November 15, 2011

Central Illinois APA Conducts Inaugural Cues for Kids Pool Tournament

Starship Billiards in Decatur, Ill., played host to the Inaugural Cues for Kids Pool Tournament to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Illinois.  During the tournament on Oct. 29, $999 was raised for the organization. The goal of the event was to not only raise money for Big Brothers […]
November 9, 2010

Central Illinois APA Helps One of Their Own

When a fire destroyed the home and belongings of APA member Rick Berg, his Central Illinois APA family sprang into action, helping anyway they could.  Taking up a collection for clothes and toys to help replace the tangible items Rick, his wife Susan, and their 18-month-old son Caleb desperately needed […]
May 5, 2010

Central Illinois APA Announces “Cues for Kids” Campaign

Central Illinois APA announced a partnership with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Illinois.  The fundraiser, called “Cues for Kids”, will run the entire 2010-2011 League year.  Donations can be made through weekly team envelopes, or via collection jugs that will be set up at all Central Illinois APA events.  […]
February 8, 2010

Central Illinois Teddy Bear Tourney Pays Homage to Longtime APA Member and Location Owner

When longtime APA member and Host Location owner Bill “Teddy Bear” Wetherell passed away last September, Central Illinois League Operator Kim Jones knew she was going to keep his memory alive somehow.  On Jan. 30 she fulfilled that mission by holding a 3-on-3 charity tournament in Wetherell’s honor.   The tournament […]