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  1. Velda Blackorby | 91 | BarryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 17 | Pike Press

    Velda K. Blackorby, 91, of Barry died Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017 at the Barry Community Care Center in Barry. She was born Jan. 3, 1926 in Rockport to Harry and Laura Myers.

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  2. Confronting the opiod crisisRead the original story

    Friday Aug 11 | Pike Press

    Opioids continue to wreak havoc on our communities as a killer that transcends age, race, gender, and socioeconomic status. In fact, drug overdoses were the leading cause of death last year for Americans ages 25 to 64. Rural communities have been hit especially hard, with Adams County alone seeing a 359.62% increase in emergency department visit rates and a 300.67% increase in overdose mortality rates both due to opioids and heroin from 2010 to 2015.

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  3. Viola Reinebach | 87 | NeboRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 10 | Pike Press

    Viola G. Reinebach, 87, of Nebo passed away Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy surrounded by her loving family and friends. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 7 at the Niebur Funeral Home in Pittsfield with Pastor Darin Workman and Jeanie Johns as officiates.

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  4. Donna Smothers | 82 | PittsfieldRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 10 | Pike Press

    Donna Marie Smothers, 82, of Pittsfield passed away Friday, August 4, 2017 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy. Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Thursday, August 10 at the Niebur Funeral Home in Pittsfield with Pastor Gregg McClain as officiate.

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  5. JWCC invites local community to open houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 9 | Pike Press

    Debra Coet-Hanna unpacks her supplies in her new office at the John Wood Community College Southeast Education Center. Hanna is the GED transition advisor and instructor at JWCC.

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  6. Lyle Pool | 87 | Formally of PittsfieldRead the original story

    Monday Jul 31 | Pike Press

    Funeral arrangements are pending at the Niebur Funeral Home in Pittsfield for Lyle M. Pool, 87, formally of Griggsville, passed away July 29, 2017 at the Illinois Veterans Home at Quincy.

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  7. Brenda Borrowman | 59 | KinderhookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Pike Press

    Brenda Borrowman, 59, of Kinderhook passed away Sunday, June 18, 2017 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy. She was born Sept.

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  8. Brenda Borrowman | 59 | KinderhookRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2017 | Pike Press

    Brenda Borrowman, 59, of Kinderhook passed away Sunday, June 18, 2017 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m., Thursday June 22 at Niebur Funeral Chapel in Barry with J.D. Briscoe officiating.

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  9. Mary Tedrow | 97 | PittsfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Pike Press

    Mary Elizabeth Tedrow passed away June 11, 2017 in Pittsfield. She was born Nov. 11, 1919 in Griggsville, the daughter of Elizabeth Dora Butler Walker and Robert Leander Walker.

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  10. Louis 'Dick' Shive | 90 | WinchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | Pike Press

    Dick was born in Pittsfield Dec. 23, 1926, the fifth child and eldest son of Robert A. and Mary Nicholson Shive. On May 27, 1951, Dick married Ethel Wilkins at the First Christian Church in Winchester.

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  11. Jimmie Cummings | 69 | PittsfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | Pike Press

    Jimmie Dee Cummings, 69, of Pittsfield, passed away Friday, June 2, 2017 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy. Jimmie was born July 20, 1947 in Pittsfield, a son of John F. and Glenna Nichols Cummings.

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  12. Joyce Martin | 79 | LibertyRead the original story

    May 17, 2017 | Pike Press

    Joyce Maxine Martin, 79, of Liberty passed away Monday, May 8, 2017 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, surrounded by her family. Joyce was born June 17, 1937 in Rockport, a daughter of George Earl and Opal Lorene Boots Motley.

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  13. Joyce Martin | 79 | LibertyRead the original story

    May 15, 2017 | Pike Press

    Joyce Maxine Martin, 79, of Liberty died Monday, May 8, 2017 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy, surrounded by her family. Funeral services were held Friday, May 12 at 11 a.m. at the Lummis Funeral Home in Pleasant Hill conducted by Pastor Brent Joy.

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  14. Donald Graves | 87 | PaysonRead the original story

    May 15, 2017 | Pike Press

    Donald Eugene Graves, age 87, of Payson died May 10, 2017 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy. Funeral services will be held on Monday, May 15 at 1:30 p.m. at Niebur Funeral Chapel in Barry with Reverend Steve Disseler officiating.

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  15. Charles 'Charlie' Burnett | 87 | RockportRead the original story

    May 8, 2017 | Pike Press

    Charles E. 'Charlie' Burnett, 87, of Rockport, died Monday, May 1, 2017 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy. Funeral services were held Friday, May 5 at 2 p.m. at the Lummis Funeral Home in Pleasant Hill.

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  16. Inmate attempts suicide at Pike County JailRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2017 | Pike Press

    The attempted suicide of an inmate at the Pike County Jail has resulted in a full investigation by both the sheriff's office and the Illinois State Police. 'Obviously, we can't investigate ourselves.

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  17. Albert 'Sonny' McCallister | 79 | BarryRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2017 | Pike Press

    Mr. Albert L. "Sonny" McCallister, 79, of Barry, passed away at 8:35 a.m. Tuesday, April 4, 2017, at his home. He was born April 28, 1937, in Derry Township, Pike County, Illinois to Homer & B. Edna McCallister.

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  18. Norma June Butler | 90 | PittsfieldRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2017 | Pike Press

    Norma June Butler, 90, of Pittsfield and formerly of Pleasant Hill, died Saturday morning, April 8, 2017 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy. Funeral services were held Tuesday, April 11 at 2 p.m. at the Lummis Funeral Home in Pleasant Hill conducted by Bro.

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  19. Rex Browning | 78 | PittsfieldRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2017 | Pike Press

    Rex Browning, 78, of Pittsfield, died Saturday, April 8, 2017 at Blessing Hospital in Quincy. Graveside services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, April 13, 2017 at the Miller Cemetery near Atlas with Luke Fesler officiating.

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  20. JWCC hosts Trail Blazer Day for prospective studentsRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2017 | Pike Press

    John Wood Community College will host Trail Blazer Day Saturday, April 8, for prospective students and their families to visit the college, meet professors and students, and learn about academic programs and student life activities. The event will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at JWCC's Quincy campus at 1301 S. 48th St. Students and their parents or families will tour the campus, learn about scholarships and financial aid, hear about JWCC's 30 academic majors, learn where JWCC graduates transfer or begin employment, and have the opportunity to interact with current students.

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