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  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Saturday, Feb. 28Alcoholics Anonymous, 9 a.m., closed, Big Book, United Methodist Church, 201 E. Chi ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Open sew day, meeting scheduled

    PRINCETON – Covered Bridge Quilters Guild will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at Evangelical Covenant Church, 24 N. Main St.
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Phones available for better hearing

    SPRINGFIELD – New amplified telephones are available for senior citizens and those with hearing loss.
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Model railroad to mark anniversary

    FREEPORT – Fever River Railroad, a model railroad club owned by the Stephenson Society of Model Trainmen, will mark its 50th anniversary with an open ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Proposed hospice home meetings scheduled

    DIXON – Hospice of the Rock River Valley will offer three programs in March for the public to learn more about the agency’s new hospice home.
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Achievers honored for studies at WACC

    STERLING – Whiteside Area Career Center has announced its January Students of the Month.They are:Mau ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • History of area Amish on agenda

    STERLING – The Sterling-Rock Falls Historical Society will meet at 2 p.m. March 8 in the Ryberg Auditorium at CGH Medical Center, 100 E. LeFevre Road.
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Students can apply for assistance

    MORRISON – Whiteside County Sheriff Kelly Wilhelmi will give a $500 scholarship to a full-time student through the Illinois Sheriff’s Association.
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Original art needed for annual show

    DIXON – Entries are being sought for the 68th annual Phidian Art Show, which will open at 6 p.m. March 31 at the Loveland Community House, 513 W. Seco ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Soul care subject of March session

    AMBOY – The Lee County Homemakers Education Association will offer a Lesson for Living at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the University of Illinois Extension off ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Community to welcome chaplain

    MOUNT MORRIS – Pinecrest Community’s new chaplain will be installed at a 1:30 p.m. worship service Sunday at the Pinecrest Manor chapel, 414 S. Wesley ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Club members to meet new officers

    DIXON – Petunia City Quilters will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at First Presbyterian Church, 110 E. Third St.
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • West Carroll FFA proficiency team members compete

    PEARL CITY – The Section 1 FFA Proficiency Award Interview Career Development Event was Feb. 16 at Pearl City High School.
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Chickens highlight of extension class

    OREGON – Andy Larson, University of Illinois Extension local foods systems and small farms educator, will present a class on home-scale poultry produc ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • College Honors

    MacMurray CollegeJACKSONVILLE – Kalyn Murre of Ashton was named to the fall dean’s List at MacMurray ...
    Feb. 28, 2015 - 1:15 am
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