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  • Halloran: A balanced approach

    MORRIS – I have become more reflective after 30 years in public education. Recently, I was reminded why I became a teacher – to impact and be impacted ...
    April 26, 2015 - 9:19 pm
  • Local churches work together Saturday to feed children in need

    MINOOKA – In the sanctuary of Minooka Bible Church on Saturday, music blared from speakers and people standing around tables danced and yelled out as ...
    UPDATED: April 27, 2015 - 9:31 am
  • Up Close: Outdoors Education

    MORRIS – Nettle Creek School PTO is working on an all-school project with students to clean out an existing flower bed and install a butterfly garden ...
    April 26, 2015 - 9:15 pm
  • Morris, Minooka mayors support Exelon

    MORRIS – Mayors across Illinois – including several in the Grundy County area – are standing up for nuclear power and the thousands of jobs Exelon’s s ...
    April 26, 2015 - 9:14 pm
  • Stock market superstars

    MORRIS – Hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of stocks have flown in and out of investors’ hands at Shabbona Middle School during the past few mont ...
    April 26, 2015 - 9:13 pm
  • Quick news

    SPRINGFIELD – Legislation co-sponsored by State Sen. Sue Rezin, R-Morris, to help reduce taxpayer-funded abuses of office passed the Illinois Senate o ...
    April 26, 2015 - 9:30 pm
  • Police Reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from local police departments and the Will and Grundy County sheriff’s offices. Individuals ...
    April 25, 2015 - 11:15 pm
  • Gotta Do It April 26 to May 2

    SUNDAY• Frankfort Country Market – 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Kansas and Oak streets, Downtown Frankfort. Fr ...
    April 25, 2015 - 11:09 pm
  • Schott: Taking the first step to getting healthy

    What would you like to do that you haven’t for a while? It didn’t have to be related to exercise, ex ...
    April 25, 2015 - 11:14 pm
  • Summer Activities Fair encourages Minooka-area kids to stay active in summer

    MINOOKA – When Minooka Junior High School student Messiah Edwards tried to jump rope faster than Nicole Lincoln, of Rush Athletics USA, she lacked jus ...
    April 25, 2015 - 11:04 pm
  • Church Bulletins

    Free movie night Fridayat Living Water ChurchMORRIS – A free movie night will start at 7:30 p.m. Fri ...
    April 23, 2015 - 9:26 pm
  • College honors

    Coal City student helps speech team win awardsLEBANON – Hannah Zickefoose, a first-year psychology m ...
    April 22, 2015 - 9:38 pm
  • Gotta Do It

    Take Off Pounds group meeting on Thursdays MORRIS – Take Off Pounds Sensibly (TOPS) meets at 5 p.m. ...
    April 22, 2015 - 9:52 pm
  • Fishing for a Cure has few remaining spaces

    BRACEVILLE – Limited space remains for Braidwood Generating Station’s “Fishing for a Cure” team bass tournament and anyone interested is encouraged to ...
    April 20, 2015 - 9:44 pm
  • High school speech team presents to DAR chapter

    MORRIS – On March 9, the Alida C. Bliss Chapter of the National Daughters of the American Revolution were privileged to have a program of patriotic sp ...
    April 20, 2015 - 9:43 pm
  • Morris Lions offering online ordering for Mother's Day roses

    MORRIS – The Morris Lions Club is again selling tickets to reserve a dozen roses for delivery to local homes in its 31st annual Rose Sale.
    April 20, 2015 - 10:00 pm
  • Seneca High School places in state competition

    SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Transportation, Ford Motor Company Fund, Allstate Foundation, Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White and Ill ...
    April 19, 2015 - 9:43 pm
  • Gardner gives heartfelt sendoff to Parker

    Gardner Grade proclaimed Friday “Parker Farrero Day.” Parker is battling Batten disease and will be leaving to receive treatment at Duke University fo ...
    April 19, 2015 - 9:53 pm
  • Seneca inducts members into National Honor Society

    SENECA – On March 19, new members were inducted into the Seneca High School Chapter of the National Honor Society. Twenty-four juniors and five senior ...
    April 20, 2015 - 10:27 am
  • Church bulletins

    Spring Fling show opens on Saturday in Morris MORRIS – The First Baptist Church of Morris will host ...
    April 16, 2015 - 9:59 pm
  • Church bulletins

    Jehovah’s Witnesses event was held in March ROMEOVILLE – On March 22 the Romeoville Assembly Hall of ...
    April 9, 2015 - 9:31 pm
  • Church bulletins

    Council of Catholic Women honors Dorothy Jenkins CHANNAHON – Dorothy Jenkins of Channahon has been n ...
    March 26, 2015 - 9:31 pm
  • Church bulletins

    ICS corned beef and cabbage dinner planned MORRIS – The Knights of Columbus Council 845 invites ever ...
    March 12, 2015 - 9:23 pm
  • Church bulletins

    Spring Ham Dinner set for Saturday in MazonMAZON – Park Street Congregational Church of Mazon is hos ...
    March 6, 2015 - 10:17 pm
  • Church bulletins

    20th annual Chili Supper set for Saturday SOUTH WILMINGTON – The 20th Annual Chili Supper will be he ...
    Feb. 19, 2015 - 9:52 pm

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