With the beginning of the fall sports season, public scrimmages are being planned for many area athletic teams in the coming days.
Glennis Irene Eyler, 86, of Monmouth, Illinois, passed away at 1:05 a.m., Thursday, August 21, 2014 at her home after a brief illness.
Mark D. Pierce, 51, of Galesburg, Illinois died at 5:52 p.m. Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center, Peoria, Illinois.
Barbara Joan (Teel) Johnson, 79, passed away on Wednesday August 20, 2014 at 12:58 a.m. at the Knox County Nursing Home in Knoxville IL after a 4-year battle with cancer.
CHICAGO (AP) — Three suburban Chicago residents have been indicted on charges that allege they stole hundreds of thousands of dollars from a group that coordinates organ and tissue donations.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A coalition of labor unions and state retirees is asking a judge for an expedited ruling in a case challenging the constitutionality of Illinois’ pension law.
Tressia June Anderson, 62, of Galesburg died at 7:15 a.m. Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at her home.
UPDATED 12:32pm The Galesburg Education Association says despite published reports to the contrary, they are NOT filing a lawsuit against the Galesburg School District, while the administration says it’s still a legal matter.
The Galesburg Education Association held their second news conference in as many days today — this time, to dispute a published report that suggested the GEA was filing a lawsuit against District 205.
As the Galesburg teachers strike continues, many students who depend on the schools to get their meals found themselves without lunch.