IC to host inaugural True Blue Institute

By Blake Schnitker on January 17 at 12:22pm

A local college is offering area high school students the opportunity to enhance their leadership skills at the end of the month. In hopes of preparing young men and women Read More

Virginia Superintendent Leaving District

By Zac Coffman on January 17 at 11:51am

Virginia CUSD 64 Superintendent Brent O’Daniell is announcing he will be leaving the District. O’Daniell has accepted the Superintendent position at Genoa Kingston School District 424 in Northern Illinois. A Read More

State Senate Leaders Negotiating Budget

By Zac Coffman on January 17 at 10:03am

There may be hope on the horizon for Illinois’ Budget woes. The mood is optimistic in the State Senate where Senate President John Cullerton and Minority Leader Christine Radogno have Read More

Martin Luther King Jr. March

By Zac Coffman on January 17 at 7:51am

Community members celebrated the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. yesterday with a march from Mount Emory Baptist Church to the King Monument in Community Park. Mount Emory also Read More

Mayor Hosts Unity Breakfast

By Zac Coffman on January 17 at 7:42am

The Mayor’s annual Unity breakfast was yesterday. Held in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. the unity breakfast was at Hamilton’s, at 110 North East Street.       Read More