Dec 4, 2013
State workers, retirees worry about pension changes
Teachers, welfare specialists and other public employees in Illinois are nervous about pension changes that lawmakers approved Tuesday in an attempt to resolve the state's worst-in-the-nation pension crisis.
NIU Sees Modest Gain in New Freshman, Graduate Students
Northern Illinois University is reporting that according to NIU's Office of Institutional Research, it experienced modest growth in new freshman and graduate school enrollment following the first 10 days of classes.
New leaders for local private schools
Several local private schools have new administrators this year, and The News-Gazette caught up with some of them to ask them about themselves, their jobs and their hopes for the future.
Morris Daily Herald
Shafer, Shannon plan June wedding
Scott and Statta Shafer are happy to announce the engagment of their daughter, Erika, to Ryan Shannon, son of Tim and Janet Shannon.
Bureau County Republican
Jerry Paul Manning, 74, LeRoy, formerly of Bradford, passed away at 6 a.m. Saturday, April 27, 2013, at his home.