All Pro Division
Both games were close battles in Tuesday’s All-Pro Division action of the Beardstown Youth Basketball League.
BHS vs. W. Central
The BHS Tigers are on a mini two-game win streak, topping North Fulton 69-40, and nipped archrival Rushville /Industry in a road win 35-32 last Friday.
The Beardstown Area Special Olympics held an eight-team tournament last Saturday at the BHS Senior Gym.
On Jan. 8, Beardstown Elks Club #1007 held their annual Hoop Shoot at the Beardstown Park District Community Center.
Sometimes you just need to read a really good story on commitment. I shared this with my congregation on Sunday. William Borden, in the late 1800s, was born into the right family.
Black Oak Church will hold its first Gospel Singspiration/Potluck of the New Year on Saturday, January 14. Beginning with a potluck meal at 5 p.m., the Open Mic Sing will start at 6 p.m.
The First Congregational Church, 119 W. Third Street, will hold its Annual Meeting on Sunday, Jan. 22. The schedule is as follows:
9:30 a.m. Sunday School
Friday was such a cold day, but we finished up closing the shop. I’ve been trying to stay busy by catching up on chores that I let get behind.
Popular belief holds that Illinois always has been a free state. Popular belief is dead wrong.
Greetings from the Ridge.
Charles “Ike” Weishaar will celebrate his 97th birthday on Sunday, Jan. 15 from 1 - 3 p.m. at the VFW Post 1239 at 610 E 4th St. in Beardstown.
The Beardstown Houston Memorial Library will be starting a new group called the CrafterWORKS club - it is a club for adults that meets the last Thursday of every month to complete a craft or pr
Virginia will lose two popular educators, the school superintendent and a high school teacher at the end of this school year.
The second Annual Coyote Hunt to benefit the Cass County Food Pantry will be held from Friday, Jan. 20 to Sunday, Jan. 22.
A residence located at 1106 Lafayette Street in Beardstown caught fire early Saturday morning.
In response to a new state law, Virginia City Council members on Monday evening gave final approval to a travel, meal and lodging expense ordinance.