Take away –Beardstown's Yecenia Leon, playing some tough defense, takes the ball away from a Riverton player in the Lady Tigers' own end of the field and breaks toward the Riverton goal in soccer action Saturday morning at Roy Roberts Park. (Photo... more
On the run – Lady Tiger Micha Carlock advances the ball up the field ahead of a Riverton defender in soccer action Saturday morning. Riverton handed the Lady Tigers a 2-0 defeat on their home turf in a tightly contested match.
No business like show business – Cast members from A-C Central’s production of “Once Upon A Mattress” rehearse a song during the first act of the play to be presented this weekend at A-C Central High School in Ashland.  Curtain times for the show... more
Road rage? – The bumper cars were the rage for would-be young drivers attending the  Family Fun Night Saturday, sponsored by the First Christian Church.  (Photo by Brian DeLoche.)
Minor injuries reported – Beardstown Police and Cass County Sheriff’s deputies controlled traffic and secured the scene, while responding Beardstown Ambulance Crews tended the injured following a 2-car crash Wednesday evening at Jct. 67, 100 &... more




It is hard to believe that more than two weeks have passed since Easter. Time sure does have a way of passing us by, and life sure does have a way of quickly taking over.


The Beardstown Lady Tigers Soccer team played twice this past week, although they dropped both games, the hometown ladies were very competitive and are showing improvement with every outing.


Mildred Eileen Dunbar, 96, of Rushville, passed away at 6:18 a.m. Monday, April 16, at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield.