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Geneva school board candidates share views on advanced courses at student-led forum  Chicago Tribune

Tuesday's Geneva school board candidate forum took a different approach to the traditional format, as a group of Geneva High School students organized and ...

Geneva High School art students named as Geneva Library's Artists of the Month  Kane County Chronicle

A sculpture from one of Geneva High School teacher Al Ochsner's students is on display at the Geneva Public Library. Art students from Geneva High School ...

Geneva students organize March 19 forum for school board hopefuls  Kane County Chronicle

GENEVA – Seven social studies students gathered in a Geneva High School classroom after school for last-minute organizing of a candidate forum for nine ...

Artwork by Geneva High students featured this month at library  Chicago Daily Herald

The Geneva Public Library announces the artists for the month for March are Geneva High School art students.

Geneva City Schools will offer AP classes this upcoming school year  WTVY, Dothan

Geneva City Schools will be making changes to the curriculum with the goal of making students 'career-ready.'

Geneva High School closes building due to flooring issues  WTVY, Dothan

Geneva High School's Social Sciences Building is temporarily out of commission due to an issue with the flooring.

Geneva High School gets field ready for football  WTVY, Dothan

GENEVA, Ala (WTVY) - Geneva High School's football season is just days away. They've been working on their field all summer, and folks are wondering if it will ...

Repairs to Geneva High stadium slated for completion before first home game  Dothan Eagle

Perhaps it's the roaring sound of the crowd going wild after a big play, the taste of gooey cheese nachos from the concessions booth, or having a sense of ...

Geneva City Schools closer to hiring new superintendent  WTVY, Dothan

Geneva City Schools is down to five finalists for their superintendent position.

Geneva City Council appoints District 5 councilman  WTVY, Dothan

The Geneva City Council has been short one member for about a month now, but they won't be anymore; they held a circumstantial vote to fill the District 5 seat.

Friday night lights will be a lot safer in Geneva  WTVY, Dothan

Geneva High School's Hugh Owen Football Stadium is undergoing a huge transformation.

Geneva High School fans have a new outlet for keeping up with athletics  WTVY, Dothan

The Panther Sports Network live-streams most Geneva sports throughout the season.

Geneva bicentennial traveling exhibit opens to the public  WTVY, Dothan

A ribbon cutting was held Monday morning to kick off the celebration of the 200th anniversary of Alabama and Geneva.

Officials say Geneva stadium renovations on track  WTVY, Dothan

Hugh Owen Memorial Stadium in Geneva is being renovated and, officials say the field should be up and running by the first home game in September.

Geneva Athletes, Coach Chosen For Hall Of Fame

Geneva Athletes, Coach Chosen For Hall Of Fame - Geneva, IL - The Geneva Hall of Fame is about to grow, with three extraordinary people in Geneva sports ...

U.S. soldier from Geneva shot in head, prepares to come home  Dothan Eagle

A local soldier from Geneva was injured in an Afghanistan attack, but is expected to make a full recovery.

Vickers, III, Fletcher Stephens "Trey"  Dothan Eagle

Fletcher "Trey" Stevens Vickers, III, 52, of Geneva, Alabama, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, September 28, 2018. He was born in Tuscaloosa, AL on ...

200 Schools selected as official Alabama Bicentennial Schools  WTVY, Dothan

The Alabama Bicentennial Schools Initiative encourages all public, private, and homeschool students and teachers to participate in the celebration of Alabama's ...

Geneva's small town hardware store has made a big name for itself  Dothan Eagle

GENEVA – At 10 a.m. every day but Sundays, the busiest place in this sleepy Southern town each week may be the business located at 206 East Water Ave.

Turner, Jr., Charles Clancy  Dothan Eagle

Charles Clancy Turner, Jr., of Geneva, AL, died Saturday, September 1, 2018, at the age of 77. Funeral *service* will be held 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, September 5 ...

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Geneva ends their winning streak at 8  Finger Lakes Times

GENEVA — Streaks are made to be broken. The Geneva High School girls basketball team was riding an impressive, 8-game winning streak heading into ...

14 to be inducted into first Geneva Sports Hall of Fame on Thursday  Dothan Eagle

After a year and a half of planning, Geneva High School is set to usher in its first class of sports hall of fame inductees Thursday evening.

Constable: Geneva High School fashion competition ends in a tie  Chicago Daily Herald

Fashion experts may disagree about who ruled the red carpet at the Oscars. But Monday's weekly fashion displays at Geneva High School always end in a tie.

Geneva High School graduate dies in Christmas Day wreck  WTVY, Dothan

A single vehicle traffic accident Christmas Day took the life of a Geneva native. Lessie Scott Rodriguez, 28, died when she lost control of her car while traveling ...

Geneva High Announces Sports Hall Of Fame Inductees

From Geneva Schools: The Class of 2018 inductees into the Geneva Community High School Athletic Hall of Fame include a hall-of-fame coach, his daughter ...

14 former athletes make up first ever Geneva High School Sports Hall of Fame Class  WTVY, Dothan

Geneva - First ever Geneva High School Sports Hall of Fame Class: William R. Farrar Glen Hammond Wilmer Crews Chris Lampley Sonny Hendrix Bill Jordan

Geneva High School 2Q honor rolls | Briefs |  Finger Lakes Times

GENEVA — The following students have been named to the honor rolls for the second marking period of the 2017-18 academic year at Geneva High School.

Holley, Charles "Chuck"  Dothan Eagle

Charles "Chuck" Franklin Holley, 46, passed away on Sunday, November 11, 2018 at his residence in Dothan. He was born on October 16,1972 in Vero Beach, ...

Butler, Mary Alice Mixon  Dothan Eagle

Mrs. Mary Alice Mixon Butler, age 93 of Hartford, AL passed away on July 28, 2018 at Hartford Health Care Nursing Home surrounded by her family. Funeral ...

DuRant, Mary Nell  Dothan Eagle

Mrs. Mary Nell DuRant of Geneva, Alabama, passed away Monday evening March 26, 2018, at the age of 87. Funeral *service* will be held at 11:00 A.M. Friday, ...

Early, Gloria Faye | Obituaries  Dothan Eagle

Gloria Faye Early, of the Earlytown Community, passed away at Wiregrass Medical Center on Monday, December 17, 2018. She was 80. Funeral services will ...

BOYS BASKETBALL: Lyons just misses the mark, falls to Northstar in thriller  Finger Lakes Times

GENEVA — Upgraded over the last year, the newly renovated gymnasium at Geneva High School has already seen its fair share of games. On Friday night, it ...

Brown, Jr., Emmett Wilson | Obituaries  Dothan Eagle

Emmett Wilson Brown, Jr., of Geneva, passed away on Monday, December 10, 2018. He was 71. A Celebration of Life will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, ...

All defending state volleyball champions return for 2018 Super Regionals

Spain Park's Audrey Rothman attacks during action at the Juanita Boddie volleyball tournament at the Finley Center in Hoover, Ala., on Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018.

25 largest - and 25 smallest - high schools in Alabama

Where are Alabama's largest – and smallest – high schools? Student population varies widely. Alabama's high schools range from student ...

High school scoreboard for Jan. 29 | High School Sports

Beachwood 60, West Geauga 30. West Geauga (6-12, 4-9 CVC): Irwin 15, Wolfhope 2, Pitcock 4, M. Formichelli 4, Barnhart 3, Rogal 2. Beachwood (11-5, 8-2 ...

Opp native Les Sanders named Geneva head football coach  Dothan Eagle

Les Sanders has never played or coached at Geneva before this year, but the former Auburn High assistant knew the Panther football program well enough to ...

Despite youth, Geneva Lady Panthers on the prowl for deep playoff run  Dothan Eagle

GENEVA – The black and gold banners seize fans' attention as they enter Geneva High School's gym – proclaiming the exhilarating moments of a ...

4 teenagers arrested in online 'clown' threat made against Alabama schools

Geneva police arrested four juveniles Tuesday morning in connection to an online clown prank targeting area schools.

Geneva woman facing sentencing for murder conspiracy in Canada admired Columbine killers, court records show  Chicago Tribune

A prosecutor in Canada recommended a sentence of 20 years for a woman from west suburban Geneva who pleaded guilty last year to conspiracy to commit ...

full story » Jacobs, Marengo kick off holiday tournament season Updated Dec 20, 2018 11:09 PM  Chicago Daily Herald

The boys basketball holiday tournament season starts with a flurry this weekend and hits with the full force of a winter storm the day after Christmas.

33rd DHS band invitational a success  The Southeast Sun

Seventeen bands performed their halftime shows in hopes of getting top scores during the Daleville High School "Pride of the South" Marching Band's 33rd ...

Boys soccer: Scouting Fox Valley  Chicago Daily Herald

Here's what to expect from the high school boys soccer teams in the Fox Valley area this season.

Ashtabula Foundation announces Edward J. Harvey scholarship winners  The Star Beacon

The Ashtabula Foundation recently awarded Edward J. Harvey scholarships to six area graduates.

Scouting second round Fox Valley football playoff games  Chicago Daily Herald

Scouting second round Fox Valley football playoff games.

Glenbard West-South co-op feels joy of victory for first time By Orrin Schwarz Sep  Chicago Daily Herald

Glenbard West-South co-op won the Wildcat Championship girls swimming invitational at West Chicago.

Remembering 9/11  Kane County Chronicle

GENEVA – On the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, Mark Nadler was sitting on his porch reading the paper at the house in St. Charles Township that he and his wife ...

Four Alabamians arrested on terrorism charges after creepy clown threats  Yellowhammer News

GENEVA, Ala. — Four Alabama juveniles have been arrested after what appears to be an online clown prank gone too far. The Geneva Police Department says ...

Recording artist Shane Owens features Geneva students in country music video  Dothan First

Back in his home territory, recording artist Shane Owens is creating a music video for his new single "Where I'm Coming From."

Eagles season comes after loss to Shaw in sectional semifinals  The Star Beacon

GENEVA — Throughout the season, what the Geneva Eagles lacked in size, they made up for with quickness and flat out hustle.

Boys golf: Geneva wins Elgin invite on fifth card  Chicago Daily Herald

As a two-time returning team qualifier at the Class 3A boys golf state tournament, Geneva has been searching all fall to regain its foothold among area programs.

Looking for Santa? Here's where you can find him in the suburbs  Chicago Daily Herald

During the holidays, Santa works his magic and seems to be just about everywhere. If you are looking for him, we've got him covered in the Chicago suburbs.

Mitchum, Tyler Lee | Obituaries  Dothan Eagle

Tyler Lee Mitchum Tyler Lee Mitchum, age 30, of Geneva, AL, passed away on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident.

Harris, Danner to exchange vows - The Demopolis Times  Demopolis Times

Ricky and Rhonda Harris are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Lauren Harris, to Daniel Forrest Danner, son of Al and LeAnne ...

Second career a serendipitous fit for Geneva art teacher  Chicago Daily Herald

Being a teacher wasn't Al Ochsner's initial career choice. He followed a dream, making a living as a professional artist. But in middle age, the single father of two ...

Is a gap year after high school a good idea? Experts divided  Chicago Daily Herald

High school graduates who take a "gap year" and put off college for a year of travel, public *service* or other nonscholastic activities are relatively rare in the ...

Chicago-area woman enters guilty plea in Canada mall murder plot  Chicago Tribune

A woman from west suburban Geneva has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit murder in a plot that envisioned her and two online friends pulling out their ...

Geneva's spirited ghost tours  Kane County Chronicle

GENEVA – Ghosts abound in downtown Geneva so much that the Geneva History Museum's annual ghost tours fill up so fast the organization can hardly keep ...

Samson native appointed as Geneva County coroner  Dothan Eagle

A Samson native will get to fulfill one of his dreams after a recent appointment by Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley.

Geneva County set to elect new sheriff  Dothan Eagle

Editor's note: With the June 3 primary elections approaching, the Dothan Eagle will be interviewing candidates seeking office around the Wiregrass so residents ...

First step approved for 54000-square-foot tennis center

Tennis anyone? The ball is in Milton's court. The City of Milton Plan Commission and Common Council both approved Tuesday the first step to allow Lake ...

Troy Bank and Trust announces promotions - The Troy Messenger  Troy Messenger

Jeff Kervin, president and CEO of Troy Bank & Trust, is pleased to announce the promotions of Diane Aman, Jared Waldrop, Michael Precise and Blake Wise.

'Proud to be a Knight' Leden starts as Kaneland's superintendent  Kane County Chronicle

MAPLE PARK – Geneva High School's principal can remember Todd Leden quickly moving into a leadership role during Leden's time at the school.

Ward prepares to end career as Geneva County sheriff  Dothan Eagle

GENEVA -- Greg Ward answered what he believes was a calling to serve people. But for Ward , the calling meant more than just offering his *service* . It involved ...

Shining star: Kayla Mickelsen stays busy in Kane County as next 'American Idol' appearances loom  Kane County Chronicle

GENEVA – Maybe you saw Kayla Mickelsen on stage during the 2013 Geneva's Got Talent competition during Swedish Days.

Stephenson, Gerald "Jerry" Wise | Obituaries  Dothan Eagle

Gerald "Jerry" Wise Stephenson of Dothan, Alabama passed away in an automobile accident on February 24, 2017. He was 58. Funeral services will be ...

25 Alabama counties with highest percentage of Yankees

There is no single definition for what makes a Yankee, but a common use of the term refers to people from New England. For statistical purposes, the Census ...

Carr, Hilda Newman  Dothan Eagle

Mrs. Hilda Newman Carr, a resident of Samson, passed away Wednesday, December 16, 2015, at her residence. She was 98. She was a devoted wife, a loving ...

Minnesota Lynx 2018 season primer

Everything Minnesota Lynx fans need to know about the upcoming WNBA season.

Navigato's 28 leads Geneva past DeKalb  Chicago Daily Herald

Nate Navigato, Pace Temple and Loudon Vollbrecht are no strangers to pressure-packed basketball games. Geneva's terrific trio repeatedly made clutch plays ...

Funding tight for smaller rural libraries  Dothan Eagle

Libraries are the original Google. Marian Wynn, the director of the Emma Knox Kenan Public Library in Geneva, recently referenced the library and Google ...

Baseball: Scouting the Fox Valley  Chicago Daily Herald

Previewing the 2017 baseball season in the Fox Valley.

Conversation: Hobart Athletic Director Mike Hanna | News |  Finger Lakes Times

In a Dec. 13 interview, in his Bristol Gym campus office, Hobart College Athletic Director Mike Hanna reflects and gives voice to his life, both in out of the office.

WANTED: Your photos for our new Days of Yore gallery  Finger Lakes Times

Carrols hamburger chain was on Hamilton Street in Geneva for a short time. It opened around 1970 but in 1975 the company converted most of its stores to ...

Army Aviation Center Federal Credit Union awards $10000 in scholarships to high school students

DALEVILLE, AL (July 2, 2014) — Army Aviation Center Federal Credit Union (AACFCU) is proud to announce the winners of the 2014 scholarship, recently ...

Dress, flowers, hair – all part of the prom experience  Kane County Chronicle

Batavia parent Michelle Rush describes her two daughters' prom nights as a highlight of their high school years. She remembers that they looked beautiful, and ...

Images: Memorial Day observances from around the suburbs  Chicago Daily Herald

See images from Memorial Day observances around the suburbs. Our staff photographed parades and ceremonies from Cook, DuPage, Lake and Kane ...

Where to find Santa in Chicago suburbs  Chicago Daily Herald

Even though Santa is getting ready for Christmas Eve, he seems to be just about everywhere nowadays. How? We don't know. But at the Daily Herald, we put ...

Years biggest stories involved heartbreak, violence, and the battle against it

Among the year's biggest stories was the continued battle against heroin, a string of shootings, vehicle crashes and battles in court, along with a fight for a safer ...

HIGH SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL: Dr. Freddie Thomas sqeezes past Geneva in OT  Finger Lakes Times

By JOSHUA DeSAIN. GENEVA — Geneva sophomore Shane Sweeney delivered the biggest shot during regulation of the Panthers' ...

Lemonts Dance Squad Earns Third Straight IHSA State Finals Berth

LHS Dance Squad Goes To State - Lemont, IL - The finals will be contested on Friday, Jan. 26, and Saturday, Jan. 27, at Grossinger Motors Arena in ...

Fighting for equal treatment: Tutwiler inmate wins battle on behalf of HIV-positive prisoners

HIV-positive inmate Dana Harley talks about her experiences being integrated into the general population at Tutwiler Prison Monday, Sept. 23, 2013, in ...

Enterprise junior Dallas Howell continues to impress  Dothan Eagle

ENTERPRISE – Dallas Howell is a match-up nightmare to those trying to guard him.

Kayla Mickelsen: 'So proud' as 'Idol' run continues; local performances coming up  Kane County Chronicle

GENEVA – Kayla Mickelsen is among the final 51 performers on "American Idol." Though the Geneva High School senior received little air time on Wednesday's ...

Scouting Fox Valley boys basketball  Chicago Daily Herald

Here's a look at the boys basketball season in the Fox Valley for the 2016-17 season.

Hyde, Edith Frances  Dothan Eagle

Edith Frances Hyde, 80, of Dothan, passed away November 5, 2014 at a local hospital. Funeral services will be held 2 pm Sunday, November 9, 2014 at Sunset ...

Sanders, Jordan Engagement  Dothan Eagle

Mr. and Mrs. Bobby Stephen Sanders, Sr. are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Elizabeth Sanders, to Chase Cameron Jordan, son ...

Heieck promoted to lieutenant | News |  Finger Lakes Times

GENEVA — A 14-year veteran of the city police department has been promoted as new Police Chief Jeffrey Trickler shapes his command staff.

Thanksgiving, with an international flair  Kane County Chronicle

GENEVA – Looking every bit the role of teammates in their bright red Indiana University jackets, Sophie Garre and Diana Kyllman picked at appetizers Thursday ...

Super 25 Regional Girls Volleyball Rankings - Week 5  USA TODAY High School Sports

Each week USA TODAY High School Sports and the American Volleyball Coaches Association will release Super 25 Regional Girls Volleyball Rankings.

Traded cousin - Albert Lea Tribune  Albert Lea Tribune

Larry Pence, of Albert Lea, is the town's newest Philadelphia Phillies fan. That's because Larry's first cousin, Hunter Pence, was traded Friday from MLB's ...

Lindsay Souvannarath called herself 'Nightmare Nazi' and stabbed a pupil but authorities did nothing  Daily Mail

Lindsay Souvannarath adopted a persona called the 'Nightmare Nazi' when she joined the role-playing club of her high school in Geneva, Illinois. She is now ...

Ohio teen blames Hayden Long's suicide on school administrators after the students were told they had 'ruined  Daily Mail

Hayden Long (pictured), a 16-year-old sophomore and quarterback at Geneva High School, was found dead on Monday in his family's Geneva, Ohio, home in ...

Dexter Grimsley wins election but loses job  Dothan Eagle

Two lawyers representing a local state representative have filed a lawsuit on his behalf, challenging the “double dipping prohibition act.”

Principal clamps down on suggestive 'grinding' student dancing  Daily Mail

The Illinois school's principal wrote to tell parents that the 'sexually explicit' style will no longer be allowed at future school functions, after complaints from ...

Where to find Santa in the suburbs  Chicago Daily Herald

Whether you call him Santa Claus, Kriss Kringle, Saint Nick, Father Christmas -- the mythical man with a bag full of treats is visiting the suburbs ahead of his big ...

NRHEG royalty - Albert Lea Tribune  Albert Lea Tribune

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Army National Combine participants  247Sports

Here is a look at the list of prospects expected to participate in the 2014 U.S. Army National Combine in San Antonio on Friday, Jan. 3.

Kaneland Connection: Kaneland elementary students embrace Black History Month lessons  Kane County Chronicle

ELBURN – Deb Brubaker said she understands that John Stewart Elementary School in Elburn isn't among the most diverse schools in Kane County.

Mayo Clinic awards scholarships to grads - Albert Lea Tribune  Albert Lea Tribune

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