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  • Out & about

    Images from Paws for a Cause and Methodist Church's Back to School Bash. ...
    Aug. 18, 2015 - 8:45 am
  • ‘To reach, teach and transform ...’

    PRINCETON — When Brett Kepner traveled to Romania in the summer of 2014, his mission was to help impoverished children understand their own worth and ...
    Aug. 18, 2015 - 8:54 am
  • Raffle winners announced

    DEPUE — The winners of the 2015 Democrat raffle have been announced. The drawing was at the DePue boat races. Winners were: $1,000, IBEW electrical wo ...
    Aug. 17, 2015 - 3:31 pm
  • Labor Day garbage changes

    PRINCETON — Due to the upcoming Labor Day holiday on Monday, Sept. 7, garbage and recycling routes in the city of Princeton will be picked up on Tuesd ...
    Aug. 17, 2015 - 3:30 pm
  • How has being in school band changed your life?

    "Being in band has helped me become more mature and disciplined both in band and outside of band."Co ...
    Aug. 17, 2015 - 1:12 pm
  • A moment with Messina

    PRINCETON — On Friday, Aug. 28, multi-platinum recording artist Jo Dee Messina will be in Princeton to perform at the Bureau County Fair. The BCR was ...
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 3:45 pm
  • Wyanet Community Club erases need for school supplies

    WYANET — The Wyanet Community Club hosted its second annual school supplies distribution day Wednesday, Aug. 12.
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 3:44 pm
  • Hosting the heavenly hues

    TISKILWA — About five years back, Robin Engel dug a few Daylilies out of a mail order catalogue, and her love for them blossomed almost instantly. She ...
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 3:44 pm
  • The Right to Try becomes law

    SPRINGFIELD — Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed House Bill 1335, the Illinois Right To Try Act, into law. The Right To Try Act allows doctors to prescribe ...
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 3:45 pm
  • Rock the Town

    PRINCETON — If you’re out enjoying a pleasant stroll on Main Street from now until the end of September, you’ll probably notice a growing pattern of r ...
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 3:46 pm
  • Setting the stage

    LAMOILLE — A new community park is in the works next to the old train depot in the village of LaMoille.
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 2:49 pm
  • IVCC to cover MAP awards

    OGLESBY — As classes are set to begin Monday, Aug. 17, at Illinois Valley Community College, the college will honor state-funded Monetary Award Progra ...
    Aug. 14, 2015 - 3:46 pm
  • Finding their stripes

    PRINCETON — The lawn of Princeton High School was strewn with taught ropes, blindfolds, balancing acts and the thrill of anticipation from onlookers o ...
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 3:09 pm
  • County looks at I-180 reduction

    PRINCETON — The federal government is looking to reduce Interstate 180 from a four-lane to a two-lane highway.
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 3:09 pm
  • Tiskilwa looks at remodeling project

    TISKILWA — The Tiskilwa Village Board will consider remodeling a village building on Main Street into a village office.
    Aug. 12, 2015 - 3:10 pm
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