April 14, 2024 Local Stories in and Around St. Joseph, Illinois

Category: <span>People</span>


Acklin named acting mayor of Ogden

November 3, 2023

November 3, 2023

Jim Acklin is the acting mayor of Ogden. Acklin was selected at the Nov. 2 meeting by the Ogden Village...

Booker to be honored tonight at fire station

October 12, 2023

October 12, 2023

When Ross Booker was 10 years old he went with his mother, Marita, to volunteer with their church group at...

‘He was one of a kind that can never be replaced’

July 19, 2023

July 19, 2023

Gerald McClendon always wanted to help people. His Facebook page even said, “I enjoy helping as many people as I...

10 things you don’t know about me: Shannon Singleton

June 1, 2023

June 1, 2023

This week we asked second-grade teacher Shannon Singleton to tell us 10 things we don’t know about her. You will...

How I get it done: St. Joseph-Ogden Principal GARY PAGE

June 1, 2023

June 1, 2023

We ask local leaders to discuss their views on leadership, how they set goals and what a typical day is...

Chamber accepting nominations for Citizen of the Year

May 10, 2023

May 10, 2023

The St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for Citizen of the Year and Business of the Year. The...

‘It’s like living in a fairy tale’

February 8, 2023

February 8, 2023

By Jennifer WaylandOwner of Island Travel Group and Events “It’s like living in a fairy tale”. That’s how I describe...

5 Questions with Cohen Sands

January 26, 2023

January 26, 2023

We asked the members of the Heritage Bass Chorus five questions. Here are Cohen Sands answers. What does it mean...

‘Helping them reach their potential is humbling and rewarding at the same time’

January 26, 2023

January 26, 2023

A performance today will culminate one of the most powerful artistic and personal experiences Justin Lee has had in his...

‘Scouting has been such a wonderful experience for me’

January 19, 2023

January 19, 2023

Sara Steffens’ Gold Award project is personal. The Ogden Girl Scout was inspired by her sister. “I learned that the...