Macomb Local News

The Western Illinois Regional Council is offering 5 $2000.00 Scholarships. According to a release from the WIRC, residents of McDonough, Warren, Henderson and Hancock counties, are eligible to apply for one of the 5 $2000.00 scholarships available. Those applying for the scholarship must be looking to further their education at an Illinois University, College, Vocational School, or Community College and should be pursuing work in a high need field. If you would like to apply for the WIRC Scholarship go to or call 309-837-2997.