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  • Where in the World — Jensen

    Lance Jensen of Tiskilwa spent the summer of 2015 in Koblenz, Germany, doing an internship at TRW Automotive. He graduated in May with a bachelor’s de ...
    July 29, 2016 - 1:32 pm
  • Where in the World — Bickett

    Proud Hawkeye fans Dave and Amy Bickett of Wyanet, Larry Thomas of Princeton, Mimi Casey of Sumter, S.C., and Emily Moats of Princeton took along a co ...
    July 29, 2016 - 1:32 pm
  • Where in the World — Gustafson

    Roger and Linda Gustafson are pictured atop the Acropolis at the Parthenon in Athens during a 11-day Greek Islands cruise with stops in Rome, Crete, A ...
    July 29, 2016 - 1:32 pm
  • Where in the World — Carlson

    Jim and Nancy Carlson took along a copy of the BCR when then spent five day in Cuba in January. They visited a tobacco farm, met children attending an ...
    July 29, 2016 - 1:32 pm
  • Where in the World — Garland

    Mike and Diane Crowley (from left) of Spring Valley and Roger and Mary Lou Garland of Tiskilwa are pictured with a copy of BCR in Krakow, Poland. The ...
    July 29, 2016 - 1:31 pm
  • St. Bede students on a mission to serve others

    PERU — Thirteen St. Bede Academy students, accompanied by St. Bede Chaplain Father Ronald Margherio, O.S.B., and Kathy Martin of Spring Valley, spent ...
    July 29, 2016 - 12:38 pm
  • Community Notes

    90th Eckhoff reunionDOVER — The 90th Eckhoff reunion will be at noon Sunday, Aug. 14, at the Dover B ...
    July 29, 2016 - 12:37 pm
  • Rotary Club of Walnut donates school supplies

    Freedom House received a donation for school supplies from the Rotary Club of Walnut. Shown accepting the donation are Michael Zerneck (from left), ex ...
    July 29, 2016 - 12:38 pm
  • Make Someone Happy

    • Happy birthday on Sunday, July 31, to our uncle, Nick Roberts. Have a great day, Love, Tyler, Valerie and Buck.
    July 29, 2016 - 12:37 pm
  • Monmouth students recognized during honors convocation

    MONMOUTH — Monmouth College students from Illinois and eastern Iowa received recognition at Monmouth College’s Honors Convocation, which was held late ...
    July 29, 2016 - 12:35 pm
  • St. Louis School welcomes new teacher

    PRINCETON — St. Louis School in Princeton welcomed its new kindergarten teacher, Elizabeth Ruefer-Nease.
    July 29, 2016 - 12:36 pm
  • Lewis is scholarship recipient

    LAMOILLE — Britnae Lewis, formerly of LaMoille, is the recipient of a $4,000 scholarship from the Illinois Farm Bureau Rural Nurse Practitioner Progra ...
    July 29, 2016 - 12:36 pm
  • Yvonne Volant will celebrate birthday

    Yvonne Volant of Ladd will celebrate her 90th birthday on Monday, Aug. 1.Yvonne was born Aug. 1, 192 ...
    July 29, 2016 - 12:36 pm
  • ICC releases president’s list

    EAST PEORIA — Illinois Central College students receiving a perfect 4.0 grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) were honored by being named to the presid ...
    July 29, 2016 - 12:36 pm
  • Helen Taylor Scholarships awarded

    This fall, eight of the district’s top high school graduates, including four valedictorians, will attend Illinois Valley Community College in Oglesby. ...
    July 29, 2016 - 12:34 pm