Clinton County Newswire

Clinton County Newswire

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  1. Field day grows nutrient stewardship among next generationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2018 | Illinois Farm Bureau

    The students' hands-on, on-farm learning experience came courtesy of Clinton County Farm Bureau's nutrient stewardship grant from Illinois Farm Bureau. Bill Waggoner, assistant agriculture professor at Kaskaskia College, discusses soil profile and structure with freshmen agriculture students from Christ Our Rock Lutheran High School, Centralia.

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  2. Southern Illinois woman charged with reckless homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 22 | 101.5 CIL-FM

    ... DUI in the death of 2-year-old Jensen Voss for allegedly having methamphetamine in her system at the time. Clinton County prosecutors alleged Wednesday Jenson was in an SUV parked in a Keyesport driveway on Aug. 7 when he apparently climbed out as ...

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  3. Southern Illinois woman charged with reckless homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 22 | Magic 95.1

    ... DUI in the death of 2-year-old Jensen Voss for allegedly having methamphetamine in her system at the time. Clinton County prosecutors alleged Wednesday Jenson was in an SUV parked in a Keyesport driveway on Aug. 7 when he apparently climbed out as ...

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  4. Charges filed against mother in toddler's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2018 | KFVS12

    ... DUI in the death of 2-year-old Jensen Voss for allegedly having methamphetamine in her system at the time. Clinton County prosecutors alleged Wednesday Jenson was in an SUV parked in a Keyesport driveway on Aug. 7 when he apparently climbed out as ...

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  5. Snow geese surge stresses northern breeding groundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    ... Lake, about 25 miles east of Salem in southern Illinois. On a recent visit to Carlyle Lake in downstate Clinton County - the largest man-made lake in Illinois - I experienced the deafening and somewhat hypnotic sounds of thousands of snow geese that ...

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  6. Excel Bottling Company & Big Brothers Big Sisters introduce new limited edition sodaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | RiverBender.com

    This year the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwestern Illinois group of Clinton County has joined forces with their local soda company, Excel Bottling Company, for a new fundraiser involving a fun, limited edition soda! "We are excited to be partnering with Excel Bottling Company to bring Clinton County a new soda flavor," says Natalie Jablonski of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwestern Illinois. The new soda, designed specifically for Big Brothers Big Sisters is called Lunar Loops.

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  7. Shareholders press Twitter, Facebook to curb sexual harassmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... company's User Operations Safety Team in Menlo Park, Calif. Facebook Inc. ... more A township tax assessor in Clinton County, Ill., is facing a backlash after calling a woman an expletive on Twitter while arguing over the GOP tax plan. Facebook Inc. ...

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  8. Illinois extends pheasant season at select sitesRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2018 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... for nonresident hunters. The sites where the extension applies are the Eldon Hazlet State Recreation Area in Clinton County, the Jim Edgar Panther Creek State Fish and Wildlife Area in Cass County and the Wayne Fitzgerrell State Recreation Area in ...

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  9. Elected official in Illinois uses derogatory term in Twitter fight with 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' writerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2017 | Texarkana Gazette

    A township tax assessor in Clinton County, Ill., is facing a backlash after calling a woman an expletive on Twitter while arguing over the GOP tax plan. Chris Wellen, elected tax assessor for Lookingglass Township in April, was under fire Friday morning after the tweet, in which he called Bess Kalb, an Emmy-nominated writer for "Jimmy Kimmel Live," the "c-word," a crude slang term referring to female genitalia.

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  10. Search continues for Jared Hanna, missing since 2011Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    ... IL., which is located in Clinton Co. Witnesses say they had seen him in the area of Joliff Bridge Road in Clinton County, IL. His white 1990 GMC Sierra truck was found abandoned on Joliff Road as well. Jared would now be 34 years old. Jared was last ...

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  11. Combat Veteran Running for State Senate in the 54th DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | Illinoisreview

    In a pressrelease, Rafael Him, Republican from New Baden, announced he is running for the Illinois State Senate in the 54th District. Him is a 22-year combat veteran and serves on the Clinton County Board along with having served as a trustee for the Village of New Baden.

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  12. Retired U.S. Marine Don Moore announces Republican run for state representativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    ... cost the families of Madison County an additional $70 million in higher taxes. It will cost the families of Clinton County $9.6 million, St. Clair County $56.5 million, and Washington County $3.8 million in more taxes. Meier's vote of "Yes" for a ...

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  13. Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in IllinoisRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2017 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... of Breese, ended on April 23 during a party where about 100 teens gathered to drink at a rural clubhouse in Clinton County. A 17-year-old with whom he'd been arguing said Arter posed a threat and delivered a single punch that killed Arter. The young ...

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  14. Capitol Fax: Get back to the Senate's original billRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | The Times

    ... the statewide average of 3.95 percent, but only the seventh-highest percentage in the state (29 percent of Clinton County's EAV is in TIF districts, making it the leader going away). And partly because Chicago is by far the largest city covered ...

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  15. 17-year-old convicted of Illinois studenta s beating deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | WTAX-AM Springfield

    A 17-year-old boy has been convicted of fatally punching a southern Illinois high school senior during a party last spring. A Clinton County judge announced the verdict Tuesday convicting the boy of involuntary manslaughter for the April 23 death of 18-year-old Jacob Arter from Breese.

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  16. Teen convicted of fatally punching high school football playerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | New York Post

    A 17-year-old boy has been convicted of fatally punching a southern Illinois high school senior during a party last spring. A Clinton County judge announced the verdict Tuesday convicting the boy of involuntary manslaughter for the April 23 death of 18-year-old Jacob Arter from Breese.

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  17. Clinton County Courthouse reopening FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | WHBF-TV Rock Island

    The Clinton County Courthouse will be closed for a couple of weeks due to a structural problem in the basement. County maintenance crews found a collapsed support beam in the basement of the courthouse during a routine check of the grounds and immediately evacuated.

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  18. Illinois toddler killed after struck by car in drivewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | WGN-TV Chicago

    The Clinton County Sheriff's Office says the 2-year-old boy was hit Monday in the small village of Keyesport near Carlyle Lake. Clinton County Sgt.

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  19. Clinton County Courthouse closed todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Clinton County officials are closing the Clinton County Courthouse for the remainder of the day Thursday due to a structural matter. County maintenance crews this morning found a collapsed support beam in the basement of the Courthouse.

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  20. Special Olympics Illinois athletes to compete in Highland at Area 12 Softball Individual SkillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    ... Olympics Area 12 will be competing at the event. Teams represented will include Beverly Farm (Godfrey), Clinton County, Independent Voss (Breese), and Scott AFB. The day will begin at 10:00 a.m. with Opening Ceremonies followed by the athletes ...

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