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Third grade students from Beckemeyer and Coffeen Elementary Schools participated in the 4-H Pollinator Habitat Program at Bremer Sanctuary on Tuesday morning, Nov. 19. The local students learned … more
"It’s neat and just kind of reminds you of your childhood,” said Hillsboro resident Mary Ellen Mathews, who has spent her time in quarantine building masterpieces from her old Lego … more
Members of the Montgomery County Board have decisions to make before 911 services can be consolidated with Christian and Shelby counties, board members learned at their meeting on Tuesday, Dec. … more
After sitting vacant for several years, one Hillsboro couple is giving a facelift to an iconic downtown restaurant. “It’s happening,” said Tony Dragoo, who is originally from … more
“No matter what is happening in our world, cancer does not stop, and neither do we,” said Joyce Lipe of the Montgomery County Cancer Association. “As long as cancer is here, we are … more
Members of the Nokomis School Board took a look at the preliminary tax levy during their Tuesday, Nov. 19, meeting, a levy that will require a "truth in taxation" hearing that will be scheduled … more
All Hillsboro City Council members were present for their Tuesday, Dec. 10 meeting–the last one for 2019. During the meeting the term "interim" was removed from Jonathon Weyer's city/community … more
Continuing a discussion about transitioning Coffeen School to a pre-K center and sending all grade school students to Beckemeyer beginning next school year, the Hillsboro School Board talked about … more
Illinois is ready to move into the Phase 3 “recovery” stage of the state’s five-phase COVID-19 coronavirus plan on Friday, May 29. Beginning Friday, manufacturing, offices, … more
On an outdoor stage in front of an open grass field behind Lincolnwood High School, the Panhandle School District conferred 33 high school diplomas to the class of 2020 on Friday, July 10. Not … more
The Village of Raymond board met at 7 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 21.  Mayor Dennis Held opened the meeting with a moment of silence for street employee Ben Pope. A motion was made and seconded by … more
Members of the Raymond Village Board met on Monday, Nov. 18, for their second meeting of the month. Mayor Denny Held would present the tax levy ordinance at the meeting, which came in at $101,117. … more
The Illinois Army National Guard has received notification that approximately 400 Soldiers with the 2nd Battalion, 130th Infantry Regiment will deploy to Afghanistan in Spring 2020. The 2-130th is … more
Hillsboro’s City Council, with all members present for the Tuesday evening, March 10, meeting, gave permission to various groups to use city streets as the setting for a busy schedule of … more
The Hillsboro High School graduation ceremony scheduled for Friday, May 29, has been postponed until Sunday, May 31, beginning at 8 p.m. due to the rain in the weather forecast.   This … more
“My main love is telling stories. When I am creating a new episode, I pick an object and look for a story arc, generally along the lines of, I found it, I fix it, I use it.” YouTuber … more
A resident at a long-term care facility in Taylor Springs tested positive for COVID-19 coronavirus, and a Hillsboro restaurant is open again after closing for cleaning and sanitizing for the weekend … more
Amid ongoing social distancing guidelines, the Nokomis School District has set a Saturday, June 6, graduation date for both Nokomis Junior High School and Nokomis High School. The eighth grade … more
The COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak in Montgomery County has now attacked Hillsboro Area Hospital,  Christian-Montgomery County EMA Director Greg Nimmo announced in a press release on Saturday, … more
The Greater Hillsboro Ministerial Fellowship are hosting the first Hill-o-ween Community Trunk-or-Treat Festival on Thursday, Oct. 31. The family-friendly event will be held from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at … more
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