Friday, Apr 25, 2014
Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Trending on the Journal

Recent Comments

pamarshall - City/Firefighters labor contract must be voted on again - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
As the article states, a council member can renew the resolution bringing it up for another vote when everyone shows up...
pamarshall - Quincy City Budget hearings and Council meeting - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Since you're a small business owner, you probably don't have to deal with an union representing your employees. With them being unionized, they have a lot more pull than a single employee coming to you for a raise. You could tell your employee "no", they could either be understanding or they could leave your job and work for the next small business owner that provides raises. You tell…
pamarshall - Quincy City Budget hearings and Council meeting - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Anything costs less than that stupid debacle... Even the tearing down of the Newcomb cost less.
pamarshall - Video: Two GOP reps announce support for legalizing illegals - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
If I recall, they are offering what's called "a pathway to citizenship" or "a pathway to amnesty". They can't get into legal trouble (aside from entering our country), they have to get an education, there's a lot of things they have to do in order to get amnesty. Another thing they can do is join our military. If they're willing to fight and die for our country, isn't…
yesqcy - City/Firefighters labor contract must be voted on again - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Wow, you got me thinking hard, which isn't hard to do. I m certain the council will have it figured out (surely), but since it didn't pass, doesn't someone that voted against it have to make a motion to bring it back to a vote and have to vote YES automatically? Or where am I dreaming that up from?

Most Popular

QPD investigating headstone vandalism

Woman arrested after police find abandoned child

Adams Co. Divorces for April, 18 2014

Aldermen approve transit and fire contracts Updated Video

Traffic stopped on Bayview Bridge after car crash

Body found behind Oak Street Mall

New Quincy trash system estimated to begin in January 2015

QHS now looking for Boys and Girls Basketball coaches

RSVP Volunteers Recognized at Banquet

2 years, 5 months ago by

Twelve former RSVP volunteers were inducted into the RSVP Hall of Fame

Adams County Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) recently held its 38th annual recognition banquet on Tuesday, October 25, at the Quincy Senior  and Family Resource Center.

Twelve former RSVP volunteers were inducted into the RSVP Hall of Fame.  Inductees were as follows:  William Abbott (deceased), Elizabeth Albertson (deceased); Warren Bard (deceased); Virginia Blentlinger (deceased); Lucy Drake (deceased), Vivian Duffy, Quincy; Rosalie Jacobs, Quincy; Max Johnson (deceased); Virgil Niewohner (deceased); Ruth Sheer (deceased); and Robert and Virginia Stark, Quincy.

Adams County Senior Citizens Council was given the Supporting Our Success award.

Special recognition was given to members who have been active in the program for a significant number of years.  Those recognized were as follows:

·         30 years of service: Loretta Garrison, Quincy.

·         25 years of service: Dorothy Snyder, Quincy

·         20 years of service: Mary Lou Hensley, Ken Mehl, Bea Schwartz, Lois Steele, Marilyn Stieghorst, Janet Stockton all Quincy

·         15 years of service: Janice Pritchard, Clayton; Harriett Hull, Mendon; Jim Cahill, Dora Cheney, Bernice Colgrove, Alfred Ebbing, Evelyn Gengenbacher, Lois Lepper, Hazel Mills, Ralph Mortimore, Joann Thrasher, Mary Witte all of Quincy; and William Franklin McMullen, Taylor, Mo.

·         10 years of service: Pauline Allen, Payson; Alvera Bosse, Rosie Foster, Pat Groce, Francis Guither, Melvin Hopper, Cathern Hoyt, Marilyn Kuppler, Wanda O'Hara, Betty Peters, Barbara Reinhart, Ronald Reinhart, Marjorie Robertson, Loretta Rottman, Carlene Rouse, Bev Schuette, Robert Spring, Virginia Wolverton all of Quincy.

·         Five years of service: Gene O'Leary, Camp Point;  John Cooley, Coatsburg; Loretta Fuller, Payson;  Don Altheide, Alvera Bardon, Barbara Bockhaus, Susan Bruce, Jerry Day, Pat Emerick, Ethel Finlay, Ben Giannell, Lucille Grawe, Rita Hildebrand, Martha Koetters, Phyllis LaRoche, Rosalyn Mast, Dorothy Masten, Inez Neuser, Mary Prior, Dolores Thomas, Judy Tribbett, Martha Tuley, Jana Wagner, Jean Walton, Joe Winkelmann, Patti Woodruff, Richard Woolfolk, all of Quincy; and Glenna Brandstatt, Palmyra, Mo.;


From the Newsroom

Bob Gough on Twitter

Bob Gough 2 hours, 12 minutes ago

RT @CatalystChicago: Barack Obama College Prep HS will be built on Park District property w/ $60mil in TIF funds & will open for the 17-18 …
Bob Gough on Twitter

Bob Gough 2 hours, 30 minutes ago

RT @CardinalsGM: Bartolo Cy Colon. #amazing... #STLCards
Bob Gough on Twitter

Bob Gough 3 hours, 56 minutes ago

RT @DanLucySports: Drury athletics director pat atwell confirming that Molly miller will take over team and be head coach next season
Bob Gough on Twitter

Bob Gough 3 hours, 56 minutes ago

RT @DanLucySports: Huber hired just last year to today after years as creighton assistant. He turned lady panthers around and took Drury t…