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  • Who is Evan McMullin, third-party candidate surging in Utah?

    SALT LAKE CITY – Two months after he jumped into the presidential race as a political unknown on the fringe, independent candidate Evan McMullin is su ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 11:58 am
  • Genoa woman take first place at local quilt show

    Debbie Howie of Genoa won a first-place ribbon at the 2016 Quilt and Fiber Art Show Oct. 1 to 2 in DeKalb.
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Esmond church plans Fall Bazaar

    Esmond United Methodist Church, 675 Main St. in Esmond, will host its fifth annual Fall Bazaar from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 5.
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Mullis wins songwriting contest

    Gary Mullis of DeKalb submitted three songs he wrote to a contest sponsored by Northwest Alabama Music Publishing. He won first-place sponsorship and ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Nationally renowned nutrition expert to speak at NIU

    Dr. Michael A. Klaper will present a lecture titled, “Eating to Save Your Life and Save the Planet,” at 5 p.m. Sunday in the Wirtz Auditorium on campu ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • UUFD Spookathon returns Oct. 29

    The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of DeKalb, 158 N. Fourth St., will host its second annual Spookathon on Oct. 29.
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • 'Mystic Visions' author to speak at UUFD

    Quentin Young, author of the book, “Mystic Visions: Black Elk’s Great Vision Clarified,” will be a guest speaker during the 10 a.m. Sunday worship ser ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Northern Rehab collects donations for SUMC Coat Ministry

    Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists is collecting donations for the Sycamore United Methodist Church Coat Ministry.
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Faith UMC hosts Halloween party

    Faith United Methodist Church will host a Halloween Party from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Oct. 29. The public is invited.
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • You can leave your hat on: Scholar says Puritans were sexy

    BOSTON – "Fifty Shades of Grey," Puritan edition?The famously strait-laced 17th-century sectarians w ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 12:36 am
  • Toy companies break down barriers to be more inclusive

    NEW YORK – Toy companies are working harder to think outside their usual box, offering more-inclusive items like dolls with disabilities, female super ...
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 12:33 am
  • Renowned radio host Orion Samuelson to lead Pumpkin Parade

    This year’s Pumpkin Parade grand marshal has not only been to Sycamore Pumpkin Festival, but he has also broadcasted his noon WGN radio show from it.
    Oct. 21, 2016 - 12:16 am
  • New attractions, old favorites in Sycamore Pumpkin Festival’s 55th year

    If the display of more than 1,000 decorated pumpkins isn’t exciting enough, attendees of the 55th annual Sycamore Pumpkin Festival can also look forwa ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 11:58 pm
  • Police seek information after speed trailer damaged

    DeKALB – Police are seeking information about a hit-and-run crash that damaged the DeKalb Police Dep ...
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 11:54 pm
  • VAC ready to serve more food for Meals on Wheels

    SYCAMORE – Voluntary Action Center is a step closer to expanding its meal delivery programs thanks to a $92,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation.
    Oct. 20, 2016 - 11:41 pm
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