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  • High voter turnout expected

    Early voting has begun.On Monday, early voting began, and a steady turnout was seen in both early vo ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 4:57 pm
  • Guerrini: A tireless guardian angel for Spring Valley

    SPRING VALLEY — A long-time advocate for Spring Valley who tirelessly performed community service to promote and assist people in her town, Lori Guerr ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 4:56 pm
  • Ebola virus update

    PRINCETON — About two months after news of the Ebola virus in Africa became an international concern, the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 4:56 pm
  • Cornpickers gather in Walnut

    The sixth annual Cornpickers Reunion was held over the weekend, organized by Kevin Larkey of Walnut. The reunion brought in about two dozen of the old ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 4:54 pm
  • Seeing pink at PHS

    Princeton High School cheerleaders and pom pon squad form a breast cancer awareness ribbon on the football field Friday evening. The PHS Athletic Boos ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 4:53 pm
  • October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

    PRINCETON — The issues that surround domestic violence are easy to push under the rug and pretend they are not happening. But during October, advocate ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 4:51 pm
  • Bikers raise big bucks for St. Jude

    PRINCETON — A group of more than 30 bikers have raised $75,000 for the St. JudeChildren’s Research H ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 4:52 pm
  • Meet and greet for Beaber and Yates-Mabry

    SHEFFIELD — A meet and greet for Republican candidates Allan Beaber for sheriff and Courtney Yates-Mabry for county treasurer will be from 10 a.m. to ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 4:46 pm
  • SVE looks at behavior disorder program

    SPRING VALLEY — The Spring Valley Elementary School Board has been asked to consider housing a behavioral disorder program.
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 4:47 pm
  • Dalzell vendor fair

    Dalzell Fire Department held a vendor fair over the weekend. ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 4:49 pm
  • BBB issues nationwide warning on fake invoicing scheme

    CHICAGO — The Better Business Bureau (BBB) has issued a nationwide warning to consumers about a company called IDBS that indicates their address is 20 ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 4:44 pm
  • Halloween is just around the corner. What is the scariest movie you’ve ever seen?

    “The scariest movie I’ve ever seen was ‘Halloween’ with Michael Myers.” Zach Smith, Princeton “The s ...
    Oct. 20, 2014 - 4:43 pm
  • Hall: Good news and bad news

    SPRING VALLEY — The Hall High School Board of Education received both good and bad news from auditor Dave Wilcoxson during the presentation of the Fis ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • Women of Distinction

    OGLESBY — Six women from all areas of the Illinois Valley were honored at the second annual Women of Distinction awards luncheon held Thursday afterno ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 9:54 pm
  • County board hears update on health issues

    PRINCETON — The Bureau/Putnam County Health Department is continuing to monitor various health issues, including the flu, West Nile Virus and now the ...
    Oct. 17, 2014 - 9:49 pm
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