Edward Husar is primarily responsible for handling the education beat. For the past seven years, he covered city and county government. He initially handled Northeast Missouri news and features. Husar joined the Herald-Whig staff in 1980. A Chicago native and 1975 graduate of Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, Husar was the assistant editor of the Waterloo (Ill.) Republic-Times for five years before coming to Quincy. He has won many awards over the years for column writing, feature writing, news writing and photography.
Nine quilters from nine Northeast Missouri counties recently learned that the quilt blocks they created will become part of the official Missouri Bicentennial Quilt in 2021.
A Hannibal man was arrested on a weapon charge after shots were fired Sunday morning in Hannibal.
Brittany Weldy has been hired to work as an entrepreneurship specialist at a new small business development center opening in Hannibal.
As Hannibal's yearlong bicentennial celebration winds to a close, Cindy Lovell looks back on 2019 with satisfaction.
For the past few weeks I've been rummaging through file cabinets crammed with nearly 40 years of memories. The cabinets contain hundreds of manila folders filled with notes on topics I've written about since becoming a Herald-Whig reporter in May 1980.
Three people were hospitalized after two vehicles collided at 4:05 p.m. Thursday about 75 feet west of the intersection of 10th and Broadway.
The Santaland exhibit that Clarksville Mayor JoAnne Smiley has displayed for the past 13 holiday seasons in Clarksville City Hall is taking a final bow.
Local emergency officials reminded motorists Monday to use caution when approaching a stationary emergency vehicle with its lights flashing.
Law enforcement officers in Marion County are getting a pat on the back through a new organization that formed earlier this year.