I Played Santa And Heard Some Heartbreaking Wishes From Kids
Last Friday, I had the opportunity to wear the big red suit and be Santa's impostor for some 70 kids. They were there to see Santa and also enjoy a wonderful meal provided by the Exchange Club of Quincy for the Foster Kids and their families.
Make Sure You Select The Right Christmas Toys For Your Child
As a parent you always want what is best for your child. That holds true when you select your child Christmas toys as well.
'Load The Lobby' Collection Entering the Final Stage
The 10th annual Load the Lobby campaign is down to its final 10 days and ends December 14th and we really need your help.
This Missouri Town Has The Most Enchanting Christmas Main Street
Remember when Christmas was all about spending time reminiscing with family and friends? If you feel like the Christmas season is too commercialized, then make a plan to visit enchanting Main Street in St. Charles, Missouri. This charming town in Missouri, west of St. Louis, has one of the most ench…
It's Time to Leave Afghanistan For Good
I decided for the past two weeks to ask people I have run into just why are we still in Afghanistan? I must have asked 20 or so of them and no one could tell me a sound reason why.
Was Black Friday Really Good For You?
Ok, you have had a week to digest your Turkey and dressing as well as your Black Friday Shopping experience. So, how was it?
City of Quincy to Hold a Second Garbage Collection Meeting
The Quincy Public Library will again be the site of yet another meeting to discuss Quincy's garbage, recycling and yard waste collections.
Quincy University's Coach Jack Mackenzie Passes Away
One of Quincy’s best ambassadors, former Quincy University Soccer Coach Jack Mackenzie, has passed away at the age of 77.
Salvation Army Hosting Christmas "Treevia"
The Quincy Salvation Army will be presenting an afternoon of Christmas-themed trivia to be held at The Kroc Center on Sunday, December 9, for the third annual Christmas Treevia.
So, How Often Do You Pray?
According to the CBS Poll, 50% of the people polled pray often and 21% of the surveyed people pray sometimes.
The Quincy Preserves Christmas Altar Crawl is This Sunday
This is a big weekend for the Quincy Preserves as they have set up a special extra tour this holiday season, a Christmas Altar Crawl this Sunday.
Hannibal P & R Holding a Holiday House Decorating Contest
Everyone loves looking a Christmas lights and for many it is a holiday tradition. Such is the case for the City of Hannibal. The Hannibal Parks & Recreation is hoping to make it easier for people to find those houses that show off holiday spirit.
Q.F.D. to Host 'Blacklight Bingo' for M.D.A.
This Saturday the Quincy Local Firefighters Local 63 will be holding a Blacklight Bingo fundraiser at the Elks Lodge in Quincy.
Salvation Army’s Ring-A-Bell 5K Run and Walk is Saturday
The popular Salvation Army’s Ring-A-Bell 5K Run and Walk will be held this Saturday. The event will begin at 10 a.m. at the Quincy Mall parking lot. This year’s theme is “Go for the Gold, Run in the Cold.”
Here's An Update On The Wounded Duck at Moorman Lake
The Park District is well aware that the duck will need to be captured before the lake freezes over so they will be attempting different measures to secure him.
Missouri State Fair Tickets Are a Unique Christmas Gift
Now here is a gift you might not have thought to give this holiday season…. passes to the 2019 Missouri State Fair.
Are Christmas Decorations Going Up Sooner This Year?
Perhaps it was it being so dark so early, but it caught my eye and I did a double take. It was a house all lit up with Christmas decorations.
'Field of Honor' Flag Display is This Weekend at Madison Park
As you drive by Madison Park later this month, you will be seeing a transformation of the park into a “Field of Honor” as 1,000 American Flags will be posted in honor of all Veterans, diseased and living.
Town Hall Meeting on Quincy's Future Trash Collection is Tonight
Mayor Kyle Moore will be holding a Town Hall meeting tonight at the Quincy Public Library.
'Field of Honor' on One Side, Protesters on The Other!
Well, this is the Sunday of the potential visit to our area of one of America's most notorious hate groups, the Kansas-based Westboro Baptist Church. This organization is reportedly going to be picketing at sites in Macomb, Quincy and Hannibal.