The Finance Committee met to review appropriations for 2018 on Tuesday.
The Beardstown Main Street and the Late Knight Cruisers would like to invite the public to the 8th Annual Cruise In on July 15, starting at 6 p.m. on the Beardstown Square.
Like a great many dramas, the Virginia police chief saga concluded with a surprise ending at Monday evening’s City Council session when Mayor Reg Brunk reappointed Ron Boris as police chief.
The Beardstown High School track was recently resurfaced and striped - a much-needed improvement, according to Athletic Director Josh Sorrells.
This week in Chip's Corner, E.J.
The District 7 Little League Tournaments are in full swing throughout the area.
The Tri-County Thunder was forced to play out of the loser’s bracket, making them play eight games in three days, before finishing third in the Matoon NSA Tournament.
When I say the word “worship,” what comes to your mind? Perhaps you would think about admiring someone, or maybe being obsessed with someone or something.
When you mention bees to most people, images of golden-yellow honey bees come to mind. However, there is a lot more to bees than the honey bee.
I think this week I have talked more about Japanese Beetles either on the phone, email, social media, or in person than anything else.
Crimestoppers of Morgan & Scott County are requesting information to assist the Morgan County Sheriff’s Department in their investigation of a recent burglary.
Black Oak Church, rural Beardstown, will hold its monthly potluck dinner and Singspiration on Saturday, July 8. Dinner will begin at 5 p.m. followed by an open-mic sing at 6 p.m.
Donald Dean “Donnie” Ellis, 53, of Peoria, formerly of Rushville, passed away at 11:18 a.m. Thursday, June 29, at OSF St. Frances Medical Center in Peoria.
John Francis “Jack” Driscoll, 82, of Rushville, passed away at 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 28, at his residence.
Doris Eileen Ring, 90, died Thursday, June 29, due to complications of cancer. Visitation was from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 2 at Iles Grandview Park Chapel. Graveside services were at 10 a.m.
There Is No Good Card For This: What To Say and Do When Life is Scary, Awful, and Unfair to People You Love by Kelsey Crowe
I feel like we’re getting spoiled with this weather. Maybe we’re just getting lucky, and I’m sure most of us will take this for the rest of the summer.
From time to time I am asked about the origin of Cass County place names, so let’s take a look.
During recent years, research on the benefits of gardening has been capturing more attention.
Greetings from the Ridge.
This week in Chip's Corner, Chip reviews Coach Brad Underwood's picks; Brandon Paul gets a contract with the Spurs; the Cubs pick up Jesse Quintana; and Denny Hamlin gets his first win of the seaso