No action was taken, but the Galesburg City Council has begun the discussion of the proposed merger of the city’s parks and recreation divisions into one department of its own, but that’s not all the city would be doing with the change.
A Galesburg man who admitted to committing an accident shooting in November of 2013 will spend some time in prison for the crime.
A Galesburg man won’t have to spend much more time in jail after pleading guilty to a lesser charge in an armed robbery incident that happened roughly ten months ago.
A woman from Mexico who was one of two women arrested a month ago when drugs were found in their possession while on an Amtrak train has pleaded not guilty.
An important name in the military — especially in this period — will be speaking at Monmouth College’s Commencement this year.
A formal but difficult item was discussed Tuesday night by Knoxville School Board members, as the steps to move forward and fill a vacant seat were laid out.
The Galesburg School Board met Tuesday night. Prior to their meeting, however, the board met in a closed session to continue the on going hiring process of a new Superintendent.