COVID-19 To Be Held in Moody Park

By Randy Pierce [email protected] FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS –  Stepped up efforts by the Illinois Department of Public Health to increase opportunities for people interested in being tested for coronavirus will include two days this week at Moody Park, 525 South Ruby Lane in Fairview Heights. The IDPH is offering the tests from 8 a.m. until 4…

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U.S. News Names McKendree a Top Regional University in Four Categories

LEBANON – McKendree University continues to rank among the top Midwest regional universities in U.S. News & World Report’s 2021 “Best Colleges” edition. U.S. News rated 545 participating institutions in the Regional Universities category nationwide, including 156 in the Midwest. McKendree remains among the top third of the Best Regional Universities in the Midwest, at…

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Mascoutah Police Report: Sept. 4 thru Sept. 10

Friday, Sept. 4 Well Being Check – W. Oak/Donovan Well Being Check – 8300 block Rt. 4    /Rettig Well Being Check – 300 block W. Main/Sunnquist Ambulance Call  900 block N. 10th/Rettig Ambulance Call – 180 block St. Christopher/Sirtak Ambulance Call – 300 block S. 5th/Sirtak Alarm – 600    block S. Independence Traffic Accident –…

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Former State Sen. Pleads Guilty to Tax Evasion

Agrees to cooperate with federal investigators By PETER HANCOCK Capitol News Illinois [email protected] SPRINGFIELD – Former state Sen. Terry Link pleaded guilty in federal court Wednesday to a felony charge of tax evasion. Link, a Democrat from Indian Creek who resigned his seat last week, admitted in a plea agreement that he willfully underreported his…

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Allen E. Stein

Allen E. Stein, 85, of Mascoutah, IL, born Feb. 12, 1935 in Mascoutah, IL died Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at his home. Allen was a retired grain farmer. He was a member of St. John United Church of Christ in Mascoutah, St. John Fireside Club, Mascoutah Evening Lion’s Club, St. Clair County Farm Bureau, served…

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Renee R. Lider

Renee R. Lider, nee Boutan, 52, of Mascoutah, IL born July 30, 1968 in Burlington, WI died Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020 at Memorial Hospital East, Shiloh, IL. Renee was a home daycare provider and graduated with honors from SIUE in May 2009 while achieving Summa Cum Laude with a degree in Psychology. She is preceded…

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Paul B. Schanz

Paul B. Schanz, 73, of Mascoutah, IL born June 1, 1947 in Belleville, IL died Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020 at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, O’Fallon, IL. Paul was a retired area supervisor with American Greetings and a member of Holy Childhood Catholic Church in Mascoutah, IL. He is preceded in death by his parents, Sylvester H.…

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