The Marion County Sheriff's Department on Thursday released its version of the viral lip sync challenge. Less than 24 hours later, the Adams County Sheriff's Department got in on the act.
A nightclub permit at the former Irene's Cabaret and approval of 15 wayfinding signs on the perimeter of the central business district were approved Monday night by 8-6 votes of the Quincy City Council.
The trial of a Hamilton teen in connection with the New Year's Day fatal shooting of a LaHarpe woman remains on the September jury trial docket.
Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner says efforts to upgrade the Illinois Veterans Home in response to a Legionnaires' disease outbreak are moving along at an accelerated pace.
A photojournalism project focusing on Quincy families who are homeless or living in poverty was unveiled to the public Saturday night. The walls inside Washington Theater’s cavernous auditorium were papered with more than 100 13-by-19-inch black-and-white photographs depicting joyful, sad and frightful moments in the lives of 25 struggling families.
Genny Schaffer's mother-in-law took one look at Schaffer's renovated backyard and knew Schaffer had a winning design on her hand. So Schaffer submitted them to The Herald-Whig and First Bankers Trust's 30th annual Lookin' Good contest.
The Pittsfield Police Department investigated a report of a possible attempted child abduction, but the report proved to be unsubstantiated.
Hancock County first responders on Saturday rescued a man from a truck submerged in the Mississippi River.