Clinton, IL
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1/29/2015 5:23:42 AM
Reflecting on his first year as the lead of the Clinton Police Department, Chief Ben Lowers believes it was a good first year. The first year Police Chief says while there was a lot of crime they did deal with, he felt as though they dealt with it effectively and were pleased many of their cases were able to make it to the court system. Chief Lowers points to social media as one of the effective more
James “Jim” Phillip Powers, 90, of Cerro Gordo, IL, passed away 5:10 a.m., Tuesday, January 27, 2015, at his residence.  Funeral services will be 11:30 a.m., Friday, January 30, 2015, at LaPlace Church of the Brethren in LaPlace, Illinois, with visitation one hour prior to service time at the church.  Burial will be in LaPlace Cemetery, LaPlace, IL, with military rites more
Gertrude Caroline Siders, 96, of Monticello, IL., formerly of Bement, IL., went to be with the Lord at 8:12 A.M., on Monday, January 26, 2015, at the Piatt County Nursing Home, Monticello, IL. Funeral services will be held at 11:30 A.M., on Saturday, January 31, 2015, at the Bement United Methodist Church, Bement. The Pastor Marsha Frederick and Pastor Jeremy Lafary will officiate. Visitation more
Gwenievere E. Tozer 87 of Maroa, IL passed away 4:50 PM January 26, 2015 at Decatur Memorial Hospital, Decatur, IL.   Funeral Services will be 10 AM, Friday, January 30, 2015 at the Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL with Pastor Bruce Jacobs officiating. Burial will follow at Texas Township Cemetery, Clinton, IL. Visitation will be 5 – 7 PM Thursday, January 29, 2015 at the Calvert more
MARY A. HOYT-THOMPSON Mary A. Hoyt-Thompson 84 of Clinton, IL passed away 6:40 PM Sunday, January 25, 2015 at the Dr. John Warner Hospital, Clinton, IL.   Funeral services will be 10 AM Friday, January 30, 2015 at the Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, IL with Rev. Stephen Killion officiating. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery, Clinton, IL   Visitation will be 5 – 7 PM more
Walter Knox Morton, 96, died January 25, 2015, at Piatt County Nursing Home in Monticello, IL.  Memorial services will be held at a later date. Brintlinger and Earl Funeral Home, Cerro Gordo, is handling the arrangements.  Knox was born on July 26, 1918 to Charles K. And Sarah (Cornell) Morton. He was a longtime resident of Cerro Gordo, and 70 year member of the Masonic Lodge there. more
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