Quincy School Board ratifies four-year contract
Education

Quincy School Board ratifies four-year contract

The Quincy School Board and the Quincy Federation of Teachers and Educational Support Personnel intend to shift their focus to the community after signing a four-year contract Tuesday.

Trial delayed for Quincy man charged in stabbing
Police & Courts

Trial delayed for Quincy man charged in stabbing

The trial of Quincy man charged in the October stabbing of a Quincy woman has been pushed back a month. Court records show the case of Dwayne M. Brandon has been moved to the Jan. 8 jury trial docket.

Kirlin's Inc. sells stores, puts Quincy headquarters up for sale
Business

Kirlin's Inc. sells stores, puts Quincy headquarters up for sale

Kirlin's Inc. has sold the last of its stores and is putting its longtime corporate home at the southwest corner of Sixth and Maine up for sale. Gary Kirlin, who has been president of the family-owned company, said Kirlin's Inc. is now out of the retail business. But part of the once-sprawling business remains in the family.

Students encouraged to 'start with the end in mind'
Education

Students encouraged to 'start with the end in mind'

Kimberly Roewe's explanation of what she does at Phibro offered a way to pique interest in science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM, job opportunities as part of Tuesday's "Start with the End in Mind" Junior Achievement Career Fair.

Good News of Christmas case No. 3
Good News

Good News of Christmas case No. 3

This single mom with a young child is described as hard-working and caring by her caseworker. She recently has obtained full-time employment and wants to complete her GED to get on track to become a nurse one day.

Quincy News

Portions of Maine, 11th to close for sewer repairs

Portions of Maine and South 11th streets will close beginning Monday for sewer repairs.

Quincy woman restores forgotten dolls, donates to Toys for Tots
Quincy News

Quincy woman restores forgotten dolls, donates to Toys for Tots

Cally Lewis can't bear to see a toy go to waste. Two years ago, the Quincy resident began collecting old dolls that were likely destined for the garbage. She dresses them up, packages them, and donates them to Toys for Tots.

Women sought in Quincy Mall theft investigation, police need help with IDs
Police & Courts

Women sought in Quincy Mall theft investigation, police need help with IDs

The Quincy Police Department has released photos on its Facebook page, seeking help in the identification of females for a theft investigation being conducted at the Quincy Mall.

Project Red Ribbon reminds drivers not to drink and drive
Quincy News

Project Red Ribbon reminds drivers not to drink and drive

J.T. Dozier, the chairman of Project Red Ribbon for the Quinsippi Chapter of Mothers Against Drunk Driving, kicked off this year's project, now in its 27th year, Monday along with Mayor Kyle Moore and Police Chief Rob Copley at City Hall.

Teen injured in crash near John Wood Community College
Police & Courts

Teen injured in crash near John Wood Community College

A Camp Point teen was taken to Blessing Hospital after a two-car crash Monday near John Wood Community College.