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Righty1 - Quincy Mayor, Police & Fire Chiefs disagree over proposed budget cuts - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
I don't recall you calling for a part time mayor when the previous mayor blew $6 million on Hydro which is exactly what put the city in this predicament.
CoolEdge - March jobs report: Illinois workforce shrinks, manufacturing continues bleeding - Quincy, IL News -
And some try to tell us that is just the boomers retiring, but in fact the older folks are working longer, it is the younger folks that are leaning on entitlements more than before.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics notes that, for instance, the labor participation rates of those aged 25 to 54 years decreased from 76.4% in 2002 to 70.9% in 2012 – while the rates of those aged 55 and over…
HuhWhy - Quincy Mayor, Police & Fire Chiefs disagree over proposed budget cuts - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
This mayor is a poor leader. He thinks he is the smartest one in the room. How can you move an organization in the direction it needs to go when the leader is not competent?
WarCry - Yard waste stickers a no-go - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Another idea that was put forward to try and prevent cuts and/or taxes, presented by the mayor and shot down by (part of) the council. But guess who will be blamed....
WarCry - Quincy Mayor, Police & Fire Chiefs disagree over proposed budget cuts - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
I don't see why not. Those very same elected officials (at the state level, anyway) seem to think it's perfectly acceptable to renege on established contracts when they decide it cost too much to honor the commitment. Good for the goose, right? (BTW, this isn't an issue of whether you support unions or not. Even if you hate them and think they screwed everyone over with their contracts,…

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1 year, 4 months ago by Denise Donley

Five residents were arrested on drug charges

Children were found Tuesday living in the homes of two separate meth busts in Quincy.

The West Central Illinois Task Force conducted two meth raids Tuesday morning.  The first raid occurred at 1512 S. Eighth Street in Quincy.  The second bust took place at 5418 Town and Country Drive, just south of Quincy.  

Arrested on Eighth Street were residents Rolland D. Luckett, 29, and Tatiana M. Robertson, 36.  Luckett and Robertson were both arrested for aggravated unlawful participation in methamphetamine production, meth related child endangerment, unlawful possession of meth manufacturing material, and unlawful possession of meth.  

Luckett and Robertson were both transported to the Adams County Jail were they remain lodged.  The charges are aggravated due to a child found living in the residence where meth was being manufactured.  The child was in school at the time of the raid.

The second search warrant at 5418 Town and Country Drive resulted in the arrest of residents Corey D. Platt, 34, Brianna J. Platt, 26, and Kenneth M. Silman, 30.

 Corey Platt, Brianna Platt, and Silman were all arrested for unlawful possession of meth. Corey Platt and
Brianna Platt also were also arrested for unlawful possession of meth precursor.  Corey Platt, Brianna Platt, and Silman were all transported to the Adams County Jail were they remain lodged.

Two small children that were present in the home were turned over to family members.


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