A local Congresswoman says it will never see the light of day in the Senate, but a budget plan passed in the House last week would make serious cuts to a number of programs, including early childhood education.
A Galesburg School District official will soon gain an administrative post at a Knoxville School.
The Knoxville School Board voted at a special meeting last night to hire Dan Powell as principal for Knoxville Junior High School, replacing the resigning Matt Graham. Powell is currently a social studies teacher at Galesburg High School North.
Galesburg Police located a person of interest on the Amtrak passenger manifest on Saturday.
Daily the Illinois River is flooded with barges transporting bulk commodities up and down the river.
A town meeting Sunday attempted to share the goals – developed in response to the program offered through the Illinois Institute for Rural Affairs at Western Illinois University.
Clean-up Days in Galesburg is scheduled for this coming week and it gives residents the opportunity to get rid of some of those oversized items.