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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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Belleville West volleyball outlasts Althoff in a marathon thriller

Kaylee Hanger had 15 kills and 14 digs to help Belleville West come from behind in both sets to defeat Althoff 32-30, 31-29 in girls volleyball.
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Belleville West volleyball outlasts Althoff in a marathon thriller 1:53

Belleville West volleyball outlasts Althoff in a marathon thriller

Jaylon Bester giving legs to Althoff's run at an undefeated season 2:30

Jaylon Bester giving legs to Althoff's run at an undefeated season

SUV crashes into school bus in Caseyville 0:57

SUV crashes into school bus in Caseyville

Cardinals shortstop Aledmys Diaz says playing is one way to honor fallen friend Jose Fernandez 2:01

Cardinals shortstop Aledmys Diaz says playing is one way to honor fallen friend Jose Fernandez