GALLERY: Who do you recognize? A look at MacArthur High School students from our archives Dec 5, 2019 Dec 5, 2019 0 Discover more history at Herald-Review.com/Archives. HISTORY CORNER: A LOOK BACK 1988: Former MacArthur High School band director Bob Kruzan has been a driving force behind a program of putting musical instruments in the hands of students who could not afford to buy or rent instruments. Kruzan asked the Kiwanis Club for help and with Thompson-Kramer Music Co., 22 instruments were donated and repaired. The Kiwanis Club provided $1,000 for repairs. H&R file photo A LOOK BACK 1980: Bill Workman, a MacArthur High School sophomore and football player, helps preserve the fruits and vegetables grown in the family garden. H&R file photo HISTORY CORNER: A LOOK BACK 1974: Freshman Vince Barnett, a former Decatur MacArthur High School player, is a member of the junior varsity basketball squad at Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville. H&R file photo HISTORY CORNER: A LOOK BACK 1978: Barb Tate, 17-year-old spring graduate of MacArthur High School, continued to leave the field gasping in her wake with a final round of 79 at Scovill Golf Course to capture the championship of the 50th Decatur Herald & Review City Women's Amateur golf tournament with a 54-hole total of 245. H&R file photo HISTORY CORNER: A LOOK BACK 1987: MacArthur's James Woodland takes it up against Lincoln's Mike Thomas. Lincoln won, 77-50. H&R file photo HISTORY CORNER: A LOOK BACK 1978: Nancy Kramer of MacArthur leads the pack in the two-mile at a state meet. H&R file photo HISTORY CORNER: A LOOK BACK 1988: Jeremy Moore, left, and Glenn Kraemer are Macon County soccer player and coach of the year. Moore is on the MacArthur soccer team and Kraemer is the coach. H&R file photo HISTORY CORNER: A LOOK BACK 1991: MacArthur catcher Brad Peck tags out Stephen Decatur left fielder David Rudd (15) trying to steal home. Stephen Decatur won 9-3. H&R file photo HISTORY CORNER: A LOOK BACK 1991: MacArthur pitcher Jeff Martin tags out Urbana's Torbin Rothgeb between first and second base. MacArthur fell, 8-5. H&R file photo History Corner: A Look Back 1990: Taking a fall: MacArthur's Terra Tyus stumbles during the 100-meter hurdle race in the sectionals. H&R File Photo History Corner: A Look Back 1973: Vince Barnett, MacArthur High School's 6-foot-5 senior, was named to the Decatur Thanksgiving Classic all-star team. H&R File Photo History Corner: A Look Back 1979: MacArthur's Steve Phillips - slick in the outfield or on the mound. H&R file photo HISTORY CORNER: A LOOK BACK 1990: MacArthur goalie Brett Johnson makes a stop against Urbana. The teams played to a 1-1 tie. Mitch Maddox had MacArthur's goal. It was MacArthur's fourth tie, along with four victories and four losses. Johnson had 11 saves. H&R file photo HISTORY CORNER: A LOOK BACK 1981: Three MacArthur High School girls were chosen for the All-City softball team. From left are, junior Michelle Moffett, freshman Chris Puckett and junior Patty Wortman. Moffett, an outfielder, batted .278 and drove in 10 runs. Puckett, an infielder, batted .246 and stole 29 bases. Wortman, an infielder, batted .388. H&R file photo HISTORY CORNER: A LOOK BACK 1981: Offensive and defensive backs for MacArthur High School's football team are, from left, Danny Lee, Kyle Risby and Terry Spence. H&R file photo HISTORY CORNER: A LOOK BACK 1989: MacArthur's Lemont Chambliss is stopped by Bloomington's Jason Keene seconds before the end of the first half and just short of a touchdown. Chambliss rushed for 95 yards on 19 carries and came up with two interceptions. MacArthur won 20-14. H&R file photo A LOOK BACK 1983: Rhonda Young serves a MacArthur High School classmate at the Burger King at 1101 N. Illinois 48. Rhonda is the daughter of the Rev. and Mrs. Herbert Houston. H&R file photo 0 comments Tags Gallery History In Decatur History History Gallery Local-history Related to this collection +2 Education MacArthur High School's drumline carries on musical tradition Jan 20, 2019 DECATUR – Some of the cadences played by the MacArthur High School drumline date back years.