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  • AFC Student of the Month

    ASHTON — Lauren Meurer, 18, of Ashton, is Ashton-Franklin Center High School’s February Student of the Month. She is the daughter of Mark and Lynnette ...
    April 25, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Dixon farmer attends seminar

    Kyle Sheaffer, who farms with his family near Dixon, was a member of the Illinois Agricultural Leadership Program Class of 2016.
    April 25, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • FFA members elect new officers

    MANLIUS – The Bureau Valley High School FFA Chapter’s annual FFA banquet was March 17 at the school.
    April 25, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Entries sought for poetry contest

    SPRINGFIELD – Applications are available for the 11 annual Illinois Emerging Writers Competition Gwendolyn Brooks Poetry Award.
    April 25, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Honor Rolls

    Rock Falls Middle SchoolHighest HonorsSixth grade: Kassandra Estrella, Karli Fischbach, Kylie Fischb ...
    April 25, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • New books land on Dixon Public Library shelves

    DIXON – New books have arrived at Dixon Public Library, 221 S. Hennepin Ave.They are:Fiction: “Jam o ...
    April 25, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Art group sets spring show dates

    OREGON – Eagle’s Nest Art Group’s annual spring membership art show will be from 1 to 4 p.m. today and Sunday, and May 4 and 5, on the second floor at ...
    April 25, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Cookout to help church ministry

    DIXON – St. Vincent de Paul Society members will have a cookout Friday and May 2 at Dixon Food Center, 500 Chicago Ave.
    April 25, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Registration open for diabetes camp

    DIXON – Camp Diabetes, Recreation, Education, Activities, and Me, for children with diabetes, will be from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 11 at Camp Reynold ...
    April 25, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Rotarians gear up for shrimp boil

    DIXON – Dixon Rotary Club members will have their annual community shrimp boil and chili bowl fundraiser May 2 at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 506 W. ...
    April 25, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Pancakes part of fire district menu

    CHADWICK – The Chadwick Fire Protection District annual pancake breakfast fundraiser will be from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday at the fire station on state ...
    April 25, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • North Central CollegeNAPERVILLE – Lauren Hernandez, Melissa Hurley, Taryn McKenna, and Kaylen P ...
    April 25, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Farmers give back to communities

    Princeton High School FFA recently received a $2,500 donation to help lease 19 acres of farmland from the city.
    April 25, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Breakfast to be served at firehouse

    MILLEDGEVILLE – Milledgeville firefighters will cook breakfast from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 3 at the fire station, 15 W. Fourth St.
    April 25, 2015 - 1:15 am
  • Shelter launches vaccine program

    A canine flu, or influenza outbreak in Chicago has led to more than 1,000 cases and the death of five dogs between January and March.
    April 25, 2015 - 1:15 am
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