PITTSBURGH (AP) — Neil Walker homered off Carlos Villanueva leading off the 10th inning Monday, and the Pittsburgh Pirates benefited from an overturned to call to beat the Chicago Cubs 1-0 on opening day Monday.
Archive for March, 2014
Spring has sprung and just in time for the start of baseball season.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois officials have announced new rules about release, transportation and harvest of feral swine.
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — It will cost about 3 percent more to attend Western Illinois University this fall.
CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin and Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn have joined labor unions and workers to push for raising the minimum wage.
Robert J. Cokel, 69, of Monmouth, IL. died at 8:55 A.M. Saturday, March 29, 2014 at his home.
District-205 Assistant Superintendent David Black told the District-205 Building Committee recently that in addition to work that will be done to improve the heating and air conditioning at Wicall Gym’s Mustain Pool, a lot of painting now needs to be done as well.
Planning a funeral is never easy on the family, but Watson-Thomas Funeral Home is hoping to make that process a little easier.
Sunday, the funeral celebrated its grand opening of their new expansion, the Thomas Legacy Center and Crematory, inviting residents to tour the facility.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois State Police have processed about one-fifth of the objections filed by residents whose concealed carry permit applications have been denied.