Back to Dexter Day – Sept 13 – Perry, IL

The annual “Back to Dexter Day” celebration will be Saturday, September 13 at the Dexter School House east of Perry. This is a get-together for past students, old friends and new friends. Anyone interested is welcome to attend. A carry-in potluck meal will be held in the yard, beginning at noon. Bring food to share … Continue reading

Pike County Chamber of Commerce Fall Cookout – Sept 23 – Summer Hill, IL

Hopewell Winery will host the annual Chamber of Commerce fundraiser on Tuesday, Sept 23 at Hopewell Winery in Summer Hill. Country Financial is the sponsor of the cookout this year, contributing to the cost of the meat. In addition each attendee will be entered into a drawing for a Kindle Fire HDX, compliments of Country … Continue reading

New Hartford Christian Church Annual Fish Fry – Sept 14 – New Hartford, IL

This Sunday is the New Hartford Christian Church’s Annual Fish Fry. Bring your appetite and enjoy great food and fellowship! The meal starts at 5:00 pm followed by a concert by Saved By Grace at 6:00 pm. If you can’t make it to the meal and can get there in time for the concert, come … Continue reading

Crime Stoppers – Sept 10

The Pike County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a 2-vehicle accident, which took place on IL-96 North of New Canton on Sept. 6 at approximately 9:12 pm. One vehicle, a white colored GMC Denali, remained on scene while the second unidentified vehicle was last seen traveling north. If you have any information on this or any … Continue reading

Fall Tutoring – Begins Sept 16 – Pleasant Hill, IL

The Christian Church in Pleasant Hill will begin their fall tutoring and after school program on September 16. Tutoring will be Tuesday and Thursday from 3:30 – 5:30 pm at the Christian Church and will be staffed by teachers or college graduate professionals. There is no charge but donations of tutoring supplies, items for the … Continue reading

Milton Corn Carnival – Sept 26-28 – Milton, IL

Small towns often have the best parties, and there’s no party more fun than the Milton Corn Carnival! This year’s theme is “They’re Gonna Put Me in the Movies!” The Corn Carnival is always the fourth weekend in September. Events are held on the square in Milton. Be sure to check out the Milton Corn … Continue reading

Child Passenger Safety Week Car Seat Checks – Sept 20 – Pittsfield, IL

Do you know if your child seat is the right one for you, or installed properly? Visit Illini Hospital ambulance garage on September 20 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm to check your car seat for proper installation and advice on how to choose the right car seat and properly install it in your vehicle. … Continue reading

PHS NHS “Black Out Night” – October 10 – Pittsfield, IL

Be on the lookout for the Saukee Black Out shirts or sweatshirts! The first Saukee Black Out Night is October 10 at the Varsity football game against Pleasant Plains. Shirts and/or sweatshirts will be on sale soon and the designs will be “general” to accommodate for any sports’ Black Out Night. Order forms and pricing … Continue reading