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A second Christian County resident has tested positive for COVID-19 coronavirus, Christian-Montgomery County EMA Director Greg Nimmo announced during a press conference at noon on Thursday, March … more
Hillsboro native Tim Hopper was named to a newly adopted ordinance (by a unanimous vote) Chief Deputy post within the Hillsboro Police Department at the Hillsboro City Council meeting Tuesday … more
Imagine Hillsboro Festivals and Events Committee is preparing to host the fourth annual Father-Daughter Princess Ball at The Event Center of Montgomery County on Saturday, March 7, from 6 to 9 … more
A man who rammed a Hillsboro police car during a chase that began at the Montgomery County Jail was ultimately arrested in Litchfield on Thursday night, Feb. 6. Christopher A. Smith, 44, of … more
Autographs are nothing new to Jim Leefers of Coffeen. But of the thousands that he has obtained over the years, a recent addition to his collection may be one of the most memorable. On Feb. 10, … more
Students at the four schools in the Hillsboro School District by and large performed better than state averages in English language arts and to a lesser degree science, but primarily below state … more
A proposed bill in the Illinois House of Representatives could mean changes to mascots in 52 Illinois schools. The bill, which was introduced by Representative Maurice West of Rockford, would … more
Montgomery County has the its first confirmed case of the COVID-19 coronavirus, health department officials were notified on Saturday morning, March 28. “This individual has been quarantined … more
After reviewing and some discussion regarding a new potential sales tax revenue stream, members of the Schram City Village Board opted out of a municipal cannabis retailers occupation tax during … more
Litchfield Museum and Route 66 Welcome Center acquired a substantial piece of history on Saturday, Nov. 9.  Vietnam Veteran Ron Schneider IUWG-1VN (Inshore Undersea Warfare Group-1) presented … more
The Hillsboro Summer Concert Series has announced two bands that will take the stage during this year’s Old Settlers celebration in downtown Hillsboro. “We are really excited for this … more
A Springfield man who was already in custody for multiple pending felonies was also charged with three counts of first degree murder on Wednesday, May 20, in the Jan. 11 death of a Springfield woman … more
The second installment of property tax bills in Montgomery County is due by the close of the business day on Friday, Sept. 6, Treasurer Nikki Lohman reminds taxpayers. Tax bills paid after the due … more
Profitability was a determining factor in the decision to close Coffeen Power Station, an official from Vistra Energy said Thursday morning in a meeting with local officials a day after the … more
You can't beat the smell coming from the stew simmering over open flames at the 72nd annual VFW Post 6628 Panama Mulligan beginning at noon on Sunday, Sept. 1. Turtle or beef mulligan–as … more
The state's minimum wage increased by $1 hourly, recreational marijuana went on sale to those over 21 years of age, and some state taxes and licensing fees increased when the calendar hit … more
After nearly 40 years of practicing at Litchfield Family Practice, Dr. Jerome Epplin has had what he likes to call it - a change - as he's shifted his focus to mainly supportive living, nursing home … more
Cross Over Ministries and the Hillsboro Presbyterian Church are collaborating to bring DivorceCare for Kids (DC4K) to Hillsboro. The 13-week program will be held each Monday from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., … more
Since it took the country by storm in 1980, nearly everyone in America has had a Rubik's Cube in his or her hands at one time or another.  And nearly everyone in America has eventually put the … more
Students from Coffeen Elementary School made a special trip to the Montgomery County Animal Control Facility on Friday, afternoon, Sept. 27. The students were participants in the school's Reading … more
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