HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital (Highland) now offers an alternative surgical procedure for patients needing the removal of a colonic tumor. The combined endoscopic and laparoscopic (CEL) procedure reduces the pain and recovery time for patients.
Dan Ziegelbauer of Highland served aboard the USS Robert E. Peary, which in May 1979, rescued 448 Vietnamese refugees adrift at sea in a 50-foot fishing boat. Ziegelbauer and some of his shipmates recently had a reunion at his home.
The Highland Splash had already wrapped up its first dual-meet title in a dozen years and the last piece of business to take care of in the regular season was to swim the postponed meet against the Scott Air Force Base Sharks on Tuesday night and put a cap on a rare undefeated regular season,
Got extra produce? Get free table at the New Douglas farmers market this week. Sewer problems in Alhambra should be reported to village first. Theme of this year’s Grantfork Homecoming parade is “Vintage Toys.”
It’s going to be a little bit brighter at Highland High School this year. The Highland City Council agreed to help the school district purchase a baseball scoreboard and new lights for the tennis courts for the upcoming school year.
The Highland Post 439 Senior American Legion baseball team aced its first test of the Fifth Division Tournament after making short work of Sparta with a 10-0 seven-inning short game on Monday in West Frankfort, Ill.