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Jeff Dorsey
Jeff Dorsey

Police Make Arrests in Ray Humphrey Jr. Murder Case

Some long awaited movement finally took place this weekend in the investigation of the murder of 12-year-old Rayshone D. Humphrey Jr. and it has led to the arrests of three people allegedly connected with the March 28th shooting in the 1100 block of North 5th Street in Quincy. Police arrested Steson Crider of Chandler, Arizona on suspicion of first degree murder.  Steson Crider was arrested in Mesa, Arizona and is being held on $5 million bond in the Maricopa County Jail in Arizona.

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Washington Theater - Quincy, Illinois
Washington Theater - Quincy, Illinois

Old-Fashioned Signs in Quincy, Illinois [Gallery]

See our gallery of unique, old-fashioned signs that can be found around Quincy. Carved wooden signs, fonts and designs that you just don't see anymore, awesome awnings, marquees and giant metal arrows are just a few of the types of unique signage that can be found around Quincy.

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Restaurants Quincy Illinois
Iñigo Quintanilla Gomez, ThinkStock

How Many of These Former Quincy Restaurants Do You Remember?

It's fun to visit a restaurant. Over the years, restaurants have come and restaurants have gone. Some stay in business for years and years, others only for a little while. How many former Quincy restaurants can you remember? 

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Lighthouse - Hannibal, Missouri

10 Fun Facts About Quincy/Hannibal That Will Make You Say ‘I Didn’t Know That!’

It's always fun to learn new facts that make you say "I didn't know that!" Here are some interesting pieces of trivia about Quincy and Hannibal that might surprise you.

Quincy Police Car
Kurt Parsons

Crazy Laws in Illinois, Missouri and Iowa

There are a lot of crazy, weird and unusual laws still on the books in every state in America. Most of these laws were passed years and years ago in a very different time, and they simply have never been taken off the books. Upon looking at many of them, it's a real good thing these laws aren't still enforced.

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Pizza

Who Has the Best Pizza in Quincy? [Poll]

A couple years ago, we conducted a survey to ask which restaurant serves the best pizza in Quincy. Since then, some of the pizza places on our survey have closed, others have opened, and more are on the way! Imo's will be opening in Quincy soon in the old Blockbuster Video location. So let's ask again! Where do you like to get pizza?

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I was here.
I was here.

US Traveler Challenge. How Many States Have You Been To?

My girlfriend and I took a road trip recently to add to our "state list". Well, let me rephrase that. It was to add to her state list. I had already visited all of the states we drove through except one.

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Ethan Miller, Getty Images
Ethan Miller, Getty Images

The Best YouTube Videos of Quincy, Illinois

Sitting around with nothing to do this afternoon, I decided to type "Quincy, IL" in the search box at YouTube. Here are a few of the notable videos that came up.

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Spencer Platt, Getty Images
Spencer Platt, Getty Images

Need a Flu Shot? Flu Shot Locations in the Quincy / Hannibal Area

On Monday I was working on both Y101 and KICK-FM as the flu bug hit two of our on-air employees. This flu bug is getting bad around here. I am sure anyone reading this has heard the stories of friends suffering from the flu this year as well.

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St Boniface Cemetery

A Tragic Christmas: Remembering The Victims of Quincy’s St. Francis School Fire

A short and simple bit of general news was mixed in with dozens of other announcements in the Quincy Daily Journal on Dec. 14, 1899: "The children of the parochial school of St. Francis church are practicing for a play to be given the day after Christmas." Sadly, that play never happened.

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