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Concert to benefit veterans postponed
Due to a lack of a suitable venue, a proposed concert to raise funds to start a Veterans Assistance Commission in Ford County has been postponed, its organizer said.
Ford-Iroquois meeting canceled
The Ford-Iroquois Public Health Department board on Tuesday canceled a meeting it had scheduled for tonight to discuss concerns about last week's decision to sell the to-be-dissolved agency's two buildings and their contents through an auction.
Jackie Lee Meredith, 78, of Lake Shannon, passed away Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014 at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee.
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Mary E. Dempster
She was born Nov. 15, 1917, in Sterling, to Marie and James Kane. She graduated from Catholic Community High School in Sterling, where she later attended business school.