4/27/2015 6:28:20 AM
The Chair for the DeWitt County Board calls the recent settlement with the Clinton Landfill a huge victory.
County Board Chair David Newberg outlines the details of the agreement and points out both parties left something on the table. He says the two big points of emphasis are the host fees being restored and the Landfill withdrawing it's application to store toxic waste at it's facility.
Avon “Bud” Lee Byers, 67, Clinton, Illinois passed away at 10:55 PM Thursday, April 23, 2015 at his residence. There are no services planned. The family has entrusted Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, Illinois with handling cremation rites. Memorials may be made to a local food pantry of the donor’s choice.
Bud was born October 20, 1947 in Beardstown, Illi...read more
George J. "Buss" Laun, 93, of Lincoln, formerly of Hartsburg, died at 11:22 p.m. Tuesday (April 21, 2015) at St. John’s Hospital, Springfield.
Service: 11 a.m. Saturday at Hartsburg United Methodist Church with the Rev. Tami Werschey-Kissinger officiating.
Burial: Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Hartsburg. Arrangements were entrusted to Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home, Lincoln.
Clyde O. Leggett, Jr. 95 of Wapella, Il. passed away 3:30 PM April 17, 2015 at his family residence, Wapella, Il.
Services will be 10 AM, Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at the Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, Il. with Phil Yakey officiating. Burial will follow at Sugar Grove Cemetery, Wapella, Il. With Military Honors. Visitation will be 5 – 7 PM, Monday, April 20, 2015 at the Calvert Funera...read more
Kristin Nicole Thomas, 30, Wapella, Illinois passed away at 2:45 PM Friday, April 17, 2015 at her residence.
Private family graveside services will be held at Sugar Grove Cemetery, Wapella, Illinois with J. Kent Hickerson officiating. There will be no visitation. The family has entrusted Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, Illinois with handling arrangements.
Memorials may...read more
Roberta Marie Meeks, 91 of Normal, IL formerly of Lane, IL passed 8:04 P.M. April 16, 2015 at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington, IL.
Memorial services will be 11 A.M. Monday, April 20, 2015 at the Lane Christian Church, Lane, IL with Jim Kilson officiating. Private family burial will be at the Weldon Cemetery, Weldon, IL at a later date. Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, IL assisted the fam...read more