Carey awarded IPPA scholarship

    Shelby Carey of Beardstown has been selected as a recipient of a $2,000 Gold Scholarship from the Illinois Pork Producers Association for the 2016-17 school year.

Punt, Pass, and Kick competition

    Sixteen boys and girls took part in the NFL Punt, Pass and Kick competition hosted by the Beardstown Park District on Sept.

Fall Fun Festival 2016 contest winners

2016 Fall Fun Festival Royalty
Queen—Maddie Ashcraft
Princess—Gretchen Swartz
Prince—Draydin Wrobleski
Little Miss—Addi McClenning
Little Mister—Joaquin Solano

Police News 9/29

Beardstown Police News

Courthouse News 9/29

Courthouse News
    Aisha Kapinga Kanyinda and Roger Shangala Kongolo
    Robert E. Cunningham, Greenview and Kara M. Reichert, Greenview.

Tiger Soccer win streak ends at 10

    Someone wise once said, “All good things must end,” and end it did for the BHS Soccer team as they dropped a hard fought 1-0 battle to Quincy Notre Dame ending 10-game win streak.

Chip's Corner 9/29

This week in Chip's Corner, Miami Marlins all-star pitcher Jose Fernandez dies in boat accident; Mike Small has the Illini golf program on top; some of the top college coaches find winning tough in

Area Volleyball Results

    Beardstown’s Lady Tigers were soundly beaten by the Southeastern Lady Suns in two sets by the identical scores of 25-12, 25-12.

Trojans suffer heart-breaking 36-30 loss

    It was a tale of two halves. Triopia led 22-6 at the midway break, and Brown County rallied in the second session for a 36-30 WIVC North Division win.

Legendary Arnold Palmer dead at age 87

    The King is dead. Arnie’s beloved army is no more. The General is gone.

Tigers run roughshod over the Routt Rockets in a 66-34 beatdown

    A bevy of flagrant personal misconduct flags by Routt (six),  all in the first half, and a coach’s confrontation with the officiating crew, marred a blistering offensive show by the visiting BH

Hunter safety course in Oct.

    Area residents will have the opportunity to learn basic principles of safe hunting at a Department of Natural Resources hunter safety course scheduled at the U of I Extension Funk Building in W

St. Augustine card party

    The St. Augustine church in Ashland is having their annual card party on Oct. 11 at 6:30 p.m. There will be a salad buffet and door prizes throughout the evening.

United Methodist Church producing new directory

    The Virginia United Methodist Church, along with Lifetouch Photograhy, are  producing a new pictorial directory.

UMW Night Circle

    The Sept. 14 meeting of the Arenzville UMW Night Circle met at the home of Ellen Stocker. “Humble and Kind” by Tim McGraw was listened to by the group before the lesson began.

Lutheran Christ- Centered Theology

    The defining characteristic of Lutheran theology is its christology; or to put it another way, a defining characteristic of Lutheran theology is its reliance on the person of Jesus Christ as th

New physician

    The Cass County Health Clinic has announced the addition of a new provider to their team, Dr. Abdul Royeen. Dr.

LLCC blood drive

    Beardstown Lincoln Land Community College will host a community blood drive from 2:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 6 at 109 White Pine Lane, inside the Bloodmobile.

Triopia blood drive

    Triopia High School will host a community blood drive from 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 4 at 2204 Concord Arenzville Road, inside Gym Foyer.

Two By Two concert

    West-central Illinois area based Southern Gospel Trio, Two By Two, will appear in concert Saturday, Oct. 8, at 7:30 p.m. at Woodland Church of the Brethren, Astoria.

Wade family reunion

    Thirty-six descendants of Owen and Cynthia Wade met Sunday, Aug. 21 for a 1 p.m. potluck reunion at the Detroit town hall.


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