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  • Community Notes

    Book fairSPRING VALLEY — The St. Margaret’s Auxiliary will hold a book fair from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Th ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 6:46 pm
  • PCA students learn about Lovejoy

    PRINCETON — Marty Kiser recently took her sixth-grade language arts class to visit the Lovejoy Homestead in Princeton. The class was preparing to writ ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 6:49 pm
  • Make Someone Happy

    • Happy birthday on Sunday to Jared Zawistowski. Love, your family. ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 6:48 pm
  • Sheffield American Legions begins year

    SHEFFIELD — The Sheffield American Legion H.F. Hortz Post 415 kicked off its year with a fish fry hosted by Commander George Behrens, Chester Fritz, W ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 6:42 pm
  • Helen Taylor Scholarships awarded

    OGLESBY — This fall, 12 of the district’s top high school graduates, including five valedictorians, are attending Illinois Valley Community College.
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 6:43 pm
  • Where in the World — Lane

    Mr. and Mrs. Bill Lane of Princeton, and Mark, Danielle, Mikie and Ryan Lane of Bartlett are pictured with a copy of the BCR when they visited the Bas ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 6:39 pm
  • Where in the World — Nelson

    Carol and Joel Nelson took along a copy of the BCR when they recently visited the Canadian National Potato Museum in O’Leary on Prince Edward Island.
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 6:37 pm
  • Where in the World — Peterson

    Bob and Jerry Peterson of Walnut took along a copy of the BCR when they celebrated their 50th anniversary on Alaskan cruise with their family. Picture ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 6:38 pm
  • Where in the World — Best

    Penny Best, Illinois State Americanism chair, took along a copy of the BCR to the Elks Grand Lodge Convention in New Orleans. Pictured with Penny are ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 6:36 pm
  • Where in the World — Nelson

    Tyler and Morgan Wood, Preston Balensiefen and Cale Ledergerber are pictured with a copy of the BCR at the William Cullen Bryant Homestead in Cummingt ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 6:37 pm
  • Where in the World — Schallhorn

    Jim, Amy, Ellen and Cailyn Carpenter of Peoria stayed with Amy’s dad and sister for several days. They were vacationing the western states. They are p ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 6:38 pm
  • Where in the World — Vassiliou

    Chris Vassiliou and Trudy Phalen took along a copy of the BCR when they traveled in June to visit the statue of Aristotle in Stagira, Greece.
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 6:38 pm
  • Where in the World — Hayward

    Bob and Ruth Hayward are pictured with a copy of the BCR on an American Classics Mini-Mystery Tour in Kalamazoo, Mich. One of the stops was the Gilmor ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 6:38 pm
  • Trick or trunk at St. Louis

    St. Louis School preschoolers celebrated an early “Trick or Trunk Day” on Oct. 3. ...
    Oct. 10, 2014 - 6:32 pm
  • PAC readies for Mini Christmas Tree Festival

    PRINCETON — The Prairie Arts Council has announced plans are underway for the upcoming fifth annual Mini Christmas Tree Festival which is presented in ...
    Oct. 31, 2014 - 8:41 am
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