Randolph County News

SIU research team aims to move food replication from science fiction to reality

by Tim Crosby CARBONDALE, Ill. — Science fiction fans will no doubt remember scenes from their favorite shows in which characters press a few buttons before their favorite gourmet meal pops out of a machine, looking like it came from the kitchen of a four-star restaurant. It may not work quite like that, but a […]

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Gary Rabine: Youngkin victory confirms pro-family, pro-freedom platform is embraced

WOODSTOCK, Ill. – Gary Rabine, Republican candidate for Illinois Governor, says Glenn Youngkin’s victory in the Virginia governor’s race sends a clear message that voters want candidates who will stand up for families and oppose the far-left agenda of woke politicians. “I have met Glenn Youngkin and I can tell you he is a common-sense

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Randolph County Sheriff’s Office report

CHESTER – The Randolph County Sheriff’s Office has released its latest report. Listed as arrested are: Jenelle M. Jackson 36, Granite City, arrested October 26, 2021 by Randolph County Sheriff’s Office on a Randolph County warrant for failure to appear on a driving while license suspended charge.  Released on recognizance bond. Joseph D. Terry 27,

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Members of the First United Methodist Church in Chester hand out candy on Halloween

CHESTER –The First United Methodist Church in Chester held its annual evening of Trick or Treating in front of the Church on Halloween, Sunday October 31st.  Hundreds of children and their parents visited the Church and enjoyed receiving plenty of delicious candy provided by members of the congregation. Photo by Jim Beers Following the event from

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CGS presents Character Awards

CHESTER — Chester Grade School has announced the winners of the October 15 Character Awards presentation. The list includes these 12 students:  Cash Hargis, Arizona Rose, Brandon Marquez, Landyn Phillips, Jaylee Belton, Grace Medford, Jaxon Hanna, Ellen Shipley, Haley Sellers, Decklin Forsting, Tegan Breedon, and Edinson Aroche.   Pictured here (left to right) are Ellen

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Beta Delta Chapter hears from Deputy Barbour

CHESTER — The members of Beta Delta Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma enjoyed an informative presentation by Randolph County Sheriff’s Deputy Jonathan Barbour at a recent meeting.  Randolph County Sheriff’s Deputy Jonathan Barbour speaks to members of Beta Delta Chapter.  He focused on helpful information regarding scams and personal safety for adults. Deputy Barbour has

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