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  • Bridal merchandise exchange planned

    DIXON – An accessories exchange for party- and wedding-related items will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Sept. 13 at the Post House Ballroom, 100 W. Second St.
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Sounds from past echoes sad fate

    The ivory-billed woodpecker, an imposing bird often referred to by the colloquialism “Lord God” bird, jumped into our minds and hearts about 10 years ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • FFA members attend camp

    MONTICELLO – Natalie Shaw and Daniel Hartman, members of the West Carroll High School FFA chapter in Savanna, recently attended the Illinois FFA Leade ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Soldier earns top honor

    FORT LEE, Va. – Sgt. 1st Class Kyle Hacker of Rock Falls was named the 2014 Transportation Corps Component Noncommissioned Officer of the Year.
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Women bowlers needed for leagues

    DIXON – The Dixon Women’s Bowling League is accepting new members of any skill level.All teams and i ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Pigeon racers compete in August contests

    STERLING – The results are in for Rock River Valley Racing Pigeon Club races in August.Winning the 1 ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    TodayAlcoholics Anonymous, 9 a.m., closed, Big Book, United Methodist Church, 201 S. Chicago Ave., D ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • All ages welcome to take part in run, walk

    THOMSON – The 21st annual Min’s Mississippi Memorial Walk, Run will be Sept. 5.The 4-mile event star ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Homework club returns to Amboy

    AMBOY – Teen Turf’s After School Program will start Sept. 8 at the Boehle Youth Center, 235 W. Main St.
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Bone health program to start in September

    STERLING – The “Strong Bones” class, offered by CGH Medical Center's Community Services Department and CGH Health Foundation, will begin Sept. 9.
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Labor Day Mass at St. Michael’s

    MAYTOWN – A Labor Day Mass will be at 10 a.m. Sept. 7 at St. Michael’s Cemetery – Sandy Hill, 4 miles southeast of Amboy off Sublette Road.
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Codebreaker film to run at library

    MORRISON – “The Imitation Game” will be shown at 2 p.m. Sept. 8 in the program room at Odell Public Library, 307 S. Madison St.
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Bus journey goes to outlets in fall

    DIXON – Immanuel Lutheran Church will have a trip to Gurnee Mills Outlet Mall Oct. 12.The bus will l ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Sauk offers community courses

    DIXON – Several business and community education classes will start soon at Sauk Valley Community College, 173 state Route 2.
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • RNA chapter to have luncheon, silent auction

    THOMSON – Royal Neighbors of America Chapter 1570’s salad bar will be served at noon Sept. 11 at the Tampico Community Building on West Ma ...
    Aug. 29, 2015 - 1:15 am
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