Return of traditional sports probably means no chance for buzkashi
Steve Eighinger

Return of traditional sports probably means no chance for buzkashi

There was a period, early on in the pandemic, when any self-respecting sports fan began to go stir crazy.

My view: Despite pandemic, IDOT stayed on job
Guest Commentary

My view: Despite pandemic, IDOT stayed on job

The Illinois Department of Transportation is in the midst of the most challenging, most exciting time in its history. Since the COVID-19 pandemic hit this spring, IDOT has kept its focus on keeping the state's infrastructure in good, safe condition.

Herald-Whig View

Let Quincy residents decide on council's size

WHILE NATIONAL battles between political parties continue to rage and increasingly attempt to fracture voters, it's no wonder that more Americans identify themselves as independents.

Letters

Duckworth is right to demand military accountability

My name is Angel Smith, and I am running for state representative in IL-94, which includes my hometown of Quincy. I served 12 years active duty in the Navy enlisted as a Russian translator with a Top Secret clearance.

Letters

Thank you for birthday surprises

A special thank you to everyone who sent cards, gifts and birthday wishes for Mae's 90th birthday.

Your Turn/Danielle Buss
Your Turn

Your Turn/Danielle Buss

Danielle Buss, 27, is the CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) manager at the Advocacy Network for Children. She married Austin Buss in September 2019. Buss was raised in Fowler by Barb and Danny Woodyard.

Letters

Quincy librarian made wife's day in finding 1957 photo

To The Herald-Whig: My wife attended the Paloma Elementary School in Eastern Adams County from 1953 to 1955. My wife's maiden name was Nancy Sanders. She is a retired special education teacher who graduated from Payson Seymour High School and Northeast

Turkey Dinner Candy Corn? Wow. Just wow.
Steve Eighinger

Turkey Dinner Candy Corn? Wow. Just wow.

Just when we thought 2020 could not possibly get any stranger. Brach's candy company, which is headquartered in Oakbrook Terrace, Ill., has released a new bag of its familiar candy corn called -- I hope you are sitting down while reading this -- the "Turkey

Letters

Let presidential candidate debates stand on their own

New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman began his recent column by writing, "I worry about Joe Biden debating Donald Trump. He should do it only under two conditions. Otherwise, he's giving Trump unfair advantages."

Long wait for new Bond film nearing end ... maybe
Steve Eighinger

Long wait for new Bond film nearing end ... maybe

In one of those "where does the time go?" moments, I noticed a few days ago that legendary actor Sean Connery turns 90 later this month.

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