Adams County HCE celebrates knowledge, skills at 100
Quincy News

Adams County HCE celebrates knowledge, skills at 100

Edna Flesner hates to wear hats. But she made an exception Thursday night, donning a vintage white style with a ruffled edge and a ribbon, for the photo booth at a centennial celebration for Adams County Home and Community Education.

Helsabeck stresses advocacy role as QPL executive director
Quincy News

Helsabeck stresses advocacy role as QPL executive director

QUINCY -- Helsabeck stresses advocacy role as QPL executive director

Police & Courts

Quincy man gets probation in burglary case

A Quincy man charged in the November 2017 burglary of a former tire shop has been sentenced to probation. Dustin E. Willis will serve four years probation on one count of burglary.

Monster of a Garage Sale is Saturday at Oakley-Lindsay Center
Quincy News

Monster of a Garage Sale is Saturday at Oakley-Lindsay Center

The 2018 garage sale season will start winding to a close this Saturday when The Herald-Whig hosts the fall edition of the Monster of a Garage Sale at the Oakley-Lindsay Center.

Reveal of Illinois Veterans Home renovation concept leaves unanswered questions
Quincy News

Reveal of Illinois Veterans Home renovation concept leaves unanswered questions

QUINCY -- The conceptual planning for renovation and new construction at the Illinois Veterans Home was on display Thursday night in an open house at Lippincott Hall.

Quincy father and daughter raise thousands for cancer camp
Quincy News

Quincy father and daughter raise thousands for cancer camp

“The energy just kind of carries you,” Elise Tyrpin said of the crowd lining the streets as she ran the recent Bank of America Chicago Marathon.

Quincy News

JWCC hoping to build recruiting numbers from both sides of river

John Wood Community College continues to attract 30 percent of the high school graduates from the nine counties that make up its district.

Kohl's fall food show a delicious success
Quincy News

Kohl's fall food show a delicious success

Above all else, the Kohl Wholesale fall food show is first and foremost a cornucopia of culinary creations. The six-hour experience provided great pleasure for the palate, a World Series of food, if you will.

LaHood touts tourism, international trade during visit to Quincy
Illinois News

LaHood touts tourism, international trade during visit to Quincy

U.S. Rep. Darin LaHood has pledged to see if there are federal funds to help with a boat dock if the community goes forward with the project.

Quincy News

Fall Monster of a Garage Sale set for Saturday, Oct. 20

Plans are underway for The Herald-Whig's 2018 2018 Fall Monster of a Garage Sale, presented by Gem City Ford Lincoln. The event is set for Saturday, Oct. 20, at the Oakley-Lindsay Center.