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  • Alzheimer’s Association will host workshop in Princeton

    PRINCETON — The Alzheimer’s Association, Central Illinois Chapter, will present “The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease,” a free wo ...
    May 4, 2016 - 3:17 pm
  • Texas barbecue fundraising event on Friday

    LADD — The sixth annual “Texas Barbecue” fundraising event for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 6, at the Ladd Comm ...
    May 4, 2016 - 3:17 pm
  • Kathy Festerman Normansell named award winner

    ZANESVILLE, Ohio — The Women of Achievement Committee of Zanesville, Ohio, announced winners of awards presented at a banquet on April 13. Winners wer ...
    May 4, 2016 - 3:14 pm
  • Dayton-Scoma

    Krista Dayton and Jeffrey Scoma of Chicago are announcing their engagement and approaching wedding. She is the daughter of John and Connis Dayton of G ...
    May 4, 2016 - 3:14 pm
  • Annual Bless Our Babies collection will start May 7

    CHERRY — The fourth annual Bless Our Babies collection will be through Sunday, May 22. Drop-off times and places will be:
    May 11, 2016 - 9:50 am
  • Rummage sale in Cherry

    CHERRY — Holy Trinity in Cherry and the United Church of Christ in Cherry will host a rummage sale from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 12; from 8 a.m. to 4 ...
    May 11, 2016 - 12:24 pm
  • ‘Convoy Against Cancer’ big truck show planned for Saturday

    LADD — The 2016 “Convoy Against Cancer” big truck show powers back to Route 89/Main Street in Ladd on Saturday, May 7, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The show ...
    May 4, 2016 - 3:14 pm
  • Kramer donates $5,000 annnually for nursing scholarships

    OGLESBY — Retired registered nurse Peggy J. Kramer of rural Ottawa will support Illinois Valley Community College nursing students through $5,000 in a ...
    May 4, 2016 - 3:12 pm
  • Chase Gripp recognized

    GENESEO — Chase Gripp of Sheffield was selected as the District FFA Proficiency Winner in Fiber and/or Oil Crop Production.
    May 4, 2016 - 3:11 pm
  • Quartet performs in LaMoille

    On April 15, the Maniacal 4 Trombone Quartet visited Allen Junior High School in LaMoille. These four individuals are from different parts of the coun ...
    May 4, 2016 - 3:03 pm
  • Tree of Lights pledge complete

    Perry Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Tree of Lights committee members completed the 2015 pledge and purchased an elliptical machine for the Perry Memoria ...
    May 4, 2016 - 3:07 pm
  • Elephant program draws large crowd

    Jennifer Fisher is joined by several of the children who came to hear her presentation “Saving Elephants by Helping People” at the Tiskilwa Historical ...
    May 4, 2016 - 3:01 pm
  • By the Book 5-5

    PRINCETON — In May, the Princeton Public Library will offer two smartphone classes to its patrons at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, May 5, and 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, ...
    May 4, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Happy Mom’s Day!

    Whether your mother enjoys some fresh flowers, a box of candy, a greeting card or an evening out on the town, area merchants are more than happy ... a ...
    May 4, 2016 - 11:00 am
  • Make Someone Happy

    • Happy anniversary on Tuesday, May 3, to Bill and Dorothy Nelson. From your friends at Princeton Rotary.
    May 2, 2016 - 1:12 pm