With the support of local businessmen, 43 eager Virginia High School students were able to experience this year’s Farm Progress Show in Decatur.    Todd Behrends of Virginia’s Country Financial office made it possible for all of the school’s... more
    Triopia will hold its Homecoming celebration on Sept. 16 at 6:30 p.m., with coronation at 7 p.m. The dance will conclude at 9:30 p.m., with a bonfire to follow. The Homecoming court is as follows:    Pictured front row, left to right: Jaelyn... more
    Beardstown Shudo Kan Karate & Fitness held a ribbon cutting on Monday, Aug. 28.    The fitness studio opened its doors one year ago, and offers all-ages cardio kickboxing courses as well as traditional karate of the shito-ryu style.    ... more
    With H.W. Devlin’s long planned move up the road to Matanzas Beach underway, his resignation as a city alderman was announced at Monday evening’s City Council session.    Mayor Reg Brunk announced that he is appointing Jason French to serve out... more
    The Tri-County Thunder 12u girls softball team came away with a fourth place trophy in the ASA/USA national tournament played in Eau Claire, WI. Pool PlayGame 1    TCT was one of only a few teams to get in a game in pool play as weather was wet... more
Virginia’s Masonic Lodge is a long-time supporter of the Virginia Summer Daze program. Lodge Senior Warden Matt Werner presents a $415 check for the Virginia Summer Daze program. Accepting the gift from  are Summer Daze volunteers Hailey Melvin (... more



    The Beardstown Chamber of Commerce will once again be organizing the Annual Merchant’s Trick or Treat. This year the Chamber would like to add a new feature to the Halloween celebration.


    R. C. and Ann Yates celebrated their 67th wedding anniversary at their home on Oct. 8.


    Tri-County Thunder softball program is very pleased to announce that St. Louis Cardinal great Willie McGee will be the guest speaker at the Elks Club in Beardstown on Sunday, Dec.


    Margaret Caltha Morgan Schroeder, 93, of Beardstown, died Monday, Oct. 16, at St. John’s Hospital in Springfield.