Today's News

  • PHOTOS: Kids at Play

    Youth baseball and softball games are happening all over the area.

  • Vandalia Men's Slo-Pitch Results (June 3 and 10)

    Monday, June 10
    Game 1
    Riedle Law Firm 15
    Stout Adjustment 3
    •For Riedle: Tim Schukar, 3 2B; Dallas Gray, 2 2B.
    •For Stout: Reid McKinley, 2B.
    Game 2
    Riedle 11
    Stout 2
    •For Riedle: Dallas Gray, 3B; Chris Matthews, 2B.
    •For Stout: Kyle Campbell, 3B; Eli Keppler, 2B.
    Game 3
    BCH Auto Detail 23
    Montgomery Plumbing 8
    •For BCH: Kyle Aukamp, 3B, 2B; Justin Atwood, 2B.
    •For Montgomery: Jon Hawthorne, 3B.
    Game 4
    BCH 7

  • PHOTOS: Dancers Perform at Regional Competitions

    Several members of Beautiful Chaos Dance Center recently competed at a pair of regional competitions.

    At the Midwest Cheer and Dance Championships in St. Louis, the senior dance team place first, and the junior dance team placed second with hip-hop routines.

    At the Showstoppers Regional Competition in St. Charles, Mo., the senior dance team placed first in hip-hop and jazz, and second in lyrical.

    The junior dance team placed first in hip-hop and jazz, and second in lyrical.

  • Two kids camps in Vandalia next week

    Jr. Vandal football camp is next week

    The Jr. Vandal football camp will be held from June 17-21.

    Students entering grades 2-6 may register for the camp, which will be held from 8:30-10 a.m. at Mark Greer Field.

    There will be no contact hits at the camp.

    The registration cost is $35.

    For more information, contact high school football coach John Stout at jstout@vandals.k12.il.us, or call the school at 283-5155.

    Jr. Lady Vandal volleyball camp starts next week

  • Continuing for the Fight
  • And the band played on...at Busch Stadium
  • First Paramedicine Graduates at KC
  • KC KICK classes at Vandalia in June

    The Office of Continuing/Community Education at Kaskaskia College has announced the schedule for KICK classes in June at the Vandalia Campus, located at 2310 W. Fillmore St. in Vandalia.

  • Kaskaskia College

    Utah concealed carry course
    Kaskaskia College will offer a Utah concealed carry course on Saturday, June 29, from 8 a.m.-noon, at the KC Vandalia Campus.
    The Utah CFP permit training class takes four hours. Firing of a firearm is not required to obtain the non-resident Utah concealed firearm permit. The permit is valid for five years, and training is not required for renewal.

  • Johnson picked for Boys State

    Crawford-Hale American Legion Post 95 in Vandalia selected Justin Johnson to attend the Illinois 78th annual session of Boys State on the campus of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
    Johnson, who will be a senior at Vandalia Community High School, is the son of Patrick and Amy Johnson.
    Boys State, being held June 8-14, is a seven-day, hands-on experience in the operation and fundamentals of government through doing, not just learning. They work together and form a state that is unlike any other.