All posts by Elburn Herald

  • St. Charles East downs Kaneland

    Knights prevail over Foxes ST. CHARLES—The Kaneland Knights softball team fell to the St. Charles East Fighting Saints by a score of 5-2 last April 1. Tuesday saw a reversal of fortunes, as KHS dispatched the Foxes...

    • Posted April 10, 2015
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  • Senior Dan Hammermeister (above) waits for his pitch against O’Fallon Saturday. Junior Jake Marczuk (below) hit a single to right field and sprints down the first base line to beat the throw to first Saturday in Emerson, Ga. The Knights played six games in Kentucky and Georgia. 							       Photos by Mary Paulson
    Heading home

    Knights close out spring break trip with 2-4 record EMERSON, GA.—The Knights are happy to be home. After dropping its first two games during the early portion of their annual spring break trip, the Kaneland baseball team...

    • Posted April 10, 2015
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  • Short handed

    Knights lose first game during spring break, bounce back with full-strength win KANELAND—Playing without 10 varsity players, a shorthanded Kaneland girls soccer team lost to West Aurora 5-1 on April 2, during spring break. It was Kaneland’s...

    • Posted April 10, 2015
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  • April 9 sports recap

    Don’t see your results in the Elburn Herald? Have your coach email them to sports@elburnherald.com or fax them to (630) 365-2251. Sophomore Softball April 1 vs. St. Charles East—The Knights mounted a great comeback in their 8-7...

    • Posted April 10, 2015
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  • Brundige serving as Monmouth College Scot Ambassador

    MONMOUTH, Ill.—Margaret Brundige of Elburn, a sophomore at Monmouth College, is serving as one of the college’s Scot Ambassadors this academic year. Whenever prospective students visit Monmouth’s campus, Scot Ambassadors provide friendly and helpful assistance. Leading tours,...

    • Posted April 10, 2015
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  • Elburn’s Taylor in Alternative Spring Break

    MOUNT VERNON, IOWA—Katherine Taylor of Elburn is one of more than 100 students participating in Cornell College’s Alternative Spring Break. Students involved with Alternative Spring Break spend their weeklong break on a service trip. Taylor is taking...

    • Posted April 10, 2015
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    Sarah J. Dolder

    Sarah Jeanette Dolder, 90, of Maple Park, died Tuesday, March 31, 2015, at Delnor Hospital, Geneva. She was born Oct. 31, 1924, in Dudley, Ga., the daughter of John and Lola (Kemp) Wood. Sarah married John Frederick...

    • Posted April 10, 2015
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  • Margaret E. Jeter

    Margaret E. Jeter, 102, formerly of the Meadows Apartments in Elburn, passed away quietly Easter morning, Sunday, April 5, 2015. Arrangements are being handled with care by Conley Funeral Home. For more information, call (630) 365-6414.

    • Posted April 10, 2015
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    Naomi Simpson Jones

    Naomi Simpson Jones died March 22, 2015, at the home of her daughter and son-in-law, Don and Linda Knudsen. She was born to the late Albert and Elizabeth Simpson in Washington, Iowa, in 1917. She is preceded...

    • Posted April 10, 2015
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    Hill receives best birthday present ever

    KANEVILLE—Kaneville resident Pat Hill recently received what was, in her words, the best birthday present ever. After six months of chemotherapy, Hill received news from her cancer doctor on Feb. 20 that she had no more measurable...

    • Posted April 4, 2015
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    Brown eggs revisited

    by Janet Lagerloef Owner, The Catering Gourmets, Sugar Grove I was going to share my secrets for a scrumptious pot roast in this month’s column, but minutes after “Of Roosters and cream puffs” came out last month,...

    • Posted April 4, 2015
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  • Election: April 7 Kaneland School Board ballot change

    KANELAND—There has been a slight change to the order the candidates for the Kaneland School Board will appear from Voter Infotmation Guide that was included in the Elburn Herald’s March 12 edition. The ballot printed in the...

    • Posted April 3, 2015
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  • Easter Egg hunt at Family Life Church

    ELBURN—A Free Easter egg hunt will take place Saturday, April 4, at 11 a.m. at Family Life Church, 44W555 Keslinger Road, Elburn. Celebrate Easter with the church, including a full day of games and a field full...

    • Posted April 3, 2015
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  • The wait

    Idle soccer focuses on next challenges by Doug Oleson KANELAND—It was late in the second half of the girls soccer match in Belvidere on Saturday, March 21, when a pigeon flew onto the light structure high above...

    • Posted April 2, 2015
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  • Kaneland United Soccer Club seeks coaches

    ELBURN—The Kaneland United Soccer Club seeks seven recreational soccer coaches—five needed at the U6 level, and one needed at the U8 and U12 levels. If the club is unable to find coaches, teams and rosters will be...

    • Posted April 2, 2015
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  • Kaneland Sports Boosters spring fundraiser April 18

    GENEVA—The Kaneland Sports Boosters will host their annual spring fundraiser, a Knight to Remember with Red Woody, on Saturday, April 18, from 7 to 11 p.m. at Mill Creek Golf Club in Geneva. The event featues a...

    • Posted April 2, 2015
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    Photo: From fifth seed to … champions!

    The Kaneland youth basketball league held a “March Madness” style, single-elimination tournament at Kaneland Harter Middle School on March 21. The fifth/sixth grade boys team from Sugar Grove was seeded fifth going into the tournament, and wound...

    • Posted April 2, 2015
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  • April 2 sports recap

    Don’t see your results in the Elburn Herald? Have your coach email them to sports@elburnherald.com or fax them to (630) 365-2251. Girls Soph. Soccer March 18 vs. IMSA—The Knights defeated the Titans 8-0. Gabriela Falleto had three...

    • Posted April 2, 2015
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  • Junior Joe Laudont makes an incredible play at home to get the final out in the inning, but the Knights couldn’t take down the St. Xavier Tigers in Louisville, Ken. The 4-1 loss on Monday was followed up with a 4-2 loss to Atlanta’s St. Pius Tuesday. The baseball team finishes up their spring break trip with four games in Emerson, Ga.   			   Photo by Mary Paulson
    No break

    Baseball travels for spring break games LOUISVILLE, KY.—The Knights baseball team finally took the field in 2015, losing to Louisville, Ken.-based St. Xavier 4-1 during the opening game of their spring break trip. Colton Fellows pitched 3.1...

    • Posted April 2, 2015
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  • Election: Kaneland School Board

    Eight candidates will vie for four open Kaneland School Board trustee seats on the April 7 Consolidated Election ballot. Jerry Elliott Jerry Elliott is one of four non-incumbent candidates seeking a seat on the Kaneland School Board...

    • Posted April 2, 2015
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