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  • Flaherty speaks at recent BCRTA meeting

    PRINCETON — The April 9 luncheon/business meeting of the Bureau County Retired Teachers Association (BCRTA) was held at the Princeton Public Library.
    May 1, 2015 - 3:42 pm
  • BVHS students named Prairie State Scholars

    MANLIUS — Bureau Valley High School Principal Eric Lawson has announced the Prairie State Scholars in the 2015 graduation class.
    May 1, 2015 - 3:24 pm
  • Community Notes

    Blood drivePRINCETON — An American Red Cross blood drive will be from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Thursd ...
    May 1, 2015 - 3:23 pm
  • Gateway Services announces 5K plans in June

    PRINCETON — Gateway Services will hold its second Gateway 5K at 8 a.m. Saturday, June 27, starting at the Bureau County Fairgrounds, 811 W. Peru St., ...
    May 1, 2015 - 3:24 pm
  • Make Someone Happy

    • Happy birthday on Friday, May 1, to Pat Polson. From all your family.• Happy 11th anniversary to T ...
    May 1, 2015 - 3:24 pm
  • Chris Kromphardt receives Ph.D.

    Chris Kromphardt will graduate with his Ph.D. in political science from the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Kromphardt is a 2005 Hall High S ...
    May 1, 2015 - 3:20 pm
  • Ladd kindergarten roundup will be May 5

    LADD — The Ladd Community Consolidated School will hold a kindergarten roundup for students entering kindergarten for the 2015-16 school year at 5 p.m ...
    May 1, 2015 - 3:20 pm
  • Shearburn receives tuition scholarship

    EUREKA — Hannah Shearburn of Wyanet has received the Steven W. Rigazio Scholarship from Eureka College for full-tuition.
    May 1, 2015 - 3:19 pm
  • Wyanet Girl Scouts plant trees

    Wyanet Girl Scout Troop 1663 planted a white oak sapling at Bureau Township Church and two at Bureau Valley Wyanet Elementary School. The troop consis ...
    May 1, 2015 - 3:20 pm
  • IVCC names McCormack Scholar award winners

    OGLESBY — Illinois Valley Community College announced the five winners of its most prestigious academic honor: the Thomas J. McCormack Scholar award.
    May 1, 2015 - 3:19 pm
  • IVCC holds academic awards banquet

    OGLESBY — Illinois Valley Community College recently held the 48th annual student academic awards banquet in the gym.
    May 1, 2015 - 3:16 pm
  • IVCC holds student government elections

    OGLESBY — Becca Herrmann of Spring Valley has been elected president of the Illinois Valley Community College Student Government Association following ...
    May 1, 2015 - 3:16 pm
  • McComber inducted into Phi Kappa Phi

    MACOMB — Western Illinois University’s chapter of Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society held its 43rd annual induction ceremony Sunday, April 19, in th ...
    May 1, 2015 - 3:16 pm
  • Volker presents at festival

    Joshua Volker, a junior at the University of Iowa majoring in biomedical engineering, was a presenter at the 11th annual Spring Undergraduate Research ...
    May 1, 2015 - 3:17 pm
  • Jefferson announces Good Citizens

    Jefferson Elementary School held its third nine weeks Citizenship Award Day Wednesday, April 1. The winners received citizen certificates and good cit ...
    May 1, 2015 - 3:11 pm
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