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Biggest fish in 51-year Harkins history caught Sunday

CARTERVILLE — When John Wurtsbaught of Mattoon stepped into his boat Sunday morning, he harbored no illusions about winning the Don Sanders/Bill Harkins Four Man Tournament at Crab Orchard Lake. Read more

Anna-Jonesboro's road to the Final Four included 12 straight wins

ANNA — When the prep football season began, sportswriters and fans made predictions on which area teams would win their conferences, make the playoffs and make the deepest run. Read more

Valparaiso could be early work in progress in Valley debut

CARBONDALE — After more than 50 victories the last two seasons, Valparaiso's men's basketball team might fit in just fine in its Missouri Valley Conference debut this winter. Read more

Valparaiso University makes it official, will join MVC in July

CARBONDALE — Valparaiso University made its move to the Missouri Valley Conference official on Thursday, announcing it will join the league as its 10th member July 1. Read more


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