Heritage Middle School students compete in Science Fair

Next stop: Area Science Fair; then Regional Science Fair by Carrie Steinweg LANSING, Ill. (February 14, 2019) – In early February, 23 students in grades 6–8 won recognition at the Heritage Middle School Science Fair. In alphabetical order, the winners pictured above are: Nancy Bob-Nwojo Jorge Campos Stephen Curry Jr Taniya Ell-Bailey Fatima Garcia Luis … Read more

St. John Lutheran School holds alumni games to celebrate 125th anniversary

by Carrie Steinweg LANSING, Ill. (January 3, 2019) – Lansing’s oldest school was founded the same year that Lansing became a village—125 years ago. St. John Lutheran School has served many families over the decades, and some of the school’s past students gathered on Sunday, December 30, 2018, in the school gym for alumni volleyball … Read more

Visible Music College performs Christmas concert for Lansing community

by Carrie Steinweg LANSING, Ill. (December 10, 2018) – Visible Music College held their annual Christmas concert on December 7 at Living Word Church to a large crowd eager to hear holiday tunes. The crowd was treated to several classics as well as original material from students. The concert included enrollees from the college’s Memphis, … Read more

Looking back on 125 years of Lansing

Reflections from local historians on the end of Lansing’s quasquicentennial by Carrie Steinweg LANSING, Ill. (December 4, 2018) – In March of 1893, the Village of Lansing was incorporated by combining three communities: Oak Glen, Bernice, and Lansing became one. This year as the quasquicentennial came around there have been celebrations and history lessons to … Read more