Two intrepid travelers stopped in Hutsonville last week on their water journey to Louisiana. Susan Wilson and George Garett are making their way down the Wabash River with a final destination of reaching Baton Rouge.
Law enforcement is still searching for a man who robbed the First Financial Bank of Marshall. The robber struck the facility at 11:09 a.m. Friday, taking an undisclosed amount of money.
A young World War II history aficionado had the chance of a lifetime to fly in one of that war's iconic planes.
One more win is all Crawford County's 15-year old all-star team needed Sunday to claim the championship in the Babe Ruth Southern Illinois State Tournament at Mattoon and they had two chances to get it.
Crawford County had won their first two games of the tournament to put themselves in the driver's seat for the title, but that final victory would elude them twice.
They went down fighting though, but ultimately fell short, as Lawrence County rallied to beat Crawford County twice on Sunday to win the tournament by scores of 14-13 and 4-3 in 10 innings.