Valerie Wells, JG-TC

Valerie Wells

JG-TC

Decatur, IL, United States

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Recent:
  • JG-TC
Past:
  • The Pantagraph
  • heraldandreview

Recent articles by Valerie:

Show choirs back in step at Mount Zion Invitational this weekend

The Mount Zion Invitational show choir competition will be Friday and Saturday, Jan. 13-14, at Mount Zion High School. → Read More

Toledo gun shop owner loses sales, worries about losing store under new law

The new firearms law went into effect Tuesday evening after it was signed by the governor. → Read More

Odd Fellows and Rebekahs scholarships available

The Illinois Odd Fellows and Rebekahs offer several scholarship opportunities for students. → Read More

Macon County reports its first case of monkeypox

The first confirmed case of monkeypox has been identified in Macon County, officials said. → Read More

Grand Levee celebration planned at Vandalia Statehouse

The Vandalia Statehouse historic site will hold a Grand Levee on June 17-18. → Read More

Watch now: Richland freezes tuition for coming year

The Richland Community College trustees voted to freeze tuition at current rates through the 2022-23 academic year. → Read More

Decatur fish fry Fridays are back

Lenten fish fry events are back on Fridays in Decatur. → Read More

Anti-semitic messages found on Lake Land campus

Lake Land College Police are investigating the source of anti-Semitic messages found on campus on Tuesday. → Read More

Man rescued from grain bin near Mount Auburn

Springfield Fire Department, assisted by other area fire departments, freed the trapped man after several hours. → Read More

Man rescued from grain bin near Mount Auburn

Springfield Fire Department, assisted by other area fire departments, freed the trapped man after several hours. → Read More

Drug possession, chase lead to charges in Shelby County

Chicago man faces five felony counts connected to the theft of a controlled substance from a Shelbyville CVS. → Read More

Drug possession, chase lead to charges in Shelby County

Chicago man faces five felony counts connected to the theft of a controlled substance from a Shelbyville CVS. → Read More

Arthur fireworks postponed because of weather

Arthur Rotary has postponed the June 26 fireworks show because of high winds. → Read More

Watch now: Trummer brothers serve together at Our Lady of Lourdes in Decatur

Brothers Christopher and Michael Trummer are serving together at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church this summer. → Read More

Watch now: Illinois students: Here's how to get free help with the FAFSA

Need help with the FAFSA? Good news: There's plenty of free assistance available. → Read More

Shelby County COVID positivity rate improves

Shelby County's rolling seven-day average for the week ending Dec. 25 is 8.1%, down from 8.4% the previous week. → Read More

Shelby County reports new COVID-19 death

SHELBYVILLE — A man in his 70s has died in Shelby County with COVID-19. → Read More

1 new COVID-19 death reported in Shelby County

The Shelby County Health Department has reported the death of a woman in her 90s with COVID-19. → Read More

The story of a lost wedding ring found in a burn pile and restored in Bloomington

“This ring had an extremely important meaning,” said Kelly McCourt Springman. → Read More

Shelby County reports 24 new cases; no new deaths

The Shelby County Health Department announced 24 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday, but no new deaths. → Read More