3/27/2015 6:13:17 AM
This summer, Superintendent of Clinton Schools, Dr. Jeff Holmes is set to retire and his successor was the topic of a recent forum of candidates for the Clinton Board of Education.
Kurt Nettles, currently serving as Superintendent of Lexington Schools, has been named to the post, and will take over this summer and candidates for the Board of Education elections this April addressed issues they'd ...read more
M. Rudelle Goodwin, 103, Lincoln, formerly Bloomington and Sun City, Ariz., died 5:50 p.m. Tuesday (March 24, 2015) at Christian Village Nursing Home, Lincoln. Her funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Calvert & Metzler Memorial Home, Bloomington, with Chaplain Ryan Edgecombe officiating. Visitation will be from 10:30 to 11 a.m. Friday. Burial will be private at Glen Cemetery, Paxton. In lieu o...read more
Jeanette M. Hill, of Lincoln, passed away Sunday (March 22, 2015) at Memorial Medical Center, Springfield.
Her funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home, Lincoln. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Hartsburg Union Cemetery.
Jeanette was born May 6, 1931, in rural Hartsburg, the daughter of Eddie and Rebecc...read more
Norma Ruth Porter 78 of Maroa, IL passed away 4:12 PM March 22, 2015 at St. Mary’s Hospital, Decatur, IL. Friends may visit with the family from 5 – 7 PM, Thursday, March 26, 2015 at the Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the American Cancer Society. Norma was born December 21, 1936 in Decatur, Illinois the daughter of Herman F. and Martha...read more
Wallace C. “Wally” Cooper, 96 of Urbana, IL passed away 1:27 P.M. March 21, 2015 at his family home in Urbana, IL.
Funeral services will be 2:30 P.M. Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, IL with Pastor Bob Baker officiating. Burial will follow at Weldon Cemetery, Weldon, IL with military honors. Friends may call from 1:30 to 2:30 P.M. Wednesday at Calver...read more
Christy A. Long, 58, of Clinton, IL passed away 10:40 A.M. March 21, 2015 at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington, IL.
Memorial service will be 6 P.M. Thursday, March 26, 2015 at Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, IL. Friends may call from 4 – 6 P.M. Thursday at Calvert Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to Second Chance Pet Adoption, DOVE or the American Cancer Society....read more