Loading...
You are here:  Home  >  2013  >  October  >  28
Latest

“Amazing mentor and role model” is 2013 Collinsville Firefighter of the Year

By   /  October 28, 2013  /  Collinsville, News  /  No Comments

Assistant Fire Chief Jim Anderson (left) and Fire Chief Mark Emert / Photo by Rick Owens

Assistant Chief and Fire Marshall Jim Anderson was recently named the 2013 Collinsville Firefighter of the Year for his leadership of the department’s fire prevention and inspection program, as well as his overall leadership. Firefighters are usually recognized for what they do at a house fire or on an emergency call, but there are many […]

Read More →
Latest

McFall named 2013 Collinsville Teacher of the Year

By   /  October 28, 2013  /  Caseyville, Collinsville, Education, Maryville, News, Region  /  No Comments

Chamber Board Member Carrie Cushing (right) presents the Teacher of the Year to Carol McFall. Kreitner Elementary School Principal Todd Pettit (left) is with McFall / Photo by Rick Owens

The 2013 Collinsville Teacher of the Year could be forgiven if she thought the actual presentation of her award was a little anticlimactic compared to the notification that she had won. When a special assembly was called at Kreitner Elementary School, Carol McFall had no idea that she was the guest of honor. Principal Todd […]

Read More →
Latest

Cougars Knock off First Place Skyhawks

By   /  October 28, 2013  /  SIUE, Sports, Women's Soccer  /  No Comments

Erin DiGiovanni / Photo by SIUE Sports Information

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville women’s soccer got an early goal and used a staunch defensive effort to shutout Ohio Valley Conference leader UT Martin 1-0 Sunday at Skyhawk Field. With the win, SIUE improved to 11-4-3 overall and 5-3-1 in OVC play. The five wins mark the most for SIUE in three seasons playing an OVC schedule. […]

Read More →
Latest

Men’s Soccer Falls to Loyola in OT

By   /  October 28, 2013  /  Men's Soccer, SIUE, Sports  /  No Comments

Ben Sauerwein /  Photo by SIUE Sports Information

The Southern Illinois University Edwardsville men’s soccer team suffered a 1-0 overtime defeat to Missouri Valley Conference foe Loyola Saturday night at Korte Stadium. Loyola (4-9-2, 1-3-1 MVC) earned the victory with less than two minutes remaining in the first overtime period when the Ramblers’ Brian Bement knocked in a loose ball from close range […]

Read More →