QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A group in Great Britain plans to erect a memorial to the 11 people who died during a military plane crash just after the end of World War II, including a man from Quincy.
Ruby L. McKelvey, 83, of Monmouth, Illinois, died at 2:15 A.M. Saturday, April 12, 2014 at home.
Jack D. Larson, age 84, of Knoxville died on Thursday, April 10, 2014 at his home in Knoxville, Illinois.
Galesburg High School graduate Chad Johnson joined us recently to talk about his pro baseball career.
Chad Johnson is a 2012 graduate of GHS. He played baseball and basketball for the Silver Streaks. Chad had a scholarship offer to play baseball at Illinois State but was drafted by the Kansas City Royals. He is currently playing catcher with their Class A affiliate, the Lexington Legends in Lexington, KY.