Tuesday Dec 10
The Legal Record
Zehr Family Plans to Rebuild, Others Not Sure
Twisted wreckage was all that remained of Curt and Sue Zehr's farmhouse, sheds and machinery north of Washington, Illinois, following the November 17 EF-4 tornado that also flattened over 1,000 homes and businesses inside the Tazewell County town of 15,000.
Home tour to benefit MTHS band
Metamora Township High School Band Boosters will host its annual Holiday Home Tour from 3:30-8 p.m. Sunday.
Christmas at the courthouse
The public is invited to a "Christmas in the Courthouse" on December 8, from 2- 4 p.m. at the Metamora Courthouse in Metamora This free, annual event, sponsored by the Metamora Woman's Club since 1988, will feature nine beautifully decorated Christmas trees, music and refreshments.
Lake County News-Sun
Efforts continue to help victims of tornado
Two friends talking about the destruction of Washington by a tornado led one Antioch area woman to start a relief drive on Facebook that led to a truck load of supplies heading south over the weekend, and another Lake County resident is part of more than a dozen bands coming together for a benefit concert.
Tornado relief efforts ramp up in McHenry County
District 47 middle school students are collecting coins and will give the money to help schools damaged by the tornado that touched down in Washington.