QUINCY -- Xavious Benjamin planned to play basketball this winter, just as he had the previous three. Yet, tryouts didn't go like he expected, and the Quincy High School senior was left searching for a way to stay active. That's how he ended up...

THREE votes on consecutive days this week could help start to usher in a new vision for Quincy's Mississippi riverfront -- or continue to leave the city's greatest natural resource woefully underdeveloped.