Area talent will be competing in the Illinois Association of Agricultural Fairs State Talent Competition this weekend on Jan. 18. All performers qualified for the State competition by winning …

The Kiwanis Club of Watseka has been busy helping in the local community. Kiwanis Club of Watseka meets the first and third Monday of each month at Monicals Pizza in Watseka, according to a ne…

Crescent City Grade School has released its honor roll for the second quarter, which ended Dec. 20. Twenty-four 4th-8th grade students earned a place on the list.

The IWCC Raider Rifle Club conducted its final home match of the season over the break on January 3-5. In the Sporter class Raider Aisleen Diaz placed first with a score of 473. Raider Landon …

Joe Lyznicki hosted his annual Halloween coloring contest throughout October. This marks the 8th year that Lyznicki and Country Financial have done so, and this year he included Donovan Grade …

Kiwanis Club of Watseka following their mission statement: Kiwanis empowers communities to improve the world by making lasting differences in the lives of children, has donated to some local c…

Each year, as the holidays approach, the students at Crescent City Grade School are asked to share Christmas writings. These can be memories, poems, wish lists or stories the students create t…

Jesse Rabe and Stephanie Cahoe, Watseka, are proud to announce the birth of a son. Waylon Charles Edward was born at 12:15 a.m. Monday, Nov. 25, 2019 at Riverside Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds…

The second-grade students of Kristin Marquis at Crescent City Grade School had a study on animals and their habitats. To complete the unit, each student had an assigned animal and had to creat…