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Bryant Cottage could be added to national register

The Bryant Cottage State Historic Site will be considered for addition to the National Register of Historic Places when the Illinois Historic Sites Advisory Council meets at 10:30 a.m.


Multi-term alderman passes away

Monticello Mayor Larry Stoner said he will miss his frank talks with Ward III Alderman Lyle Murdock, who died last


Habitat, city help rehab Walnut Street

Frank Weddle, now 70, would rather remember the North Walnut Street neighborhood of his youth, when kids played outside until darkness fell and homeowners of the two-block street felt like their own little family.


'So far, so good' for Monarch Brewing Company

Matt Miller’s plan for the Monarch Brewing Company in Monticello was already pretty grand in scale.

Renovating a church, a former staple of worship in town.

Brewing their own beer for sale.


New direction spelled out by new gym manager

Nick Bailey has done things to the beat of his own drum.


New owners enjoying life at Steeple Gallery

Marti Gortner couldn’t be happier about her decision to purchase and run Steeple Coffee House.


MAEF hands out school staff awards

The awarding of the Distinguished Service Award (DSA) by the MAEF has become an annual event. Each year there are individuals who have worked for years to enhance the educational opportunities through teaching, mentoring, working as a volunteer and dozens of other ways that make a huge difference to hundreds of children in our schools.


Dual degrees for CGHS pair

In a span of eight days, Cerro Gordo High School students Levi Neaveill and Mason McNamara walked across two stages in their cap and gown, earning a pair of degrees.


Rodebaugh to be new Cerro Gordo principal

Approving a referendum to improve its facilities made the Cerro Gordo school district an attractive landing spot for Jeremy Rodebaugh.


Goldman hired as D-W principal

DeLand-Weldon business teacher Matt Goldman will take on a new role for the school district after being hired as district 6th through 12th grade principal by the school board on May 16.


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