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First Person (Bob Hayward)

City: Princeton.

Where did you grow up: Fairfield, Ill., Wayne County.

Family: Wife, Ruth; two adult sons, Greg and Bill; two daughters-in-law; and a grandson and granddaughter.

Pets: None.

Occupation: Retired from University of Illinois Extension as ag advisor and was a USDA-NASDA supervisor.

What is the last song you listened to: “Glenn Miller Song” at Relay for Life,

What is the last book you read: Starting to reading Bill O’Reilly’s “Killing Jesus.”

What is the last television show you watched: “Blue Bloods.”

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

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

What is your favorite local restaurant: Culvers.

If someone handed you a million dollars, how would you spend it: I’d give some money to my church, wife, sons and families, and in a savings account.

People would be surprised to know that you: Like mystery TV shows.

What is your favorite thing about the city you live in: Plenty of activities to attend.

If you could change one thing about your town, what would it be: A grocery store in the south end of Princeton.

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