Outdoors

Pinckneyville Looking To Add To Bass Fishing Legacy

PINCKNEYVILLE -- Last year, Pinckneyville's bass fishing duo of Cale Jausel and Jacob Louis finished second overall at the state finals. It was an experience like none other for these two anglers. Read More »

Elverado's Bass Fishing Teams Ready For State Tournament

ELKVILLE -- Elverado's bass fishing program made history during sectionals at Lake of Egypt. The Falcons qualified two teams to compete at state this weekend. Read More »

Mountain Bike Park Planned

MAKANDA-- A world-class zip line course makes plans to build a mountain bike park on the property, with trails for all levels of riders. Read More »

Family Runs For Lost Loved Ones

GOLCONDA -- For the past few years, the Gutzler and Haake families have ran in the River to River race. Read More »

Top Drag Boat Racer Calls Southern Illinois Home

CREAL SPRINGS-- Creal Springs mechanic and resident Scott Lumbert is a top professional drag boat racer. Read More »

Malone Cup Matches Tee Off

CARTERVILLE-- A picture perfect day to be out on the links on Saturday and it was a meaningful round of golf for the high school juniors taking part in the Malone Cup Matches. Read More »

Rend Lake's Batting Average Ranks Among Top In Nation

INA -- Rend Lake's softball team is led by a potent offense this season. Read More »

Disc Golf Tournament At Rend Lake A Success

WSIL -- An amateur and professional disc golf tournament took place at Rend Lake Golf Course on Saturday. Read More »

Trico Enjoying Competing In Nationals

SPARTA -- The 2014 SCTP American Team National Championships were in full swing on Friday at the World Shooting and Recreational Complex in Sparta, Illinois. Four area teams are competing in the event, including the Trico Pioneers. Read More »

Benton Duo Leading Bassmaster High School

WSIL -- Benton's Dailus Richardson and Trevor McKinney own the lead at the halfway point of the Inaugural Bassmaster High School Championship. Read More »

Benton Fishermen Make Bassmaster High School Finals

WSIL -- The Benton duo of Dailus Richardson and Trevor McKinney earned a spot in Saturday's finals of the Inaugural Bassmaster High School Championship. Richardson and McKinney will receive a $500 scholarship each for making the finals. Read More »

Pinckneyville Wins Fishing Sectional

INA-- A Pinckneyville pair won the Rend Lake Fishing Sectional, taking home top bass and championship honors. Read More »

Elverado Wins Bass Fishing Tournament

LAKE OF EGYPT -- The Elverado team of Brian McClanahan and Josh Sarensen won the 5th annual Marion Bass Fishing Tournament at Lake of Egypt Friday catching a five fish limit, weighing in at an event record 19.79 pounds. Read More »

Volunteers Needed for Frog & Toad Survey

CYPRESS -- The Illinois Department of Natural Resources is looking for volunteers to take part in a survey of frog and toad populations in southern Illinois. Read More »

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