2006 Press Releases

October 12, 2006

(Springfield, IL, October 12, 2006) -- Hon. Sandra Day O'Connor (retired), the first woman to serve as Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, will receive the Lincoln Leadership Prize at the first annual Lincoln Leadership Prize Dinner to be held on Saturday evening, October 28, at the Lincoln Presidential Museum, 212 N. Sixth St., in Springfield, Illinois.

March 6, 2006

SPRINGFIELD – Timothy Christian High School, in Elmhurst, placed first in the 24th annual Illinois State Bar Association (ISBA) High School Mock Trial Invitational held at the University of Illinois at Springfield on Friday and Saturday, March 3 and 4. Teams from 49 Illinois high schools traveled to Springfield to participate in the program.

Placing second and third, respectively, in the program were: