Effingham Daily News, Effingham, IL


  • st elmo theater St. Elmo residents take it all off to raise money for theater It reads like a movie: A group of middle-aged — and older — small town residents decide to bare it all — almost — for a good cause. But for a St. Elmo group trying to get an old theater up and running again, its a real way for them to raise money and have some fun.

    December 17, 2009 1 Photo

  • Holiday Light Displays Effingham and several surrounding towns offer holiday light displays open to the public that are meant to get you in the mood for the season.

    December 11, 2009

  • Young quilters Art for Generations High-tech Shumway youngsters pick up old-fashioned quilting

    December 7, 2009 1 Photo

  • 'Into the Woods' 'Into the Woods' St. Anthony High School, Effingham, presents “Into the Woods” by Stephen Sondhiem.

    December 4, 2009 1 Photo

  • FACE Christmas Concert FACE Christmas Concert The 26th Annual FACE (Fine Arts, County of Effingham) Christmas Concert featuring FACE Community Singers directed by Bob Cox and FACE Community Orchestra directed by Bev Marshall is set for 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 6, at Cornerstone Christian Church, Effingham. Admission is free.

    December 4, 2009 1 Photo

  • Santa Letters Santa Letters Get out some paper, sharpen that pencil and write Santa Claus a letter

    November 30, 2009 1 Photo

  • 'Miracle on 34th Street' 'Miracle on 34th Street' A stage adaptation of the holiday classic "Miracle on 34th Street" will usher in the holiday season Sunday, Nov. 29, with performances at 3 and 7 p.m. at the Rosebud Theatre, Effingham.

    November 20, 2009 1 Photo

  • little shop of horrors ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ Neoga High School brings Broadway classic to the stage

    November 10, 2009 1 Photo

  • ‘Charlotte’s Web’ ‘Charlotte’s Web’ Effingham High School DramaTICS will present “Charlotte’s Web” adapted from the book by E.B. White at 7 p.m. today, Nov. 6, and 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 7.

    November 6, 2009 1 Photo

  • German immigrants Many area Germans moved west with rest of the country The migration of Germans to Effingham and surrounding counties in the mid-19th century has been well-documented.

    November 2, 2009 1 Photo

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