MEDICINE PARK — The late, great B.B. King once said, “Blues is a tonic for whatever ails you.” Organizers of Medicine Park’s annual Blues Ball certainly seem to have taken the legendary artist’s advice to heart.
ELGIN — On a recent Friday afternoon, three members of Elgin High School’s Future Farmers of America group met with their advisor in the school’s state-of-the-art agricultural building, where ag-minded students and FFA members hone their ag abilities and learn how to employ their
Emergency vehicles line Cole Avenue as far as the eye can see Wednesday in Fletcher. First responders — police, fire, EMS, emergency management and disaster relief personnel — drove past 13-year-old Daniel Sprague. Sprague lost his father to COVID-19 while the two were under quarantine.