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City Government Day

By pwsadmin / April 18, 2019 / 0 Comments

The City of Galesburg will once again be hosting the annual day-long City Government Day event that introduces Galesburg High School students to city government. The event, started in 1991, provides students with the opportunity to learn first hand about municipal government. It enables government officials to have contact with students and allows them to…

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24th Carl Sandburg Festival April 25-28 in Galesburg

By pwsadmin / April 18, 2019 / 0 Comments

The 24th Carl Sandburg Festival will take place April 25-28 to honor the life and legacy of the Galesburg-born, two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and Abraham Lincoln biographer through educational and recreational activities in and around Galesburg. Sponsors for this year’s festival include the BNSF Railway Foundation, Carl Sandburg College, Tri-States Public Radio and Galesburg Broadcasting.…

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City Council Meeting Summary 04.15.2019

By pwsadmin / April 16, 2019 / 0 Comments

Next City Council Meeting – April 29th 2019 at 6:00 PMOfficial Minutes available at www.cityofmonmouth.comSupporting documentation may also be found on the City Of Monmouth website Public Hearing for 2019-2020 BudgetMonmouth Resident Hewy Stegal inquired for clarification about the fire departments “other operating costs” line item for $100,450. Administrator Steinbrecher spoke to the use of…

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Drusilla A. Howard

By pwsadmin / April 15, 2019 / 0 Comments

Drusilla A. Howard , 99, of Galesburg, passed away at 12:13 pm Friday, April 12, 2019 at OSF St. Mary’s Medical Center, Galesburg. Drusilla was born March 11, 1920 in Galesburg, the daughter of William and Sophia Carlson Friend.  She married Francis Moran in 1938, he preceded her in death in 1993.  She later married…

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Cynthia L. Lewis

By pwsadmin / April 15, 2019 / 0 Comments

Cynthia L. Lewis, 61, of Monmouth, IL, passed away at 10:48 am, Thursday, April 11, 2019 at OSF St. Mary Medical Center, Galesburg. She was born July 7, 1957 in Monmouth IL the daughter of David and Martha (Pullen) Lantz.  She was raised and educated in Monmouth attending Monmouth High School.  She later received her…

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Theodore E. “Ted” Cooper

By pwsadmin / April 15, 2019 / 0 Comments

Theodore E. “Ted” Cooper, 94, of Monmouth, IL, passed away at 4:15 a.m., Sunday, March 31, 2019 at OSF Holy Family Medical Center, Monmouth, IL. He was born on January 27, 1925 in Bald Bluff Township, Henderson County, IL, the son of Lenard E. and Gertrude (Waugh) Cooper.  Ted attended Bald Bluff grade school and…

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Sadie.E. Lamb

By pwsadmin / April 15, 2019 / 0 Comments

Sadie.E. Lamb, 93, of Galesburg died at 12:05 p.m., Saturday April 13, 2019 in her home. Sadie was born July 3, 1925 in Dahinda, Illinois to Garl and Lucinda Mabel (Dawson) Rigg. She married Robert M. Lamb in Kahoka, Missouri on December 6, 1943. Robert preceded her in death July 1, 1991. She is survived…

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Peggy Ann Eckley

By pwsadmin / April 15, 2019 / 0 Comments

Peggy Ann Eckley, age 83, of Oquawka, Illinois; passed away at 7:30 am on Sunday, February 17, 2019 at her home in Oquawka, Illinois. Peg was born on April 29, 1935 in Chanute, Kansas and is the daughter of M. Clem and Edna Alice Endsley Keller. She was raised in Chanute, Kansas until the family…

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Ronald B. Starr

By pwsadmin / April 15, 2019 / 0 Comments

Ronald B. Starr, 92, of Galesburg, died at 12:44 a.m. Saturday, April 13, 2019 in Hawthorne Inn. He was born June 25, 1926, in Tokio, North Dakota, the son of Manuel W. and Gerda (Berg) Starr.  He married Dolores J. Tharp on March 14, 1948, in Galesburg.  She preceded him in death on September 29,…

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Lloyd R. Keever

By pwsadmin / April 15, 2019 / 0 Comments

Lloyd R. Keever, age 90, of Gladstone, Illinois, passed away at 11:17 P.M. on Thursday, November 29, 2018 at the Great River Medical Center in West Burlington, Iowa. He was born on February 2, 1928 in Gladstone, Illinois, the son of George and Edith (Schmoldt) Keever. Lloyd attended G & O High School in Gladstone,…

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