After implementation of a streamlined process for FOID renewals and the hiring of additional firearms eligibility analyst trainees, the Illinois State Police announced progress in the processing of FOID renewals.

The DePue Unit School District called off school Wednesday, Dec. 8, citing an inability of the district to secure enough substitute teachers to adequately cover classrooms.

The Princeton Public Library’s fall film series, “Richard Widmark: Films of the Fabulous Fifties,” wraps up Wednesday, Dec. 8, as Princeton’s famous movie star portrays a lawyer who reluctantly helps an organized crime boss’ attempt to escape from the law.