News - Sauk Valley

Hard work earns Rock Falls preschool a gold star

ExceleRate Illinois and state board of education designate Riverdale Preschool Center a Gold Circle learning environment

Students gather around teacher Janelle Dykstra’s phone to learn about cricket sounds during instruction Thursday.
Troy Taylor

Troy E. Taylor

Was named editor for Saukvalley.com and the Gazette and Telegraph in 2021. An Illinois native, he has been a reporter or editor in daily newspapers since 1989.