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▪ A Swansea mother of three and roller derby ace was killed when a pickup struck her on the shoulder of Interstate 55 where her car broke down. Her roller derby teammates have begun thinking about how to honor her in the upcoming season.
▪ Crusaders clinch their fourth unbeaten regular season in school history in a heavyweight battle against Triad. A late interception by Althoff’s Edwyn Brown helps seal the win.
▪ An Illinois Department of Corrections guard who became the target of a fraud investigation after he participated in a fishing tournament while out on total disability collected $48,000 tax-free for his injury. The guard spent 352 days off work, but on full pay, after stating he was incapable of working following an inmate fight in October 2013.