Sports writer hangs up his skates (for now)

Paul “Bones” Svoboda, who for 27 years has covered sports for Belleville’s The Intelligencer, has left the newsroom.

“He’s well thought-of in the community,” said Dick Howe, a now-retired Belleville high school teacher and coach.

“He’s a great storyteller.”

What is Paul planning next? Check out this farewell piece in The Intelligencer to find out.