Mike Elbe is a big believer in the mission of the United Way of Adams County. As president of the United Way's Board of Directors, he feels the agency serves a vital role in helping to meet the needs of local communities and the people living in them.
Although it won't bear the same name as the traditional Color Drive, Pike County will not go without its historic fall attraction this year.
A Quincy man faces a sentence between two and 16 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections after pleading guilty to charges in connection with hitting a woman with a firearm on Christmas Eve.
This year's downtown rental rehab program will invest $141,000 in four downtown buildings where owners will spend at least $527,957 to create six upper story apartments.