The GHS Silver Streaks fell to the Peoria Notre Dame Irish tonight 49-21.
At 7:15am, Karen Angotti, founder of Rainbow Riders therapeutic horseback riding program, joins Terry Cavanaugh. And, at 8:15am, on our “Ask the Expert” hour, Chris Enroth, horticulturist from the University of Illinois Extension, is Terry’s guest. We’ll take your Fall lawn and garden questions at 342-9194.
Rainbow Riders Interview
Chris Enroth Interview
The Corporate Alliance to End Partner Violence or CAEPV, is an Illinois based organization that is partnering with the National Football League to help them write policy regarding domestic violence. This issue is at the forefront of national news with the recent allegations of abuse against several prominent NFL players. Kim is a former Illinois State University and Heartland Community College faculty member, as well as serving as a member of the National Advisory Board for the National Family Justice Center Alliance, the Advisory Board for the Allstate Foundation Domestic Violence Program, the Verizon Foundation Domestic Violence Advisory Board, and the Workplace Committee of the National Task Force to End Sexual and Domestic Violence Against Women, among others. She joined us to talk about this issue and the organization’s role with the NFL on the WGIL Morning News.
The GHS Silver Streaks football team fell to the Peoria Richwoods Knights 43-42 after overtime tonight. The Streaks are now 2-2 for the season, the Knights are 3-1. The Streaks play next at Peoria Notre Dame next Friday.
Listen to the game here:
Ryan Rickets is a 2011 GHS graduate who played football, basketball and track for the Silver Streaks. He is currently the starting left guard for the Western Illinois University football team. Ryan will graduate from Western in December but will return as a fifth year player for the Leathernecks next season. We had a chance to chat with Ryan about his high school experience in Galesburg and his career at WIU on the WGIL Morning News.
Blues artist Samantha Fish will be playing at the Fat Fish Pub in Galesburg this evening.
Samantha Fish a a young, talented blues guitarist who is currently touring the United States and Canada. The Kansas City native will play the Fat Fish Pub in Galesburg tonight. Samantha joined us to talk about her life and career on the WGIL Morning News.
The GHS Silver Streaks Football team fell in their home opener at the new Van Dyke Field to the Alleman Pioneers tonight 16-6. Both teams now stand 1-1 for the season. The Streaks will play again next Friday at United Township.
Galesburg School District Superintendnet Bart Arthur spoke to reporters Sunday night, after contract talks with the Galesburg Education Association failed again.