CLIFTON, ILLINOIS – Farming is more than just a job, it’s a passion. As spring is in full bloom, local farmers are in the fields day and night planting their crop. Country Financial Representative Nate Henrichs recently helped nearly 75 local farmers take a needed quick break for lunch, acco…
If you are like many of us, you may have awakened one morning this spring to find that your lawn was covered in dandelions, seemingly overnight.
SPRINGFIELD - Iroquois County has been issued a final property assessment equalization factor of 1.0000, according to David Harris, Director of the Illinois Department of Revenue in a news release.
- Humidity: 95%
- Cloud Coverage:99%
- Wind: 7 mph
- UV Index: 4 Moderate
- Sunrise: 05:31:21 AM
- Sunset: 08:03:48 PM
Rain early...then remaining cloudy with showers in the afternoon. High around 65F. Winds ESE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall near a quarter of an inch.
Showers this evening, becoming a steady rain overnight. Low 59F. Winds ESE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 80%. Rainfall near a quarter of an inch.
Periods of rain. High 68F. Winds SE at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 80%. Rainfall around a quarter of an inch.
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The Watseka Warriors defeated Salt Fork May 8, 13-4.
The second Annual Salt Fork Invite was May 11 at Salt Fork High School.
In boys baseball action May 3 the Watseka Warriors defeated St. Anne Cardinals 14-0.
In May 3 varsity softball action at Watseka, the Lady Warriors of Watseka (2-1) defeated St. Anne (1-3) 11-0 in five innings.
The Bearcats (3-1) defeated the Warriors, 7-0, in Milford on Saturday
MARTIN, Tenn. – An Iroquois County, Illinois, student has been awarded a scholarship to attend the University of Tennessee at Martin for the 2021-22 academic year, according to Dr. James Mantooth, executive director, Office of Enrollment Services and Student Engagement, in a news release.
ILLINOIS — Rick and Dawn Merkle of Cissna Park are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter Kathryn Merkle to Chad Allen, son of Keith and Barbara Allen of East Lynn.
The Run for Autism will be on Father’s Day starting at Cobb Park at 8 a.m., according to information provided. It will benefit people with Autism.
BRADLEY, ILLINOIS — The Holy Name Society of St. Joseph’s Parish will be hosting a pork chop sandwich drive through from 10 a.m-2 p.m. May 23, according to information provided.
WATSEKA, ILLINOIS — If anyone is interested in continuing (or beginning) research of their family roots, the Iroquois County Genealogical Society is sponsoring its popular “One-on-One” event. The event covers 2-weeks of appointments (May 10-14 and May 17-21), which can be made by calling 815…