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



Dylan McGlasson of Virginia, Issac Riddle of Beardstown and Ryan Hancock of Triopia were among the 28 senior athletes honored by the Jacksonville Rotary Club during their 34th Annual Scholar-Athlet


“This is how we have come to know love: He laid down his life for us. We should also lay down our lives for our brothers and sisters.” 1 John 3:16


The Quincy High Blue Devils broke out the bats early and often as they zoomed out to a 12-0 lead after four innings, posting a 13-3 final verdict.


Mary Ellen Bandy, 93, of Girard, died Tuesday, April 24. 2018.