3/31/2015 6:25:07 AM
Despite having a new governor in Springfield, school districts in Illinois continue to face uncertaintity in their budgeting.
Cuts once again appear to be on the horizon and Clinton Board of Education candidates recently uesd a "Meet the Candidates" forum to address the issue. Mike Walker says how the money is spent will come down to the new Superintendent, Kurt Nettles. Walker says it is his job...read more
Doris E. Webb, 84, Springfield, Il formerly of Colfax, IL passed away at 4:55 AM Saturday, March 28, 2015 at Springfield Memorial Medical Center, Springfield, IL. Funeral services will be 11 AM Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton with Rev. Guy Keysear officiating. Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery, Saybrook, IL. Visitation will be Tuesday morning from ...read more
James C. Trigg, 93 of Weldon, Illinois passed away 10:40 AM March 28, 2015 at Manor Court, Clinton, IL.
A retired funeral director will attend his last funeral at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at the Trigg & Calvert Chapel, DeLand, IL with Pastor Mitch Estep officiating. Burial will follow at the DeLand Cemetery, DeLand, IL with military honors. Friends may call from 5 &...read more
Donald Wayne Hiter 80 of Clinton, IL passed away 5:10 AM Friday, March 27, 2015 at Manor Court, Clinton, IL.
Services will be 10 AM Monday, March 30, 2015 at the Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, IL with J. Kent Hickerson officiating with burial following at Oak Park Cemetery, Clinton, IL. Visitation will be 5-7 PM Sunday at the Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton.
Memorials may be directed to the Weldon...read more
Patricia A. Bateson, 64, Clinton, IL passed away at 7:18 AM Friday, March 27, 2015 at Manor Court, Clinton. Services will be 2 PM Monday, March 30, 2015 at Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton with Chad Cooper officiating. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery, Clinton. Visitation will Monday afternoon from 1-2 PM at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Harbor Lights ...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