Posts Tagged ‘Goreville’

Johnson County, regional horsemen honored

The horse has long been one of the most iconic animals in American history. From Trigger to Secretariat to Mr. Ed, horses have held a special place in our countrys popular culture. Perhaps even more importantly, horses played a...


Goreville students participate in Traffic Safety Days

The Goreville drivers of tomorrow spent Friday afternoon attending the fourth annual Williamson County Traffic Safety Days held at the pavilion in Marion. Students between the ages of 15 and 16 who are about to start driving or...


Blackcats baseball week 3 roundup

March 31 vs. Carterville The baseball Blackcats picked up a 4-2 win over Carterville last Saturday at Goreville. Junior Dayton Tripp pitched the complete game for the victory. The Cats were ahead 1-0 after three innings. They m...


Goreville Junior High Blackcats

Junior Cats Volleyball set to finish regular season play

The Goreville Junior High girls volleyball team is about to end regular season play with only two games left before they head to regionals March 22nd. The varsity Blackcats finished second in the Silver Division at the Massac t...



6th Grade basketball

Blackcat Brodie Conley shoots against the Carrier Mills Wildcats at the 31st Annual Eldorado Youth Athletics 6th Grade Boys Basketball Tournament Monday night in Eldorado. The Blackcats are the defending tournament champions an...


101 Dalmatians

The Goreville Elementary School presented the musical “One-Hundred and One-Dalmatians” last week with a cast that included students from kindergarten through twelfth grade. Eighth grader Bailey Edwards performed as ...


Village Board holds regularly scheduled meeting

The Goreville village board met for a regularly scheduled meeting last week in which the Feb. 6 minutes were approved, the treasurers report was received and February bills were approved in the amount of $129,001.47. No old bus...


Goreville Girl Scouts celebrate 100th birthday

Goreville Girl Scouts gathered to celebrate their organization’s 100th birthday at Community of Christ church in Tunnel Hill Monday. The Girl Scouts were born March 12, 1912 and have a membership of more than 3.2 million ...



Goreville Fire Department responds to calls

The Goreville Fire Department reported two calls to fires that took place in town recently with the first call to a possible flue fire Thursday, March 1 at 1:08 a.m. to the residence of Frank and Paula Meade at 170 Rebman Ln. T...


Dixie Terry’s – News from Here & There: Mar 7

The weather continues to be the object of conversation around the country, and we will continue to take the weather warnings seriously, after seeing the havoc the recent ones have wreaked. Lots and lots of locals have contribut...