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Updated Apr 21, 2016 at 7:17 PM

On Thursday, the Illinois Central College Board of Trustees were told the college plans to pull $3 million from financial reserves if it does not receive $6 million in state funding for the 2016 fiscal year. The remaining money will be accounted for by cutting expenses.

Updated Apr 21, 2016 at 7:15 PM

EAST PEORIA — Illinois Central College will begin its fiftieth year with its first female president.

Updated Apr 20, 2016 at 8:16 PM

PEORIA — Ten of Peoria County’s 18 school districts came out ahead under Gov. Bruce Rauner’s 2017 education funding plan, ranging from $513 for Hollis Consolidated School District 328 to $185,000 for Dunlap Community...

Updated Apr 19, 2016 at 10:27 PM

Automotive skills are in high demand, and will only be more valuable as baby boomers age and move into retirement.

Updated Apr 8, 2016 at 4:48 PM

EAST PEORIA — Illinois Central College’s search for a new president is apparently over, but the board of trustees isn’t releasing a name until a contract is final.The board reached a consensus Wednesday and...

Updated Apr 5, 2016 at 10:37 PM

EUREKA — The stench. The "horrible freakin’ stench."

Updated Mar 21, 2016 at 9:14 AM

PEORIA — The list of candidates for president at Illinois Central College is down to four.

Posted Feb 24, 2016 at 6:00 AM

EUREKA — Glen Barton, former chairman and CEO of Caterpillar Inc., is the recipient of the President’s Servant Leader Award from Eureka College.

Updated Feb 8, 2016 at 10:55 AM

EUREKA — Former White House senior adviser David Axelrod will deliver the commencement address at Eureka College on May 14.

Updated Feb 5, 2016 at 7:22 PM

PEORIA — The director of the last national campaign to win a landslide 49-state victory had a message Friday for Republicans seeking their party’s nod for the presidency: Be civil.

Posted Feb 3, 2016 at 6:00 AM

WASHINGTON — In Tim Wheat’s classroom, fighting is part of the lesson plan.

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