The early developmental stages are crucial academically but also social and emotionally. Main Street School knows that “partnering” up with parents and community to develop the most prepared and motivated students is the ultimate goal.
The Shelbyville School District is offering free developmental screenings for birth through 5 years old and Kindergarten pre-registration, March 12 through 15.
Shelbyville High School is performing Disney's "The Little Mermaid" March 3 and March 4 at 7 p.m. and on March 5 at 2 p.m. Performances will be in the Shelbyville High School auditorium. General admission is $6.
The first Positive Behavior Intervention and Supports (PBIS) winners of the school year at Stewardson-Strasburg Grade School are, from left: Hallie Hewkin, Rosalyn Reel, Zoey Conder, Colt Storm, Jackson Hite, and Lauren Longwell. Congratulations on starting the school year off with such grea…
ATLANTA, Ga. — The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) announced Okaw Valley senior Moranda Matheson from Bethany, IL, has been selected to become a member of the esteemed organization.
Shelby County 4-H held a canvas art workshop on Thursday, June 23 at the 4-H Center in Shelbyville. Shona Edwards of Nokomis was the instructor for the class. Shona gave 4-H’ers tips on how to paint their design, which brushes work best for the type of painting, etc. Each 4-H’er created thei…
More than 660 Lake Land College candidates received their degrees and certificates after the completion of the spring semester 2016. Area graduates are:
Shelby Electric Cooperative (SEC) and the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) today announced that Sarah Locke of Strasburg has won the Glenn English Scholarship this year. This award is one of ten scholarships for students who have shown a commitment to the Seven Coopera…
Shelby County 4-H held a handmade card workshop on Monday, June 27 at the Shelby County Extension Office. The workshop was led by 4-H parent Dianna Furr. The cards were designed by Debora Fogleman, Shelby County 4-H Visual Arts Superintendent.
Jade Bleskey, of Lakewood, was recognized as one of 24 members of the Class of 2016 Farm Credit Agriculture Scholars at a scholarship luncheon at Farm Credit Illinois (FCI) in Mahomet on Thursday, June 2.
Scholarships were recently awarded to 25 area students in health-related fields during Sarah Bush Lincoln Volunteer Guild’s annual scholarship reception on May 16.
Lake Land College recently honored more than 130 students at the annual Student Recognition Banquet hosted by the Student Government Association.
URBANA – Chelsea Ballinger, daughter of Mr. Keith Ballinger and Mrs. Lisa Ballinger of Stewardson, Ill., graduated from the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree on May 13. The college is one of only 30 veterinary schools in the Uni…
Central A&M Middle School has established a partnership with Pizza Hut of Shelbyville. Pizza Hut is willing to invest in our students by sponsoring a concept to recognize and celebrate positive behavior. The Pizza Hut “Supreme” Raiders of the Month promotes outstanding performance and behavior.
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville completed 2016 Spring Commencement exercises for the 1,850 eligible graduates Friday and Saturday, May 6-7 in the Vadalabene Center on campus.
Morgan N. Powers has been awarded a $500 educational award in a national competition with other students who are members of Modern Woodmen of America. Modern Woodmen, a fraternal benefit society offering financial services, has local representatives and is based in Rock Island, Ill.
The Section 20 officer elections and banquet was held on April 28th at Toledo Christian Church. Alex Walden was elected as the 2016-2017 Section 20 President and Dylan Slifer was elected as the 2016-2017 Section 20 Treasurer. Christian Kessler was also named the Section 20 Star Greenhand in …
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Dan passed away on Tuesday, May 26, 2020 in his home in St. Louis, MO. Private family services will be determined at a later date. Dan was born January 25, 1958 in Shelbyville, IL, where he graduated from Shelbyville High School class of 1976. He went on to receive his bachelor's of psycholo…
Betty E. Perry, 89, of Sullivan, formerly of Findlay, passed away at 8:55 p.m. on Friday, May 22, 2020 at HSHS St. John's Hospital in Springfield. Lockart-Green Funeral Home in Findlay is assisting the family.
- Sullivan man charged with armed home invasion in Effingham
- Early morning chicken coop fire
- Memo from the publisher: Daily Union converts from print to digital only
- 4th Shelbyville Manor resident tests positive for COVID-19, making 16 total in Shelby County
- Shelbyville officials: We have have no authority to 're-open' businesses
- Memorial Day Observance; Official ceremony canceled, but people still show up
- 05-25-20 Shelby County Property Transfers
- SHS grad Morgan Powers named Millikin 'Two-Sport Athlete of the Year'
- Schumachers of Sigel among beginning farmers recognized
- Peoples Bank & Trust donates to First United Methodist Food Pantry