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  1. Strokes of gratitude: Paint night raises funds for needy vetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Daily Chronicle

    ... other veterans. This is good for the community, because all of the vets that are helped are local." Cindy Dockerty of Ashton and her daughter, Bridget Meier of Rochelle, made the drive to Sycamore to enjoy an evening out together. Dockerty said she ...

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  2. Longtime Lee County Treasurer not seeking re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 11 | The Daily Gazette

    ... John, I strive for fiscal responsibility, office transparency and the overall benefit of the county." She grew up in Ashton, earned her associate degree in accounting at Sauk Valley Community College and moved to Dixon 13 years ago. "John has been ...

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  3. Longtime AFC coach enters final season with high hopes for RaidersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 1 | The Daily Gazette

    ... job,” Cupp said. “It felt like I was here to just have fun.” Cupp started coaching volleyball at Ashton High School in 1987. Success was slow at first, but when Ashton and Franklin Center joined forces on the court, winning ...

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  4. Tony L. SchanebergRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | The Daily Gazette

    ... p.m. today for family, and 6 to 8 p.m. today for friends at Beverage-Lyons Family Funeral Home, 601 Richardson Ave., Ashton. The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Ashton Cemetery. A luncheon will ...

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  5. Ronald E. BushmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 29 | The Daily Gazette

    ... He is survived by his wife, Janet Bushman of Dixon; four sons, Tom (Lanette) Bushman of Dixon, Dave Bushman of Ashton, and Rick (Valynda) Bushman and Tim (Kim Toliver-Crawford) Bushman, all of Dixon; seven grandchildren, Tabitha Bushman, Tyler ...

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  6. Forking it over in Franklin GroveRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    ... more. Text alerts are a free service from SaukValley.com, but text rates may apply. Pitchfork in hand, Jake Scott of Ashton digs in to the hay mound Saturday during a baling demonstration at the Living History Antique Equipment Association's ...

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  7. A one-shop stop in AshtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    ... more. Text alerts are a free service from SaukValley.com, but text rates may apply. After Ron's Food Market, formerly Ashton Foods, closed more than a year ago, residents were left without a grocery store, forcing them to travel 10 or 15 miles to do ...

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  8. Latest storm reports into the WGN Chicago Weather Center as severe...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    De Kalb wind gusts to 70 mph at 8:49 pm sustained winds at 50 mph- also penny to dime size hail at 8:56 pm- Also some power outages in the area Ashton in Lee County heavy rain of 0.99 inches in 10 minutes at 8:35 pm- power lines also down in that area

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  9. Mary M. HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    Mary Madelyn Hill of Ashton, passed away peacefully Friday, June 23, 2017, with her four children at her bed side. Mary was born March 27, 1926, in Boston.

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  10. Cuba subject of IRTA programRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    ... at noon, followed by lunch and a program at 12:30 p.m. The cost of the luncheon, catered by Ralphie and Lu Lu's of Ashton, is $15. If members have not been contacted about a reservation by Thursday, they are asked to call Marvel Blomberg at ...

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  11. Mount Pulaski resident Micah Wakeman, servant of Christ, is laid to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... t-shirt with a child hanging on was a familiar sight around the community. Here the child is his oldest daughter, Ashton. He was happily a father to the fatherless. He and his family opened their hearts and their home, fostering many children in ...

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  12. Micah Wakeman, servant of Christ, is laid to rest as hundreds gather to pay their respectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... t-shirt with a child hanging on was a familiar sight around the community. Here the child is his oldest daughter, Ashton. He was happily a father to the fatherless. He and his family opened their hearts and their home, fostering many children in ...

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  13. Local law officer honored by SaukRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    ... his Bachelor of Science degree in law enforcement in 1986. He worked with the Ogle County Sheriff's Department and Ashton and Prophetstown Police departments before joining the Illinois Secretary of State Police in 1988 as an investigator. Hooks ...

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  14. Dakota W. PiperRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    ... Football team. Dakota loved the Green Bay Packers. He is survived by his mother, Emily (Daniel) Goldman-Manning of Ashton; his father, Nathan (Jillian Rieskamp) Piper of Amboy; one sister, Maddilynn Piper; one brother, Kaden Piper; one stepsister, ...

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  15. Agnes C. HellerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    ... several years as a cook for the Oregon school system. She is survived by her sons, Franklin Lavern (Karen) Heller of Ashton and Donald (Kathi) Heller of Byron; grandchildren, Jeremy (Terri) Heller and Nathan Heller, both of Grand Detour, Charity ...

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  16. Tornado and severe thunderstorm warnings issued for portions of north central IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    ... to roofs, windows, and vehicles will occur. Tree damage is likely. * This dangerous storm will be near Oregon and Ashton around 1005 PM CDT. Rochelle and Hillcrest around 1010 PM CDT. Stillman Valley around 1015 PM CDT. Including the following ...

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  17. Student of the Month at AF-CRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    ... more. Text alerts are a free service from SaukValley.com, but text rates may apply. The April Student of the Month at Ashton-Franklin Center is Grace Friday. She plans to attend Sauk Valley Community College to get a degree in nursing, then transfer ...

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  18. David A. TilsyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    ... Mark Tilsy, and then his son, Jeremy, starting in Will County, and continuing in Lee County. He was a member of Ashton United Methodist Church and served as a trustee for many years. David enjoyed his motorcycle rides, especially the ones he took ...

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  19. Jackie R. KrigbaumRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    Jackie R. Krigbaum, 80, of Ashton, passed away Saturday, April 29, 2017, at Pinecrest Community Center in Mount Morris. He was born July 26, 1936, in Poplar Bluff, Missouri, the son of A.B. and Zetta Krigbaum.

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  20. Dominick C. MolendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    ... s and cousins. Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Beverage Lyons Family Funeral Home, 601 Richardson Ave., Ashton. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home. Interment will be at Ashton Cemetery.

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