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  1. Relearning the Declaration by @BloggersRUsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 5 | Wilson's Almanac

    ... guided us through our worst one provide a guidestar. Ahead of joining the U.S. Senate, Lincoln gave a speech in Lewistown, Illinois on August 17, 1858 in which he referenced the Declaration of Independence as the guiding inspiration behind the ...

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  2. Robert N. Lynch Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 29 | Lewistown Sentinel

    Robert N. Lynch Sr., 87, of Oliver Township, passed away at 5:36 p.m. on Monday, June 25, 2018, at William Penn Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born April 4, 1931, in Lewistown, he was the son of the late Robert and Jennetta Lynch.

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  3. James - Jim' B. KingstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | Lewistown Sentinel

    In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Molly A. Fuller, and his grandson, Carl F. Dye. He is survived by: his wife, Christie M Kingston, of Lewistown, they shared 25 years of marriage; children, Darwin L. Kingston, of Lewistown, Michael J. Kingston and wife, Darlene M., of Mifflinburg, Joseph R. Kingston and wife, Robin L., of Harrisburg, Wendy Bagrosky, of Reedsville, Traci A. Fye, of Lewistown; grandchildren, Natalie, Jacob, Angela, Matt, Josh, Joey, Trevor, Jenna, Michael, Jessica and Chad; six great-grandchildren; sisters, Joanne Baker, of Lewistown, and Linda Grumbine and husband Richard, of Harrisburg.

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  4. G. Jackson - Jack' MillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 | Lewistown Sentinel

    Born Dec. 23, 1928, in Lewistown, he was a son of the late Joseph S. Sr. and Esther A. Miller. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by: his wife, Marjorie A. Miller, on April 21, 2013; a son, Jon G. Miller in 2000; and his two brothers, Richard L. and Joseph S. Miller Jr. He was the last of his immediate family.

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  5. Mary V. (Hackett) WagnerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | Lewistown Sentinel

    Mary V. Wagner, 82, of Lewistown, passed away at 10:19 a.m., Tuesday, May 22, 2018, at William Penn Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. Wagner on Aug. 11, 2015; brothers, Earl, William and Charles Fay, and Frank Hackett; and sisters, Elizabeth Hackett, Marion Dovic, and Helen Lyter.

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  6. Students say thank you to policeRead the original story

    May 18, 2018 | Lewistown Sentinel

    Lewistown Elementary School students greet officers of local police forces including Ken McLaughlin, left, and Bill Roberts, of the Lewistown Police Department; Chief Craig Weston, Granville Township Police; and Officer Rob Haines, Mifflin County Regional Police; Friday in Lewistown. The children also gave cards, posters and letters in recognition of Police Memorial Week.

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  7. Making a differenceRead the original story

    May 18, 2018 | Lewistown Sentinel

    Sentinel photo by MATT STRICKER Lewistown Elementary School students greet officers of local police forces including Ken McLaughlin, left, and Bill Roberts, of the Lewistown Police Department; Chief Craig Weston, Granville Township Police; and Officer Rob Haines, Mifflin County Regional Police; Friday in Lewistown. The children also gave cards, posters and letters in recognition of Police Memorial Week.

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  8. David Y. HostetlerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | Lewistown Sentinel

    David Y. Hostetler, 90, of Lewistown, and formerly of Woolen Mill Road, Reedsville, passed away Thursday evening, May 10, 2018, at William Penn Health and Rehabilitation, Lewistown. Born July 27, 1927, in Belleville, he was a son of the late John K. and Fannie E. Hostetler.

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  9. Derek Jacobus, 43, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | Hoof Beats

    Derek Clarke Jacobus, 43, of Lewistown, Ill., died May 6, 2018, at Graham Hospital in Canton after a long year and a half hard-fought battle with cancer. With the support of family and friends by his side, he left to be with the Lord.

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  10. Derek Jacobus, 43, dies in IllinoisRead the original story

    May 8, 2018 | HarnesRacing

    Derek Jacobus, a farm operator from Lewistown, Ill., and harness racing fan and racehorse owner, died Sunday, May 6, at Graham Hospital in Canton, Ill., after a year and a half spent battling cancer. He was 43. Born on May 3 in Peoria, Ill., Mr. Jacobus was graduated from Lewistown High School, where he was an active member of Future Farmers of America, participated in football, basketball, and track, and worked on his family's farm.

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  11. Lois Reva MetzRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... to Clayberg Fulton County Nursing Center Activity Fund. Cards and memorials can be mailed to 309 N. Adams Street, Lewistown, IL 61542. Lois was born August 8, 1924, to John and Dora (Webb) Dailey in Jefferson County at her home. She married Donald ...

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  12. Carey Anne HarpsterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | Lewistown Sentinel

    Carey Anne Harpster, 82, of Lewistown, passed away at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, May 3, 2018, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. Born April 19, 1936, in Somerset, she was the daughter of the late Eleanor and John Brennan.

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  13. Judith E. ReedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2018 | Lewistown Sentinel

    Judith E. Reed, 75, of 196 S. Main St., Lewistown, passed away Friday afternoon, April 20, 2018, at her residence. Born Feb. 16, 1943, in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Thelma Pauline Stricker Close.

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  14. Search on for stabbing suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | Lewistown Sentinel

    Lewistown police are currently searching for a suspect accused of stabbing a man at approximately 12:52 p.m. on Monday on West Charles St. in Lewistown. According to a report from the Lewistown Police Department, officers were dispatched to 49 West Charles St. and found Michael Bair, 41, of Lewistown, had suffered a stab wound to his right arm.

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  15. Nola J. HartsockRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2018 | Lewistown Sentinel

    Born Nov. 15, 1938, in Lewistown, she was the daughter of the late Thomas L. and Sarah E. Jones. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by: an infant son, Marcus Scott; and her two brothers, Thomas and David Jones.

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  16. Nature Conservancy office features sustainable designRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | The Legal Record

    Trees, brush and debris of invasive species that are removed as part of The Nature Conservancy's larger restoration work at the Emiquon Preserve site will now be used as fuel for the site's newly constructed office and maintenance shop. Staff and volunteers at at The Nature Conservancy's Emiquon Preserve will show the biomass heating system as well as the many other energy-efficient components that comprise the net-zero functioning space at the new office during an open house from 2 to 6 p.m. on April 18, 11304 N Prairie Road, Lewistown.

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  17. Proffitt, Robert L.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | Northwest Herald

    Robert L. Proffitt Born: July 3, 1928; in Lewistown, IL Died: April 8, 2018; in Hampshire, IL Robert L. Proffitt, 89, of Hampshire passed away Sunday night, April 8, 2018 in his home with his family at his side. He was born July 3, 1928 in Lewistown, IL to Huston and Edith Proffitt.

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  18. Helen Joyce WalkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... second husband, John B. Walker, died Oct. 8, 1993. Surviving are: children, Kevin L. Walker and wife, Julie, of Lewistown, Pauline E. Hicks, of Reedsville, and Carol King and husband, Richard, of Pittsburgh; stepchildren, Betty Lou Weyant, of ...

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  19. Couple faces felony chargesRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2018 | Lewistown Sentinel

    Sentinel photos by PHILIP A. HOLMES This photo composite shows Justin Ray Lawrence, left, and Marissa Lynn Smith, who have been charged with endangering the welfare of a child. JERSEY SHORE - A 31-year-old man and his 22-year-old girlfriend are locked up on felony charges of endangering the welfare of a child for allegedly failing to provide adequate Justin Ray Lawrence and Marissa Lynn Smith were arrested without incident Friday morning at their home in Lewistown.

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  20. Thomas M. Piper Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2018 | Lewistown Sentinel

    He was born on Oct. 11 1949, in Lewistown, son of the late Thomas M. Piper Sr. and Gloria Jean Piper. Also surviving are: four children, Thomas M. Piper and his wife, Susan, Carla Piper, Colby Piper, Jason Piper and his wife, Jennifer; grandchildren, Zac He was an avid Notre Dame football fan and had a passion for history, particularly WWII.

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