Irving Tigers, Who Lost At State, Win At Home With Surprise Bobby Portis Visit

Thursday, February 15, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Chicago Bulls power forward Bobby Portis visits Irving Middle School on Feb. 14. | Courtesy District 89 

The Maywood Irving Tigers basketball team has been riding on a cloud lately. The team made history on Feb. 7, when they defeated Calumet City Dolton, 42 to 38, during a game in Markham to advance to the Elite 8 in the Illinois Elementary School Association’s state basketball tournament.

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COMMUNITY REWIND: Emerson School Holds ‘McTeachers’ Night at Maywood McDonald’s

Larry and Aja were so happy to meet the IncrediBulls at the Emerson School McTeacher’s Night. Photos courtesy McDonald’s Franchise Owners. Wednesday, May 20, 2015 || By COMMUNITY EDITOR It may be May, but it’s not too late to relive Emerson School’s McTeacher’s Night, which was held in March at a Maywood McDonald’s, 11 N. First Avenue. According to a statement released by the McDonald’s … Continue reading COMMUNITY REWIND: Emerson School Holds ‘McTeachers’ Night at Maywood McDonald’s