Despite a rough final round of matches Saturday at Musgrove Fieldhouse in Sterling, the Dixon wrestling team claimed the title at the 43rd annual Carson DeJarnatt tournament. Sterling took third and Newman finished fourth, with both teams boasting three individual champions.


The Dixon girls bowling team placed third at the Oregon Hawk Invitational on Saturday at Plum Hollow Lanes, while Oregon's Ava Wight took third individually. On the hardwood, the Newman girls basketball team notched its first win on Adalyn Waldschmidt's buzzer-beater, while the Rock Falls boys also picked up a victory.


People in Rock Falls and Sterling line the streets Saturday evening to honor Lt. Garrett Ramos, a Sterling firefighter who dies while fighting a house fire just before midnight on Friday.





Sterling Fire Department asks community to come out and line the procession from hospital to funeral home for Sterling firefighter who was killed in house fire