mclean county

Cicadas Will Be Buzzing Later This Spring and Summer
I don't know a more familiar sound in the late spring/summer than the drone and the buzz of cicadas. I know the weather is a lot warmer, even humid when the buzzing is there. And when the buzzing all but ceases, all that's left of the insect is a hollow shell that is very crunchy. So why i…
Bearded Dragon Back From The Dead
As parents, we don't always make the most expert decisions in life. Like when your child's pet dies or you think it does so you dispose of it only to have it show back up at your house a week later-->
Cougars Go PINK!
This morning I had the pleasure of traveling down HWY 81 to visit McLean County High School "Home of the Cougars".   The football team is sponsoring a "PINK OUT" game in honor of Senior Player Trevor Harmon who recently lost his mother Lisa to breast can…
Area Suicides Bring Bullying Epidemic Into Sharp Focus
It's been a sad week in the tri-state. Within the last few days two teens--one in Muhlenberg County, the other in McLean County--have taken their own lives as a result of what's thought to be the emotional abuse suffered at the hands of bullies. It's a nationwide epidemic that ha…