A July jury trial has been set after a mistrial was declared last week in the retrial of a Quincy man whom an Illinois appellate court said should receive a new trial in a 2016 sex abuse case.
The wide rivers and the opportunity for a fresh start brought the first settlers to the bit of Illinois prairie known as Pike County, but what made them stay and put down roots was the land.
An investigation continues in a Friday night shooting in Mount Sterling which left a woman dead and a man injured.
A small but enthusiastic crowd showed up Friday morning at Woodland Cemetery to salute a Civil War soldier to who played a role in one of the war's most memorable events -- the "Great Locomotive Chase" of April 1862.
John Wood Community College will maintain its freeze on tuition for the third consecutive year, after its Board of Trustees approved a tentative $15.539 million budget for the next fiscal year Wednesday night.