Tim and Lisa Mueller welcomed their first grandchild into the world on a November morning in 2017. That afternoon they learned Tim had colon cancer. For the Neoga High School track coach, the diagnosis was just another hurdle.
Kaitlin Cordes covers Effingham County, police and courts and sports features for the Effingham Daily News. She earned a bachelor's degree in journalism from Eastern Illinois University. Cordes is a native of Effingham.
This Week's Circulars
- Effingham National Guard company to deploy to Afghanistan
- Plea expected in mall crash case
- UPDATE: John Boos shooting: Bullet removed from victim after ambulance t-boned on way to hospital
- Altamont rejects sales of recreational marijuana
- Altamont man charged with threatening city workers, neighbors
- Plan commission approves recreational marijuana permit; city council votes Tuesday
- LSC Communications, formerly RR Donnelley, to close Mattoon plant
- 01-17-2020 Effingham Police reports
- County school boards discuss teacher shortage
- 1-13-20 Effingham County Jail