From the Decatur Celebration and the Farm Progress Show to the storied ferris wheels of Jacksonville; from Lincoln's footsteps in Springfield and New Salem to the historic barns of the Macomb area; from the river heritage of Quincy and Hannibal to the bounty of the richest farmland on earth, Mark McDonald takes us through a Central Illinois we thought we knew.
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This Week On Illinois Stories
Shrimp Shack -- In Mendon, the owners of the only shrimp farm in western Illinois shows us how they do it.
Wednesday, May 20, 6:30 PM
Decatur Frank Lloyd Wright House -- The new owner shows us through this architectural gem on Millikin Place.
Thursday, May 21, 6:30 PM
Sunday, May 24, 4:30 PM
Tuesday, May 26, 6:30 PM
Bright Star Equestrian Center -- Children with behavior disabilities benefit from riding and their relationships to their horses.
Thursday, May 21, 7:00 PM
Sunday, May 24, 4:00 PM
Monday, May 25, 6:30 PM
Adams Co.-Quincy Historical Soc. Museum -- They are in a brand new location in the historic Free Public Library building on the square.
Thursday, May 21, 7:30 PM
Friday, May 22, 6:30 PM
Wednesday, May 27, 6:30 PM