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  • A cappella group starts fundraising campaign

    DeKALB – DeKalb High School’s Enharmonic Fusion has launched a fundraising campaign to pay for the a cappella group’s trip to New York for a competiti ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:18 pm
  • Bombings in Yemeni mosques kill more than 130

    ADEN, Yemen – Suicide bombers attacked a pair of mosques Friday in the Yemeni capital, unleashing monstrous blasts that ripped through worshippers and ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:18 pm
  • FBI asks for patience in black man's hanging in Mississippi

    PORT GIBSON, Miss. – An FBI agent appealed for patience Friday after a black man was found hanging from a tree in Mississippi, saying 30 federal, stat ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • March 21 police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and city police departments. Individuals listed in ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • DeKalb County experts offer advice to parents about discussing traumatic events with their children

    DeKALB – Caring for a child in the face of trauma is about support, not trying to solve the crime. T ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:21 pm
  • The story “‘Every Dollar Matters’” that appeared on the front page of Friday’s Daily Chronicle requires clarification. The story stated no one verifie ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:04 pm
  • ‘Lincoln Speaks’ exhibit shows power of words

    NEW YORK – Pages of handwritten speeches, terse military communiques jotted by the Civil War commander in chief, many documents signed with the famili ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • U.S. opens criminal inquiry of resigning Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock

    WASHINGTON – The Justice Department is investigating the congressional expenses and business deals of Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock, and FBI agents have ...
    March 20, 2015 - 10:58 pm
  • Hiawatha School District 426 searches for superintendent

    KIRKLAND – The Hiawatha School District 426 board is looking for a superintendent to replace Sarah Willey, who will retire June 30.
    March 20, 2015 - 11:24 pm
  • DeKalb boy rebounds after 8-hour heart surgery

    DeKALB – Jordan Ervin rode his bike on a sunlit street in early March in DeKalb, then hopped off and started pounding on the drums in his parents’ gar ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:01 pm
  • Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., asks Hillary Clinton to turn over email server for review

    WASHINGTON – The chairman of a House committee investigating the deadly 2012 attacks in Benghazi formally requested Friday that Hillary Rodham Clinton ...
    March 20, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • Genoa church hosts roast pork dinner

    Faith United Methodist Church in Genoa will hold a roast pork dinner from 4:30 to 7 p.m. March 21.Th ...
    March 20, 2015 - 1:48 pm
  • DeKalb County students get a lesson from Tooth Wizard

    In an effort to teach young DeKalb County children cavity-fighting oral health habits, the Delta Dental of Illinois Foundation’s “Land of Smiles” prog ...
    March 20, 2015 - 1:47 pm
  • Trinity Lutheran offers breakfast

    Trinity Lutheran Church, 303 S. Seventh St. in DeKalb, will hold its monthly All-you-can-eat Country Style Breakfast on Saturday, March 21.
    March 20, 2015 - 1:46 pm
  • Sycamore HS students give ‘Best of Day’ performances

    Sycamore High School music students recently performed at the annual IHSA Solo and Ensemble Contest held at Harvard High School.
    March 20, 2015 - 1:46 pm
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