Pleasant Hill student's video shows effects of texting and driving
Health

Pleasant Hill student's video shows effects of texting and driving

Pleasant Hill High School senior Allyson Minor wants to major in film in college. And she hopes her most recent film, a 60-second look at the effects of texting and driving, wins a scholarship.

Tracy Foundation funds improve Mount Sterling's Main Street
Illinois News

Tracy Foundation funds improve Mount Sterling's Main Street

John and Carolyn Ormond have spent many years trying to make their community better. The couple bought an aging building on Mount Sterling's Main Street and are taking advantage of the city's Facade Improvement Program to make it better.

Quincy police officers deliver gift cards, bags during Operation Christmas Cheer
Quincy News

Quincy police officers deliver gift cards, bags during Operation Christmas Cheer

Cortney Crawford was in for a surprise Friday when she heard a knock at her front door and saw two Quincy police detectives on her front porch. But they weren't there on regular police business.

Hannibal woman makes, sells Santas to raise money for Toys for Tots
Hannibal News

Hannibal woman makes, sells Santas to raise money for Toys for Tots

Pamela Neff knows what it's like to not have any gifts for Christmas. Growing up with four siblings, she can remember just one year when they had presents under the tree. This year, she is making and selling Santas to raise money for Toys.

Testing protocol shows new water treatment plant at Illinois Veterans Home is working
Quincy News

Testing protocol shows new water treatment plant at Illinois Veterans Home is working

The state of Illinois has spent more than $1 million testing for the Legionella bacteria in the water supply at the Illinois Veterans Home, and the results indicate that the facility's new water treatment plant is working.

Arby's restaurant to open in Huck Finn Shopping Center
Business

Arby's restaurant to open in Huck Finn Shopping Center

An Arby's restaurant is tentatively scheduled to open March 1 in Hannibal's Huck Finn Shopping Center.

Woman charged in August shooting waives preliminary hearing
Police & Courts

Woman charged in August shooting waives preliminary hearing

The Burlington, Iowa, woman charged in connection with an August shooting in downtown Quincy waived her right to a preliminary hearing Friday in Adams County Circuit Court.

JWCC, Blessing-Rieman partner to fill need for surgical technologists
Health

JWCC, Blessing-Rieman partner to fill need for surgical technologists

John Wood Community College and Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing and Health Sciences agreed Friday to work together to help fill the need for surgical technologists in West-Central Illinois, Northeast Missouri and southeast Iowa.

Elevated lead levels found in water at three Quincy schools
Education

Elevated lead levels found in water at three Quincy schools

Test results released this week show an elevated level of lead was found in water at three Quincy schools.

Missouri News

Paris becomes third NEMO community to qualify as Tree City USA

Paris became Northeast Missouri's third community to meet all four standards in becoming a certified Tree City USA on Thursday.