Deputy Tommy Pickett was at a loss for words. In front of a standing ovation Friday, the 23-year veteran of the Adams County Sheriff's Department accepted the Law Enforcement Officer of the Year award from the Quincy Exchange Club.
A Quincy woman suffered minor injuries after a Friday morning crash involving a semitrailer and a third vehicle north of the city.
Acknowledging she misused her mother's money, a Quincy woman was sentenced to 12 months' probation Thursday morning after pleading guilty to a misdemeanor theft charge.
NORMAL, Ill. -- Kaylee Kuhn's 3-pointer at the buzzer careened off the rim, and the Unity girls basketball team lost 39-37 to Annawan in Saturday's Class 1A state championship game at Redbird Arena. It's the best finish in program history for the Mustangs
A pair of successful United Way campaigns that celebrated earlier this week in different parts of the region are strong evidence of engaged agencies serving community needs. The United Way of Adams County held its annual meeting Tuesday. The United Way of
Ice fishing for smelts is a winter tradition in Maine, where the small fish are fried and eaten whole
Rio de Janeiro's Carnival parade is world famous for the dancing, the all-but-naked bodies and the magnificent floats down the sambadrome on Avenida Marques de Sapucai
Billionaire investor Warren Buffett always draws a big audience with his annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders, but this year's edition didn't break much new ground