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  1. Pastor was a huge fan of Garrison Keillor's. Until the time he pawed at her chest.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | City Pages

    ... others as gifts. "I was stunned," says David Robberts-Mosser, who now serves as pastor at Trinity United Church in Westville, Illinois. (The two met in seminary school.) "Here's a guy I idolized, shaming my wife for her appearance, objectifying ...

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  2. Vermilion districts promoting 1-cent tax for school facilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | The News-Gazette

    ... tax," Cox said. "If your family goes out for a meal and spends $40, you're paying an extra 40 cents." Cox and Westville schools Superintendent Seth Miller said the tax shifts facility funding away from property taxes, school districts' only means of ...

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  3. Woman charged after stabbing man while intoxicated, police saidRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 25 | WGN-TV Chicago

    A 24-year-old woman was arrested and charged with a felony after police said she stabbed a man while she was intoxicated. Torrie Fraley faces a felony charge of battery with a deadly weapon after police said she stabbed 40-year-old Larry King at a home in the 600 block of Chandler Drive in Westville, Ill., around 4 a.m. on Thursday.

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  4. Fire destroys large house north of Danville; no one hurtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | The News-Gazette

    ... of daylight. Volunteer firefighters and tanker trucks from Bismarck, Bluegrass, Lynch, Kickapoo, Rossville and Westville fire departments all descended on the scene. Wright said about 50 firefighters were there battling the blaze. They were still on ...

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  5. Stabbing at Vermilion County sports bar sends man to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | The News-Gazette

    ... 11:25 a.m. at Scoreboards Sports Bar and Grill, 2526 Georgetown Road in unincorporated Hegeler, between Tilton and Westville. Hartshorn said the male victim was transported to Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana. His condition wasn't available this ...

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  6. DUI charges filed against motorist in crash on U.S. 150 near DanvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 12 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Illinois State Police Traffic are investigating a two vehicle crash on U.S. Route 150 at Batestown Road. The preliminary crash information shows Erika Langford of Westville Illinois was southbound on Batestown Road, and a State Trooper was westbound on U.S. Route 150.

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  7. Trooper, motorist injured in crash on U.S. 150 near DanvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 11 | The News-Gazette

    An Illinois state trooper and a motorist were hospitalized Friday after a crash on U.S. 150 at Batestown Road west of Danville. State police said the accident, which happened at 2:50 p.m. Friday, involved a 34-year-old Westville woman who was driving a 2005 Ford Escape south on Batestown Road and a male trooper who was driving his squad car west on U.S. 150.

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  8. No one hurt, but Westville building destroyedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    The state fire marshal's office is assisting the Westville fire department in investigating the cause of an early morning blaze that has destroyed a business and apartment. At 5:54 a.m. Monday, Westville Fire Chief Gary Wright said the call came in for smoke coming from the RC Electric building at 1414 State St. in Westville on the south end of town.

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  9. Firefighters on scene of blaze in WestvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    They were called earlier this morning as smoke billowed out of the building at 141 S. State St. in Westviille. News-Gazette.com embraces discussion of both community and world issues.

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  10. Help after loss inspired Tilton teen to go Toe-to-Tow with cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    ... Washkowiak said. He also added a car show with the help of friends Fred and Michelle Burks of Burks Automotive in Westville. "We probably had close to 500 people at the park," he said, adding the event also drew a number of people battling cancer ...

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  11. Accident detour causes second accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    WESTVILLE, Ill. : Traffic was rerouted on North State Street Tuesday night after juveniles were hit by a car.

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  12. Probe continues after 2 kids hit by car near Westville trunk-or-treat eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    Police in Westville are still investigating a vehicle-pedestrian accident that injured a 7-year-old boy and his 12-year-old sister Tuesday night during a trunk-or-treat event at Zamberletti Park. Sgt. Justin Varvel with Westville police said Wednesday afternoon that he did not have an updated condition report on the 7-year-old who was seriously injured and listed in critical but stable condition at an Urbana hospital after being transferred there Tuesday night.

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  13. Probe continues in Halloween accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    Police in Westville are still investigating a vehicle-pedestrian accident that injured a 7-year-old boy and his 12-year-old sister Tuesday night during a trunk-or-treat event at Zamberletti Park. Sgt. Justin Varvel with Westville police said Wednesday afternoon that he did not have an updated condition report on the 7-year-old who was seriously injured and listed in critical but stable condition at an Urbana hospital after being transferred there Tuesday night.

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  14. Danville school district bus drivers ratify contract, avert strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    ... said they are paid for only one holiday - Thanksgiving - while their counterparts in other towns, including Westville, Champaign and Urbana, get five. The two sides began negotiations on a new agreement in the spring and held at least half a dozen ...

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  15. Georgetown Township sets annual coat drive for Oct. 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    People can drop off new and gently used coats, hats, mittens, gloves, scarves and snow boots from 9 a.m. to noon at the township building, 1805 N. Main St., or the Westville Village Hall parking lot, 201 N. State St. The items will be donated to people from the Westville and Georgetown-Ridge Farm school districts at the township building from 9 a.m. noon Nov. 4 and 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 6-8. People in both districts may attend at the same time.

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  16. Weekend Planner: Four days for LaborRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    Westville Labor Day honorary parade marshals Gary Wright, left, and Judy Barton, right, stand with grand marshal Carl Thompson, at Zamberletti Park in Westville on Friday, September 1, 2017. For Westville, a Vermilion County town long known as a bastion of organized labor, Christmas doesn't come in December.

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  17. Forest Glen facility renamed after conservation district director's late wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    The Vermilion County Conservation District is dedicating and naming the staff office building at Forest Glen Preserve east of Westville as the Lorna J. Konsis Visitor Center in honor of the late wife of Executive Director Ken Konsis. The dedication ceremony will be at 1 p.m. Sunday at the staff office building in Forest Glen Preserve, 20301 County Road 900 N, Georgetown.

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  18. A life remembered: 'She never had anyone on the team, but she loved SJO'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    ... said Mrs. Brooks even sent him laminated articles when he was the head girls' basketball and softball coach at Westville. "She would remind me that at my core I was an SJO alum doing big things," Skinner said. "When I was named the next football ...

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  19. Homer groups raffling off patriotic quilt in fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    ... original member Becky Siddens said of the time members get together to sew - the third Friday of each month at the Westville Public Library. "They're beautiful," said Livingston, the auxiliary president, who first saw them on one of her visits with ...

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  20. Elizabeth 'Bette' McCorkleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    Elizabeth Grace "Bette" McCorkle, 83, of Bradley, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, Wednesday at Miller Healthcare Center in Kankakee. Bette married Dean McCorkle on Jan. 8, 1955, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Westville.

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