Deere Planning Hiring Event Next Week

They are hiring at John Deere. The company is planning a hiring event next week. Deere says it needs welders, assembly workers, and maintenance crewmen. The hiring event is next Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at the Harvester Works in East…

Bogguss Performing In Carthage This Weekend

Suzy Bogguss returning to Western Illinois this weekend. She’ll perform at The Legacy Theatre in Carthage. The facility was originally constructed in 1953, but has received some upgrades in recent years. It’s a great setting says Amy Graham, who promotes…

Rockets Get Walk Off Win

Taylor Sedam’s single to right with two outs in the bottom of the seventh gave the Rockridge Rockets a 4-3 win over Tremont in the Class 2A softball sectional semi-finals Wednesday in Edgington. The game was the completion of Tuesday’s…