Photo Gallery

A Bony Fine Harley

A Bony Fine Harley –– This 100-year-old Harley-Davidson 1000 18-J found its way to Virginia recently as part of a trip to the World War I museum in Kansas City to commemorate the 1

Little Library

The Little Library is now open.  The Village of Chandlerville is now host to a new "Little Library."  The birdhouse-sized box stands at the corner of Lake and Main Streets and is free and available

Seeking clues

Seeking clues –– Illinois State Police Crime Scene Investigators collect evidence from the crime scene following an early-morning slashing incident that occurred on the Beardstown

State Visitor

State Treasurer Michael Frerichs made a stop in Beardstown Monday to promote programs offered through the treasurer's office.  For more information, see the article in this week's Star-Gazette prin



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.