Plans for Watseka’s sesquicentennial celebration set for this June are coming together.
Kids do better when family is involved with their upbringing, and Onarga Academy’s foster care program gives its kids another parental figure to care for them.
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A coach always tells his players to play the whole game. The second quarter spelled disaster for Iroquois West High School Monday in Momence in a Regional quarterfinal against Central.
Yogi Berra was not known as a basketball fan. If he had watched the Clifton Nash Comets Thursday in Tolono, he might have been one. Berra was known for the saying, “It aint over til it’s over.”
As soon as Central High School’s Justin Coggins arm was raised as the winner of his Class 1A 195-pound opening-round match at the state tournament Thursday at the State Farm Center in Champa…
Central High School qualified two wrestlers for the Illinois High School Association’s Class 1A state individual wrestling tournament that begins at 1 p.m. today.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the Illinois Lottery's "Lucky Day Lotto" game were:
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the "Pick Four-Evening" game were:
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the "Pick Three-Evening" game were:
NORMAL — The head of the Heartland Community College board of trustees thinks the district needs to consider creating a budget without any money from the state.
The Watseka Police Department is wanting to inform the citizens of Watseka of reports of a suspicious person that has been reported several times in the Watseka area. Citizens have reporte…
Police have caught Christian Walder, who escaped from the Iroquois County Jail last night.
Bond was set yesterday for a Savoy man arrested in connection with the Dec. 28 armed robbery of the Gilman McDonald’s.
Three men have been arrested in connection with an armed robbery that happened at the Gilman McDonald's restaurant Dec. 28 and an attempted armed robbery that occurred in the early morning hou…
WASHINGTON (AP) — Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills were mixed in Tuesday's auction, with rates on three-month bills declining, while rates on six-month bills rose to their highest level in more than eight years.
HONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on a federal case of defrauding Japanese English-language students of more than $200,000 (all times local):
MOORESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Home improvement retailer Lowe's has announced its second round of layoffs in just over a month, saying more than 500 full-time corporate employees companywide will lose their jobs.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A Memphis-based claims management service is planning to expand its headquarters, adding 150 jobs.
The American Cancer Society event's participants raised more than $319K
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MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexicans fear deportee and refugee camps could be popping up along their northern border under the Trump administration's plan to start deporting to Mexico all Latin Americans and others who entered the U.S. illegally through this country.
SAO PAULO (AP) — The typical notion of Carnival in Brazil is that anything goes: no headdress too big, no outfit too small, no song too ribald. This year, some organizers of the world's best known street party are saying: "Enough!" At least to the lyrics.
NUKU'ALOFA, Tonga (AP) — The South Pacific island kingdom of Tonga is mourning the death of its queen mother, who dedicated her time to helping the elderly and those with disabilities.