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  • SMS names students of the month for October

    Sycamore Middle School has named its Students of the Month for October. The sixth-grade students are Rebecca Allen, Lincoln Cooley, Tia Durst and Brad ...
    Nov. 16, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • DeKalb officials weigh plans for Casey’s store

    DeKALB – The DeKalb Planning and Zoning Commission will have a public hearing Nov. 30 on a petition to accommodate a Casey’s General Store at the nort ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 10:31 pm
  • DeKalb's tax rate to drop as property values grow

    DeKALB – Homeowners could see a slight decrease in the amount they pay the city in property taxes next year, provided their property was not reassesse ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 10:30 pm
  • DeKalb School District 428 board to draft lice policy

    DeKALB – A mother voiced her concerns Tuesday with the DeKalb School District 428 Board about the absence of a policy addressing students with lice in ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 10:28 pm
  • 25 photos of a Kingston home for sale that includes 42 acres and the country lifestyle you've wanted

    Ever drive by a home and wonder, how much does that cost? Or what does it really look like inside?Go ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 10:56 pm
  • Dorothy's Diamonds donates to cardiac rehab fund

    Dorothy Lockard, owner of Dorothy's Diamonds in Creston, donates trip proceeds to area nonprofit organizations. She recently returned from a tour of M ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 10:18 am
  • Glad Tidings hosts hymn sing

    Glad Tidings Assembly of God, 2325 N. First St. in DeKalb, will host a hymn sing at 1:30 p.m. Nov. 16. The public is invited.
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 10:18 am
  • Shabbona church plans 123rd turkey dinner, bazaar

    The Shabbona United Church of Christ’s 123rd annual dinner and country bazaar will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Nov. 17.
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 10:17 am
  • Ellwood House Museum prepares for holiday tours, open houses

    DeKALB – The historic halls and rooms of the Ellwood House Museum are decked with shades of burgundy, blue, purple and green in preparation for upcomi ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 12:26 am
  • DeKalb firefighters rescue dog from fire

    DeKALB – Firefighters rescued a dog from a home after an accidental fire caused $55,000 worth of damage and displaced the residents.
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 12:05 am
  • DeKalb woman charged with murder in death of boyfriend

    DeKALB – A 26-year-old woman was charged with murder in connection with the death of her live-in boyfriend, DeKalb police said Monday.
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 10:37 pm
  • Marlyn Burkart, founder of Marlyn’s Majorettes, dies

    SYCAMORE – Marlyn Burkart, who founded the award-winning Marlyn’s Majorettes and Drum Corps that marched in the first 53 years of Sycamore Pumpkin Fes ...
    Nov. 15, 2016 - 12:01 am
  • 10th annual Gobbler Gallop 5K is Nov. 19

    The Waterman Lions Club will host its 10th annual Gobbler Gallop 5K walk/run on Saturday.The event w ...
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Barbed Wire Betties open fourth season at Huntley Middle School

    Ashley Rodriguez of DeKalb hadn’t put on a pair of roller skates since she was in middle school.But ...
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Cortland Lions Club hosts seventh annual Turkey Trot

    Tyler Brackemyer, 8, was determined to defend his title as the winner of the Cortland Lions Kids’ Fun Run on Saturday morning.
    Nov. 14, 2016 - 12:23 am
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