Macomb News

BCA Brings The Second City to WIU Feb. 19

MACOMB, IL – The BCA will bring The Second City and "Laughing for all the Wrong Reasons" to Western Illinois University at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 19 in the University Union Grand Ba...

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Two New Officers Sworn In to Macomb Police

Two new officers were sworn in to the Macomb Police Department at Tuesday afternoon's City Council meeting. WIU graduate Daniel Dorich and Bushnell native Anthony Taylor took their oaths at the st...

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Kathleen Neumann Joins MDH Board of Directors

MACOMB, Ill. –  It was the first meeting of the new year, and the first one for new McDonough District Hospital Board of Directors member Kathleen Neumann Monday, Jan. 20. &nbs...

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Battle of the Brushes Back at the MAC

Macomb Arts Center is preparing for the return of Battle of the Brushes on Saturday, January 25! This will be the third year for this exciting fast-paint competition and fundraising event. Proceeds su...

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Icy Cold Cancellations for Monday, Jan. 20

NO HOME MEALS PROVIDED BY YMCA   There will be no congregate or home-delivered meals today provided by the YMCA Senior Center due to icy and cold conditions. This includes the Bushnell and ...

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WIRC Announces Grant Awards for Local Improvements

Macomb, Illinois, January 17, 2020 – Through grant applications prepared and submitted by Western Illinois Regional Council (WIRC), six communities have been awarded Community Development Block ...

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