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  • ISBE cancels 5Essentials results at PHS

    PRINCETON — The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) will not provide survey results of the 5Essentials Survey to Princeton High School (PHS).
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 3:37 pm
  • Weaver to host coffee chat in Princeton

    PRINCETON — Illinois State Sen. Chuck Weaver (R-Peoria), District 37, will host a coffee chat event from 8 to 9 a.m. on Friday, March 10, at the Big A ...
    Feb. 27, 2017 - 6:06 pm
  • MAPing it out for parents

    LAMOILLE — Students in the LaMoille School District take the Measures of Academic Growth (MAP) test three times a year, which has lead to questions as ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 2:09 pm
  • ‘Your mission, should you choose to accept it’

    PRINCETON — Volunteers and agents of the Mission Possible Kids program at First United Methodist Church gathered on the evening of Feb. 16 at the chur ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 2:09 pm
  • Cemetery clean-up announced

    SPRING VALLEY — Spring clean up and grounds preparation at Valley Memorial Park Cemetery in Spring Valley will begin the week of March 1 or as weather ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 2:11 pm
  • Public access

    MondaySpring Valley City Council, 7 p.m., city hallPrinceton Elementary School Board, 5:30 p.m., Log ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 1:25 pm
  • What does Illinois needs to do to solve its financial problems?

    "I feel the first step in solving the financial problems would be to fire all of the state legislators. We need to get rid of the corrupt ones.”
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 1:25 pm
  • The eagle has landed

    This American Bald Eagle comes in for a landing with a transmitter attached to its back, along with a tag around his leg. Apparently the bird is being ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 2:11 pm
  • Citizens Electric Utility Advisory Committee created

    PRINCETON — Seven people were appointed to the Citizens Electric Utility AdvisoryCommittee at Tuesda ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 2:12 pm
  • Smoky house fire

    PRINCETON — A discarded cigarette was the cause of a house fire at 1:18 p.m. Wednesday at 620 S. Euclid Ave., according to Fire Chief Chuck Woolley.
    Feb. 23, 2017 - 8:39 am
  • Auction Calendar

    March 4 — Bob Lear and Claude Davis estates, furniture, stoneware, primitives, hunting items, modern duck decoys and prints, pocket knives, tools, lar ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 11:00 am
  • Dollar General coming to Walnut

    WALNUT— Dollar General will be coming to Walnut. Ryan Rosenthal, chairperson of the local improveme ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 4:27 pm
  • Kewanee death investigation continues

    KEWANEE — Two residents of 1040 N. Grace Ave., Kewanee, were found deceased in their home at approximately 11:13 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21, when Kewanee P ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 11:01 am
  • Ladd's 'The List' a surprise to both parents and school board

    LADD — While positive reinforcement has become common at many schools working to guide students toward good behavior, the teachers and administrators ...
    Feb. 24, 2017 - 4:24 pm
  • Princeton discusses changes to liquor licenses

    PRINCETON — The city will offer more liquor licenses if the Princeton City Council approves on second reading changes it discussed during Tuesday's me ...
    Feb. 22, 2017 - 10:59 am