Deborah Gertz Husar has covered West-Central Illinois and agriculture at The Herald-Whig since 1989. She is a graduate of Knox College and received a master's degree in public affairs reporting from Sangamon State University, now the University of Illinois at Springfield. She is a native of St. Louis.
A new partnership in Hancock County is clearing the way to seek funding/grant money to help businesses which were negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Not long after Kelly Thompson came to Culver-Stockton College, a group of students started a club called Women of Promise.