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Born Aug. 15, 1959 in Joliet, Kenneth was a son of Darold and Sharon Brockett-Bushue. He was raised Catholic, attended school in Braidwood and graduated from Reed-Custer High School.
Thu May 23, 2013
Mack T. Dickerson: 40, of 1312 Elgin Ave. in Joliet, was arrested by sheriff's police Sunday on a charge of driving on a suspended license.
Early registration discounts available for Reed-Custer students
Registration for the 2013-2014 school year for all Reed-Custer Schools will be held on Tuesday, July 30 from 7 a.m. to noon and Wednesday, July 31, from 3 to 7 p.m. Registration will be held at the Reed-Custer Middle School, 407 Comet Drive, Braidwood.
Wed May 22, 2013
Route 66 fun run creates cash for schools
Marney Simon Staff writer A six mile jaunt around the city paid off in Braidwood, and not just in terms good health.
Catherine Steele, "Cathy," 70, of Braidwood, and formerly Forest Park passed away Sunday, May 19, 2013 at Presence St.
Sun May 12, 2013
Sparks fly at JJC welding competition
Long pants and steel-toed boots were mandatory, and several teens at Joliet Junior College's annual welding competition learned a hard lesson before the event began: safety first.
Wed May 08, 2013
Honor S. Trotter
Honor S. Trotter, 59, of Coal City, passed away Monday, May 6, 2013 after a courageous battle with cancer.
"This is what's important"
FORMER U.S. REPRESENTATIVE Debbie Halvorson was instrumental in pushing the VA clinic through the congressional approval process.
Tue May 07, 2013
Vehrs concedes election with show of class
"Bill, I'm here to congratulate you on winning the election," Vehrs said as he stepped up to shake hands with Mayor Rulien.
Wed May 01, 2013
Help Freedom crew help others
The grill crew could use a little help with their quest to help others. Free Press file photo Pam Monson Editor Every time Paul Bicking passes her, he gives her a little pat on the bumper.
Their actions mattered
Kandice Kestel placed "Your Actions Matter" hang tags on bottles at Angelo's Liquors Friday, when Wilmington teens participated in an underage drinking awareness event organized by the Wilmington Coalition for a Healthy Community.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Former Lake Park superintendent taking reins in Medinah
A former longtime superintendent in Lake Park High School District 108 is returning to the area to take the reins of Medinah Elementary District 11.