MacMurray College in Jacksonville will step back in time to the Renaissance period for a special Madri-gal Reunion Dinner Fundraiser on Saturday, Dec. 2 in McClelland Din-ing Hall.
The Meredosia-Cham-bersburg Board of Educa-tion will be appointing a new board member.
The BHS Tigers gave their fans something to cheer about in the season opener against the South-eastern Suns with a 59-38 beatdown at the BHS Tigers Thanksgiving Tour-nament.
The Lady Tigers opened the 2017-18 basketball season under second year head coach Jimmy Maltby with a 50-40 win over archrival Rushville/Indus-try.
Potpourri—POTUS gets China to release the three UCLA basketball players picked up for shoplifting. Coach Alford suspends the three players “indefinitely”. You tell me what were they thinking—
The First Christian Church of Beardstown is offering Christmas shop-pers from Beardstown and the surrounding commu-nities a day of free baby-sitting on Saturday, Dec. 9.
First Christian Church of Mt. Sterling will host a concert Sunday, Dec. 3, featuring the Goulds. It will be the final program of the 2017 concert series.
This week families all across America will gather to celebrate another Thanksgiving holiday.
Theresa Langley hosted the Nov. 8 meeting of the Arenzville United Meth-odist Night Circle held at the church fellowship hall with seven in attendance.
Melvin McGill, 86, of Springfield and formerly of Beardstown, died Mon-day, Nov. 20, at Lewis Me-morial Christian Village in Springfield.
John W. “Bill” Winston, 79, of Monmouth, for-merly of Beardstown and Rushville, died at 11:55 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 15, at Roseville Rehab and Health Care in Roseville.
It’s tough to beat the aroma of a bak-ing turkey and Thanksgiving has always been my favorite holiday.
The house was full. All my kids and my parents were there. If you’ve lived long enough, you prob-ably remember a similar holiday happenstance.
Greetings from the Ridge.
“If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it ex-pects what never was and never will be.” - Thomas Jefferson, 1816.
Listed are upcoming events sponsored by the Beardstown Libary.
Mondays through November – Pre-K Storytime at 10:30 a.m.
A-C Central High School and Virginia High School will host upcoming com-munity blood drives.
U.S. Air Force National Guard Airman 1st Class James A. Malcomson graduated from basic mili-tary training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, in San Antonio, Texas.
The Chapin Volunteer Fire Department will host its 5th annual Breakfast with Santa on Saturday, Dec. 9, from 8 – 11 a.m. at the Chapin American Legion.
CASSCOMM recently teamed up with the His-tory Channel for the net-work’s new promotion called “Take a Vet to school day.”