The Highland American Legion Post 439 Senior baseball team won back-to-back games in dominant fashion. First on Wednesday, Highland ripped the visiting Trenton Post 778 Gators 11-3. Then on Thursday night, Post 439 traveled to Belleville’s Whitey Herzog Field and turned back the host Post 58 Hilgards 6-2.
Hard Road Theatre Productions, in association with the Highland Arts Council and sponsored by Bradford National Bank, invites you to join in an evening of magic and enchantment as they present Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Jr.
801 Main Street, Chapter 9, by Clifford W. Collins, was called: Our Neighbors in Highland. Cliff wrote articles about Highland when Russ Hoffman, the late editor of the News Leader, was on vacation or just plain busy.
The annual Marine Homecoming will be held on Friday, June 24 and Saturday, June 25 at Marine City Park. There will be rides, games and bingo. Food and beer stands open at 5 p.m. There will also be an antique tractor and gas engine display.
The Highland Splash summer swim team served as rude hosts in their home opener as they took the sting out of the severely shorthanded Kingspoint Stingrays, 444 to 73, on Tuesday, June 21 at Highland Community Pool to remain perfect on the season at 3-0.
Highland native Geoff Hartlieb signed a standard minor league contract with Major League Baseball’s Pittsburgh Pirates last Friday after being drafted the weekend before in the 29th round by the Pirates.
The U.S. Supreme Court has rejected allegations that the Illinois Supreme Court was biased when it rejected a $10 billion trial court judgment against tobacco giant Philip Morris that originated in Madison County.