An accident in Highland IL has killed at least one person in Madison County IL. Another person was sent to the hospital and Illinois State Police are investigating the crash in Southern Illinois near St. Louis, MO.
The Highland Jaycees are Highland Chamber of Commerce are patnering to host a “Meet the Candidates” night on Monday, Feb. 26 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Louis Latzer Memorial Library, located at 1001 9th St. Highland, IL.
After splitting the conference title with two others last year, Highland was not in a sharing mood Friday night and left no doubt which team is the champion this year with a 62-44 home win over Jerseyville.
Editor’s note: The following incidents were listed among the official reports of local law enforcement agencies and court clerks. Readers are reminded that an arrest or charge does not constitute a finding of guilt. Only a court of law can make that determination.
Man from Saint Jacob IL was found dead after crash in O'Fallon IL on Scott Troy Road. Police responded to the crash and found the man dead in his truck in a ditch in Southern Illinois near St. Louis, MO.
Recently, HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital awarded Tasha Rickman, a registered nurse, with the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. The award is part of The DAISY Foundation’s program to recognize the super-human efforts nurses perform every day.
The Louis Latzer Memorial Public Library, located at 1001 9th St. in Highland held an eclipse viewing party on Aug. 21. Members of the community came to view the event through the special filtered library telescopes. This is the first time in almost 100 years that a total solar eclipse has traveled coast to coast in the United States, and it might be the last one for another century, according to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. The eclipse "path of totality" passed through parts of southern Illinois, though Highland was not on the bounds.
Reactions to the 2017 solar eclipse at the Louis Latzer Library
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