Local students get IECC financial aidNovember 30, 2021
Lincoln Trail and the other Illinois Eastern Community Colleges awarded nearly $180,000 to area high...
IECC seeks less tax money
Illinois Eastern Community Colleges aren’t asking for as much in tax revenue this year as originally...
LTC joins global musical eventOctober 28, 2021
Lincoln Trail College will join thousands of theatrical organizations around the globe by producing ...
LTC student proud of achievementsOctober 22, 2021
Eric Badger came to Lincoln Trail College late in life. He found himself out of a job after the comp...
LTC student gets 'colorful' helpOctober 22, 2021
Imagine being color blind. Now imagine trying to work with color-coded wires.That was the struggle o...
Impact of plant closing on IECC should be minimal
The shuttering of the former Ameren Energy power plant at Newton will have a minimal impact on Illin...
LTC ranks high among online collegesNovember 15, 2021
The website “Online Schools Guide” rated Lincoln Trail College as the sixth-best online community co...
LTC offers COVID shots TuesdayOctober 8, 2021
Lincoln Trail College will host a COVID-19 vaccination clinic from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 12...
VU expands its commitment to affordable college for allOctober 8, 2021
VINCENNES, Ind. — Vincennes University extends its pledge to ensure a college education is within reach and is further expanding its support of students and families affected by the pandemic and other current challenges. VU President Dr. Chuck Johnson announced the University is offering additional scholarships to students during a meeting of the Board of Trustees on Oct. 4.
OCC Peer Coach Program helps students adjust to college lifeOctober 6, 2021
OLNEY — Students face many challenges as they begin their college careers. Olney Central College hopes to ease the transition with its new Peer Coach Program.
OCC Student Senate 'Halloween Movie Knight' set for Oct. 30October 5, 2021
OLNEY — The Olney Central College Student Senate will host a Halloween Movie Knight on Saturday, Oct. 30, featuring Casper.
OCC to host virtual FAFSA nightSeptember 29, 2021
OLNEY — Olney Central College will host a Virtual FAFSA Night from 4-7 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 13.
OCC Welding Building renovations to benefit studentsSeptember 28, 2021
OLNEY — Olney Central College’s Welding Technology Building underwent renovations this summer that not only improved its aesthetics, but created more usable space for the program.
Time to apply for IECC scholarshipsSeptember 24, 2021
Illinois Eastern Community Colleges Chancellor Ryan Gower is urging prospective students to apply be...
Booker retires from OCCSeptember 23, 2021
Olney Central College Dean of Instruction Mike Conn recognized Jerry Booker (left), during a retirement reception held in his honor. Booker retired after serving 13 years as Groundskeeper at OCC.
IECC urges students to apply by Oct. 29 priority deadlineSeptember 23, 2021
FAIRFIELD — Illinois Eastern Community Colleges Chancellor Ryan Gower is urging prospective students to apply before the Oct. 29 priority deadline to be the first in line for Student Success Scholarships.
IECC hires music instructor, others
Lincoln Trail College’s new music instructor is officially a college employee following action by th...
FFA tractor drive to aid OHS gradSeptember 21, 2021
Oblong High School FFA is sponsoring an antique tractor drive to raise money to help a former member...
Groves named OCC's Director of Instructional Support ServicesSeptember 20, 2021
OLNEY — Chad Groves has been named Olney Central College’s Director of Instructional Support Services, overseeing both the Academic Success Center and the Anderson Library.
LTC medical assistant program ranks highSeptember 15, 2021
The website Medical Assistant Advice ranked Lincoln Trail College’s Medical Assistant program among ...
OCC Community Choral concert set for Dec. 11December 3, 2021
OLNEY — The Olney Central College Music Department will present “The Many Moods of Christmas” choral concert at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 11 at the Richland County High School auditorium.
Dr. Watson recognized as 2021 Physician of the YearDecember 3, 2021
VINCENNES, Ind. — The Physician of the Year Award for 2021 was given to Dr. Philip Watson, Interventional Cardiologist/Pulmonologist. This award, also referred to as “The SAMMIE” for Samaritan Award for Meritorious Medical Care with Integrity and Excellence, was created in 2020 to recognize individuals who demonstrate exceptional skills in clinical practice and who uphold the mission, vision and values of Good Samaritan.
Parkview Beta Club holds annual canned food driveDecember 3, 2021
The Parkview Junior High Beta Club collected 749 non-perishable food items during its annual canned food drive.