Steve Eighinger has been a general assignment reporter and columnist at The Herald-Whig since 1998, covering a wide range of topics from dirt-track racing to religion to reality television. He's also the newspaper's unofficial food critic and an avid fan of "The" Ohio State University, the Big Ten Conference (except Michigan) and the Cleveland Indians. Before moving to Quincy, Steve was a sports writer, editor and columnist in Ohio. He worked at the News Journal in Mansfield, Ohio, and Times-Gazette in Ashland, Ohio, for more than 20 years. Steve is a diehard fantasy athlete and has been in the same fantasy baseball league(s) since 1984. He also loves sports research and is always working on some sort of high school, college, racing or pro baseball/football project from the comfort of his mancave at home. Steve also is a member of two softball halls of fame.
The Rev. Joshua M. Hall has learned to appreciate -- and deal with -- the wide range of experiences he encounters on a regular basis.
John Wood Community College's spring enrollment has increased 1.3 percent from 2018.
JWCC's aggressive approach to online learning recently earned the college a No. 1 ranking in that area among the 48 Illinois community colleges, according to the SR Education Group, a leading education research publisher.
Prince Amukamara is the first to admit life in the NFL is a challenge in its own right. Being a Christian in the NFL can be doubly difficult. "The temptations, the money ... it's tough/"
We're only into the third month of 2019, and it's already been a brutal year for the brick-and-mortar retail industry.
Mike Marx already knows what his next undertaking will be. "My friends have always told me I should write a book," Marx said. So that's exactly what he's going to do -- once the Great River Film Festival from Oct. 3 to 5 has concluded.