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Do You Remember These Local News Anchors of the Past?

Rich Cain and Carol Sowers, both longtime TV personalities in our area, retired recently. We were talking in the office today about former news/weather/sports reporters that have been on TV over the years. How many can you remember? Anyone remember far enough back when you would watch the local news in black and white?

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Gergana Valcheva, ThinkStock

Retro Radio! Do You Remember These Former Quincy/Hannibal Radio Personalities?

I have been in the radio business now since 1976 and I've see many people come and many people go. We thought we'd get a pen and pad and start writing down as many radio people we could remember through the years. All this is just off the top of our heads, but let's see how many we can come up with.

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Proposal
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Straight-A Student Gets Surprise Proposal During Graduation

This college grad is swapping the cap and gown for a wedding gown.

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Purestock

Former Bars in Quincy – How Many Do You Remember?

Every once in a while some of my buddies and I get together to chew the fat.

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Alarming Study Reveals People Tweet, Snap Selfies and More While Driving [POLL]

We've all heard the refrain that you shouldn't text and drive. Well, it seems there is a whole slew of other questionable phone-related behavior we need to stop.

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Memorial Day Weekend - Quincy, IL Hannibal, MO
Michael Shake

Memorial Day Weekend Activities For the Quincy/Hannibal Area

Memorial Day, the 'unofficial start of summer,' will be on Monday, May 25. Memorial Day Weekend is always packed full of activities and events all around the area. Here is our 2015 Memorial Day Weekend activity guide for the Quincy/Hannibal area.

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Maridav, ThinkStock

National Running Day is Coming Up in June

National Running Day is the first Wednesday in June. Will you take the challenge?

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photochecker, ThinkStock

Quincy Art Center Leave Your Handprint Campaign

This is a great idea and a fun thing to do. A few weeks ago, I was invited to attend a hand print at the Quincy Art Center. It was a bunch of fun and all I did was put my hand in some paint.

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Upcoming June Concerts You Don’t Want to Miss

What are your summer plans? Are there any upcoming concerts you're really looking forward to? There will be plenty of opportunities to see your favorite stars during the summer months. Here are a few concerts taking place around the region in June

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Getty Images

Ever Wonder What Zip Code Numbers Mean?

If you remember Mr. Zip you are showing your age. Mr. Zip was the friendly animated postal worker that was used to promote the Postal Service's "new" delivery system using zip codes. Fifty-two years ago the first zip codes came out with ZIP being an acronym for Zoning Improvement Plan.  

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