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Monday 05/25/2015
Crash claims lives of two Sunday near Albion

Two people died from injuries they received in a two-vehicle crash north of Albion Sunday.

Updated: May 26, 2015 - 10:39 am
Thursday 05/21/2015
Emmitt Schwartzlose believed to be Edwards oldest living vet

Is Emmitt Schwartzlose the oldest surviving World War II veteran locally? Area Veterans’ Organizations think he is. Schwartzlose was born in rural Bone Gap, Ill. on August 18, 1919 and thus is 95 years old.

Posted: May 21, 2015
EC Board of Education to vote on amended budget

The Edwards County Board of Education received an amended budget that shows a larger deficit than earlier thought.

Posted: May 21, 2015
West Salem American Legion announces Memorial Day plans

The West Salem community will pay tribute to the nation’s fighting men and women with Memorial Day observance on Sunday, May 24.

Posted: May 21, 2015
Desert Storm veterans will speak at Grayville Memorial Day ceremony

A pair of veterans from Operation Desert Storm will be the speakers at Grayville’s Memorial Day observance.

Posted: May 21, 2015
Mac Dalton keynote speaker at Albion Memorial Day fete

The Albion VFW And American Legion Posts have announced the schedule for the 2015 Memorial Day observance.

Posted: May 21, 2015
GPD, area agencies will have shooter drill on May 27

The Grayville Police Department and other local law enforcement agencies will descend on both Grayville Schools for an active shooter training drill.

Posted: May 21, 2015
Luthe Park board seeks some community aid

There’s an old adage that it takes a village to raise a child.

Posted: May 21, 2015
EC School Board reviews policies

The Edwards County Board of Education had two first readings on policies, both of which will have far-reaching implications in the future.

Posted: May 21, 2015
Albion Chamber approves bingo for fair

The Albion Area Chamber of Commerce approved seeking the license for bingo at this year’s fair. The board also approved renting the space at the fairgrounds.

Posted: May 21, 2015

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