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  • AFC High School March Student of the Month: Laura Lafrentz

    ASHTON — Laura Lafrentz, 17, of Franklin Grove, is Asthon-Franklin Center High School's March Student of the Month. She is the daughter of Jill Marcin ...
    May 23, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • 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
  • Personal assistant applicants sought

    ROCHELLE – Sterling-Northwestern Illinois Center for Independent Living will offer a personal assistant class.
    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
  • Registration underway at for summer programs

    ROCK FALLS – Registration is open for Coloma Township Park District's summer recreation programs, most of which start June 1 and end by Aug. 15.
    May 23, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • WACC honors student achievements

    STERLING – Whiteside Area Career Center has announced its April Students of the Month.They are:n Tri ...
    May 23, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Artists recognized at Dixon gallery show

    DIXON – Awards have been announced in the 31st Illinois Watercolor Society National Exhibit, which is on display until May 31 at The Next Picture Show ...
    May 23, 2015 - 1:15 am
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