Author: John Kraft & Kirk Allen

Hutsonville, IL. (ECWd) - During tonight's special meeting, the Hutsonville School District voted unanimously to hire Attorney Thomas DeVore for possible litigation (see Agenda item here) against the Illinois Department of Public Health and the Illinois State Board of Education in response to the Joint Directives...

Hutsonville, IL. (ECWd) - The Hutsonville, Illinois School District #1 will hold a Special Meeting of the Board of Education tonight at 6 p.m. to discuss the "Return to school 2020-21 options to include legal representation for litigation." The "return to school 2020-21" was issued by...

Springfield, IL. (ECWd) - Former Springfield (Sangamon County) Mass Transit District facilities manager, Aaron Beck, charged with three felony counts of official misconduct and three felony counts of theft of government property. We wrote about his termination from the district in September 2019 (read it here). We know...