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‘Challenges and Opportunities in Ag’ Seminar

By pwsadmin / February 14, 2020 / Comments Off on ‘Challenges and Opportunities in Ag’ Seminar

Midwest Bank will be holding their bi-annual Ag Seminar ‘Challenges and Opportunities in Ag’ on Thursday, February 20th at the Monmouth VFW beginning at 8 am with registration. President and CEO Chris Gavin has the rundown: “At eight o’clock we will start with registration. There will be coffee and donuts form eight to nine and…

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Illinois State Police Make Arrest for Possession and Dissemination of Child Pornography

By pwsadmin / February 14, 2020 / Comments Off on Illinois State Police Make Arrest for Possession and Dissemination of Child Pornography

Princeton, IL – Illinois State Police (ISP) Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI) officials announce the arrest of Nicholas S. Bouslog, (M/39) of Princeton, IL, for one count of Dissemination of Child Pornography, child under 13 years of age, (Class X Felony) and one count of Possession of Child Pornography, child under 13 years of age…

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Hannah Maher Named Monmouth College Vice President for Development and College Relations

By pwsadmin / February 14, 2020 / Comments Off on Hannah Maher Named Monmouth College Vice President for Development and College Relations

New vice president has held several development positions at liberal arts college. Hannah Maher has been named Vice President for Development and College Relations at Monmouth College. Most recently the College’s interim vice president for development and college relations, Maher has served the College’s development efforts in a number of capacities since 2010, including as…

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Rep. Hammond Op-Ed: Corruption, Property Taxes, Job Losses, and Education Funding Must Be Addressed in 2020

By pwsadmin / February 14, 2020 / Comments Off on Rep. Hammond Op-Ed: Corruption, Property Taxes, Job Losses, and Education Funding Must Be Addressed in 2020

Our state faces many pressing issues – ever-increasing corruption, out-of-control property taxes, employers, small and large, closing their doors, and a public education system that is in great need of investment. All of these policy failures contribute to our state’s terrible out-migration problem, causing our communities, including many right here in western Illinois, to shrink…

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Local High School and Junior High Sports Update for Feb. 14, 2020

By pwsadmin / February 14, 2020 / Comments Off on Local High School and Junior High Sports Update for Feb. 14, 2020

Basketball The Monmouth-Roseville Titan girl’s season came to an end with a 60-43 loss to the Class 2A 3rd ranked team in Illinois, the Quincy Notre Dame Lady Raiders at Rushville/Industry High School. The Lady Raiders shot the ball well the entire first half, taking a 33-14 lead into the halftime break. Monmouth-Roseville came out…

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United School District Update

By pwsadmin / February 14, 2020 / Comments Off on United School District Update

During the recent United School Board meeting, they showcased success happening throughout the district. Sue Caslin, a Paraprofessional, was recognized with a ‘You Made a Difference Award’ for starting a scholarship program in her mothers’ honor for a 5th grade student to attend a summer leadership program in Chicago. At the West Elementary, Kindergarten teacher…

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CSC Women Win Bailey’s Final Home Game, Will Play Black Hawk to Decide Conference Title

By pwsadmin / February 14, 2020 / Comments Off on CSC Women Win Bailey’s Final Home Game, Will Play Black Hawk to Decide Conference Title

Aaron Frey- CSC Public Relations Specialist Galesburg, IL-Playing in head coach Mike Bailey’s final regular-season home game, the Carl Sandburg College women’s basketball team came away with an 84-80 Sophomore Night win over Illinois Valley on Thursday, setting up a showdown next week to decide the Arrowhead Conference championship. The Chargers (13-13 overall, 6-1 Arrowhead)…

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Sandburg Men Come Up Short Against Illinois Valley

By pwsadmin / February 14, 2020 / Comments Off on Sandburg Men Come Up Short Against Illinois Valley

Aaron Frey- CSC Public Relations Specialist Galesburg, IL-Illinois Valley dealt the Carl Sandburg College men’s basketball team just its second home loss of the season as it beat the Chargers 72-69 on Thursday at John M. Lewis Gymnasium. The Chargers (21-8 overall, 5-4 Arrowhead Conference), who close the regular season Tuesday at Black Hawk, dropped…

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AJ Kilfoil of Monmouth Elected Allied Industry Representative at 2020 IPPA Annual Meeting

By pwsadmin / February 14, 2020 / Comments Off on AJ Kilfoil of Monmouth Elected Allied Industry Representative at 2020 IPPA Annual Meeting

During the 2020 Illinois Pork Producers Association (IPPA) annual meeting, the delegate body elected four new members to the board of directors. The IPPA board consists of six district representatives, twelve at-large positions and representatives from the following organizations: Illinois Farm Bureau, Illinois Purebred Council, National Pork Board and National Pork Producers Council. They meet…

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One Arrested After Ongoing Investigation in Monmouth

By pwsadmin / February 14, 2020 / Comments Off on One Arrested After Ongoing Investigation in Monmouth

On Thursday, February 13, 2020, The Monmouth Police Department and Illinois State Police conducted a search warrant at 817 S. C St. in Monmouth. The search was part of an ongoing investigation into a string of residential burglaries that have occurred in Monmouth.  In addition to the search warrant, an arrest warrant was also executed…

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