2016 Glenwood High School Homecoming

Out of Bounds

I really don’t want to start off talking politics (total no win situation), but after the events of the past week, it’s hard not to. Conveniently, an old recording of Donald Trump has been leaked, just a few weeks before the election. Gee, how does that happen? This is something many have worried about all along, and there may be […]

Action Plan for water issues presented; flushing continues

Trustee Nina Lindhorst presented an Action Plan designed to address water concerns in the community at Tuesday’s Village Committee of the Whole meeting.The plan, at this point, is really an outline of how the process is expected to evolve. Lindhorst, trustee Dave Kimsey, Village attorney Jeff Jurgens and Jewel Brant, Co-Chair of the Water Quality Interest Group, were all involved […]

Meng fires 76 as GHS boys claim Lincoln Regional title

Glenwood senior Tyler Meng fired a 5-over par 76 as the Titans’ boys golf team won both the team and individual titles at Tuesday’s Class 2A Lincoln Regional at the Lincoln Elks.Meng shot 36-40 as GHS shot a team total of 340, and that was good enough to edge SHG (343), Rochester (348) and Lincoln (349). As a team, Glenwood advances […]

Out of Bounds

Well, hello there, everyone. Did you miss me? I know a few people who did. I don’t know what’s worse – the person who puts out such negative content in this space each week or the people who, upon seeing there is no OB column in the paper, their rage fuels them to send furious text messages and go on […]

‘Next play’ mentality pushes Titans to thrilling victory

With their home field finally ready for play, the Glenwood High School varsity boys football team welcomed undefeated Decatur Eisenhower for their first home game at GHS this season last Friday night.And with the game being shown live on local television, off and on light rain throughout the contest, an extended and packed halftime show, nine turnovers, 20 penalties, 78 […]

Gorrie, Smith lead GMS runners to Sectional titles

The weather could not have been better and the race results were also very good as the Glenwood Middle School boys and girls cross country teams each claimed team titles at Saturday’s IESA Class 3A Chatham Sectional at Community Park.Ella Gorrie started the morning off in style, winning the girls two-mile race in 12:10. She overtook Edwardsville Lincoln’s Emiley England, […]

2016 Glenwood High School Homecoming

Girls blank SHG, CS8 next this weekend

The Glenwood High School girls tennis team had little trouble in dispatching of Sacred Heart-Griffin 9-0 in CS8 action Monday in Springfield.The Titans lost a total of four games in the singles matches and 11 games over the three doubles matches.In singles, Anna Lytchakov defeated Claire Nachtwey 6-1, 6-1 at No. 1, while Medha Venigalla won 6-0, 6-0 at No. […]