Several cars were involved in an accident on the Arenzville Road late Wednesday afternoon. All vehicles sustained damage. Please pick up the December 25 edition of the Star-Gazette for details.
    On Friday, Dec. 12, a little girl all dressed in her finest Christmas clothes opened her front door with bright, expectant eyes to the sight every child dreams about. She looked up into the smiling face of Santa Claus!    Some of you will recall... more
    The ELKS Lodge #1007 of Beardstown has donated money from its BINGO account to school districts where their members reside. Virginia, Triopia, Beardstown, and Rushville received donations. Three of those districts chose to use their donation... more
    Five law enforcement officers from three different departments were honored Tuesday at the Beardstown City Council. The officers were recognized for their professionalism and teamwork during the homicide investigation of an seven-month-old child... more
As part of Project Chloe Cares, approximately 600 fire detectors were distributed to students in kindergarten through fifth grade at Gard. Detectors were also being distributed at Grand Avenue School and Beardstown Christian Academy.  Beardstown... more
Don't forget to submit your letters to Santa Claus. We will print all letters to Santa from children (toddlers to 12) in the December 25 issue of the Cass County Star Gazette. Send letters to: Letters to Santa c/o Cass County Star Gazette PO Box... more



This week in Chip's Corner, the Illini lose to Oregon; Jason Hammel is excited to be with the Cubs; and Adrian Peterson's appeal fails.