The two candidates vying to represent the 94th District of the Illinois House of Representatives met Tuesday night to discuss their beliefs in a candidates forum hosted by the League of Women Voters of Adams County.
A project that has had its fair share of setbacks, the new Adams County Jail is finally taking shape -- perfect timing with winter weather on its doorstep.
The Harman House Museum no longer has to contend with the limited space issues it has faced for the last few years. The museum held a dedication ceremony on Oct. 13 for its new 1,800-square-foot expansion.
Despite the terrible odds -- 1 in 302.5 million for those keeping score at home -- someone will eventually match all six numbers and win the Mega Millions jackpot, which now stands at an estimated $1.6 billion. It could happen as soon as Tuesday.
In her writing, Quincy native Lynn Schmidt tries to help other women thrive in their professional lives. The four-time published author and conference speaker visited Quincy earlier this week and spent some time working on her next book.
ust a few weeks away from the deadline to pass a balanced budget, the Hancock County Board faces an uphill battle. Board Chairman Delbert Kreps said the county's budget still falls $136,000 short of being balanced.
Tax rates aren't expected to change much after the Pittsfield City Council considered a tax levy Tuesday night that has a minimal increase from the previous year's. The tax levy will have a second reading at the council's Nov. 6 meeting.