ARCOLA --  Carriage Crossing Senior Living located at the Green Mill Village development in Arcola is hosting a free educational series on Thursday from 6:30  to 8 p.m. at the Best Western Plus Hotel and Suites Convention Center, located at 917 Green Mill Road, Arcola.

CHARLESTON -- Jefferson Elementary School on Charleston recently held its annual Geography Bee. There were eight students who represented their respective classes. They were chosen by competing in and winning the preliminary round. In the preliminary round each student had the opportunity to…

MATTOON -- For the first time in the history of Lake Land College, Phi Theta Kappa has been recognized as a Five Star Chapter. The Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society is a national organization that ranks campus chapters on a five star system.

Jefferson Elementary School students completed the recent IEPA Poster, Prose, and Poetry contest. This is a statewide contest for all fifth and sixth grade students. The focus of the contest this year was on Green Transportation Keeping the Air Clean for a Heathy Future. The entire sixth gra…

CHARLESTON -- Eastern Illinois University Athletic Director Tom Micheal is the featured speaker at Sarah Bush Lincoln’s men’s only free event, “Take Down Heart Disease,” set for 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21, at the Brick House Bar and Grill in Charleston.

MATTOON -- The annual Windows to Heaven celebration of life, a memorial program that honors children who have died, will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 16, in Lumpkin Family Center for Health Education at Sarah Bush Lincoln.