Gallatin County School Events Calendar
March 12, 2014 – March 22, 2014
Thu., Mar. 13 - Junior High Girls’ Volleyball – Carmi (A) 6:00
Fri., Mar. 14 - Junior High Girls’ Volleyball – Eldorado (A) 4:45 C Game/5:30 Start Time
Sat., Mar. 15 - Junior High Girls’ Volleyball – GEC Tournament (H)
9:00 a.m. Game 1 – Galatia vs. Gallatin Co.
10:00 a.m. Game 2 – Crab Orchard vs. Carrier Mills
11:00 a.m. Game 3 – Winner of Game 1 vs. Thompsonville
12:00 p.m. Game 4 – Winner of Game 2 vs. NCOE
1:00 p.m. – 3rd Place Game
2:00 p.m. - Championship
Junior High Student Council Craft Fair & Chili Cook-off 9:00 a.m.-2 p.m.
Sun., Mar. 16 - Daylight Saving Time Begins – Set Clocks Up 1 Hour
Mon., Mar. 17 - Junior High Girls’ Volleyball – Regional TBA
Tue., Mar. 18 - Internet Safety Presentation for Parents/Community (JH Gym) 6:00
Junior High Girls’ Volleyball – Regional TBA
Wed., Mar. 19 - Junior High Girls’ Volleyball – Regional TBA
High School Girls’ Softball – Fairfield (A) 4:30
High School Boys’ Baseball – Fairfield (A) 4:30
Thu., Mar. 20 - Junior High Girls’ Volleyball – Regional TBA
High School Girls’ Softball – Meridian (H) 4:30
High School Boys’ Baseball – Meridian (H) 4:30
Fri., Mar. 21 - Junior High Girls’ Volleyball – Regional TBA
High School Girls’ Softball – Dongola (A) 4:15
High School Boys’ Baseball – Dongola (A) 4:30
Mitch Ramsey of Gallatin County has advanced to the Country Financial 3-Point Showdown in Peoria.
Three other players, Ross Owens of Woodlawn, Jacob Vanwey of Sesser-Valier and Alec Valerius of
Elverado also advanced. These young men competed with twelve other shooters at NCOE Friday
evening. A total of thirty-two players will shoot it out Thursday, March 13 at the Class A state finals,
which will be held at Carver Arena in Peoria. Good luck to the four local finalists in the Country
Financial 3-Point Showdown.
PICTURED ARE (L-R) Country Financial Representative Rick Satterfield, Alec Valerius, Jacob Vanwey, Ross Owens, Mitch Ramsey, Country Financial Representative Martin Duffy, and NCOE Athletic Director Jim Tucker
March 5, 2014
At approx. 7:45 AM at the intersection of Ridgway New Haven Rd and Jackson Cemetery Road at the East side of Ridgway a vehicle driven by Stephanie Disney and a Oil Field truck collided. The truck ended up in the ditch on its side. The local Ambulance was summoned but did not take anyone to hospital. The Gallatin County Sheriff and the Illinois State Police investigated the accident. According to our reports, Mrs. Disney went to the hospital and was at fault in the wreck. It is not known if anyone got ticketed
The 4C's (Christian Community Compassion Center) in Harrisburg is having a Chicken and Dumplins Dinner on Mrch 9, 2014 from 11:00AM to 2:00 PM at the Presbyterian Chruch Annex in Harrisburg, Il.
The benefit is being held for the Food Pantry, The Helping Hands Homeless Shelter.
Freewill donations accepted. Come out and enjoy good food and help a great cause.
Attached is a information sheet outlining the needs of this great organization.