Jim Taylor

Bustos Delivers Library Of Congress Books To Sherrard Library

The Sherrard Public Library gets a visit from Western Illinois Congresswoman Cheri Bustos. And she brought books says Library Director Bobbi Jackson. Bustos also visited the construction site of the new library, which is set to open by September.

DeLoose Resigns As Sherrard Softball Coach

Mike DeLoose is stepping down as Sherrard High School softball coach. His resignation is on the Unit 200 Board of Education agenda next Wednesday night. DeLoose spent five years at Sherrard, finishing this past season at 13 and 12.

Aledo Man Pleads Guilty In Federal Child Porn Case

An Aledo man will be sentenced this fall after pleading guilty to two federal child pornography counts. 35 year old Joaquin Cook entered the guilty plea today at U.S. District Court in Rock Island. He faces a maximum of 30…

District 7 Illinois State Police: Save Camping For Lake, Not Left Lane

Illinois State Police District 7 Commander, Captain Victor Markowski, would like to remind drivers that the left lane on all controlled access roadways (interstates and highways with on/off ramps) is for passing only. This has been an Illinois law since…