December 3, 2013

    MT VERNON – It was just one of those nights for the Salem Wildcat bowlers.  Traveling to Mt Vernon, the varsity boys dropped their match by 138 pins. The Lady Cats bowled well but lost by 24 pins.  Senior Abby Petty led the Lady Cats with a 578 Series. Travis Bowerman led the JV...

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    KC To Host Annual Christmas Basketball Camp

    by  • December 3, 2013

    CENTRALIA – The KC Blue Devils will hold their annual Christmas basketball camp this Sunday from 1:30-5:00 in the KC Gym.  It’s an event designed to allow parents time to do Christmas shopping while boys and girls ages 4-12 receive instruction in fundamentals from KC players and coaches.

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    Franklin Park Defeats Trinity Lutheran

    by  • December 3, 2013

    The Franklin Park Lady Bobcats earned a 45-42 win over Trinity Lutheran yesterday at home.  Trinity Meadows had 25 points and 5 steals to lead Salem.  Salem’s JV also won 44-4 to improve to 2-7.  Salem is in action against Centralia tonight at 6pm.  Also tonight Selmaville is at Central City. Also last night,...

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