In an effort to introduce and expose local students to a variety of career and occupational choices, more than 2,000 8th grade students will assemble in the Lake Land College Field House on April 6 and April 7 for the 25th annual Eighth Grade...
3/20/2017
Some kids spent Saturday morning at the Effingham County University of Illinois Extension Center transforming sugar, butter and other ingredients into works of cookie art. It was a way to have the participants learn skills that Patti Logan, 4-H...
3/20/2017
“Digger”, as he was fondly known, returned home and began his mortuary career working for the Cook Funeral Home in Beecher City, IL and later the Lantz and Boettcher Funeral Home in Shelbyville, IL . In 1956, Glen and Mont G. Howe purchased...
3/20/2017
Quad City Times Mrs. Beecher passed away peacefully at her home. Mary “Sue” Curran was born Dec. 22, 1929, in Sterling, Illinois , the oldest daughter of Francis and Oma (Rendleman) Curran. She was united in marriage to Fredric P. Beecher on May 6,...
3/19/2017
... Law-Jones, Savanna, Illinois . Mary Sue Beecher , 87, of Davenport, died March 16 at home. ... Almyra “Toodie” Montgomery Powell, 90, of Davenport, formerly of Lyndon, Illinois , died March 14 at Bickford Senior Living, Davenport. Arrangements are...
3/17/2017
“Initial reports show a 2005 Chevrolet Malibu driven by Donna J. Dust, 68, of Beecher , was eastbound on Pauling Road, but she did not see the stop sign,” Hoffmeyer said. The Malibu proceeded into the intersection, where it was struck on the driver's ......
3/9/2017
Virginia is survived by her son, Roy Bartels Sr. (wife Kathy) of Shumway, Illinois ; two daughters, Karen Anderson (husband Kevin) of Ottawa, Illinois and Rose Timmons (husband Jason) of Beecher City, Illinois ; brother, Dick Hutton (wife Jerry) of...
3/8/2017