The Western Illinois Fair will have a musical act for the first time in almost three decades. Country music star Joe Diffie will headline the fair's grandstand entertainment Friday, June 23.
With the opening of a new Jimmy John's location Tuesday in Quincy, delivery will be available virtually anywhere within the city limits. The restaurant at 4500 Broadway is the third Jimmy John's opened by Quincy native Will Aubuchon, 32.
Bob Craig, curator of the All Wars Museum at the Illinois Veterans Home, is proud to be able to display an ongoing series of portraits by Dan Waggoner, a Quincy resident and Vietnam veteran, whose paintings depict local military personnel who died in Vietnam, Korea and World War II.
An 18-year-old Quincy man charged in connection with numerous reports of criminal damage to property waives his preliminary hearing Wednesday in Adams County Circuit Court. Conner M. Neisen faces one count of criminal damage to property.
Plans for a video gaming site at 1515 S. 12th took a step forward Tuesday night when the Quincy Plan Commission endorsed the proposal.
Last fall, five trees, including one that was pictured in a 1910 photograph taken by Mark Twain's biographer, were removed due to disease. Volunteers are needed to plant additional decorative trees at his Florida, Mo., birthplace.
Charges will not be filed against an Quincy Public Schools employee who allegedly punched a student last month.
A task force proposal that would seek to solve Missouri's transportation funding crisis took a step forward Tuesday with a positive hearing in the Senate Rules Committee.