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  • Quarters at auction to help local club

    ROCK FALLS – A quartermania fundraiser for the Eagles Club FOE Rock Falls will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at the club, 321 W. Second St.
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Kindergarteners can register soon

    ROCK FALLS – The kindergarten round-up for the 2016-17 school year at East Coloma-Nelson School District 20 will be Thursday and Friday at the school, ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Movie stars Julie Andrews as nanny

    MORRISON – “Mary Poppins” will be shown at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the program room at Odell Public Library, 307 S. Madison St.
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Ogle student wins VFW contest

    BYRON – A Byron High School sophomore was awarded first place Jan. 16 in the District 6 Veterans of Foreign Wars and Auxiliary Voice of Democracy audi ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Blood donors wanted in Dixon

    DIXON – An American Red Cross blood drive will be from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Feb. 16 at KSB Hospital, 403 E. First St.
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Activities planned at library

    ROCK FALLS – The Rock Falls Public Library Board will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the library, 1007 Seventh Ave.
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Lenten fish suppers feature fried, baked

    STERLING – The Knights of Columbus will have a fish fry from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday and Friday and then every Friday during Lent until March 25 at St. ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Courses, programs planned in Mount Morris

    MOUNT MORRIS – Classes, meals, and other activities have been scheduled at the Mount Morris Senior Center, 9 E. Front St.
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Volunteers can help at area parks

    THOMSON – Volunteers are needed for the Corps of Engineers Mississippi River Project to from May through October to fill positions at parks in Hampton ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Applications wanted for Carroll scholarships

    LANARK – The Carroll County Help Center will offer three $500 scholarships to Carroll graduating seniors interested in pursuing training at a communit ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Dress, funds need to make dance success

    STERLING – Bi-County Special Education Cooperative's second prom for special needs students will be from 1 to 4 p.m. April 15 at Oneighty Church, 1295 ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Area girl's art places in national competition

    SPRINGFIELD – Ally Abel, a Byron Middle School student, submitted artwork to the National Radon Poster Contest.
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Reading material part of fundraiser

    STERLING – The CGH Medical Center Auxiliary will have a Books are Fun book and gift fair in the Ryberg Auditorium at the hospital, 100 E. LeFevre Road ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Orchids topic of ecologist’s talk

    ROCKFORD – The Rock River Valley Chapter of Wild Ones will meet from 7 to 9 p.m. Feb. 18 at Rock Valley College Woodward Technology Center, 3301 N. Mu ...
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
  • Holiday sweets to be sold at church

    ROCK FALLS – A Valentine’s sweet shoppe bake sale will start at 8 a.m. Feb. 13 at First Christian Church of Rock Falls, 506 Fifth Ave.
    Feb. 6, 2016 - 1:15 am
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