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  • Tiskilwa graduate and U.S. Army soldier receives promotion

    FORT RILEY, Kan. — Command Sergeant Major Robert M. Allen of Tiskilwa recently received word of his selection to serve at the next level of command.
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:29 pm
  • Peter and Joy Yucus will note 50th wedding anniversary

    Mr. and Mrs. Peter Yucus will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary.Peter “Rich” Yucus and the fo ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:25 pm
  • Homestead pie contest

    PRINCETON — The Bureau County Home and Community Education Association is sponsoring a pie-baking contest to be held during the Homestead Festival. Th ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:21 pm
  • Miller receives award

    Danielle Miller (left) of Walnut received the Graduate of the Year award based on her excellent performance as a cosmetology student at Educators of B ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:18 pm
  • ICC announces spring graduates

    EAST PEORIA — Illinois Central College presented diplomas and certificates to nearly 1,000 students who completed their program of study during the sp ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:17 pm
  • Widmark fights forest fires, cowardice charge

    PRINCETON – The next Widmark Wednesday movie features Princeton’s own Richard Widmark as the leader of smokejumping Western firefighters who finds him ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:18 pm
  • IVSO concert season begins Sept. 21

    LASALLE — Under the artistic music director and conductor, Lucia Matos, the Illinois Valley Symphony Orchestra will present its 65th season of yearly ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 8:22 pm
  • Make Someone Happy

    • Happy anniversary today, Thursday, to Rex and Ann Lasson. From your friends at Princeton Rotary. ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 1:05 pm
  • Fundraiser for Tina Myres planned for Sept. 6

    MARK — A fundraiser for Tina Myres will be from 1 to 10 p.m. Saturday, at the Clover Club, 105 E. Hennepin St. in Mark.
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 1:05 pm
  • FOE Auxiliary will meet Sept. 11

    PERU — The Fraternal Order of Eagle Auxiliary will meet at 7 p.m. Sept. 11. Frank Kobilsek from St. Margaret’s Hospital will give a 15-minute talk on ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 1:05 pm
  • Princeton Elks Children's Care Corporation awards scholarships

    Chelsea Wallaert (left) of Arlington, Kaylee Golden of Hollowayville and Alyssa Thompson of Princeton have received scholarships from the Princeton El ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 1:07 pm
  • Community Notes

    Historical society meetingTISKILWA — The Tiskilwa Historical Society will host Jim Jones as he prese ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 1:05 pm
  • IVADA holds meeting

    PERU — Illinois Valley Activity Director’s Association held a meeting on Aug. 11 at Liberty Restaurant in Peru. President Jackie Latsch from Heritage ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 1:05 pm
  • IV Midday Connection luncheon

    OGLESBY — Illinois Valley Midday Connection, a non-denominational Christian Women’s group, invites women from the Illinois Valley area to its monthly ...
    Sept. 3, 2014 - 1:01 pm
  • Open Table Supper

    SHEFFIELD — The Sheffield United Methodist Church will be hosting the Open Table Supper from 5 to 6 p.m. Sept. 14 at the church. The September menu is ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 10:54 am
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