Paint party kicks off Paint Piatt Pink

Paint Piatt Pink breast cancer awareness events kicked off with a Canvas & Corks painting party Oct. 1 at Steeple Gallery in Monticello.

Nursing home renovations on display Aug. 30

The public is invited on Aug. 30 to view the end result of nine months of renovations at the Piatt County Nursing Home. A total of 11 rooms have received new flooring, beds, dressers, night stands, wall coverings, curtains and sinks in the first phase of a three-phase project.

First Mid-Illinois could move in November

First Mid-Illinois Bank & Trust could relocate to its new banking center in Monticello as early as November, a bank official said Aug. 21.

Hoss Automotive adds service department

Hoss Automotive Sales and Service has nearly tripled its building footprint with the addition of a dual-bay, two-lift service department at the Monticello business.

Resale shop sees renovations

Slowly but surely, Willow Tree Missions volunteers are transforming its resale shop into a more user-friendly store.

Will Mitsubishi closing impact Piatt County?

The reported closing of the Mitsubishi Motors North America plant in Normal is close enough to Piatt County to pose some trickle-down effects locally, according to a Monticello official.

Atwood now looking to Sav-Mor for telepharmacy

A development official in Atwood hopes the community will be home to a Sav-Mor Pharmacy in about six months. The fact that Sav-Mor does not require local funding has prompted Atwood officials to switch from an effort to attract TelePharm to one that could bring in a Sav-Mor.

Fundraisers for local backpack program

Fundraisers for local backpack program


A Small Hand – Diaper and Infant Pantry has announced the following fundraisers for its Starting Out Right backpack program.

Accounting firms announce merger

May, Cocagne & King, P.C. (MCK), a full service central Illinois tax, accounting and consulting firm with offices in Decatur and Monticello, is merging its Monticello office with Prairie Financial Group, Inc., a Monticello tax, accounting and consulting firm owned by David S. Brown, CPA.

4-H volunteers through the years

When you mention that you work with 4-H, you usually get one of two responses.  People will either remark that they were a town kid and were never in 4-H or that they were in 4-H for years and that their mom was the club leader.

Event Calendar

Today's Events  |  FAQ
Log in to add an event
Syndicate content