Sparkling Water

A giant fireworks starburst is reflected in the water of the Sudbrink Waterpark during the Beardstown Elks Club's annual July 4 fireworks show.  (Photo by Brian DeLoche)


In the last few years, the phrase “fake news” has worked its way into our vocabulary. It is a phrase used to describe information that is accepted as fact by some but disbelieved by others.