Obituaries

Michael “Mikey” Gibson, 69, of Divernon passed away Saturday, …

David A. Adcock, 61, of Divernon passed away Tuesday, May 19, …

Pauline M. Herron, 76, of Girard, formerly of Virden, passed a…

Opinion

As we slowly get back to some kind of 'normal' in the state of Illinois, I'm not sure anyone wants to read another diatribe of mine against the Governor. But since the coronavirus has been the dominant story of our lives for nearly three months now, it cannot be ignored. I'll sprinkle in som…

How much power can one person wield in our country? Or more directly, how much power can one person wield in the state of Illinois? Apparently, a lot, and then some. We've got a problem, and his name is JB Pritzker. I'm done with beating around the bush, so I advise you to turn the page.

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