Grain prices as reported by Effingham Equity and the Chicago Board of Trade last night:
Jo Huskey, CMM, has recently been named President of the Illinois Medical Group Management Association (ILMGMA) Board of Directors. Jo has served on the ILMGMA Board of Directors since November 2015.
The Lake Land College Board of Trustees approved funding and construction bids for the new Foundation and Alumni Center during the regular Dec. 9 meeting.
Organizations that provide summer activities for children in Effingham County are encouraged to fill out an application to be part of the Summer Activities Fair hosted by Impact 2030 Creative Learning Culture at the Village Square Mall, South Route 45, on April 2, 2020.
Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC) informational meetings will be provided at the following locations for Effingham and Shelby County producers. 2019 enrollment runs through March 15, 2020, and the deadline to sign up for 2020 is June 30, 2020.
South Central FFA participated in Section 19 Agronomy Career Development Event on Nov. 20 at Lake Land College in Mattoon. Team members were tested on many aspects of agronomic practices in the agriculture industry today. A few of the tasks the contestants had to complete included identifyin…
The South Central FFA went to the Section 19 Leadership Training School at Pana High School November 14. The officers and other members of South Central FFA were put into groups with FFA members from other chapters, and participated in various activities that involved building the characteri…
Just a reminder that fall seeded crops, such as wheat and cover crops, which are harvested/baled/pastured/left standing for cover are required to be reported to the USDA office by Dec. 15.
Effingham County Fair Queen Shayna Phillips and Junior Miss Hali Kreke helped present awards at the 2019 Effingham County 4-H Achievement Night. Easy Riders 4-H Club hosted the event.
Effingham County correctional officers Eric J. Loy and Justine Reyes graduated from the Macon County Law Enforcement Training Center in Decatur Nov. 8. after five weeks of training.
Illinois Conservation Foundation is offering $2,000 Conservation Achievement Scholarships to help promote the value of our natural world and encourage the next generation of leaders to engage in personal efforts to preserve and enhance a sustainable outdoor environment. Applications and info…
Effingham Senior Center Tuesday night meal of Meals on Wheels celebrated November birthdays and Christmas. Those with November birthdays were Peggy Curl, Grace Boldt, Gustie Unkraut, Francis Mulvaney and Mary Mulvaney.
Dylan Smith, Charleston, and Logan Hardesty, Neoga, received first place in Best Hard News Audio Reporting, becoming the first Lake Land College students to place in the College Broadcasters Inc. annual conference held in St. Louis in early November.
The latest Positive Behavior Intervention and Supports (PBIS) winners at Stewardson-Strasburg Grade School are, from left, Mila Carroll, Macy Davis, Jaclyn Eldridge, Reed Smith and Blake Hille.
Stewardson-Strasburg High School October PBIS winners are ninth-graders Daniel Davis and Tyler Wetherell; 10th-graders Colin Kinkelaar and Preston Parks; 11th-graders Dawson Boys and Mariah Hoene; 12th-graders Theresa Davis and Rebecca Shepherd
This Week's Circulars
Faye Miller age 90, of Newton, Illinois passed away Thursday, December 12, 2019 at her son's home in Long Beach, Mississippi. Arrangements are pending at the Crain Funeral Home, Newton. Online condolences may be offered at www.crainfuneral.com.
- Dieterich man sentenced to 15 years for sexual assault
- Altamont discusses recreational marijuana sales
- Effngham woman injured in rollover accident
- Jail Bookings
- Teacher retention contributes to exemplary performance for Beecher City school
- Grading Unit 40
- Man sentenced to 3 years for unlawful possession of weapon
- 12-11-2019 Effingham Police reports
- Neoga Closer Look: 'Rockhounds' have collected 7,000 rocks
- Man charged with burglarizing vehicles at St. Anthony H.S.