The Anna-Jonesboro Community High School boys’ golf team opened the fall season by hosting the McDonald’s Challenge at the Union County Country Club course in Anna Saturday, Aug. 18.
The 2018 Union County Fair continues through Sunday, Aug. 26, in Anna. The fair takes place at the Anna City Park.
Anyone who is looking to downsize, or just clear clutter, is invited to bring items, in good condition, that are no longer needed to a Freecycle Exchange which is planned at Gaia House,
Legislation which legalizes blaze pink hunting gear and increases penalties for wildlife poaching in Illinois has been signed into law.
Edward Smith, 63, of Anna, died at 4:36 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.
Farrell Virgil McCrite Jr., 66, of Tamms, died at 2:31 a.m. Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, at his home.
Henry Colson, 78, of Carbondale, and formerly of Makanda, died Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, at Integrity Healthcare in Marion.
Geraldine Dillow, 94, of Centralia, died Monday, Aug. 13, 2018, at her home.
The Illinois Department of Human Services, IDHS, is launching new features on its Helpline for Opioids and Other Substances.