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  • William G. Creekpaum

    ROCK FALLS – William Gene Creekpaum, 86, of Rock Falls, died Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, at his home. He was employed as a reel operator for 30 years at N ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 9:08 pm
  • Carol Fitzgerald

    STERLING – Carol Fitzgerald, 66, of Sterling, died Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, of cancer.  Ms. Fitzgeral ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 9:07 pm
  • June Whiting

    THOMSON – June Whiting, 81, of Thomson, died Monday, Aug. 22, 2016.Law-Jones Funeral Home in Thomson ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 9:08 pm
  • Debbra S. Martin

    POLO – Debbra S. Martin, 43, of Polo, died Monday, Aug. 22, 2016, at KSB Hospital in Dixon. She was employed at PNC in Polo as an inspector.
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 9:08 pm
  • Kenneth D. Haverland

    STERLING – Kenneth D. Haverland, 81, of Sterling, died Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, at his home.He was em ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 9:07 pm
  • Stirling K. 'Ken' DeArvil

    OREGON – Stirling K. “Ken” DeArvil, 75, longtime Oregon resident, died Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016, at KSB Hospital in Dixon.
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 9:08 pm
  • Sandy M. Ryan Blum

    ROCKFORD – Sandy M. Ryan Blum, 65, of Rockford, passed away Monday morning, Aug. 22, 2016, at Rockford Memorial Hospital. 
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 9:07 pm
  • Marie A. Francis

    PROPHETSTOWN – Marie A. Francis, 98, of Prophets Riverview Good Samaritan Center in Prophetstown, formerly of Lyndon, died Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, at ...
    Aug. 24, 2016 - 9:07 pm
  • Alan J. Eberhardt

    STERLING – Alan Joseph Eberhardt, 86, of Sterling, died Friday, Aug. 12, 2016, at Sauk Valley Senior Living in Rock Falls.
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 10:33 pm
  • Rebecca E. Chandler

    NEW CANEY, Texas – Rebecca Earnestine Chandler, 64, of New Caney, died Sunday, Aug. 14, 2016, at Kingwood Hospital in Kingwood, Texas, from cancer.
    Aug. 23, 2016 - 10:33 pm


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The high school football season begins Aug. 26. Do you plan to attend any games?
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