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First Person

Laurie Abrahams

City: Seatonville.

Where did you grow up: Seatonville.

Family: Husband - Michael K.; son, Michael L.; daughter-in-law, Jennifer; daughter, Jenni; son-in-law, Sean; granddaughters, Brianna, Grace, Kennedy and Kaeden.

Pets: None.

Occupation: Bureau County circuit clerk.

What is the last song you listened to: “Dancing Away With My Heart” by Lady Antebellum.

What is the last book you read: “Heaven Is For Real.”

What is the last TV show you watched: Country music awards.

If you were stranded on a desert island and could have just one meal for the rest of your life, what would it be: Lasagna.

If you were stranded on a desert island and could only take one thing with you, what would it be: My husband.

What is your favorite local restaurant: Verucchi’s.

If someone handed you a million dollars, how would you spend it: I would pay the mortgages on my son and daughters’ houses, set up college funds for our four granddaughters, and help my church and family.

People would be surprised to know that you: I hate spiders.

What is your favorite thing about the city you live in: It’s small and quiet.

If you could change one thing about your town, what would it be: Take away all the speed bumps.

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