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New Director Hired at Stephenson County Historical Society
The Stephenson County Historical Society is pleased to announce that Sharon Welton has been hired as the new Executive Director at the Stephenson County Historical Museum effective March 30, 2014.
EXCHANGE: Grain bin accident survivor tells story
In this Feb. 10, 2014 photo, Roger Bates talks about being rescued from his grain bin on Jan. 31 in Rockton, Ill.
Two New Faces Join Lanark City Council - The agenda for the Lanark...
The agenda for the Lanark City Council meeting for February 4th, 2014 included the appointment of a new Ward 2 Alderman to fill the vacancy left by Tom Kocal, who resigned January 21. Aldermen approved the minutes from the January 7th meeting, followed by the review and approval of the January 7th Finance and December 2013 Treasurer's reports.
The Need for Speed - Pinewood & Powder Puff Derby DayA cold and snowy ...
A cold and snowy Saturday morning didn't stop local boys and girls from getting up early for some good old fashioned fun to show off the hard work put forth into constructing a race car out of a block of wood.
Heart of the Matter - " A Day of ReckoningButterflies. In my stomach. ...
Butterflies. In my stomach. There I was, a businessman for 40 years who has spoken in front of large groups of people many times, and I was nervous being around a bunch of little kids.
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Misconduct investigation stalled in Carroll County
MOUNT CARROLL – In March 2010, the mother of a child pornography victim went to the Carroll County state's attorney to report that the attorney's former assistant had kissed the victim during a social outing.