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Ace Hardware

950 Chester Center

Hardware, yard furniture, grills, plumbing, and may items



Richard Allison - Chamber Director

1735 Swanwick Street



American Legion Alva

Courier Post No. 487

Olin Misselhorn- Manager

500 E. Opdyke

Chester, IL 62233

Phone: 826.2023

Large banquet room for wedding receptions, dances, etc. On site catering available


Andy's Auto Body Shop

Dan Geisen

1207 Opdyke Street

Chester, IL 62233



Collision repair, glass repair and installation; lifetime guarantee on all repairs


Apex Network Physical Therapy

Craig Brown - Manager

2323 A Old Plank Road

Chester, IL 62233


Fax:826.2975 &

Physical therapy provider for surgical and non-surgical injuries including work related and recreational injuries, as well as sports injuries.



Assured Appraisal, Inc.

Rod & Ginger La Rose

6545 N. HWY 51

Perryville, MO 63775


Real Estate appraisal


Baysinger Architects, PLLC

Andy Sisulak - Marketing Director

40l North Market Street

Marion, IL 62959


Full Service architectural design firm, specializing in educational, municipal, and public service workplaces. New construction or renovation


John R. Beck, M.D. Ltd

Retired from practice


Bernasek’s Restaurant

501 East Buena Vista

Chester, IL 62233


A full service bar and restaurant, featuring outside patio. Video gaming available


Bert's Auto Service

Tim Bert and Marty Bert

822 Lehmen Drive Chester, IL 62233


Complete car repair and propane for motor homes/grills


Blazing Color, Inc.

Ken Wagner

1007 State Street

Chester, IL 62233



Provides all types of printing, outdoor banners, signs, business printing such as forms, letterheads, envelopes, business cards and invitations. Now printing t-shirts, banners, embroidery and much more


Benson’s Wine Bar

1308 Swanwick Street

Wine, Beer, Live, Music, Special Events

Open Thursday through Saturday.  Special events may be scheduled



Bertha Mae Blechle

Chamber Director

818 Oak Street

Chester, IL 62233



Buena Vista National Bank

Mary Sulser, Mike Ritter, Allen Kaisor, Gary Breckinridge

1309 Swanwick St. Chester, IL 62233


Mary - Mike - Allen - Gary - Locally owned community banks; bank online or call 826-BANK or 853-BANK to access accounts.


BMA Randolph County Dialysis

Pam Mathes

102 Memorial Drive

Chester, IL 62233




Casey's General Stores

1226 State Street

Chester, IL 62233


Full service convenience stores/gas mart/pizza delivery


Casey's General Stores

2431 State Street

Chester, IL 62233


Full service convenience stores/gas mart/pizza delivery


C&D Builders, Inc.

Kenny Diercks & Tony Colvis

504 Solomon St.

Chester, IL 62233



Full construction services including remodeling, windows, roofs, additions.


Century 21 Golden Realty -

Golden Key Realty, Inc.

625 State Street Chester, IL 62233



Provides a service to anyone wishing to buy or sell real estate, land—residential or commercial.


Chester Animal Hospital

Dr. Daniel Schupp 

1616 State Street

Chester, IL 62233



Veterinary care for pets


Chester Boat Club

P.O. Box 23

Chester, IL 62233

Visit the Boat Club’s new club house overlooking the beautiful Mississippi River.Civic activities, boat trips,

barbeques. Christmas on the River with Santa, supports charities


Chester Brass and Aluminum

Wayne Thomas

P.O. Box 30

Chester, IL 62233



Non-ferrous castings, brass, bronze and aluminum plaques and name plates


Chester Center/Kipps Center

836 Lehmen Drive

Chester, IL 62233


Commercial and residential rentals. Fine Styrofoam, for crafts, etc. Styrofoam, beads, bottle fill for milk bottle collection


Chester Chrysler, Inc.

8903 Lehmen Drive

Chester, IL 62233



Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep new care franchise. Used vehicle sales. New and used vehicle service. Serving the area with Chrysler products since 1934


Chester Community Unit School District 139

Superintendent Chris Diddlebock

1940 Swanwick Street Chester, IL 62233



Education PreK – 12


Chester Construction Supply

2229 State Street

Chester, IL 62233


Full line of construction materials, plumbing, bath and kitchen cabinets, doors, windows and roofing.


Chester Community Golf Club, Inc.

Deb Earlywine

1310 Lehman Drive – Route 3

North Chester, IL 62233


Nine-hole golf course. Serving meals, lunch, and Friday night specials. Contact us to book parties, gift certificates, membership information, etc.


Chester Dairy Company

Jason Ohlau

1915 State Street

Chester, IL 62233



Chester Eagles Club

402 Hacker Street



Chester Electrical Supply

Greg Krantz

P.O. Box 333

Chester, IL 62233


New homes, repair, lighting, all electrical supplies


Chester Eye Care, P.C.

Doctors Grasso, Gibson, Lochhead and Soellner

425 W. Holmes

Chester, IL 62233


Eye care for the whole family. Contacts, glasses, frames, etc. Open Monday – Saturday


Chester Insurance Agency

Tim Lowry, Mary Verseman

1200 Swanwick Street

Chester, IL 62233



Auto, home, health, life and commercial insurance sales.


Chester Medical Center

2319 Old Plank Road

Chester, IL 62233


Chester Medical Center is a group of skilled, board certified family practice physicians committed to a long-term program in state-of-the-art family practice service defined by excellence in patient care.


Chester Memorial Hospital

Allan L. Liefer M.D.

Chester, IL 62233


General surgery including surgical consultation and surgery for breast cancer, colon cancer appendicitis, gall bladder problems, hernias, carpal tunnel, tonsillectomy, IV ports for chemotherapy, colonoscopy, hysteroscopy and upper GI endoscopy and endometrial dilation


Chester Mental Health Center

Route 3 North Chester, IL 62233



Chester National Bank

Robert Gross

1112 State Street

Chester, IL 62233



A locally owned community bank or call telephone banking. ATMS located at 1112 State Street, Chester, 1501 N. Market Street, Sparta, & 1015 S. Perryville Blvd, Perryville, MO


Chester Rent One

606 Chester Center

Chester, IL 62233

Phone:826.5424 081

A complete rental service with rent to own" merchandise."


Chester Rehabilation and Nursing Center

770 State Street Chester, IL 62233


A full service nursing and therapy center


Chester Rotary

Gary Breckinridge -President

1309 Swanwick Street

Chester, IL 62233



Chester Shopping Center, LLC

Joe Koppeis

1000 Columbia Center

Columbia, IL 62236

281.63 2817911

Owner and operator of real estate commercial business center


Chester Video & Radio Shack

Greg Snider

1217 Swanwick Street

Chester, IL 62233

826.3222 8265917

Video rental and sales. Electronic sales, tape rentals.




Chester Wal-Mart

Christopher DeWitt -Manager

2206 Highway 150

Chester, IL 62233

826.5041 826.1431



1209 Swanwick Street

Chester, IL 62233


All hair needs, pedicures, manicures, and salon products. Appointments and walk ins welcome



City of Chester

Mayor Tom Page

1330 Swanwick Street

Chester, IL 62233

826.5114 826.5216


City of Chester

Nancy Eggemeyer -City Clerk

1300 Swanwick

Chester, IL 62233



City of ChesterTreasurer Donna Clendenin

126 E. Old Plank Road

Chester, IL 62233



Cohen Home (Wm.)

Barb Holley

523 W. Harrison Street

Chester, IL 62233



Colvis Investment Service

1201 Swanwick Street

Chester, IL 62233

826.3038 826.5747

Investment/Insurance/Retirement Planning


Computer Connection, LLC


300 S. Kingshighway

Perryville, MO 63775

877.517.0017 5735170081

Computer sales and service, network design, internet service provider, web hosting


ConAgra Mills

PO Box 396

Chester, IL 62233

826.2371 8264154

Soft wheat flour for bakeries


Country Financial

Betty McCoy

985 State Street

Chester, IL 62233


Insurance: life, health, auto, home; annuities, long term care, medicare supplements


County Journal

Larry and Jerry Willis

PO Box 369

Chester, IL 62233

497.8272 4972607

Newspaper with large circulation in Chester. The County Journal's drop box for items you would like published in the newspaper (yard sale ads, etc.) is now located at Rozier's Country Mart. Information should be taken to the store before 8:00 a.m. on Monday for inclusion in that week's newspaper.


D'lisha's Bakery

1218 Swanswick Street

Chester, IL 62233


A full service of homemade donuts and bakery items fresh each day. Catering available.


Domino's Pizza

806 Lehmen Drive(Chester Center)

Chester, IL 62233

826.202 2817911 


Randolph County Coroner

Randy Dudenbostel

103 Riverview Blvd.

Chester, IL 62233

826.5331 8263324


Edward Jones

Aaron Tretter

421 W Holmes St.

Chester, IL 62233

826.5331 8882777146

We take a step-by-step approach to identify your goals and develop specific strategies to help you achieve them. Contact the office and see how personal service can make a difference.


Edward Jones

Drew McClerren -Agent

810 Lehmen Drive

Chester, IL 62233

826.308 8774790402


Egyptian Internet Services

1010 West Broadway

Steeleville, IL 774.1638

Internet access provider


Falkenhein Accounting and Tax Service,

P.C. Steven Falkenhein, CPA

1650 State Street

Chester, IL 62233

Full tax and accounting services


Fanciful Finishes

1220 Swanwick Street

Chester, IL 62233

826.1383 Custom and made-to-order furnishings


Final Cut II Hair Salon

Tina Hooten

1206 Swanwick Street

Chester, IL 62233


Cut & Color, highlights, eye brow waxes


First Bank

Jessica Buatte

2231 State Street

Chester, IL 62233

826.2111 8265202

First Banks, Inc. offers a vast portfolio of services for both individuals and businesses. First Bank, Inc. serves customers in 187 locations.


First Baptist Church of Chester

Doctor Michael Fogerson

719 State Street

Chester, IL 62233

826.3918 8261563


Fisher, Kirkhover and Coffey Law Office

1300 1/2 Swanwick Street

Chester, IL 62233

826.5021 8265024

General practice with emphasis on estate planning and estate closing, real estate and personal injury.


Flex-Line Automation, Inc.

Cathy Rinne and Ron Woodworth (Chamber Director)

3628 Union School Road

Chester, IL 62233


Flex-Line Automation, Inc. designs, builds and services conveyors and ancillary equipment. Experienced in many industries including, but not limited to: food, pharmaceutical, paper, electronics, and automotive. Provides complete custom solutions and small town customer service. Nationally recognized as a leader in the industry. Solutions run the gambit from contact food handling solutions to drilling and grinding applications. Provides services to the United States, Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico.


Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie 3252

Donna Martin -Manager

402 Hacker Street

Chester, IL 62233



Gilster-Mary Lee Corporation

Don Welge, CEO

1037 State Street

Chester, IL 62233

826.2361 8262973

Manufacturer of private label food products for retail and food service industries


Heartland Heating and Cooling

Jason Brown -Owner

709 Opdyke Street

Chester, IL 62233

826.4328 8263647

Full service heating and air conditioning service


Heuman Heating and Air Conditioning

1302 Allendale Blvd

Chester, IL 62233

826.5411 8265412

Independent Lennox dealer servicing Randolph County and surrounding areas since 1982. Second line product - American Standard. Service and repair on all brands. Friendly people and fair prices. Heating, venting, and air conditioning


Heuman Heating and Air Conditioning

619 South St. Louis Street

Sparta, IL 62286

443.2716 4435772


Human Service Center

Gary L. Buatte -Executive Director

10257 State Route #3

Red Bud, IL 62278

282.6233 2826220

Provides mental health, counseling and substance abuse services. Community support services


Jany Plumbing Service, Inc.

541 B Hillview Drive

Chester, IL 62233

826.4723 8264982

In business since 1978. Plumbing installation, repairs and maintenance. Residential, commercial and industrial.


Jodi's Farm House Cafe & Bakery

629 State Street Chester, IL 62233



Knights of Columbus Hall

209 Church Street

Chester, IL 62233


Full Service Bar, rental hall for receptions, banquets. Lunch served on Monday’s


Koeneman Agency

2204 State Street

Chester, IL 62233

826.4561 8262341

Insurance and Real Estate


Koeneman and Koeneman Law Office

609 State Street

Chester, IL 62233

826.4561 8264562


Lochhead & Sons Service Station

Michael Lochhead

916 Lehmend Drive

Chester, IL 62233


Service shop and mechanic shop


Lucy's Place

510 Chester Center

Chester, IL 62233


Video Gaming Caf? – Beer and wine selection. Open 7 days a week. (Must be 21 to enter)


Manor at Craig Farms

Shelley Bollman -Administrator

3030 State Street

Chester, IL 62233

826.14 8267022

Supported living facility, offering 50 private apartments. Nursing services provided 24/7, medical assistance, restaurant style dining, weekly housekeeping, laundry services or self serve, beauty salon, transportation, and many activities for everyone.


McDonald's Restaurant

2208 State Street

Chester, IL 62233



Mariah-Design Agency

Mariah Bargman -Owner

1312 Swanwick Street

Chester, IL 62233


Personal and professional experience while providing quality products that are cost effective and delivered in a timely manner. Graphic design services, logo design, business cards, letterhead, etc., marketing/promo items, invitations, silkscreen and embroidery, banners and sinage. Offers wedding services. Free consultations and quotes.


Memorial Hospital of Chester

Brett Bollman -Hospital Administrator Gwendy Garner -Community Relations and Chamber Director

1900 State Street

Chester, IL 62233

826.4581 8264915

Menard Correctional Center

 PO Box 711

Menard, IL 62259

826.5071 8264915

Menard Correctional Center was established adjacent to the City of Chester on the banks of the Mississippi River in 1878. It is the state’s largest maximum-security facility. Menard was originally designed to house 1,460 maximum-security males, however, during the past year; it has reached an all-time record capacity of 3,551.Mental Health Center


Doctors Patrick and Phillip Miller

1654 State Street

Chester, IL 62233

826.5017 8265019

Family dentistry including orthodontics, implants, and cosmetic procedures


Michell's Service and Repair

Larry Mitchell -Owner

113 Rainbow Drive

Chester, IL 62233

826.2891 8265910


Terry Moore -Assistant Business Office Admin. -Chamber Director

PO Box 382

Chester, IL 62233

615.1608 8263363


Morton Buildings

2807 State Street

Chester, IL 62233

826.5005 8265006

High quality post-frame structures for over 100 years


Mr. Kenny's BBQ

Kenny & Bev Ragland

2453 State Street

Chester, IL 62233


Drive up, carry out & inside dining. Open Thursday - Monday


Mt. Hope Bison Farm

Tom and Tracey Welge -Owners

3136 State Route 150

Chester, IL 62233


Quality North American Plains bison for stock or slaughter


NAPA Auto Tire and Parts

Mike Armstrong -Owner

802 Lehmen Drive

Chester, IL 62233 .

Automotive, heavy duty, industrial, agriculture


Neal and Sons Flooring

953 State Street

Chester, IL 62233


Full line of carpets and all flooring. Furniture and more.


O'Reilly's Auto Tire and Parts

2230 State Street

Chester, IL 62233


Full service auto parts store


PARTNERS Insurance Agency

Cassandra Parker -Agent

600 Chester Shopping Center

Chester, IL 62233

826.7777 8267179 Home, auto, life, health and business insurance


Pechacek-McClure Funeral Home

Micahel McClure & Ron Pechacek -Chamber Director

839 Lehmen Drive

Chester, IL 62233

826.5015 8265217



102 Industrial Drive

Chester, IL 62233

826.1305 8261300

Provides full service Vending


Robert Platt, DDS

2321 Old Plank Road

Chester, IL 62233

826.5416 8261460

Comprehensive Dental Care. New Patients Accepted.


Pinky's Sugarland

1006 State Street

Chester, IL 62233


Cake pops, cupcakes, cakes, catering, parties


Plumbing Solutions, Inc.

Shawn Jones -Owner

7060 State Route 4

Sparta, IL 62286



William Rabe (retired)

10 Haywood Court

Chester, IL 62233

826.3722 8263722

Offering a “go for” service, picking up and deliveries of any nature


Randolph County Abstract, LLC

Richard C. Cooper

627 State Street

PO Box 266

Chester, IL 62233

826.2515 8264753

Title insurance, closings, document preparation, and escrow


Randolph County Herald Tribune

1205 Swanwick Street

Chester, IL 62233

826.2385 826.5180


Randolph County Housing Authority

Chris Blechle -Chamber Director

916 George Street

Chester, IL 62233

826.4314 8264764


Red Bud Regional Care Center

350 W. South 1st Street

Red Bud, IL 62278

282.3891 2824070

Rehabilitation and senior living facility, short and long term nursing care


Red Dot Construction and Rental Equipment Rentals, Inc

Kurt or Tammi Schroeder

501 Hillview Drvie

PO Box 308

Chester, IL 62233

826.4045 8264241

Commercial and Industrial, Excavating, concrete, dirt, rock, water and sewer lines. Crane rental, local dirt and rock hauling


Reid's Best Western Inn

2150 State Street

Chester, IL 62233

826.3034 8263034

Forty-six spacious guest rooms featuring either a recliner king or double queen beds; suite with hot tub and refrigerator. Free HBO, cable TV, coin operated laundry, indoor hot tub, outdoor pool, exercise room. Free continental breakfast.


Reid's Harvest House Smorgasbord

East 2440 State Street

Chester, IL 62233

826.4933 8264933

Southern Illinois' and Southeast Missouri's finest buffet dining. Thirty-five foot buffet is packed with wonderful mouth-watering dishes; many entrees to choose from. Seating for 300. Separate banquet facility can be booked by calling ahead


Roughhouse Pizza

1217 State Street

Chester, IL 62233


Specialty pizzas, salads and desserts. Carry out only at this time or for delivery call


Rozier's Country Market

Rober Welker -Manager -Chamber Director

800 Chester Center

Chester, IL 62233


Full service grocery store, liquors, flowers, deli, fresh produce, etc. Open 7 days a week


Rub-A-Dub Laundromat/ Tropical Snow

100 Opdyke

Chester, IL 62233


Open daily from 8AM-9PM Offering clean and friendly environment in which to do your laundry with attendant on duty at all times. Other services offered include drop-off service, ironing and commercial size load washers. Refreshments include soft-serve ice cream and many flavors of Tropical Sno shaved ice available year round. Stop by and see us!


St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church/School

Pastor Peter Ill Principal Brenda Owen

302 W. Holmes

Chester, IL 62233


Grades Pre-K thru 8 Services Saturday, 6:30 p.m., Sunday 7:45 a.m. & 10:00 a.m. Worship broadcast on KBDZ 93.1 and KSGM 980 AM Sunday school and bible class at 9:00 a.m.


Carolyn Schwent

730 Long St.

Chester, IL 62233



Ernie Schuchert

1411 Swanwick Street

Chester, IL 62233



Schuchert's Lock Shop

1400 Swanwick St.

Chester, IL 62233

826.3391 8263391

A full service lock shop, to include keys, lockout, locks installed and rekeyed, vat keys, transponder keys, safes opened, safe combination changes, master key system, and restricted keyways.


Servpro of Monroe, Randolph and Washington Counties

Aaron Drake

PO Box 566

Columbia, IL 62236

464.03 2073926

Fire and water cleanup and restoration. Carpet cleaning and mold remediation.

Silkworm, Inc.

Amanda Atchley

102 Sexmore Drive PO Box 340

Murphyboro, IL 62966

687.4077 6844515

Screen painting, embroidery, promotional products, graphic design


Southern IL Sand Company, Inc.

PO Box 262

Chester, IL 62233

826.4347 8264032


South Western Illinois College,

Red Bud Campus

500 W. South 4th Street

Red Bud, IL 62278

282.6682 8286568

Public two year community college


South Western IL Transportation Service

2421 Old Plank Road

Chester, IL 62233

826.2323 8262434

Charter buses - School buses


Southern Illinois Chiropractic Clinic

Dr. Jodi Buskhol

2447 State Street

Chester, IL 62233

826.5475 8265476

Chiropractic, physical therapy, massage, custom orthotic footwear


Spinach Can Collectibles

Debbie Brooks -Owner

1101 State Street

Chester, IL 62233


Located in Chester's historic opera house, circa 1875. A mini Popeye museum is located in the shop, along with many Popeye memorabilia


St. Mary's Knights of Columbus Hall

209 Church Street

Chester, IL 62233


Banquet Hall, catering, full service bar, open Monday’s for lunch.


Stallman Hardware

Linda Stallman Don Stallman -Chamber Director

1300 Swanwick Street

Chester, IL 62233

826.5061 8265062

Full service hardware store


State Farm Agency Paul Gentry -Agent

1420 State Street

Chester, IL 62233


Property, casualty, life and health insurance. IRA’s, annuities, auto & home loans, checking accounts


Stone House Bed and Breakfast

Sandra Starr -Owner

509 W. Harrison Street

Chester, IL 62233


Bed and Breakfast located on the bluff overlooking the Mississippi River and Missouri Bottoms.


Subway of Chester, IL

Eric Huggins

1218 Swanwick Street

Chester, IL 62233

826.3191 2824604 

Sandwiches, soups, drinks, chips & desserts


The Colors Edge

1406 Riechman Lane

Chester, IL 62233


Permanent makeup, massages, full service salon, beauty products, last extensions


Tequila's Mexican Restaurant

Jose Miranda -Manager

704 Chester Center

Chester, IL 62233


Open 7 days a week. Mexican and American cusine


Thrivent Financial for Lutherans

Randy Campbell

631 White Oak Drive

Chester, IL 62233

826.4777 8261627

Financial associate for life insurance, annuities, mutual funds, estate planning, long term care insurance and bonds. Recognized by Fortune 500 as being among America’s best.




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