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  1. Ronald BarnettRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Hawk Eye

    Ronald E. "Ron" Barnett, 68, of Kirkwood, Ill., died at 8:01 p.m. Monday, Jan. 30, 2017, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria, Ill. Born Oct. 27, 1948, in Pleasant Plains, Ill., he was the son of Thelbert O. and Fannie L. Copley Barnett.


  2. Saukees defense stomps PlainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Pike Press

    Pleasant Plains was on a roll when talking about play, winning seven straight before matching up with the Saukees. The Saukees offense struggled majorly throughout the contest, but it was their defense that led to a 53-36 victory.


  3. An Argument Against GMOs, the "Invisible Monsters" in Our LivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | WNYC-AM New York

    In this Monday, Sept. 1, 2014 photo, a central Illinois corn farmer begins to harvest this years crops of corn in Pleasant Plains, Ill.


  4. Saukees earn a 3A victoryRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2017 | Pike Press

    ... e physical with us, but we were able to stay with them and pull out a victory.' The Saukees will prepare for Pleasant Plains for their next matchup.


  5. Pittsfield caps off week with painful lossRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2017 | Pike Press

    ... will surely make us a better ball club.' Pittsfield doesn't have any easier games coming up to lax on, with Pleasant Plains and Jerseyville being their next two matchups. The boys go up against the Jersey Panthers this Thursday, January 12th at ...


  6. Fellowship Bible opening south campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | The Jackson Sun

    ... Fellowship Bible Church. Fellowship Bible Church, now a large building on the corner of McClellan Road and Pleasant Plains, is opening another location in January to help reach more Madison County residents. On Jan. 8, the church will go back to its ...


  7. Obama Administration Files Trade Challenge Against ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | Voice of America

    A corn farmer, on top of his combine, is silhouetted against the setting sun while harvesting corn in Pleasant Plains, Illinois, Sept. 27, 2014.


  8. COOL Special DeliveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | WQQL-FM Springfield

    ... als & Companies delivery radius. (Rochester, Springfield, Buffalo, Chatham, Edinburg, Mechanicsburg, Pawnee, Pleasant Plains, Riverton, Sherman, Williamsville)


  9. Authorities Investigating Pleasant Plains BurglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    The Sangamon County Sheriffs Department is investigating what is described as a week-long string of burglaries and thefts in Pleasant Plains. The State Journal-Register reports authorities believe the incidents are connected, starting October 26, and running through at least Sunday.


  10. Kirsten Davin Receives Inaugural HME Woman of the Year AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Rehab Management

    ... the past 16 years, she has also served as a volunteer firefighter, EMT, and medical training officer for the Pleasant Plains Fire Department in her hometown of Pleasant Plains, Illinois. She is currently captain of the 24-member department, and will ...


  11. Saukees cross country prepare for post seasonRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2016 | Pike Press

    ... along with Athens, Auburn, Beardstown, Carrollton, Franklin, Routt, Liberty, Mason City, Mendon, Petersburg, Pleasant Plains, Quincy Notre Dame, Riverton, Springfield Lutheran, White Hall and Williamsville. The Liberty regional feeds into ElmWood ...


  12. Clock runs out on SaukeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | Pike Press

    It was whoever had the ball last Friday night at Glenn C. Smith Field and unfortunately for the Saukees, Pleasant Plains had last possession. The Saukees lost their next to the last home game of the season Oct. 14 to the Pleasant Plains Cardinals.


  13. Special night at Glenn C. Smith FieldRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2016 | Pike Press

    The Pittsfield Saukees are hosting Pleasant Plains Friday night and in addition to the football game there will be several other events going on as well. Renowned pork cooker Runt Noble will be the guest cook for the pork chops.


  14. Handwritten letter from Abraham Lincoln for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | Fox News

    Shortly after the presidential candidates name-dropped Abraham Lincoln in their Sunday night debate, historians have announced that a rare letter written by the man who would become our nation's 16th president is for sale. He wrote to a man named Peachy Quinn Harrison, who came from a Republican family in Pleasant Plains, Illinois, and stood trial for murdering a rival from a family of Democrats.


  15. Springfield woman sentenced for DUI in fatal crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | Daily Herald

    ... say Little was intoxicated at the time of the Oct. 25, 2014, crash that killed 16-year-old Danielle Allen of Pleasant Plains and 35-year-old Steven Moore of Jacksonville. Little will have to serve 85 percent of the sentence. She received credit for ...


  16. 20 Year Prison Sentence for Fatal DUI CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... to aggravated DUI in 2014. The crash happened October 25th of 2014 on Illinois 125 between Springfield and Pleasant Plains. Killed in the crash were a 16-year old girl from Pleasant Plains and a 35 year old man from Jacksonville. Little will have to ...


  17. Little: 20 Years in Prison for Fatal DUI CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    Andrea Little is going to prison for as long as prosecutors requested, for a fatal accident almost two years ago. Little was sentenced Thursday to 20 years in the Department of Corrections after pleading guilty to charges of Aggravated Driving Under the Influence along with several misdemeanor and traffic counts, after her car struck one driven by 16-year-old Danielle Allen of Pleasant Plains, killing her, and Little's passenger, 35-year-old Steven Moore of Jacksonville.


  18. Saukee golfers take 11thRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2016 | Pike Press

    ... Assumption won the meet with a 320 followed by Riverdale, 324, Alleman, 325, Bloomington, 335, Macomb, 338, Pleasant Plains, 352, St. Anthony, 357, Monmouth-Roseville, 367, Rochester, 381, Pittsfield with 399 and Olympia with 421. The Saukees will ...


  19. Dangerously High Temperatures Blanket the USRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | ABC News

    Corn stalks are silhouetted by a setting sun, July 22, 2016, in Pleasant Plains, Illinois, as the temperature hovers around 100 degrees. A prolonged heat wave is blanketing much of the United States, with dangerously high temperatures believed to be responsible for at least seven deaths, including that of a 4-year-old girl.


  20. American FlagRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    Two are local Marines: Staff Sgt. Roger Gross of Riverton, who died in November; and Sgt. Paul Oltman of Pleasant Plains, who died in February. Also honored: two Chicago area servicemen. They are Navy Petty Officer 3d Class Ryan Burris of Lisle, who ...


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