Click here for weather report     Click here for road conditions

Top Stories



   Business Directory


Health & Fitness

Home & Family

Law & Courts

Leisure Time



Rural Review

Spiritual Life

     Church Directory

Teaching & Learning

Teen Scene

Where They Stand


Submit classified ad online

Calendar of Events

Community Links

News from Elsewhere

World, national news

Agriculture news

Business news

Law news

Sports news

Health news

Home and garden news

Travel news

Movie reviews

Book reviews

Personal tech news


LDN Archives

LDN from A to Z

Letters to the Editor

Submit letter to ed. online

Contact us

LDN is best viewed with
IE 6 or Firefox 1.x.


LDN awards


Dec. 16, 2001

Community service award

Local Emergency Planning Committee


Jan. 25, 2001

Certificate of appreciation

Logan County Healthy Communities Partnership



Oct. 1, 2001

2001 Media Award

Illinois Public Health Association



Wednesday, January 18, 2006

posted daily OVER THE NOON HOUR  (CDT)

WWW LDN Archives


Classifieds | Business Directory | Archives

Illini Bio-Energy has found a home to build their ethanol plant. The search for a site that provides good highway and rail access and ample water in the middle of corn country is met at this location outside Hartsburg.  
Local residents and the county welcome the economic benefits that the plant will bring in jobs and revenues.

[picture courtesy of Illini Bio-Energy] click on picture for larger image.





What do people living in Logan County find most undesirable: new development, roads and streets, traffic, crime rate/safety, economy/jobs, education/schools, environment, water service, sewer service, solid waste service, location, housing, taxes or appearance? See question 3 in the survey results.

What would you like to see in our Greenways Plan?



Submit a classified ad online  [Lowest cost for advertising in the county!]

The Sports Page

Tuesday, Jan. 17:

  • How do we protect the physically or emotionally vulnerable population in an emergency?

  • Gov. Blagojevich, Mayor Daley renew call for state ban on assault weapons

  • Other news:

    • UNAMSIL: A success story in peacekeeping

    • Conservation plans unveiled for six wildlife species

  • Global assault on AIDS pandemic

    • European Union: UNAIDS, WHO and UNFPA endorse European Union statement on the need to scale up HIV prevention

    • South and Southeast Asia: High-tech industry called to fight AIDS

    • Caribbean: Counterpart and Coca-Cola team to educate teens on HIV/AIDS prevention

  • ZLS December Student of the Month

  • Learning: Slow reader

  • Exotic orchids to be in bloom at show

  • Illinois State holds on, defeats Evansville 65-57

  • Redline Express Dance Camp returns

Monday, Jan. 16

Saturday, Jan. 14

Friday, Jan. 13

Thursday, Jan. 12

Wednesday, Jan. 11