Helen B. Stewart, 78, of Galesburg, died at 6:21 p.m. Monday, July 22, 2019 at home. Visitation will be 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday, July 27, 2019 at Watson Thomas Funeral Home and Crematory, Galesburg. Funeral services will follow at 10 a.m. Pastor John Carlson will officiate. Burial will be at Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens, Galesburg. Memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, Galesburg Rescue Mission, or the Knox County Humane Society. Online expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.watsonthomas.com.
Hunters in Illinois harvested fewer deer over the seven-day firearm hunting season compared to last year.
The District 304 School Board approved pursuing a $50,000 maintenance grant funded by the Illinois State Board of Education.
Two people were transported to St. Mary Medical Center in Galesburg with unknown injuries following a two-vehicle traffic collision in northwestern Warren County.
Information is going out to parents regarding traffic pattern changes coming around Hedding Grade School in the A-Town School District.