Author Archives: evan

Nesler’s Polar Whip – Energy

It’s a legacy business in the region.  Family owned with family workers, day in and day out, except Sundays, Nesler’s Polar Whip begins their day at 5:30 a.m.   Burgers by the hundreds are served each week at the little place that brings fame, and certainly a good living, to Ron and Jeannie Nesler and their […]

Alex McVicker Named Miss HerrinFesta Italiana 2014

HerrinFesta Italiana kicked-off for 2014 with the annual Miss HerrinFesta Scholarship Pageant at the Herrin Civic Center. A record number of young women competed in this year’s pageant with Alex McVicker of Herrin emerging victorious as she was crowned Miss HerrinFesta Italiana 2014. McVicker, 18 from Herrin, is the daughter of Tim & Kim McVicker. […]