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Effingham County Relay for Life was recently awarded a national award titled "Power of Hope" for engaging cancer survivors at American Cancer Society events. [Read More]
The Charter was draped for Mary Harris at the March 13 meeting of the Effingham CD of A Court 720. [Read More]
National Catholic Sisters Week, a component of Women's History Month, is celebrated annually from March 8-14 as a dedicated celebration of Catholic Sisters intended to... [Read More]
Mark Antonacci will talk about the Turin Shroud at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 23, at the Suzette Brumleve Memorial Effingham Public Library. Antonacci is an... [Read More]
April 4 is an important day for the taxpayers of Teutopolis Unit #50. That is the day Effingham County voters will be asked to approve... [Read More]
Title Professionals Inc. acquired Illinois Real Estate Services Inc., a company that has 13 offices throughout Central Illinois and Metro-East. Title Professionals is headquartered in... [Read More]
HSHS St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital recently named Wilbert "Bill" Hawley new Director of Finance. [Read More]
Elene and I went to Chicago to watch the new musical, which, rightfully, became a phenomenon, Hamilton. It was absolutely wonderful. But the most amazing... [Read More]
Some kids spent Saturday morning at the Effingham County University of Illinois Extension Center transforming sugar, butter and other ingredients into works of cookie art. [Read More]
It's no mystery that Teutopolis' senior class last season was a special group of players. The class helped deliver the program three regional titles, two... [Read More]
BASEBALL... [Read More]
An Iowa man apparently engaged in cross-country drug trafficking was indicted by an Effingham County Grand Jury on Wednesday. [Read More]
Life Story and Obituary for Glen Kessler - Glen J. Kessler, 90, of Shumway, IL, formerly... [Read More]
Life Story and Obituary for Sharon Ries - Sharon K. (Rosine) Ries, 61, of Effingham, IL,... [Read More]
An Effingham County Grand Jury indicted the following people recently. [Read More]
Effingham County Sheriff's Office reported the following bookings:... [Read More]
Eastern Illinois University's annual English Studies Summer Camp for high school students will be held from July 23–29. This unique program allows students to customize... [Read More]
Local author Dale Fitzpatrick will share his book, "Pioneers in Illinois History" from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday, March 22, in the Genealogy Room at... [Read More]
American Legion Auxiliary Liberty Unit 289 President Sarah Wyckoff called to order the March 14 meeting. All in attendance sang "America." [Read More]
Mr. and Mrs. David Hoelscher of Mason will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary on Sunday, March 26. [Read More]