In just roughly 15 minutes, a powerful windstorm produced widespread damage in the City of Grayville Sunday evening.
Here are your 2019 Miss Grayville contestants! In the front row left to right are Callie Neeley, 2018 Miss Grayville Lexie Yon and Jaleen Koons. In the back row from left to right are Raelynn Duvall and Payton Howard.
*This story is part two of a four-part series examining the movements to separate the City of Chicago from the rest of the state of Illinois. This story is dedicated to some of the financial aspects of such a move.
Roger Bare stirs chowder during the West Salem Chowder Saturday morning.
The Edwards County 911 Board is still unsure who will be filling the seat vacated by recently resigned board member and Edwards County Sheriff Darby Boewe.
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The Edwards County High School graduating class of 1956 is set to host its class reunion on Sept. 21 of this year.
Sean Flickinger of West Salem, Ill., earned a Bachelor of Science from Millikin University during the University's 115th commencement ceremony on May 19, 2019. Millikin's Spring 2019 commencement ceremony was held at the Decatur Civic Center in Decatur, Ill.
Lace up your running shoes and get ready for the Seventh Annual Albion Grade School 5K Dash and Kid’s Fun Run on Aug. 24 in Albion. There will be three divisions of winners; runners, walkers and kids.
The Crossville Community Club will be making and selling chowder at the Community Building (old high school) on Saturday, August 24. Containers and payment may be left after 8 a.m. Glass containers will not be filled. Prices will be $15 for a gallon, $8 for half a gallon.
The Hope Center has a lot of food and items to give away Saturday, Aug. 17.
The West Salem Grade School Sports Boosters will meet Wednesday, Aug. 21 at 5:30 p.m. in the school library to discuss fundraisers and projects for the 2019-20 school year
Logan Mewes, grandson of June and Kenneth Mewes, celebrates winning the Kentucky Cal Ripkin State Championship. Logan was the winning pitcher and drove in the winning run of the championship game.
The Edward County and Wayne County Anglers took part in the Sam Par Tournament on July 28.
A former Division I college tennis player will be hosting a tennis clinic in West Salem at the end of July.
For the Edwards County S3DA archery squad, the National Shoot was filled with top 10 finishes, capped off with one first place finisher.
Several Edwards County shooters placed highly in the Illinois State S3DA Tournament over the weekend.
Members of the Albion Area Chamber of Commerce join the owners and staff of the Iron Jungle gym for its ribbon cutting on Saturday.
Weight lifters tested themselves in the first annual Iron Classic Powerlifting Meet hosted by the Iron Jungle in Albion on Saturday.