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  1. Harry J GallatinRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Obits

    Harry J. Gallatin, age 88, of Edwardsville, Illinois died Wednesday, October 7, 2015, at Eden Village Care Center in Glen Carbon. A Wood River-Roxana native, Harry "The Horse" Gallatin was a seven-time NBA All-Star and a professional and college basketball coach.


  2. Harry Gallatin, Hall of Fame NBA basketball player, dies at 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    ... leading his team to 18 NCAA Division II championship appearances. Harry Junior Gallatin was born April 26, 1927, in Roxana, Ill. He served in the Navy during World War II, then attended Northeast Missouri State Teachers' College (now Truman State ...


  3. Harry Gallatin dead, Knicks Hall of Famer was 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Newsday

    ... big man, Gallatin appeared in 610 consecutive games, a Knicks' record that still stands. Born April 26, 1927 in Roxana, Ill., Gallatin become a seven-time NBA All-Star and twice an All-NBA selection. He led the league in rebounds in 1953-54, and was ...


  4. Kenneth Leon ViereggeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Obits

    ... funeral procession will leave Paynic Home for Funerals Friday, Oct. 9 at 1 p.m. to arrive at Wanda Cemetery in South Roxana, where he will be laid to rest next to his wife with military honors.


  5. Lucy Angelina PetersRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 6 | Obits

    ... of O'Fallon. Lucy worked in sales for both Seibold's Bakery and later, J.C. Penney. She also worked for a time in the Roxana and Bethalto school districts as lunchroom monitor. Survivors include 3 sons, Joseph (Cheryl) Peters of Godfrey, John ...


  6. Resident Wants Burning BanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 5 |

    ... the city to consider outlawing the practice within city limits. Neighboring communities like Bethalto, Hartford and Roxana have banned leaf-burning all together. Mayor Frank Akers tells The Big Z it is something to consider, and may be addressed at ...


  7. Gary D TreadwayRead the original story

    Friday Sep 25 | Obits

    ... for 42 years before retiring in 2007. Surviving aslo are two sons, Garrett Trreadway , Shawn (Shelby) Slaton all of Roxana; two daughters, Tammy (Rudy) Olea of Long Beach, CA, Rachel Treadway of Roxana; seven grandchildren, sister, Louise Grazier of ...


  8. Robert Neal BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 25 | Obits

    ... of East Alton, James and Kelli Brown of Bethalto, Kathleen and Greg Crews of Bethalto, Jack and LaDonna Brown of Roxana, and Charles and Sarah Brown of Roxana; 11 grandchildren, Bobbie Schlemer, Brandie Brown, Joshua Brown, Jordan Brown, Chris ...


  9. Richard Rick Ray EvansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 25 | Obits

    Richard "Rick" Ray Evans, 77, passed away at 12:05 pm Thursday, September 24, 2015 in Edwardsville with his daughter by his side. He was born on November 18, 1937 in South Roxana, IL, the son of Harry Von and Clara Evans.


  10. Mickey George W TinnonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 24 | Obits

    "Mickey" George W. Tinnon, 70 of Roxana, Illinois, was born on April 3, 1945, and went to be with the Lord September 23, 2015, with his family and babies, Raven and Fred, by his side, leaving behind a loving wife of 51 years Sintha "Berry" Tinnon, a son Tim, and daughter-in-law Diana Tinnon of Donellson IL, daughter Lisa and son-in-law Scott Dunham of Godfrey Illinois, a grandson Brandon Dunham of Godfrey, step grandson Robert Herrin and great grandson Theodore Herrin of Godfrey. He is survived by three of his seven brothers Roy, Ben, and Homer "Baldy' Tinnon.


  11. James Moss InmanRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 10 | Obits

    James Moss Inman, 89, of Roxana, IL, went home to be with the Lord at 12:17 a.m. Thurs. Sept.


  12. Margaret L SchulzRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2015 | Obits

    Margaret L. Schulz, age 91, passed away at 6:01 pm on Friday, September 4, 2015 at Alton Memorial Hospital surrounded by her children and most of her grandchildren. She was born in Roxana, IL on June 17, 1924, the daughter of the late August H. & Mary Astroth.


  13. IL: City Mulls Hub Engineering ContractsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 9 | Mass Transit

    ... recommended, would allow the city to award low bid of $24,250 from Supreme Trucking and Excavating of South Roxana to demolish a house at 1501 Sparks St. The bid also allows payment to Supreme of $80 per load for any additional dirt needed, and ...


  14. Ask Matt: Can I profit from the oil rebound?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | USA Today

    ... Scaffolding and cranes surround several operating units in the older portion of the Phillips 66 operated refinery in Roxana, Ill., Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, where renovations appear to be underway to large portions of the older part of the plant. A: ...


  15. Former Mail Carrier IndictedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 |

    A former employee of the U.S. Postal Service is being indicted on workers comp charges and additional counts of making false statements. 29-year-old Ashton Luck, of South Roxana could face up to 30 years in prison, a $250,000 fine, up to three years supervised release, and mandatory restitution.


  16. Shell Announces Grant for Roxana SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2015 |

    As the refineries near Roxana High School out of commission Shell Oil Company reminded Roxana that it was still a part of the community. Shell gave a $50,000 grant to the Roxana Schools Foundation.


  17. Paul Dale BaldwinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Obits

    ... Rhonda (Paul) Norton of White Bluff, TN, Deanne (Dale) Meyers of Portage De Sioux, MO and Debbie (Scott) Kelly of Roxana, IL, 2 sons, Allen Baldwin of Overland, MO and Mark (Jenny) Baldwin of Godfrey, IL, 11 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and ...


  18. Stephen Lee SessionsRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2015 | Obits

    Surviving also are four brothers, Kenneth Sessions of Wood River, Rick Sessions of Alhambra, Bill Sessions of South Roxana, Michael Sessions of St. Louis; and a sister, Becky Grub of South Roxana.


  19. Wednesday Morning Police ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 |

    The Wood River Police Department is currently holding 31-year-old Bocephus Pierce of the 200 Block of Indiana in South Roxana in custody on an In-State Warrant for Failure to Appear on the original charge of Misdemeanor Battery.


  20. Nine home improvements you should always negotiateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... themselves to price flexibility. Construction worker Cory Cheek uses a nail gun Thursday to preassemble a wall in Roxana, Ill. Price negotiation for home improvements isn't super flexible, but some projects can easily be negotiated. Contractors ...


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