Tiger Wresatler Lalo Munoz is seconds away from scoring a pin during the IHSA sectional wrestling tournament held last weekend in Petersburg.  Munoz, along with teammates Chad Grimm and Alexis Gil will wrestle this weekend at the IHSA state meet in... more
Alexis Gil takes his opponent hard to the mat during IHSA Sectionals held in Petersburg last Saturday.  Gil will join Tiger teammates Chad Grimm and Lalo Munoz at the IHSA state meet this weekend in Champaign
Regional Champs  — Triopia’s Lady Trojans captured the regional trophy with a thrilling 56-54 win over West Central’s Lady Cougars.  Team members include (front row from left)  Hailey Reynolds, Kira Sayre, Ashtyn Rouland, Payton Dawson,  Emily... more
Linda Brown, Virginia teacher, helps students make bookmarks for their new books as part of the Raise a Reader program.
Business of the Month ­—Save A Lot has been selected as the Beardstown Chamber of Commerce’s business of the month.  Representing the store and its employees are: Brian Warden, manager, Steve Sloan, Bianca Atriano, Jon Nall, and Terry Cadwell.
Hometown Hero — KHQA Channel 7’s  David Amelotti presented Star-Gazette Sports Editor Don Chipman with a Hometown Hero award Tuesday night prior to the start of the Beardstown-Lewistown basketball game at the BHS gym. Chipman’s family was on hand to... more



The BHS Tigers took care of business on their home hardwood by downing Pittsfield 52-46 last week.


    Dorothy Maxine Booth, 53, of Beardstown, died Monday, Feb.11, at her home.