• Lincoln-Way West alum Jake Price was a standout defensive back and kick returner for the Warriors and capped off his senior season earning All-State. Adam Jomant/22nd Century Media

    Going Places: Price joins former teammates at Winona State

    August 13, 2018 By Steve Millar, Freelance Reporter Sports, Alumni-College

    Jake Price is excited to see some familiar faces when he begins his freshman season at Winona State later this month.

  • New Lenox residents Samantha Fritz (left), 15, and Ellery Dalseth, 8, experience what it is like to sit in the back of a squad car Aug. 7 during National Night Out in the Village Commons. Megan Schuller/22nd Century Media

    National Night out brings police and community together

    August 13, 2018 By Megan Schuller, Freelance Reporter News

    A young boy sat on a New Lenox police motorcycle making “vroom” noises as he reached for the handle bars that the officer showed him how to hold properly.

  • Firefighter and paramedic Tim Rhodes (left to right) and Ben Bowden watch Bella Bowden and Kyle Dunne, all of New Lenox, use a firehose Aug. 4 during Family Fun Day hosted by the New Lenox Fire Protection District. Laurie Fanelli/22nd Century Media

    New Lenox Fire Protection District brings family fun to Station 1

    August 13, 2018 By Laurie Fanelli, Freelance Reporter News

    Fighting fires and protecting the community are the primary goals of the New Lenox Fire Protection District, and these brave men and women took time out to thank residen

  • Last year’s regional champion Mackenzie Brownrigg will compete in her final year with the Knights. 22nd Century Media file photo

    Cross Country: Knights boys, girls look to build off last season’s success

    August 13, 2018 By Randy Whalen, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School

    Last year marked the first time that Lincoln-Way Central sent both its boys and girls cross country teams to state in the same season since 2013.

  • Dwayne Wade takes a jump shot Aug. 5 during the Celebrity Sports Academy's summer basketball camp at Lincoln-Way Central. Adam Jomant/22nd Century Media

    NBA champion, All-Star signals final camp at LWC

    August 13, 2018 By Tom O'Connor, Freelance Reporter Sports

    The August sun permeated through each window, enough to radiate the Lincoln-Way Central fieldhouse.