Auditions scheduled for spring musical “Gypsy”

January 14, 2014

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Children’s auditions for the Illinois Valley Community College theatre department production of the musical “Gypsy” will be Jan. 22 at 4 p.m., with a second round of auditions for adults and teenagers 14 and older Jan. 23... Read more »

Time to tie the knot

Abney Bernadini, IV Leader Staff

December 5, 2013

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Gov. Pat Quinn on Nov. 20 signed a bill that will allow gay marriage. He signed the bill on the same desk that Abraham Lincoln allegedly wrote the 1861 Inaugural Address, in order to show what an historic moment this was for the... Read more »

Nominations sought for annual Faculty Excellence Award

IV Leader Staff

December 5, 2013

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Do you have a favorite teacher or counselor who you feel deserves recognition? Students can nominate an outstanding teacher or counselor for the Stephen Charry Memorial Award for Teaching Excellence until 8 a.m. Monday, Dec.... Read more »

Tornado Turmoil

Jessie Winchel, IV Leader Staff

December 5, 2013

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When an F4 tornado hit the Washington and Wilmington areas on Sunday, Nov. 17, local towns like Dana and Streator also were affected. Brandon Urbance of Streator said a portion of the Welcome to Washington sign and photo books... Read more »

Outstanding Volunteer Award

Ali Braboy, IV Leader Staff

December 5, 2013

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On Saturday, August 17th, Professor Mark Walczynski—a history, philosophy, and criminal justice teacher at IVCC—was one among a group of individuals awarded as an Outstanding Volunteer of the Year by the Illinois Department... Read more »

Art Programs of Illinois Valley Elementary Schools

Honors Project Students

December 5, 2013

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A group of us from the Honors Project 1003 class were interested to see if any financial budgetary cuts have affected the art programs in the surrounding Illinois Valley elementary schools and if so, how the public can help. Information... Read more »