Whig Now: The Herald-Whig's news app

Posted: Jul. 13, 2020 12:01 am

Get the latest Herald-Whig news — when you want it — with the new Whig Now mobile app.

Whig Now brings you the latest in local news, sports, weather and community events and lets you stay up-to-date anytime, anywhere.

Our award-winning reporters and photographers bring you stories that matter in your hometown, covering Adams, Brown, Hancock and Pike counties in West-Central Illinois and Clark, Knox, Lewis, Marion, Monroe, Pike, Ralls, Scotland and Shelby counties in Northeast Missouri.

Whig Now also features local bloggers and staff columnists, obituaries, plus the latest in national and world news, business, health, food and entertainment.

Easily share your news tips, photos and videos with us using the app.

Download the Whig Now app for your mobile device or tablet here.

Scroll through the images below to see some of the app's features:

News Page

A view of the news page on the new Whig Now mobile app. Browse and read the latest stories; scroll through the top bar for various news categories - from Quincy and Hannibal news to world and national news.


Whig Now categories include news, police and courts, sports, business, entertainment, lifestyles (including food and health), blogs and columns, weather and obituaries.


A look at the Blogs/Columns category featuring our popular Answers and Mum's the Word blogs, as well as staff columnists.

Change Text Size & Share Articles

On a story page, you have the option to choose your text size and share the story on social media or via email.

Submit News Tips, Photos & Videos

You can easily submit your news tips, photos and videos using this form.

Main Page of App

View of the main page of the app.