Highland IL City Manager Mark Latham and describes the President of Weinheimer Senior Citizens Club Elmer Emig describer why they are working towards a new senior citizens center. Another local senior citizen also gives his opinion.
A family in Highland, Illinois host a 5K walk named Tucker's Trek to spread awareness and raise funds for congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) research. The walk is on May 19 at Lindendale Park in southern Illinois near Belleville and St. Louis, MO.
Dr. Alejandro and Dr. Janet Alvarado announce that their son Dr. Marcus Alvarado is opening a his own chiropractic practice in town. The office, named Alvarado Healthcare has a targeted opening date of April 2. The practice is located at 10 Apex Dr. Suite 1 in Highland in Southern Illinois near St. Louis, MO.
Double J Doggie Play N Stay is expanding business with private suites for their guests and an outdoor play area. The project is expected to be finished in May in Highland in Southern Illinois, near Belleville, IL and St. Louis.
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 almo
Freckleface Strawberry was just like every other girl, except she had bright red hair and something worse- freckles! Based on the beloved New York Times best-selling book by celebrated actress Julianne Moore, "Freckleface Strawberry" is a fun and
Hailey Knecht of Pocahontas was predicted not to live past 6-years-old when she was diagnosed with Alexander's disease. She celebrated her 16th birthday this year and is helping researches to find a cure for her ultra-rare condition.
Twenty-four new hanging flower baskets can be found in Highland's downtown square. The plants were given to the city as gifts from the Bob and Re Hardy Beautification Fund, which was formed through the Highland Area Community Foundation.