SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan on Friday said the chamber will take a vote next week on overriding Gov. Bruce Rauner's veto of a school funding plan. Madigan, a Chicago Democrat, said the House will meet Aug.Illinois House...
8/16/2017
School funding reform affects all Illinois residents whether you have children in the public school system or not. The Illinois Constitution mandates that the state government provide the majority of the funding required to educate our public school...
8/2/2017
state park KWQC-TV6 SAVANNA , Ill. (KWQC) - Evidence of heavy rain overnight is apparent at Mississippi Palisades State Park today. The park supervisor says a creek in the area flooded and left half the campsites under mud. The park supervisor says it...
7/27/2017
Jacob "Jake" Hofman, 98, of Savanna , Illinois , formerly of Herrick, Illinois, and The Netherlands, passed away Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at Big Meadows Nursing Home, Savanna. Arrangements are in care of Law-Jones Funeral Home in Savanna. Barbara...
7/21/2017
SAVANNA—Jacob “Jake” Hofman, 98, of Savanna , Illinois , formerly of Herrick, Ill., and The Netherlands, passed away Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at Big Meadows Nursing Home in Savanna. Jacob was born Aug. 19, 1918, in Warfhuizen, Netherlands, the son...
7/21/2017