Local Briefs

Passenger injured in Saturday night crash

A 21-year-old resident of Jacksonville, Ill., was hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries following a one-vehicle crash Saturday night.

Illinois News

Webinar series offers practical tips about gardening

University of Illinois Extension will offer four free online webinars, beginning May 6, with practical tips about gardening.

Local Briefs

Dover Cemetery Association cancels meeting

Dover Cemetery Association trustees have canceled the Annual Dover Cemetery Day meeting scheduled May 3 at Dover Baptist Church of rural LaGrange, Mo.

Quincy News

Lincoln in the District canceled for 2020

Lincoln in the District, which was set for May 2, has been cancelled because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Organizers said event that celebrates the life and times of Abraham Lincoln will return May 2, 2021, in Washington Park.

Quincy News

State Street closed between Eighth, Ninth

State Street between Eighth and Ninth was closed to through traffic Tuesday for repair of a water main in the area.

Illinois News

Deadline for energy assistance program extended

The deadline for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program has been extended to June 30.


QU waives admission tests, fee for graduate programs

Quincy University has waived admission tests and a fee for graduate programs in an effort to support students during the coronavirus pandemic.

Quincy News

Benefit to raise funds for wheelchair-accessible van rescheduled for August

The "Wheels for Alex" benefit set for May 9 at the Eagles Club in Quincy has been rescheduled because of the COVID-19. The benefit will be held from 3 to 9 p.m. Aug. 22 at the Eagles Club.

Quincy News

Gus Macker tournament canceled for 2020

The Gus Macker 3-on3 basketball tournament set for Memorial Day weekend has been canceled because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

Local Briefs

No trash pickup on Good Friday, April 10

Quincy Transit Lines will continue to operate its regular schedule on Friday, April 10, but other city departments, including Central Services, will be closed for Easter weekend.