Author Archives: Maggie Frost

Wednesday Sports Update

Former White Sox manager Rick Renteria fell short of winning the 2020 American League Manager of the Year award.  Tampa Bay’s Kevin Cash won the award with Renteria finishing second.  The former Sox manager was named a finalist for the American League award despite being let go by the club ten days after the team…Read more »

Tuesday Sports Update

White Sox manager Tony La Russa is facing a DUI charge related to an incident in February. The case was filed October 28th, one day before the Sox announced La Russa’s hiring.  Court records show La Russa is accused of running his car into a curb on February 24th near Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. …Read more »

Monday Sports Update

 The Bears’ losing streak is now three after falling 24-17 to the Titans in Nashville.  Nick Foles threw for 335 yards and two touchdowns for Chicago, which dropped to 5-and-4.  The Bears offense struggled throughout most of the game, converting just 2-of-15 third-down opportunities against the NFL’s lowest-ranked third-down defense. Chicago faces the Vikings on…Read more »

Friday Sports Update

Tune in tonight after the five oclock news for another episode of WCMY Sports Classics. Join hosts Sean Frey and Bryer Lehr as they review memorable high school sports events from the WCMY Sports archive. Relive the game, including analysis, context, and audio clips of significant moments. The show will also be repeated on Saturday…Read more »

Thursday Sports Update

The Ottawa Township high school released a statement regarding the winter sports season. The boys & girls basketball are on an indefinite hold due the conflict between the IDPH and the IHSA. You can read the statement from OHS by clicking here.   St. Bede Academy announced yesterday they will not start basketball on Nov.…Read more »

Wednesday Sports Update

Marquette Academy announced yesterday that they would not be participating in the proposed IHSA winter basketball season if it does take place against the current recommendations of both the Illinois Department of Public Health and the Illinois State Board of Education.  The announcement comes after The Catholic Diocese of Peoria informed the schools in their…Read more »

Tuesday Sports Update

The Illinois High School Association held a meeting on Zoom Monday afternoon with 372 athletic directors from the Illinois Athletic Directors Association (There are more than 800 high schools in the IHSA). During the Zoom call the ADs were polled on if they would play basketball this winter, In the poll just 9% said they…Read more »

Monday Sports Update

Saturday was the Peoria Notre Dame Class 2A cross-country sectional held at Detweiller Park. The Lady Pirates team placed 11th Leading the way for Ottawa were: Lainey Billings with a time of 20:51 and Lexi Jett’s time of 21:02.  The Streator Lady Bulldogs Abby Seaton ran a time of 21:07 and Lily Kupec finished at…Read more »

Friday Sports Update

Tony La Russa is returning to the White Sox to be their new manager.  The three-time World Series champion began his 33-year managerial career with the Sox in 1979.  He posted a 522-and-510 record with Chicago before being fired in 1986.  The 76-year-old went on to manage the Athletics and most recently the Cardinals from…Read more »

Maggie’s Monday Meals

AKED ZITI Baked ziti is a great recipe to prepare ahead of time and heat up for a weeknight. Serve with a salad and bread and you are set! For the best deal check out this week’s Handy Foods sales flyer! Ingredients 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 onion, chopped 4 cloves garlic, minced 3 tablespoons tomato paste…Read more »