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  • Sidney L. ‘Sid’ Butler Jr.

    FRANKLIN GROVE – Sidney L. “Sid” Butler Jr., 88, formerly of Dixon, died Thursday, May 21, 2015, at Franklin Grove Living and Rehabilitation Center.
    May 22, 2015 - 8:33 pm
  • Dorothy E. Yates

    SAVANNA – Dorothy E. Yates, 101, of Savanna, died Friday, May 22, 2015, at Big Meadows Nursing Home in Savanna.
    May 22, 2015 - 8:33 pm
  • Nancy J. Kaczmarzyk

    OREGON – Nancy J. Kaczmarzyk, 83, of Oregon, went peacefully in her sleep to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Thursday, May 21, 2015, at he ...
    May 22, 2015 - 8:33 pm
  • Fredrick J. ‘Rick’ ‘RT’ Taylor

    ROCK FALLS – Fredrick J. “Rick” “RT” Taylor, 53, of Rock Falls, died Thursday, May 21, 2015.He was b ...
    May 22, 2015 - 8:32 pm
  • Martha Jane Fuller

    ROLLING GREEN VILLAGE, Nevada – Martha Jane Fuller, 78, of Rolling Green Village, died away Tuesday, May 5, 2015. She was employed by General Electric ...
    May 22, 2015 - 8:32 pm
  • Ronald L. Haynes

    ROCK FALLS – Ronald L. Haynes, 68, of Rock Falls, died Thursday, May 21, 2015, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.
    May 22, 2015 - 8:32 pm
  • David L. Hadley

    STERLING – David L. Hadley, 95, of Sterling, died Friday, May 22, 2015. David was born Dec. 11, 1919 ...
    May 22, 2015 - 8:32 pm
  • Sarah Gnaedinger

    ROCK FALLS – Sarah Gnaedinger, 84, of Rock Falls, died Thursday, May 21, 2015 at Rock Falls Rehabilitation and Health Care Center.
    May 22, 2015 - 8:33 pm
  • Robert B. Jacobson

    DIXON – Robert Beels Jacobson, 89, of Dixon, died Wednesday, May 20, 2015, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.
    May 21, 2015 - 9:35 pm
  • Elaine M. Conley

    STERLING – Elaine Mae Conley, 83, of Sterling, died Wednesday, May 20, 2015, at Regency Care in Sterling.
    May 21, 2015 - 9:35 pm
  • Former Dixon nurse to serve as hospital president

    PEORIA – OSF Saint Paul Medical Center, the newest member of the OSF Healthcare System, was welcomed into the ministry April 1.
    April 11, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Assistant training to be offered

    ROCHELLE – Sterling-Northwestern Illinois Center for Independent Living will have a personal assistant class.
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • 'Silver City' part of upcoming meeting

    STERLING – Consuelo Castillo Kickbush will speak May 5 at the Sauk Valley Area Chamber of Commerce's Hispanic Business Leaders Committee meeting at Ce ...
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Burn victim to speak at meeting

    DAVENPORT, Iowa – John O’Leary, international motivational speaker, will bring his story of lifelong perseverance from 9 to 11 a.m. April 25 at the Mi ...
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • NCI employees earn recognition

    The Northwest Central Illinois Works honored Caitlin Holt of Rochelle and Jenna Wolber of Rock Falls with an Individual Achievement Award.
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Open house for new wing planned

    MORRISON – Resthave Retirement & Nursing Home, will have an open house from 1 to 3 p.m. April 12 at 408 Maple Ave.
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Rochelle hospice earns recognition

    ROCHELLE – Unity Hospice, 201 S. Seventh St. Suite 101, has become a national partner of We Honor Veterans, a campaign developed by the National Hospi ...
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Senator to speak at annual dinner

    ROCK FALLS – State Sen. Sue Rezin, R-Morris, will speak at the Whiteside County Republican Central Committee annual Lincoln Day Dinner April 24 at the ...
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Michael Clark of the Twin Cities Sunrise Rotary hosted, Frank Rausa. Frank spoke about restoring the Black Hawk statue and preserving Native American ...
    April 4, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • The end of an era at Bunny's Bait Shop

    DIXON – One day in 1972, Ray and Irene Hays' youngest daughters caught the entrepreneurial spirit. Their lives would never be the same.
    April 2, 2015 - 9:32 pm
  • Phidians recognize contest winners April 26

    DIXON – The winners of the Phidian Art Club's annual Literary Competition were honored April 26 during the club's literary program at Dixon Public Lib ...
    May 23, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • College Honors

    Black Hawk CollegeMOLINE – Students graduating May 21 from Black Hawk College, Quad Cities campus ar ...
    May 23, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Career fair highlight of annual youth conference

    SPRINGFIELD – “Proud Traditions, Sparking Ambitions,” was the theme of the 2015 Illinois Farm Bureau & Affiliates Youth Conference, March 30-31 at the ...
    May 23, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Engineering firm earns recognition

    PEORIA – Fehr Graham Engineering and Environmental received two American Public Works Association Public Works Project of the Year designations at the ...
    May 23, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • ‘Girls Night Out’ for Dixon club

    DIXON – Petunia City Quilters will meet at 7 p.m. June 1 at First Presbyterian Church, 110 E. Third St.
    May 23, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Kennedy dinner is Friday at Deer

    DEER GROVE – The Lee County Central Democratic Committee’s second John F. Kennedy Dinner will be Friday at Deer Valley Country Club, 3298 Hoover Road.
    May 23, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • RNA to host special s

    NEW BEDFORD – A Memorial Day service by New Bedford Royal Neighbors of America will be at 2 p.m. June 7 at Greenville-Fairfield Union Cemetery, 600 E ...
    May 23, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Rock Falls native to read poetry at library

    ROCK FALLS – A retired English professor will read from his new book of poems at 5 p.m. June 5 at Rock Falls Public Library, 1007 Seventh Ave.
    May 23, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • New reads

    DIXON – New books have arrived at Dixon Public Library, 221 S. Hennepin Ave.They are:Fiction: "Insid ...
    May 23, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Support Groups, Clubs, and Services

    Saturday, May 23Red Cross blood drive, 7-11 a.m., 112 W. Second St., Rock Falls. Appointment: 815-62 ...
    May 23, 2015 - 1:15 am

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