Deborah Gertz Husar has covered West-Central Illinois and agriculture at The Herald-Whig since 1989. She is a graduate of Knox College and received a master's degree in public affairs reporting from Sangamon State University, now the University of Illinois at Springfield. She is a native of St. Louis.
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.
QUINCY -- Helsabeck stresses advocacy role as QPL executive director
Fifth-graders displayed their creations on Tuesday at Invention Convention at Baldwin on Maine, the former Madison School.
QUINCY -- Lisa Margherio, Kathy Prescott and Merry Miller took a step into Quincy's past Saturday, listening carefully to tales of wealthy Park Place residents and their lifestyle. "Quincy's got gorgeous architecture. That is why we're here," said Margheri
QUINCY -- Investigators continue work to determine the cause of a Friday night fire that killed two children. Toby Brewer, 8, and his sister, Emma Kramer, 5, died in the fire that damaged a home at 611 N. Eighth. Quincy Public Schools Superintendent Roy W