Randolph County News

Chester Beautification/Tourism Commission meets tonight

CHESTER – The Chester Beautification/Tourism Commission meets tonight.   The tentative agenda for the meeting:   Chester Beautification/Tourism Commission Agenda January 20, 2022   Pledge of Allegiance                                             Approval of Previous Meeting Minutes-Donella Butler (assign notetaker for current meeting) Treasurer’s Report-Linda Rader   Public Petitions & Correspondence             Standing Committee Reports Hometown Proud Take Pride Award-JoAnn …

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River Region students honored by Missouri State University

SPRINGFIELD — Each semester, students at Missouri State University who attain academic excellence are named to the dean’s list. For undergraduate students, criteria include enrollment in at least 12 credit hours during the fall semester and at least a 3.50 grade point average (on a 4.00 scale). More than 5,000 students were named to the …

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Buena Vista Bank donates to Tunnels to Towers Foundation

From a news release    CHESTER — Our Hero Auto Loan Program has allowed us to work with some of our incredible local heroes. Because of their participation in our program, we’ve made a $1,400 donation to the Tunnel to Towers Foundation. Pictured above: Brian Ury, Buena Vista National Bank President, Josh Hecht, Illinois State …

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Randolph County Sheriff’s report

CHESTER – The Randolph County Sheriff’s Office has released its latest report of arrests.   Berrimand J. Breeden 38, Chester, arrested  January 10, 2022 by Chester Police on a Randolph County warrant for petition to revoke probation.  Released on recognizance bond.   Devon E. Price 23, Coulterville, arrested January 10, 2022 by Coulterville Police on …

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MSHP reports

JEFFERSON CITY — The Missouri State Highway Patrol has released its latest reports. Among those listed as arrested: 62-year-old David A. Rowold of Chester at 11:30 p.m. Saturday in Ste. Genevieve County on a patrol charge of driving while intoxicated. He was taken to the Ste. Genevieve County Jail on a 12-hour hold. 51-year-old Obrie …

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Randolph County updates COVID-19 numbers

CHESTER — The Randolph County Health department reports the county’s transmission rate for CoVID 19 remains “HIGH”.   Statistics through January, 11th. Information will be updated as received from the Illinois Department of Public Health. You may also access County CoVID-19 statistics at the following websites: https://covid.cdc.gov/covid-data-tracker/#county-view   https://dph.illinois.gov/covid19/data/region-metrics.html?regionID=4   The Randolph County Health Department …

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River Region students honored by Greenville University

GREENVILLE, Ill. — The following River Region students have been placed on the Dean’s List at Greenville University for the Fall 2021 semester. Percy, Ill. Alexandria Ebbler, Senior Steeleville, Ill. Katelyn Myers, SeniorDustin Sutton, Senior Tilden, Ill. Matthew Dorf, Freshman To qualify for the GU Dean’s List, a student must successfully complete a minimum of 12 …

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