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  • More than reading, writing and arithmetic ...

    Fourth-grade students at Lincoln Elementary School in Princeton recently completed a unit on “The Lemonade War,” a book based on the idea that a broth ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 5:24 pm
  • ‘Finding Patience’

    PRINCETON — Are you looking for patience? If so, what price would you pay to own it? Would $25 seem like a bargain?
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 5:25 pm
  • Forum planned in LaMoille

    LAMOILLE — LaMoille Community Unit District 303 will host a strategic town hall forum at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27, at Allen Junior High in LaMoille.
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 5:25 pm
  • PMH will sponsor ‘Pack the Place Pink Night’ at St. Louis School

    PRINCETON — Perry Memorial Hospital in Princeton will sponsor a “Pack the Place Pink Night” on Tuesday, Oct. 25, at the boys basketball game at St. Lo ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 5:04 pm
  • St. Louis School will host annual Veterans Day program

    PRINCETON — St. Louis School’s junior high and fourth/fifth grade in Princeton invites all veterans and current military to their annual Veterans Day ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 4:35 pm
  • Food and fun for Flags of Freedom fundraiser

    Darlene Root (left) and Kim Scott (right, from back), John Cutich and Tom Giehl prepare sandwiches and other lunch items at Piehl Motors in Princeton. ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 4:57 pm
  • Puppets entertain at Prairie Arts Center

    The Eulenspiegel Puppet Theater put on an entertaining show at the Prairie Arts Center on Saturday, Oct. 15. Children and adults of all ages enjoyed t ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 4:31 pm
  • Princeton to place kiosk on Main and Elm

    PRINCETON — The city will soon be erecting a display kiosk in the parking lot on the corner of North Main Street and Elm Place.
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 5:26 pm
  • PAT program going strong at PES

    PRINCETON — Despite the state's budget impasse throughout the last year and uncertainty of whether or not the state would continue to fund grants for ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 1:20 pm
  • Hall moves forward on World War II memorial

    SPRING VALLEY — Plans are continuing on the World War II Memorial at Hall High School.At the Hall Hi ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 5:27 pm
  • Thanks to the SVE taxpayers

    SPRING VALLEY — According to Spring Valley Elementary (SVE) Superintendent Jim Hermes, the district is basically surviving on taxpayer dollars.
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 5:28 pm
  • Grand jury returns 11 indictments

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County grand jury returned 11 indictments on Oct. 12.Jenna Savage, 25, of Per ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 3:45 pm
  • Trident agents bust Oglesby woman for delivering heroin

    PERU — An Oglesby woman was arrested on drug charges following an investigation into heroin sales by Trident agents.
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 4:18 pm
  • Taking a rest at the Cornpicker Reunion

    Avriel Miller takes a brief rest amid a huge pile of corn cobs during the Cornpicker Reunion, held at the Bolz farm of rural Walnut. Besides climbing ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 4:26 pm
  • Walnut looks at street improvements

    WALNUT — Street improvements are on the Walnut Village Board’s mind, and on Monday, Oct. 17, the board heard from two engineers about a plan for propo ...
    Oct. 19, 2016 - 4:21 pm