CHICAGO (AP) — The state Department of Employment Security says Illinois unemployment dropped in June to 7.1 percent. It was the fourth straight monthly decrease in the state’s jobless rate.
Vera May (Randall) White, 87, formerly of 577 Clark St., Galesburg, died at 7:20 p.m. Wednesday, July 16, 2014 in the Knox County Nursing Home.
John M. Mellican, 82 of Sun City, Huntley, passed away on Sunday, July 6, 2014 at Advocate Cordell Medical Center in Libertyville.
The final round of the Galesburg All-City Women’s Golf Tournament will be played tomorrow at Soangetaha Country Club.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Sky’s Elena Delle Donne will miss the WNBA All-Star game while she’s treated for Lyme disease.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Erik Jones has discovered that driving the No. 51 truck isn’t nearly as easy as Kyle Busch makes it look.