In a nod to tradition, the Virginia Board of Education Tuesday evening decided the district will have Christmas and Easter vacations rather than winter and spring breaks.
The Late Knight Cruisers Car Club is offering two $1,000 Scholarships for 2017, one each to a Beardstown and a Rushville-Industry High School Graduate, who is pursuing further education and a c
Tony and Brenda (Ralston) Wessel of Frederick will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on March 26.
At a meeting held by Mid-America Football League on Feb. 15, a discussion was held about assisting Santa’s Workshop/Toys From Santa.
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Chase Piehler, a sophomore at BHS, was selected to the All-Area Golf team by the SJ-R.
Murphy Domitien, Serge Kasanga, and Edwardo Munoz all were honored by being selected to the All-Prairie Boys Soccer Team by the SJ-Register.
A large crowd was on hand at the Tiger Den last Friday night where they enjoyed a Chili Supper and Chili cook-off, with the BHS band and Dance team performing at halftime and a special introduc
Beardstown had a horrible night from behind the arc as they netted only 3-of-19 from three-point land, finishing the game shooting just 36.8% on 14-of-34.
Beardstown’s sophomore Chad Grimm, wrestling in the tough 182-pound division of Class 1A, became the third BHS grappler to bring home a medal at the IHSA state wrestling finals on the campus of
Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital reminds expecting families that each month it offers a free prenatal class. The next three-hour class will be held Sunday, Feb. 26 from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Beardstown Exchange Club’s Senior Connection will meet at the Golden Age Center on Wednesday, March 1 at 1:30 p.m.
The Feb. 8 meeting of the Arenzville UMW Night Circle met at the home of Esther Elliott.
As I am writing this, it certainly feels like the seasons are changing.
Eloise Baxter, 95, of Rushville, passed away at 10:30 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 19, at the Jacksonville Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Jacksonville.
Dennis Ray Johnson, 63, of Littleton, passed away at 10:15 p.m. Monday, Feb. 13, at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield.
Dale A. Wells, 74, of Rushville, passed away at 8:35 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 16, at Rushville Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Rushville.
Brittni N. Allen, 22, of Beardstown, died Friday, Feb. 17, in rural Beardstown as a result of injuries sustained in a vehicular accident.
Barbara Jean Phillips, 81, of Rushville, passed away at 10:35 p.m., Friday, Feb. 17, at Heritage Manor in Beardstown.
Reverend Marion Neal Kellam, 68, of rural Virginia died Friday, Feb. 17, surrounded by his family at his home.