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7-Day Forecast: Quincy

Friday
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  • 43°
  • 25°

Times of sun and clouds

Saturday
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  • 45°
  • 31°

Partly cloudy

Sunday
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  • 56°
  • 36°

Windy with showers

Monday
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  • 64°
  • 43°

A few clouds

Tuesday
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  • 72°
  • 51°

Abundant sunshine

Wednesday
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  • 76°
  • 47°

Chance of afternoon showers

Thursday
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  • 68°
  • 41°

Mostly sunny

Currently in Quincy as of

  • 41°(Feels like 36°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: N @ 7 mph
  • Barometer: 30.14 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:58:06 am
  • Sunset: 07:24:23 pm
  • Humidity: 32
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

7-Day Forecast: Macomb

Friday
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  • 38°
  • 24°

Mainly cloudy

Saturday
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  • 43°
  • 28°

Times of sun and clouds

Sunday
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  • 58°
  • 31°

Windy, rain and ice early

Monday
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  • 64°
  • 45°

Plenty of sun

Tuesday
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  • 64°
  • 43°

Mainly sunny

Wednesday
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  • 70°
  • 50°

Sunshine

Thursday
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  • 64°
  • 40°

Thunderstorms

Currently in Macomb as of

  • 38°(Feels like 30°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: NW @ 10 mph
  • Barometer: 30.18 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:54:57 am
  • Sunset: 07:21:36 pm
  • Humidity: 34
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

7-Day Forecast: Pittsfield

Friday
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  • 41°
  • 27°

Considerable cloudiness

Saturday
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  • 45°
  • 32°

Morning clouds followed by afternoon sun

Sunday
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  • 59°
  • 35°

Windy with showers at times

Monday
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  • 65°
  • 46°

More sun than clouds

Tuesday
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  • 68°
  • 46°

Abundant sunshine

Wednesday
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  • 71°
  • 54°

Mainly sunny

Thursday
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  • 67°
  • 45°

A few thunderstorms possible

Currently in Pittsfield as of

  • 41°(Feels like 35°)
  • Scattered Clouds
  • Wind: N @ 10 mph, gusting to 20 mph
  • Barometer: 30.15 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:55:47 am
  • Sunset: 07:21:47 pm
  • Humidity: 40
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

7-Day Forecast: Hannibal

Friday
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  • 42°
  • 28°

Mostly cloudy

Saturday
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  • 47°
  • 33°

Clouds giving way to sun

Sunday
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  • 61°
  • 36°

A few morning showers

Monday
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  • 67°
  • 47°

Mostly sunny

Tuesday
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  • 70°
  • 48°

Mainly sunny

Wednesday
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  • 74°
  • 54°

Abundant sunshine

Thursday
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  • 68°
  • 46°

Morning thunderstorms

Currently in Hannibal as of

  • 43°(Feels like 38°)
  • Scattered Clouds
  • Wind: NW @ 8 mph
  • Barometer: 30.15 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:58:23 am
  • Sunset: 07:24:29 pm
  • Humidity: 27
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

Regional Conditions

Quincy
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Macomb
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Pittsfield
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Hannibal
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Gas prices in the region could soon tumble again

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Gasoline prices across West-Central Illinois and Northeast should soon start tumbling again. Petroleum analyst Allison Mac told The Herald-Whig this region could expect prices to be similar to what they were near the end of 2014 and early January when prices in the Quincy area dipped as low as $1.99 a gallon and parts of Northeast Missouri reached $1.50. More>>

Carthage library director to retire April 1

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Susan Hunt wants to see the Carthage library continue to grow. More>>

Homeward Bound Waggin receives Share the Love $100K grant

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Homeward Bound Waggin Inc. was one of more than 20 animal rescue organizations that received grant funding to participate in the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (APSCA) Share the Love... More>>

HEALTH NOTEBOOK: New technology designed to aid treatment of cellulite

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Quincy Medical Group has added Cellulaze technology to its plastic surgery department. Cellulaze is described as a minimally invasive laser procedure designed to attack the structure of cellulite beneath the skin.

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Marilyn Prater's memory will live on at St. Francis School

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Until the very end, Marilyn Prater's passion as an elementary teacher was to create a love within her students for reading and the fine arts. Even after her death, Prater is continuing to affect young lives.

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Man wanted on warrants arrested after foot chase with Quincy police

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A Quincy man accused of being wanted on several warrants was arrested Thursday night after leading officers on a foot chase through a northwest neighborhood, police said. Julius Durant Hayes, 23, was arrested on warrants accusing him of failing to appear on charges of operating an uninsured motor vehicle, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of cannabis. More>>

Attorney Zalcman joins race for Congress in 18th District

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Attorney Mark Zalcman has announced his candidacy for the 18th District congressional seat being vacated by U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock.
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K&L Arena listed for sale at $2.4 million

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K&L Arena, a multiuse sports venue, is up for sale at an asking price just short of $2.4 million. Debbie Shierling, the owner and director of the arena, hopes to find a buyer who can take the facility to the next level as a year-round operation.

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  • Rauner signs budget fix into law

    Rauner signs budget fix into law

    Friday, March 27 2015 9:45 AM EDT2015-03-27 13:45:40 GMT
    Legislators have agreed upon a short-term fix to Illinois' budget woes. Now they have to address the long term. A compromise plan to plug a $1.6 billion hole in this year's Illinois state budget was approved by the Senate Thursday and quickly signed into law by Gov. Bruce Rauner.
    Legislators have agreed upon a short-term fix to Illinois' budget woes. Now they have to address the long term. A compromise plan to plug a $1.6 billion hole in this year's Illinois state budget was approved by the Senate Thursday and quickly signed into law by Gov. Bruce Rauner.
  • Program to help Northeast Missouri families facing foreclosure

    Program to help Northeast Missouri families facing foreclosure

    Thursday, March 26 2015 11:42 AM EDT2015-03-26 15:42:16 GMT
    A federal organization has awarded the North East Community Action Corporation $25,020 to help Northeast Missouri families on the brink of foreclosure keep their homes.
    A federal organization has awarded the North East Community Action Corporation $25,020 to help Northeast Missouri families on the brink of foreclosure keep their homes.
  • Work underway to reopen Fall Creek Rest Area

    Work underway to reopen Fall Creek Rest Area

    Thursday, March 26 2015 11:04 AM EDT2015-03-26 15:04:56 GMT
    Heavy equipment rumbled through the Fall Creek Rest Area with a goal of bringing the site back to life. "We're hoping by mid- to late-April that we'll have that thing back in shape and open again," said Regan Ramsey, site superintendent for the rest area, a satellite site of Siloam Springs State Park. "We've had a lot of people down in that area that have complained over the years of having such an asset we totally let go."
    Heavy equipment rumbled through the Fall Creek Rest Area with a goal of bringing the site back to life. "We're hoping by mid- to late-April that we'll have that thing back in shape and open again," said Regan Ramsey, site superintendent for the rest area, a satellite site of Siloam Springs State Park. "We've had a lot of people down in that area that have complained over the years of having such an asset we totally let go."
  • Severe weather and preparedness conference set for emergency workers

    Severe weather and preparedness conference set for emergency workers

    Thursday, March 26 2015 10:13 AM EDT2015-03-26 14:13:54 GMT
    John Simon hopes a conference on severe weather and preparedness will become an annual event to help train storm spotters and emergency management workers.
    John Simon hopes a conference on severe weather and preparedness will become an annual event to help train storm spotters and emergency management workers.
  • U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis to speak at Adams County Lincoln Reagan Day

    U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis to speak at Adams County Lincoln Reagan Day

    Thursday, March 26 2015 9:21 AM EDT2015-03-26 13:21:30 GMT
    QUINCY -- U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis will be the keynote speaker at Adams County's annual Lincoln Reagan Day luncheon on March 29. Lincoln Reagan Day activities will begin with a social hour at noon and the luncheon is...
    QUINCY -- U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis will be the keynote speaker at Adams County's annual Lincoln Reagan Day luncheon on March 29. Lincoln Reagan Day activities will begin with a social hour at noon and the luncheon is...
  • School Board's attorney declares 'it's not the parents' call' as to whether a child is retained

    School Board's attorney declares 'it's not the parents' call' as to whether a child is retained

    Thursday, March 26 2015 9:06 AM EDT2015-03-26 13:06:27 GMT
    The Quincy School Board's attorney says students who fail to meet academic standards are going to face being held back a grade -- even if their parents oppose the retention.
    The Quincy School Board's attorney says students who fail to meet academic standards are going to face being held back a grade -- even if their parents oppose the retention.
  • School Board hears concerns about QHS softball field move

    School Board hears concerns about QHS softball field move

    Thursday, March 26 2015 8:55 AM EDT2015-03-26 12:55:52 GMT
    The Quincy School Board heard some concerns Wednesday about a proposal to shift the location of a softball field as part of the Quincy High School renovation project.
    The Quincy School Board heard some concerns Wednesday about a proposal to shift the location of a softball field as part of the Quincy High School renovation project.
  • OLC budget to provide more to Visitors Bureau, tourism grants

    OLC budget to provide more to Visitors Bureau, tourism grants

    Wednesday, March 25 2015 5:19 PM EDT2015-03-25 21:19:00 GMT
    New budget for the Quincy Civic Center Authority will include additional money for the Quincy Area Convention and Visitors Bureau and a fund to provide tourism grants.
    New budget for the Quincy Civic Center Authority will include additional money for the Quincy Area Convention and Visitors Bureau and a fund to provide tourism grants.
  • Most counties in region earn positive rankings in 'health' report

    Most counties in region earn positive rankings in 'health' report

    Wednesday, March 25 2015 11:51 AM EDT2015-03-25 15:51:48 GMT
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute finds that counties in West-Central Illinois and Northeast Missouri rank among the "healthiest" in their respective states. This is the sixth year the County Health Rankings has been provided as a resource to help strengthen communities.
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute finds that counties in West-Central Illinois and Northeast Missouri rank among the "healthiest" in their respective states. This is the sixth year the County Health Rankings has been provided as a resource to help strengthen communities.
  • Pikeland awards bids to air condition PHS

    Pikeland awards bids to air condition PHS

    Wednesday, March 25 2015 11:32 AM EDT2015-03-25 15:32:25 GMT
    The Pikeland School Board awarded bids last week to air condition Pittsfield High School over the summer break. Board members accepted the lowest of two bids for asbestos abatement work at the school from Midwest Service Group at a cost of $127,075.
    The Pikeland School Board awarded bids last week to air condition Pittsfield High School over the summer break. Board members accepted the lowest of two bids for asbestos abatement work at the school from Midwest Service Group at a cost of $127,075.
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  • Your Turn with ... Brian Gallaher

    Your Turn with ... Brian Gallaher

    Sunday, March 22 2015 12:35 AM EDT2015-03-22 04:35:32 GMT
    Brian Gallaher, 44, is chief of the Mount Sterling Fire Department, Brown County Fire Protection District and Brown County Ambulance Service. 
    Brian Gallaher, 44, is chief of the Mount Sterling Fire Department, Brown County Fire Protection District and Brown County Ambulance Service. 
  • Regional layoffs show up in Missouri jobless report

    Regional layoffs show up in Missouri jobless report

    Wednesday, March 25 2015 10:46 AM EDT2015-03-25 14:46:05 GMT
    Big layoffs rippled through some of February's unemployment figures in Northeast Missouri counties. Unemployment reports for January and February were held while states coordinated with employers and re-examined all monthly jobs reports from 2014.
    Big layoffs rippled through some of February's unemployment figures in Northeast Missouri counties. Unemployment reports for January and February were held while states coordinated with employers and re-examined all monthly jobs reports from 2014.
  • Tracy waits to see timing of election before announcing decision on run for Congress

    Tracy waits to see timing of election before announcing decision on run for Congress

    Wednesday, March 25 2015 10:40 AM EDT2015-03-25 14:40:30 GMT
    Former Republican Illinois House member and lieutenant governor candidate Jil Tracy said she will wait until Gov. Bruce Rauner announces a timetable for a special election before she decides whether to run for the 18th District congressional seat to be vacated by U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock on March 31.
    Former Republican Illinois House member and lieutenant governor candidate Jil Tracy said she will wait until Gov. Bruce Rauner announces a timetable for a special election before she decides whether to run for the 18th District congressional seat to be vacated by U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock on March 31.
  • Illinois budget deal spares counties, cities for now; circuit courts still in limbo

    Illinois budget deal spares counties, cities for now; circuit courts still in limbo

    Wednesday, March 25 2015 10:38 AM EDT2015-03-25 14:38:15 GMT
    Illinois General Assembly's plans to plug a $1.6 billion shortfall in the current fiscal year budget does not include any cuts in shared income tax revenues to counties and municipalities. Lawmakers are also moving to address a gaping hole in this year's state budget after weeks of negotiations between Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and the Democratic-led Legislature.
    Illinois General Assembly's plans to plug a $1.6 billion shortfall in the current fiscal year budget does not include any cuts in shared income tax revenues to counties and municipalities. Lawmakers are also moving to address a gaping hole in this year's state budget after weeks of negotiations between Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and the Democratic-led Legislature.
  • Fowler cook relies on crowd-pleasing recipes

    Fowler cook relies on crowd-pleasing recipes

    Wednesday, March 25 2015 10:26 AM EDT2015-03-25 14:26:59 GMT
    Sara Husemann never minds cooking for a crowd. "When we have our family gatherings, at Easter and Christmas, we'll have 30 to 35 people," Husemann said. "The house is getting pretty full." To keep everyone happy, she pulls out some of her crowd-pleasing recipes.
    Sara Husemann never minds cooking for a crowd. "When we have our family gatherings, at Easter and Christmas, we'll have 30 to 35 people," Husemann said. "The house is getting pretty full." To keep everyone happy, she pulls out some of her crowd-pleasing recipes.

  • Nine Quincy School Board candidates tackle wide range of topics at forum

    Nine Quincy School Board candidates tackle wide range of topics at forum

    Wednesday, March 25 2015 8:54 AM EDT2015-03-25 12:54:05 GMT
    Nine candidates seeking four Quincy School Board seats in the April 7 election expressed views on a wide range of subjects at a public forum Tuesday night hosted by the League of Women Voters of Adams County.
    Nine candidates seeking four Quincy School Board seats in the April 7 election expressed views on a wide range of subjects at a public forum Tuesday night hosted by the League of Women Voters of Adams County.
  • Rezoned site could be medical marijuana dispensary

    Rezoned site could be medical marijuana dispensary

    Wednesday, March 25 2015 8:42 AM EDT2015-03-25 12:42:09 GMT
    A zoning change that would allow a medical cannabis dispensary at 4910 Broadway will be considered by the Quincy City Council next week after the Plan Commission endorsed the rezoning request on Tuesday.
    A zoning change that would allow a medical cannabis dispensary at 4910 Broadway will be considered by the Quincy City Council next week after the Plan Commission endorsed the rezoning request on Tuesday.
  • Quincy School Board being asked to authorize 'procurement card' system

    Quincy School Board being asked to authorize 'procurement card' system

    Tuesday, March 24 2015 5:52 PM EDT2015-03-24 21:52:20 GMT
    The Quincy School Board's Finance Committee on Tuesday endorsed a proposal to start using a "procurement card" system in the district.
    The Quincy School Board's Finance Committee on Tuesday endorsed a proposal to start using a "procurement card" system in the district.
  • Negotiations with potential construction manager still under way

    Negotiations with potential construction manager still under way

    Tuesday, March 24 2015 4:21 PM EDT2015-03-24 20:21:05 GMT
    The Quincy School District is continuing to negotiate with a potential construction manager to oversee the Quincy High School construction project.
    The Quincy School District is continuing to negotiate with a potential construction manager to oversee the Quincy High School construction project.
  • Quincy School District to let bids April 1 for initial work on QHS addition

    Quincy School District to let bids April 1 for initial work on QHS addition

    Tuesday, March 24 2015 2:05 PM EDT2015-03-24 18:05:33 GMT
    The Quincy School District will let bids April 1 for some of the work to start this summer on new additions planned for Quincy High School. Two initial bid packages will cover electrical systems and foundation work for the main “freshman addition” to be erected immediately south of the auditorium and north of the cafeteria. 
    The Quincy School District will let bids April 1 for some of the work to start this summer on new additions planned for Quincy High School. Two initial bid packages will cover electrical systems and foundation work for the main “freshman addition” to be erected immediately south of the auditorium and north of the cafeteria. 
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  • Homeward Bound Waggin receives Share the Love $100K grant

    Homeward Bound Waggin receives Share the Love $100K grant

    Friday, March 27 2015 4:03 PM EDT2015-03-27 20:03:44 GMT
    Homeward Bound Waggin Inc. was one of more than 20 animal rescue organizations that received grant funding to participate in the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (APSCA) Share the Love...
    Homeward Bound Waggin Inc. was one of more than 20 animal rescue organizations that received grant funding to participate in the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (APSCA) Share the Love...
  • HEALTH NOTEBOOK: New technology designed to aid treatment of cellulite

    HEALTH NOTEBOOK: New technology designed to aid treatment of cellulite

    Friday, March 27 2015 12:15 PM EDT2015-03-27 16:15:13 GMT
    Quincy Medical Group has added Cellulaze technology to its plastic surgery department. Cellulaze is described as a minimally invasive laser procedure designed to attack the structure of cellulite beneath the skin.
    Quincy Medical Group has added Cellulaze technology to its plastic surgery department. Cellulaze is described as a minimally invasive laser procedure designed to attack the structure of cellulite beneath the skin.

  • Marilyn Prater's memory will live on at St. Francis School

    Marilyn Prater's memory will live on at St. Francis School

    Friday, March 27 2015 12:03 PM EDT2015-03-27 16:03:40 GMT
    Until the very end, Marilyn Prater's passion as an elementary teacher was to create a love within her students for reading and the fine arts. Even after her death, Prater is continuing to affect young lives.
    Until the very end, Marilyn Prater's passion as an elementary teacher was to create a love within her students for reading and the fine arts. Even after her death, Prater is continuing to affect young lives.

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  • Prep Baseball Roundup: Chargers manufacture runs and victory

    Prep Baseball Roundup: Chargers manufacture runs and victory

    Friday, March 27 2015 11:49 AM EDT2015-03-27 15:49:01 GMT
    The Illini West baseball team showed it can manufacture runs without the need of a big stick. The Chargers scored six runs in the first inning Thursday without a hit, taking advantage of Mercer County's wildness and defensive struggles in an 8-2 victory...
    The Illini West baseball team showed it can manufacture runs without the need of a big stick. The Chargers scored six runs in the first inning Thursday without a hit, taking advantage of Mercer County's wildness and defensive struggles in an 8-2 victory...
  • Blue Devils avoid trouble, earn first victory of season

    Blue Devils avoid trouble, earn first victory of season

    Friday, March 27 2015 11:01 AM EDT2015-03-27 15:01:06 GMT
    MACOMB, Ill. — Darrell Henze could tell the Quincy High School softball players hadn't found a way to fully relax. "The first two games, we were thinking our way through it and playing slower than we should," the first-year QHS coach said...
    MACOMB, Ill. — Darrell Henze could tell the Quincy High School softball players hadn't found a way to fully relax. "The first two games, we were thinking our way through it and playing slower than we should," the first-year QHS coach said...

  • Area Roundup: West Hancock softball team produces with two outs

    Area Roundup: West Hancock softball team produces with two outs

    Friday, March 27 2015 10:58 AM EDT2015-03-27 14:58:30 GMT
    The West Hancock softball team's ability to score with two outs gives it an edge. The Titans took advantage of that in Thursday's 4-2 victory over Liberty. West Hancock built a four-run lead by scoring...
    The West Hancock softball team's ability to score with two outs gives it an edge. The Titans took advantage of that in Thursday's 4-2 victory over Liberty. West Hancock built a four-run lead by scoring...
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  • Your Turn with ... Brian Gallaher

    Your Turn with ... Brian Gallaher

    Sunday, March 22 2015 12:35 AM EDT2015-03-22 04:35:32 GMT
    Brian Gallaher, 44, is chief of the Mount Sterling Fire Department, Brown County Fire Protection District and Brown County Ambulance Service. 
    Brian Gallaher, 44, is chief of the Mount Sterling Fire Department, Brown County Fire Protection District and Brown County Ambulance Service. 
  • YOUR TURN: Laura McReynolds

    YOUR TURN: Laura McReynolds

    Monday, March 16 2015 11:23 AM EDT2015-03-16 15:23:04 GMT
    Laura McReynolds, 45, is a wife, mother, daughter and friend working to live a Christ-centered life. She didn't grow up here, but her kids are and her husband did, and she calls Quincy home. Professionally, she helps people protect their financial future, and as a radio host, she educates listeners on WGEM's "Act2 and You."
    Laura McReynolds, 45, is a wife, mother, daughter and friend working to live a Christ-centered life. She didn't grow up here, but her kids are and her husband did, and she calls Quincy home. Professionally, she helps people protect their financial future, and as a radio host, she educates listeners on WGEM's "Act2 and You."
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