A shed fire that occurred late Sunday night is under investigation by the Illinois State Fire Marshal’s office.
The Ford County Board passed a resolution Monday night that supports reopening county nonessential businesses sooner than the governor’s plan.
Summer Roesch of Gibson City has signed with STLCOP softball.
PAXTON — Operating under the premise that no two Illinois counties are exactly alike these days, the Ford County Board will consider a resolution Monday to support reopening nonessential busin…
Spencer Meenen was selected as the State FFA Proficiency Winner in Fiber & Oil Crop Production. Spencer is a member of the Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley FFA Chapter of the Illinois Association…
The Iroquois County Board will have a meeting Tuesday morning, beginning at 9 a.m. with roll call.
The Paxton City Council held its regular monthly meeting online via Zoom. Mayor Bill Ingold, City Clerk Gwen Smith and City Attorney Marc Miller were present in the council chambers, other emp…
The 2020 Miss Ford County Fair Queen Pageant is being planned. Any interested young lady at least 16 years old and not older than 21 by Jan. 1, 2021 are eligible to participate. Other requirem…
Paxton will apply on the behalf of five local businesses for downstate Small Business Stabilization applications funded by Community Development Block Grant funds.
After careful consideration of all that has transpired over the period of March 23, 2020 till today, it has been decided to continue the closure of the Ford County Courthouse and Jail. Ford Co…
PEORIA — It will be a two-city race between Champaign and Peoria to win the right to host the high school boys’ basketball state finals.
ST. JOSEPH — No one could consider placing Tuesday’s nonconference boys’ basketball game between Paxton-Buckley-Loda and St. Joseph-Ogden in any sort of offense-based hall of fame.
PAXTON — The Paxton-Buckley-Loda freshman boys’ basketball team took down Dwight on Jan. 9 at home by a score of 47-33.
PAXTON — The Paxton-Buckley-Loda Panthers girls’ basketball team suffered a tough loss to the Eureka Hornets on Saturday afternoon, falling 63-50.
GCMS falls to Hoopeston Area in close match