Enjoy A Tasty Bite From Covered In Chocolate, Breese, IL

With a name like Covered in Chocolate, visitors expect to find delectable desserts and candies at the shop in Breese, Illinois. And oh boy, do they have them. But locals know that Covered in Chocolate is also where to head … Continue reading

Customer Service Rules At Preferred Flooring, Breese, IL

Maybe you’re thinking of updating your flooring, but just aren’t sure what to do. Or you’re building your dream home and know exactly the feeling you would like for every room. Whatever your needs, Preferred Flooring in Breese, Illinois, is … Continue reading

Becker Jewelers In Breese, Illinois: A Gem Of A Store!

Mother’s Day, graduations, weddings—these spring events are just a few of the many wonderful reasons to walk into Becker Jewelers in Breese, Illinois. The family owned business is now in its 70th year of business and an anchor in the … Continue reading

Treasures Abound At Warehouse 300 in Trenton, IL

Warehouse 300 celebrated its Grand Opening in November, 2018, and already it is a favorite go-to for home decor. The vintage marketplace in Trenton is a collection of  local vendors and artisans who rent the space to showcase their selections … Continue reading

Clinton County, IL Wineries Host Spring Events

Tastings, dining and music are all part of springtime events at our four local wineries. Take advantage of the good weather and enjoy a day or evening at one of the following fun events. Hidden Lake Winery in Aviston is … Continue reading

Bass Fishing Tourney In May At Carlyle Lake, IL

Illinois High Schools’ top anglers will be heading to Carlyle Lake for the 2019 IHSA Bass Fishing State Tournament the weekend of May 17-18. A total of 311 teams have signed up to compete this year. Sectionals will be held … Continue reading

5 Of The Best Sandwiches In Clinton County, IL

Stacked, grilled, shredded, layered, slow-cooked and served with pride. There are so many delicious sandwich options in Clinton County, Dagwood would be dancing with joy. Here are five popular picks. When it’s burger time we’re heading to Wally’s Drive-In, a … Continue reading

Governor’s Run Golf Club: Clinton County’s Premier Course

Whether you’re a Sunday duffer or a diehard golfer, it’s always a treat to tee up at Governor’s Run Golf Club in Carlyle, Illinois. The semi-private 18-hole championship course has a wonderful mix of prairie and woodlands, creeks and lakes—all … Continue reading

Spring In Clinton County, IL Is Filled With Fun Events!

Pull out your calendar and get ready, because this spring is filled with a wide range of events here in Clinton County, from mid-March through to summer. Here are a few highlights. In an upcoming blog, we’ll cover future events … Continue reading

Charting the Kaskaskia River Through Clinton County, IL

As it works its way from west of Champagne, Illinois to the Mississippi River, the Kaskaskia River flows through the farmlands of Clinton County, defining our southern border, and providing both an important natural resource and a prime area for … Continue reading