Max Middendorf, 52, is a vice president and Illinois office manager of MECO Engineering Co. Inc. He is married to Brenda Middendorf; has one stepson, Craig Lacy; daughter-in-law, Rachel; and granddaughter, Karsyn. Middendorf grew up in Quincy, graduated from Quincy High School and received a bachelor of science in civil engineering from the University of Missouri-Rolla.
Quincy Exchange Club member Dennis Koch was recently inducted into the National Exchange Club Court of Honor. Koch is the first Quincyan and one of only a handful of Illinoisians to receive the honor.
Eight new cabins at the Saukenauk Scout Reservation near Mendon and Camp Eastman in Nauvoo are now available to support both Boy Scout groups, as well as other community groups.
Federal charges have been filed against a Quincy man alleging he secretly recorded video of children in his home during a two-year period.
Hayden Wheatley appears at first glance like any other toddler. The 3-year-old gives off few indications that her return to the Wheatley's Hamilton home has defied all odds.
The popular Gus Macker 3-on-3 basketball tournament, a downtown Quincy staple for more than a quarter of a century, will come to an end after the 2020 event. Maybe.
Hikes in trash sticker fees were mentioned by Quincy Mayor Kyle Moore in an Illinois Issues story published this week about options for preventing budget deficits. Moore said he's not pushing any particular garbage and recycling change right now.
Adams County Health Department Administrator Jerrod Welch doesn't perceive a high risk to the community in the wake of two new confirmed cases of Legionnaires' disease at the Illinois Veterans Home, one of which was fatal.
A 38-year-old Quincy man was sentenced Thursday to a total of 40 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections after he pleaded guilty to charges involving the sexual abuse of a child over several years.