Marengo 12U Travel Softball #1 in Beloit

The Marengo Girls 12U Softball team traveled to Beloit, Wisconsin the weekend of June 5, 201, where they participated in the USSSA Maitland Memorial Fast-Pitch Tournament.

The Calm After the Storm

On July 11, 2011 Marengo and the surrounding areas were hit by one of the most powerful weather systems experienced in years.

Marengo Rescue Squad 50th Anniversary

Gordon Lee said he remembers his first call for the Marengo Rescue Squad on July 12, 1961.

Inside the Marengo Police Department, August 2011

As I sit here in the cool, air-conditioned office writing this article, I am reminded that outside we are experiencing a July heat wave of epic proportions.

News from Marengo Fire and Rescue District August 2011

This camp is designed for children who have suffered burn injuries. This was the camp’s 21st year.

From the Union Fire Dept: August 2011

The weather this past winter and summer has been, to date, significant and eventful!

News from cePTA

Bursting With Gratitude Thanks to the cooperation of many local businesses with cePTA, (the Concerned Elementary Parent Teacher Organization), we were able to show our appreciation to the staff of District #165.

MCHS Digital Learning Environment (1-1 Computer Pilot Program)

In May, the Marengo Community High School District Board of Education approved expanding a netbook computer pilot (Digital Learning Environment) program.

Top 10 Reasons We Love Summer in Marengo

Top 10 Reasons We Love Summer in Marengo

Local Spotlight: Marril Corsen Media Project, LTD

There has been a growing nationwide concern that many rural, or small towns like Marengo, have been losing their sense of community.