Wade Creech of Sheridan has been charged with being under the influence of a controlled substance, criminal entry and interference with a police officer after allegedly entering a house on Illinois Street armed with a sword.
An estimated 250 to 300 people attended this year's Friends of the Library Auction. Nearly 200 items from art and books to gift certificates and dinners were sold during the silent and live auctions, and six raffle boxes of gifts were given away.
Students, staff, faculty and visitors to Highland Park Elementary gather for group shot (Photo by Pat Blair)
From left, former Highland Park principal Brent Leibach, Principal Scott Cleland, State Superintendent Cindy Hill (Photo by Pat Blair)
Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill visited Sheridan's Highland Park Elementary School on Wednesday morning to honor students, teachers and staff for being designated a 2014 Blue Ribbon School.