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 Police Department recently participated in a live active shooter training at the Beardstown High School.    During this training, Beardstown officers trained in a variety of skills and techniques to isolate shooters and handle... more



    A variety of Lincoln Land Community College community education opportunities are available at LLCC-Jacksonville and LLCC-Beardstown in September and October.


    Fred Bergman of Chandlerville will celebrate his 90th birthday. An open house, hosted by his family, will be held Sunday, Sept. 24 from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Chandlerville Legion Hall.


    The O&B outlasted the Lady Jays in a three-set battle 25-15, 13-25, 25-16.


    Christy Lee “Chris” Clark, 66, of Rushville, died Monday, Sept. 11, at his home.