HIGHLAND, IL (KTVI)- It's Friday and FOX 2 News in the Morning is live in your neighborhood. This time John and Randi are in Highland, Illinois.
Currently, Highland is home to many worldwide trade industries, such as Basler Electric, Eaton's B-Line Business, Wicks Organ Company, The Korte Company, Korte Luitjohan Contractors, Highland Supply Corp, Highland Machine, and the Wall Street Journal's Midwest printing operation.
Many of its most prosperous industries were founded by local citizens, often growing their operation from garage or basement to multimillion dollar corporations.
Highland is about 30 miles from St. Louis.