Local News

The state of Illinois has struggled to recruit new teachers and that has led to the loosening of standards when it comes to what retired teachers are able to do in terms of returning to work while maintaining retired status that maintains retirement benefits. Roger Hawk with the Henry and Stark County Retired Teachers was our guest on Tuned In on Wednesday and talked about the changing standards and retired teachers filling needed positions as well as the benefit of having these retired teachers... 

The Henry and Stark County Retired teachers are meeting next week in Bishop Hill at 12 Noon and reservations need to be turned in as soon as possible... 

The presentation for the Retired teachers next week will feature the brilliant Brian Fox Ellis playing the role of John Deere and interacting with the audience as the legendary tractor pioneer. You can hear our entire interview with Roger Hawk in our Tuned In Podcast linked here