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McDonough County Gets New Engineer

Macomb, IL 61455 – McDonough County will have a new engineer to head the highway department by mid-August. The county board approved hiring Tom Hickman, who has been the Logan County engineer for six years. He was the county's assistant engineer before that. McDonough County has been without an engineer since the mid-May departure of Josh Richardson. An investigation by the Illinois Attorney General's office into pornography found on an office computer continues.