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  • Salute to Agriculture breakfast announced

    PRINCETON — Now in existence for over 65 years, the Princeton Area Chamber of Commerce and Main Street is thriving and is focused on expanding program ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 12:09 pm
  • BV FFA livestock judging team places first

    The Bureau Valley FFA livestock judging team placed first at the Section 3 Livestock Judging Contest at Black Hawk East in Kewanee. Top 10 team member ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 12:10 pm
  • Illinois Land Values Conference set for March 19 in Bloomington

    BLOOMINGTON — A look at what is happening with farmland values across Illinois and what may be in the future will be the subject of the 2015 Illinois ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 12:09 pm
  • Four Seasons Gardening Program in Henry

    HENRY — The Four Seasons Gardening program from University of Illinois Extension continues with a session called the Indoor Edible Garden.
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 12:09 pm
  • Lady Landowner seminar offered

    PRINCETON — Rick Morgan, senior financial securities consultant with Country Financial, will speak at an informational seminar for the Bureau County L ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 12:09 pm
  • Biggar receives award from Birkey’s Farm Store

    HENRY — Everett Biggar received an award for 25 years of employment at Birkey’s Farm Store. His first day as a service technician was Jan. 10, 1989.
    March 2, 2015 - 4:20 pm
  • B.E.S.T. at PES

    PRINCETON — Princeton Elementary School (PES) Board is now the administrative agent for the behavior disorder program, B.E.S.T.
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 3:12 pm
  • Amtrak funding derailed

    Gov. Bruce Rauner has proposed a significant cut to the Amtrak funding for Fiscal Year 2016. Sixteen million dollars could potentially be cut from the ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 3:11 pm
  • Gordon remembered for his service to Wyanet

    WYANET — Longtime Wyanet Mayor John Gordon is being remembered this week for the devotion and dedication he gave to the village of Wyanet, as well as ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 3:12 pm
  • Bambino: Pelc is the ‘Sultan of Spelling’

    PRINCETON — In baseball, the famed Babe Ruth was nicknamed “The Bambino” and “The Sultan of Swat.” I ...
    Feb. 27, 2015 - 1:25 pm
  • Dixon engineering firm, highway department honored

    DIXON — The American Council of Engineering Companies of Illinois held its 2015 Engineering Excellence Awards Competition recognizing 57 Illinois firm ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 3:08 pm
  • Sheriffs’ Association awards scholarships

    The Illinois Sheriffs’ Association announced it will award more than $53,000 in college scholarships throughout the state of Illinois to students wish ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 2:55 pm
  • Bureau Valley on hold with facilities study

    MANLIUS — Bureau Valley School Board was expected to bring cost estimates of the scenarios it selected from a Farnsworth Group facilities study to its ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 2:56 pm
  • ‘Why Me’

    Former Walnut resident Sarah Burleton is visiting the Davenport, Iowa, Barnes and Noble at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 7, for a book signing of her bestsel ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 2:46 pm
  • Ladd 125th celebration plans class reunions

    LADD — In conjunction with Ladd’s 125th anniversary celebrations, a Ladd Grade School reunion open house will be held from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, Ju ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 2:45 pm
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