• Richard Sandy (left), of Manhattan, and Ceil Barclay, of New Lenox, hold their hands over their hearts as they sing the words to the national anthem Sunday, Nov. 11, during a Veterans Day ceremony at Village Commons. Megan Schuller/22nd Century Media

    New Lenox honors military service members on Veterans Day

    November 12, 2018 By Megan Schuller, Freelance Reporter News

    As the “Home of the Proud Americans,” New Lenox residents gathered at the Armed Forces Memorial in the Commons Sunday, Nov.

  • The Knights first tournament of the season will be one they host on Nov. 16-17 and Nov. 19-20, which was a tournament they won last year. 22nd Century Media File Photo

    Girls Basketball: Injury-plagued 2017-2018 inspires bounce-back year for Knights

    November 12, 2018 By James Sanchez, Editor Sports, High School

    Abi Baumgartner has played behind great forwards in Courteney Barnes and Lauren Kraft the past two seasons on varsity, and now this is her time to be the go-to scorer fo

  • Lincoln-Way West senior guard Tara Hastings will play in her fourth year on varsity. 22nd Century Media File Photo

    Girls Basketball: Program’s first regional title and beyond in West's sights

    November 12, 2018 By Sean Hastings, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School

    The Lincoln-Way West girls basketball team has yet to win a regional championship in school history, with last year’s one-point loss in overtime to Marian being the clos

  • Warriors sprinter Lea Moeller (right) high-fives Lincoln-Way Central’s Keara McGowan after both discovering they qualified for state in the 100 freestyle Saturday, Nov. 10 at the Lincoln-Way East Sectional. Laura Burt/22nd Century Media

    Girls Swimming: West’s Moeller shines, captures first state appearance

    November 12, 2018 By Sean Hastings, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School

    After Lincoln-Way West didn’t qualify a swimmer at last year’s sectional, the Warriors bounced back Saturday, Nov.

  • The Lincoln-Way Central girls swimming team celebrate in the pool following its first sectional win in school history Saturday, Nov. 10 in Frankfort.

    Girls Swimming and Diving: Central wins first sectional in school history

    November 12, 2018 By Sean Hastings, Freelance Reporter Sports, High School

    It came down to the final event, but by the time Lincoln-Way Central senior Cetta Senese touched the wall at 3 minutes, 36.81 seconds, the Knights had captured their first sectional titl