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Highland wins Fifth Division Tournament

Highland Post 439 pitcher Jordan Smith made the most out of his second start of the season, and Blaine Ray made the most out of a second chance on Saturday in the title game of the Senior American Legion Fifth Division Baseball Tournament in West Frankfort, Ill.

Highland: Sports

Ray, Painter earn top District 22 honors

Highland Post 439 Senior American Legion baseball second baseman Blaine Ray and manager Harry Painter received top honors from Senior American Legion District 22 on Saturday, July 16 after Highland beat the Metro East Bears 6-3 to win the District 22 Playoff Tournament.

Highland: Sports

Highland Splash repeat as conference champions

The Highland Splash entered Saturday’s Midwest Swim Conference Championship at O’Fallon as the prohibitive favorite to repeat as the team champion, and they did not disappoint after separating themselves from the runner-up team by nearly 300 points by the time the season-ending meet came to a close.

Videos

Best golf holes in the metro-east

We talked to local golf professionals about the best 18 holes on metro-east courses. Here, we look at the 18th hole at Stonewolf Golf Club in Fairview Heights.
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Best golf holes in the metro-east 0:37

Best golf holes in the metro-east

Jaye Tries: Super Go-Karts 3:05

Jaye Tries: Super Go-Karts

Belleville storm debris cleanup continues 1:42

Belleville storm debris cleanup continues

Olivia Gregory sings 'Somewhere Over the Rainbow,' plays Ukulele 2:03

Olivia Gregory sings 'Somewhere Over the Rainbow,' plays Ukulele