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  • Area farmer attends training

    The Illinois Agricultural Leadership Program Class of 2016 was provided in-depth communication skills training at Dec. 15-17 at John Deere World Headq ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Fruit, vegetable growers to meet

    ROCKFORD – The University of Illinois Extension’s 19th annual Stateline Fruit and Vegetable Growers Conference will be from 8:30 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. Feb ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Annual updates on Alzheimer’s

    PEORIA – The 2015 Alzheimer’s Association Legislative Event is set for 10 a.m. Feb. 10 at the Central Illinois Chapter office, 612 W. Glen Ave.
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • God gives needed materials

    I must admit that sometimes pastors forget things. After all, we are human. Immersed in the daily tasks of ministry, we do forget matters that many me ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • New reads hit shelves

    DIXON – New books have arrived at Dixon Public Library, 221 S. Hennepin Ave.They are:Fiction: “Littl ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Two continue to next contest

    FULTON – After 16 rounds, Mariam Elahmady correctly spelled “berserk” to win the championship of this year’s River Bend Middle School Spelling Bee Jan ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Senator gets tour of SVCC

    DIXON – State Sen. Tim Bivins, R–Dixon, recently toured Sauk Valley Community College.His guides wer ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Sessions explain self-understanding

    MORRISON – A five-part series on self-compassion will begin Monday at Morrison Meditation Center, 635 E. Lincolnway.
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Redesigned website loaded with information

    URBANA – Farmers and landowners are encouraged to check out recent updates to the online Farm Bill Toolbox to help with decision-making.
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Benefit breakfast includes sausage

    DIXON – A pancake breakfast fundraiser for Veterans Memorial Park will be from 8 a.m. to noon Sunday at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 540, 1560 state ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Members draw for Secret Sisters

    DIXON – Petunia City Quilters will meet at 7 p.m. Feb. 2 at First Presbyterian Church, 110 E. Third St.
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    TodayAlcoholics Anonymous, 9 a.m., closed, Big Book, United Methodist Church, 201 E. Chicago Ave., D ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • College Honors

    William Woods UniversityFULTON, Mo. – Christy Casey of Dixon has been named to the fall dean’s lis ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Honor Rolls

    St. Andrew School, Rock FallsHighest HonorsEighth grade: Mackenzie Fowkes, Michael Frank, Megan Marc ...
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Dixon factory to have blood drive

    DIXON – Do it Best Corp. will open its doors for a Rock River Valley Blood Center drive from 8 a.m. to noon Tuesday at 816 W. Progress Drive.
    Jan. 24, 2015 - 1:15 am
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