More than two weeks after her brother died in an Illinois prison, Dana Caley still doesn't know exactly what caused his death. Earl Eugene Little, 33, who had lived in Quincy and Rushville, died July 6 in Illinois Department of Corrections custody in Pinc
The Palmyra City Council on Thursday passed an ordinance authorizing the sale of $4 million in industrial revenue bonds to help a local company build and equip an 80,000-square-foot building in the new Warren Head Business Park.
Adams County Health Department Administrator Jerrod Welch said the department's financial picture "looks pretty good" heading into the next fiscal year.
Rich Cramsey, 65, of Clayton, said his hands-on experience working for one of the world's largest pharmaceutical firms has prepared him to serve West-Central Illinois in the Legislature.
One year after Illinois ended the longest state budget impasse in modern history, most agencies and grant recipients are doing better. But some problems remain. Many service providers are just starting on the road to recovery. A few won't recover.
Mayor Kyle Moore announced a new Neighborhood Housing Reinvestment Program that will use a revolving loan fund to match loans from lending institutions.
Cable franchise fees paid to the city of Quincy fell by nearly 16 percent during the first quarter of 2018. "Cable franchise fees were $109,521 last year and only $92,013.74 this year. That was a decline of $17,507," Quincy Comptroller Sheri Ray said.