GALENA–Carla (Furlong) Sertle can still remember her freshman year of high school, when all the band members and Pirettes were called into the gym at Galena High School.
GALENA–A meeting to organize and train burn team participants for the spring prescribed fire season will be held this year in The Galena Territory Owners’ Club Lounge, Saturday March 18.
GALENA–The Jo Daviess Conservation Foundation (JDCF) invites the public to two upcoming events exploring and celebrating “fire on the prairie.”
The Jo Daviess Conservation Foundation (JDCF) announces that Apple River residents and life-long advocates for the natural world, John and Barbara Rutherford, have received the 2017 Nancy Hamill Winter Conservation Leadership Award.
GALENA–The Destination Marketing Organization (DMO) board of directors approved language changes in the proposed services contract during its meeting on Thursday, Feb. 24.
GALENA–With the April 4 referendum approaching, the Galena School Board decided Tuesday, Feb. 21 to allow Superintendent Greg Herbst to reopen discussions about the purchase of a piece of property contiguous to the middle school campus and to direct Herbst to accelerate the planning and design phases for the Galena Middle School additions.
GALENA–Ana McCartin, licensed IllinoisRealtor, has recently joined the United Country–Heartland Realty, Inc., sales team.
Thirty-nine sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade East Dubuque music students competed in 56 events at the Illinois Grade School Music Association on Feb. 18 in Lanark.
GALENA–Two Jo Daviess County Health Department meetings will be held Wednesday, March 1.
EAST DUBUQUE–The East Dubuque School Board discussed results of a survey regarding schedule preferences during its meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 21.
SCALES MOUND–The Scales Mound School Board approved changes to its drivers’ education program during its meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 21.
HANOVER–The River Ridge School Board approved purchase of two 71-passenger diesel buses during its meeting on Monday, Feb. 21.
EAST DUBUQUE–East Dubuque native Marla Quinn received approval from the East Dubuque School Board on Tuesday, Feb. 21 for a new summer program.
GALENA–Country Financial representative Joe Miller of Galena has earned a position on the insurance group’s distinguished All American team for the 24th time.
GALENA–The District IV Illinois Grade School Music Association Solo & Ensemble Festival was held on Saturday, Feb. 18 at Eastland Junior High.
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn.–Fortune magazine named U.S. Bancorp the world’s most admired superregional bank, for the seventh consecutive year.
GALENA–The Jo Daviess County Republican Central Committee hosted a Lincoln Day Dinner on Saturday, Feb. 18 at Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa.
SCALES MOUND–There are some aspiring artists in Karen Kelly’s eighth grade social studies class at Scales Mound School.
GALENA–A vault of unknown age and purpose collapsed on Saturday, Jan. 28, on the property of the Miller and Steinke Funeral Home at 235 S. Bench St.