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.
QUINCY -- The fourth season of "Queer Eye," including the episode shot at Quincy High School, debuts Friday on Netflix.
Quincyans will be glued to the screen, including at a watch party planned Friday night at Grown N' Gathered and the Tap Room.
QUINCY -- Lexi Brumbaugh had no idea that committing to the WW approach for a third time would not only change her lifestyle but take her to Hawaii – and to an opportunity to meet Oprah.
The art teacher at Unity High School in Mendon was one of 10 winners
QUINCY -- Adams, Brown, Hancock and Pike counties have been awarded an estimated combined $35,000 in federal funds from the Department of Homeland Security/Federal Emergency Management Agency under the Emergency Food and Shelter Program.
CARTHAGE, Ill. -- The Memorial Hospital Auxiliary may have disbanded, but it's made a lasting impression on the hospital and community.
"It is the end of an era," Auxiliary President Helen Walker said.
The auxiliary made the decision to disband in May 201
Kelsey Myers spent some time rocking the baby to sleep, and the yet-unnamed puppy luxuriated in all the attention. Comfy chairs for rocking puppies to sleep are just one feature of the new Homeward Bound Waggin Adoption Center, which opened Saturday.
CARTHAGE, Ill. -- What looks like a typical teen's bedroom with a bed, a desk and an assortment of stuff is hiding some secrets. Drug paraphernalia and red flags indicating substance use are "hidden in plain sight" in a new parent education display develop
MEREDOSIA, Ill. -- Planned closures next year on the Illinois Waterway System will impact transportation and markets -- and Illinois Farm Bureau wants farmers to be ready.
The organization will hold a series of five meetings in July and August, including on