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  • Skills, drills part of camp

    The Sterling Park District will host a camp for all middle-school basketball players in July.This ca ...
    Dec. 27, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Polo Student of the Month

    Kevin Cheeseman, 17, of Polo, is Polo Community High School’s October Student of the Month. He is the son of Craig and Rachel Cheeseman, and has a bro ...
    Dec. 27, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Cards, spelling bee competitions

    DIXON – A euchre tournament will be Jan. 11 at Lee County Council on Aging, 100 W. Second St.Sign-in ...
    Dec. 27, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Re-enactors to bring presidential couple ‘back to life’

    MORRISON – Morrison Historical Society’s annual meeting will feature a presentation on President Ulysses S. Grant Jan. 18 at Morrison United Methodist ...
    Dec. 27, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Entries wanted for club’s annual writing contest

    DIXON – The Phidian Art Club seeks local writers to enter its annual Literary Competition for poetry, fiction, and nonfiction.
    Dec. 27, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Helpers required by Rochelle-based hospice

    ROCHELLE – Volunteers are needed by Unity Hospice of Western Illinois, 1201 S. Seventh St., to serve hospice patients.
    Dec. 27, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Chadwick chief completes course

    Chadwick Police Chief Ryan Lambert attended the Dec. 9-10 Missing Children Seminar for Chief Executives at the National Center for Missing and Exploit ...
    Dec. 27, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    TodayAmerican Red Cross blood drive, 7-11 a.m., 112 W. Second St., Rock Falls. Appointment: 815-625- ...
    Dec. 27, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • More reads make it to shelves

    DIXON – New books have arrived at Dixon Public Library, 221 S. Hennepin Ave.They are:Fiction: “The E ...
    Dec. 27, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Nation celebrates protection act

    This year marks 50 years since President Lyndon B. Johnson signed into law the Wilderness Preservation Act of 1964.
    Dec. 27, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Square dancing starter planned

    MORRISON – Morrison Grand Squares will start its seventh dance season with a kick-off Jan. 5 in the community room at Odell Public Library, 307 S. Mad ...
    Dec. 27, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Quilting group to gather next year

    PRINCETON – The Covered Bridge Quilters Guild will meet at 7 p.m. Jan. 8 at Evangelical Covenant Church, 24 N. Main St.
    Dec. 27, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Pizza connects farms and food for students

    AMBOY – During January and February, Lee County Ag in the Classroom will have a pizza party for area students.
    Dec. 27, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Group members to gather for meeting

    FREEPORT – The Northwest Illinois Audubon Society will meet at 7 p.m. Jan. 6 at St. John United Church of Christ, 1010 S. Park Blvd.
    Dec. 27, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Woman’s club to gather at Franklin Grove park

    FRANKLIN GROVE – The General Federation of Women’s Clubs Franklin Grove Woman’s Club will meet at 7 p.m. Jan. 5 in the Woman’s Club Community Building ...
    Dec. 27, 2014 - 1:15 am
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