Tornado rips through Washington

On Nov. 17, 2013, a massive tornado formed near Pekin, Illinois and traveled about 40 miles northeast, tearing a mile-wide […]

Drifting with the Beckett brothers

Gerald and John Beckett spent their younger days as quintessential hoboes, hopping boxcars and drifting along the highways and byways […]

Short in stature, big on charm

In 1997, Drake Taylor, 3, was one of fewer than 200 people in the world diagnosed with Majewski osteodysplastic primordial […]

Lifting their voices

The Peoria Fellowship Choir is made up of about 30 young people from various churches across the city, mostly Baptist […]