Williamsfield in the News

Playground Wins Governor's Cup!

Williamsfield's playground "barn-raising" wins the prestigious Governor's Cup!

Playground Barn Raising

$5,000 Awarded to Williamsfield Ag Program

Impressive community response leads to $5,000 for the Williamsfield Ag Department. See WGIL reporting.


ROWVA/Williamsfield Regional Softball Champs!

Regional softball champs, ROWVA/Williamsfield, persevere over Stark County with 10 run rule in the 6th.

Softball Equipment

Williamsfield Author, Song Writer Addresses Students

Local author and song writer, Stephanie DeWitt, visits ROWVA to discuss writing. See books and newspaper article.

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Williamsfield Food Pantry

Coming soon to Williamsfield! Read the Knoxville Bulletin about the aspirations behind the food pantry and updates.

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Williamsfield Wins Infrastructure Grant

$500,000 awarded to Williamsfield to replace water main lines, fire hydrants, valves. January 2019

Iron Tap


Modern barn raising ties ag heritage to play. June 14, 2018


Williamsfield Bucks Small Town Trends

Residents credit long-term stability to the town’s safety, location and schools.


Williamsfield Fire District Receives Ameren Grant

Ameren awards $5,000 grant to the Williamsfield Fire Protection District to purchase a fire-medical skid unit. Read more...

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Dam Breaks, Sinkhole at Happy Hollow

Local lake community, Happy Hollow, makes road impassable and traps some residents. 


Notice of Public Hearing

The Village will convene a public hearing on June 3, 2019 at 6:00 pm to hear public comment on a proposed property exchange.

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Energy Projects Coming to Williamsfield

The Illinois Power Agency approved Williamsfield as one of several area towns for solar energy credits. Read more

Solar Panel Installation

Billtown Board Raises Water Rates

On April 1, 2019, the Village Board voted to raise water rates to partially fund infrastructure upgrade. Read the Weekly Post article.

Glasses of Water

Peoria Journal Star

Williamsfield’s small but steady enrollment and strong tax base contribute to student achievement. August 13, 2018


Galesburg Register Mail

OSF closes Williamsfield clinic. August 25, 2017

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