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Highland wins the battle of Bulldogs in key MVC clash

After the Highland High School Bulldogs and host Waterloo High School Bulldogs locked up in a scoreless defensive draw in the first half, Waterloo High School lit up the scoreboard first to open the second half, but Highland’s dominant defense and running game powered it to the 14-3 come-from-behind victory in a key Mississippi Valley Conference clash.

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Highland youth hockey club seeking players

The Highland Bulldogs Hockey Club (HBHC) is inviting any interested players to contact the team for the upcoming 2016-2017 hockey season. No experience is necessary, and there are no fees to participate in tryouts. The team will help outfit the players with the necessary equipment to try this fast-paced, exciting sport.

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State association honors Highland, Breese hospitals for quality

HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital-Highland and HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital-Breese were both honored recently by the Illinois Health and Hospital Association (IHA) for their innovative quality improvement best practices. Highland was recognized with a Quality Excellence Achievement Award in the Rural/Critical Access Hospital category and for its project on preventing Sepsis. Breese was recognized for its quality improvement project, on hypertension.

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Mother of kidnapped Madison County girl waits to talk to daughter again

Jennifer Derleth, the mother of the Madison County teen who was kidnapped with her newborn son, waits for her daughter to call her once her plane lands in St. Louis. Katherine Derleth, 13, and her infant son, Christopher Ray Derleth were rescued in West Virginia after being kidnapped by Katherine's stepfather, Christopher M. Derleth, who was taken into custody.
George Pawlaczyk gpawlaczyk@bnd.com
Mother of kidnapped Madison County girl waits to talk to daughter again 2:17

Mother of kidnapped Madison County girl waits to talk to daughter again

Cahokia School Superintendent Art Ryan 1:29

Cahokia School Superintendent Art Ryan

Ben's in Belleville celebrating 40 years 2:42

Ben's in Belleville celebrating 40 years

Granite City North High School Steelers memorial statue unveiled 0:35

Granite City North High School Steelers memorial statue unveiled