Participants in the Women in Ag Conference talk about the event held Friday, March 7, at John Wood Community College.
Adams County Farm Bureau marked its centennial Thursday night with a celebration at the Oakley-Lindsay Civic Center which also honored the Dean Dedert family, The Quincy Herald-Whig Farm Family of the Year, and F&T Livestock Market, the Quincy Area Chamber of Commerce Agribusiness of the Year.
Unity defeated Liberty 66-59 in Wednesday night's Class 1A sectional semifinal at Central High School.
The second-seeded Liberty boys basketball team knocked off top-seeded Payson Seymour 60-39 in the championship of the Class 1A Winchester Regional.
Highland defeated Bowling Green Thursday in the Class 3 District 7 semifinals and will face Palmyra in the championship game Saturday.
Palmyra defeated Macon in a 61-46 win Thursday in the Class 3 District 7 semifinal.
The Unity boys basketball team knocked off Southeastern in the semifinals of the Class 1A Unity Regional.
The Hannibal boys basketball team was unable to match Mexico's late-quarter runs as the Bulldogs won 69-53 at Korf Gym to wrap up the NCMC championship.
The Quincy University women's basketball team suffered a 73-71 loss to Maryville on Saturday.
The John Wood Community College men's basketball team clinched its first-ever MidWest Athletic Conference title Saturday by beating Lincoln.
Scores of people braved the cold and took up the challenge of jumping into the bone-chilling waters of the Upper Moorman Park lake Saturday during the annual Polar Plunge. Event organizer Justin Dunning said the event was expected to raise about $75,000 for Special Olympics of Illinois.
The Monroe City boys basketball team defeated Palmyra in a Clarence Cannon Conference game Friday night.
The Hannibal boys basketball team won a North Central Missouri Conference game against Fulton on Friday night at Korf Gym.
Quincy Police Chief Rob Copley tested the waters Friday with a warm-up plunge leading up to Saturday's Polar Plunge for Special Olympics of Illinois.
The Quincy University men's basketball team beat Missouri-St. Louis 78-76 for a critical Great Lakes Valley Conference victory.
The Quincy University women's basketball team suffered its first loss of the season at Pepsi Arena Thursday night, falling 79-62 to Missouri-St. Louis.
Dot Foods President Joe Tracy talks about the opening of Dorothy's Market in Mount Sterling.
John, Tim and Jim Browning provide a look at the operations at F&T Livestock Market in Palmyra, Mo., which is the 2104 Agribusiness of the Year.
Schoolchildren walked into the mouth of the Mega Body at Blessing Health Systems' Kids Wellness Day and learned how their bodies work.
The Hannibal School Board congratulated Susan Johnson on her promotion to superintendent at Wednesday's meeting.
Watch St. Dominic Catholic School students use iPads for math lessons. The Quincy Catholic Elementary Schools Foundation wants to put tablet computers in the hands of more students.
The Canton boys basketball team wrapped up the regular season with its 19th straight victory, beating Marion County in Philadelphia, Mo.
The Liberty boys basketball team beat Quincy Notre Dame 72-54 on Saturday night.
John Wood Community College's men's basketball team beat Parkland 77-65 Saturday afternoon.
Sherri Ragar, a fourth-grade teacher at Palmyra Elementary School, has been incorporating the 2014 Winter Games into lessons on culture, history, math and character.
Three of four Republican Illinois gubernatorial candidats appeared at the annual Adams County Lincoln Reagan Luncheon on Sunday.
Top-seeded South Fulton knocked off second-seeded Unity in the championship of the Class 1A Brown County Regional.
The Quincy High School boys basketball team beat Galesburg 69-53 in Western Big Six Conference action at Blue Devil Gym.
A snowy drive on Friday morning, Feb. 14, on U.S. 61 from Quincy to Palmyra, Mo.
The Liberty boys basketball team earned a victory over Central with a stout defensive effort.
U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock says Obamacare hurts the nation's economy.
Palmyra students donate hair in memory of third-grade boy lost to cancer
Palmyra students donate hair in memory of third-grade boy lost to cancer
Gloria Brinkman of Barry prepares a batch of cookie dough.
The Central-Southeastern girls basketball team moved a step closer to repeating as Class 2A regional champs by dispatching Rushville-Industry.
More for the scene of a mobile home fire Wednesday, Feb. 12, near 36th and Maine.
Scenes from the site of a mobile home fire Wednesday morning near 36th and Maine.
Quincy Fire Department personnel work at the scene of a mobile home Wednesday morning on the southeast corner of the East Gate Trailer Park at 36th and Maine.
Scenes from the ninth annual Poetry Out Loud Northeast Missouri Regional Competition Feb. 11 in Hannibal, Mo.
Palmyra Superintendent Eric Churchwell explains the importance of moving the district's Early Childhood Center from its off-campus site to Palmyra Elementary School. This move is one of several safety initiatives involved in Proposition 2 on the April 8 ballot.
Lynold Puterbaugh recalls his days in the Army during World War II, when he served with a general hospital unit in the Philippines and Japan after training as a surgical technician.
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The Quincy University women's basketball team survives a second-half charge from Southern Indiana to pull out a 90-87 victory.
The Illini West boys basketball team loses 56-54 to Lanark Eastland in the KHQA/Subway Superfan Shootout at The Pit.
Payson Seymour's Gage Klitz throws down three dunks against Madison during the KHQA/Subway Superfan Shootout at The Pit.
The Payson Seymour boys basketball team beat Liberty on Friday night, marking the third time the Indians have beaten the Eagles this season.
Area celebrities put on their dancing shoes and take to the stage to raise money for Cornerstone.
The Quincy Notre Dame girls basketball team beat Clopton in the KHQA/Subway Superfan Shootout at The Pit.
The Quincy University women's basketball team rallied in the second half Thursday night to beat Bellarmine 89-79 at Pepsi Arena.
The Quincy University men's basketball team squandered a halftime lead again Thursday night, losing 89-79 to Bellarmine at Pepsi Arena.
Emergency personnel responded to a two-vehicle crash Tuesday morning in the area of 12th and State in Quincy. Two vehicles were towed from the scene.
The Quincy University men's basketball team showed toughness in beating Missouri S&T 93-77 Saturday at Pepsi Arena.
The Griggsville-Perry boys basketball team pulled out a 51-49 victory over Pittsfield Friday night at Voshall Gym.
Rock Island beat Quincy High School 65-54 in a Western Big Six Conference game Friday night at Blue Devil Gym.
Moberly Area Community College's Hannibal campus has a new, permanent home at Shinn Lane and Route M.
Quincy University senior forward Hannah Weedman hit a 3-pointer from the right corner to give the Lady Hawks an 82-79 victory over Drury.
The 15th-ranked Quincy University women's basketball team knocked off No. 7 Drury Thurdsday night at Pepsi Arena.
The John Wood Community College men's basketball team won its 10th straight game by beating Lincoln Land on Wednesday night.
Payson Seymour's Lance Buhlig drives to make the game-winning shot with three seconds left in a 57-55 victory over Unity.
The Unity boys basketball team knocked off Illini West 68-63 in overtime Tuesday night in Mendon, Ill.
Bryan Martin, a Quincy Police Department officer, was named Employee of the Year at Monday night's Quincy City Council meeting.
Blessing Hospital opened a new electrophysiology lab in August shortly after Dr. John Hammock returned from a yearlong fellowship in cardiac EP at the University of Oklahoma Medical Center.
The Culver-Stockton College men's basketball team beat Avila 100-92 Saturday at Charles Field House.
The Quincy High School boys basketball team beat Hinsdale South 47-44 Saturday night.
The Liberty boys basketball team survives a close game with Griggsville-Perry, winning 55-51.
The second-seeded Canton boys basketball team beat third-seeded Clark County in the 71st annual Tony Lenzini Tournament semifinals.
The third-seeded Highland girls basketball team beat Bowling Green in the semifinals of the 71st annual Tony Lenzini Tournament.
Hope Blaylock is an 11-year-old student at Veterans Elementary School who dove into her first big photography assignment for the school yearbook taking pictures of Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon when stopped by the Hannibal school to deliver to promote his plan to increase state support for K-12 schools.
Palmyra's girls defeated Clark County in the semifinals of the Tony Lenzini Tournament in Palmyra, Mo., on Thursday night.
The Shoes from the Heart program has given more than 1,600 Missouri children new, well-fitting shoes.
The Palmyra boys basketball team show down Bowling Green on Wednesday night in the semifinals of the 71st annual Tony Lenzini Tournament.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon visited Veterans Elementary School in Hannibal, Mo., on Wednesday, announcing a proposed budget for 2015 that includes an extra $1.28 million in funding for Hannibal Public Schools.
The Quincy Notre Dame girls basketball team used a strong first half to beat Chatham Glenwood 75-39 Tuesday night at The Pit.
The Illinois Farm Bureau's Doug Yoder assesses what the current price of grains mean for farmers when it comes to crop insurance and marketing this year.
Unity 47, Brown County 46
Quincy High School student Gabrielle Green performs "Home" from the musical "The Wiz" during Monday's Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration at First Baptist Church.
The Mart Heinen Athletic Booster Club chili cook-off, which took place Sunday at Quincy University, is a 25-year tradition.
It wasn't too cold Saturday for a little fun on the Quincy riverfront.
Mike Kolenc of Yes! for Independent Maps talks about the group's campaign to have the state of Illinois change the way political districts are drawn during a stop Wednesday in Quincy. The campaign is collecting signatures on petitions to have a referendum on the issue in November.
Martha Griesbaum prepares a batch of Swiss Turkey Salad at her home in Palmyra, Mo. Griesbaum has passed a love of cooking onto her son, her daughter, and, now, her six grandchildren. "You learn from your children," she said. "Now I try to cook for my grandkids and what they like when they come."
Martha Griesbaum prepares a batch of sugar cookies at her home in Palmyra, Mo. Griesbaum has passed a love of cooking onto her son, her daughter, and, now, her six grandchildren. "You learn from your children," she said. "Now I try to cook for my grandkids and what they like when they come."
The Lewis County 911 Board of Directors listed to proposals from Marion County 911 and the Lewis County Sheriff's Department regarding 911 service in Lewis County.
The Hannibal boys basketball team outscored Palmyra 30-15 in the fourth quarter to earn a victory Tuesday night at Korf Gym.
The Quincy High School boys basketball team won its first WB6 game of the season, beating United Township at Blue Devil Gym on Friday night.
The No. 1-ranked Payson Seymour boys basketball team beat Quincy Notre Dame 75-47 Friday night.
The Quincy University men's basketball team earned its first Great Lakes Valley Conference victory Thursday night, beating McKendree at Pepsi Arena.