WPXN Coverage of SVC Boys Tournament continues on Friday with the Semi-Finals

5:45 Pre-Game

6:00 PBL vs South Newton

7:30 Watseka vs Dwight


6:00 3rd Place Game

7:30 Championship


The 2017 Ford County Republican Day Dinner will be held on Saturday, February 4 at 5pm at the Kruse Center in Gibson City.

Guest Speaker will be the Assistant Minority Leader of the Illinois House of Representatives, State Representative Chad Hays from Catlin.

A reception for Representative Hays will begin at 5pm, with the dinner and program beginning 6pm. 

Local elected officials will be introduced and a longtime Ford County Republican honored as part of the Program.

Tickets for the Lincoln Day Dinner are $35 per person and are available from any Republican precinct committee men or women, Chase McCall (217-898-3842) in Gibson City, or Kim Evans (217-379-1347) in Paxton.

Congratulations to the Watseka Warriors.  Champions of the SVC Girls Basketball Tournament. 

All-Tournament First Team
Summer Cramer, Watseka (MVP)
Kennedy Bauer, Watseka
Grace Schroeder, IW
Meara Tilstra, IW
Emery Podowicz, CC

All-Tournament Second Team
Liberty Jamison, PBL
Sydney Behrens, CC
Maya Sanchez, IW
Gabby Wessels, CP
Emily Bunting, Watseka

Honorable Mention
Rachel Dawson, Dwight

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