Local Briefs

'Cops and Nachos' set for Friday

Posted: Sep. 12, 2019 12:01 am

QUINCY -- Quincy Police officers will be raising money Friday to benefit Special Olympics. Officers at "Cops and Nachos" from 5 to 8 p.m. at Maya Mexican Restaurant, 4420 Broadway.

Officers will work for "tips" by refilling drinks, bussing tables and visiting customers.

Hannibal News

Hannibal's Folklife Festival canceled

The Hannibal Arts Council announced Sunday that it has canceled this year's Folklife Festival. The council said that its board of directors made the decision to cancel after monitoring and discussing current conditions.

Quincy News

School sculptures to be featured on upcoming 'Illinois Stories' episode

The installation of sculptures in the Celebration of Education Sculpture Series will be featured on an upcoming episode of the "Illinois Stories" TV show.

Police & Courts

QPD revamps response because of rise in COVID-19 cases

The Quincy Police Department said it is adjusting its response to calls for service as COVID-19 cases increase.