10/24/2014 6:37:34 AM
Last month, first year Principal of Clinton High School Jerry Wayne introduced a new program to his students.
Wayne feels there are many aspects to celebrating the achievements of students. He points to athletics and scholarships as ways students receive recognition, but to celebrate the students more regularly, Wayne is introducing a new "Student of the Month" program at the high school.
Gina Sue Walls, 56, of Clinton, passed away 1:23 p.m. Tuesday (Oct. 21, 2014) at OSF Richard L. Owens Hospice, Peoria.
Her funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, with the Rev. Marc Phillips officiating. Burial will follow at Lisenby Cemetery, Lane. Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. The family requests casual attire.
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Donna J. Moore, 74, Clinton, retired from State Farm Life Insuance Co., died Tuesday (Oct. 21, 2014).
Services: 11 a.m. Friday, Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton. Visitation: two hours before services. Burial: Memorial Park Cemetery, Clinton. Memorials: Mabel's Able, Kenney Fire Department, Kenney Heritage Association or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Send condolences: www.calvertmemori...read more
Barbara J. Huddleston 76, of Clinton, formerly of Nokomis, passed away Tuesday (Oct. 21, 2014) at St. John’s Hospital, Springfield.
Barbara, a daughter of Charles W. “Squeak” and Lillie M. Adkins Markham, was born April 26, 1938, in Assumption. She married Orie E. “Bud” Allison on March 15, 1957. He died March 10, 1978. She married Rodell Huddleston on Nov. 23, 1978....read more
Herbert E. “Pete” Marsh, 90 of Maroa, IL passed away 12:10 A.M. October 20, 2014 at Manor Court, Clinton, IL.
Funeral services will be 10 A.M. Thursday, October 23, 2014 at Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL with Pastor Steve DeVore officiating. Burial will follow at Maroa Cemetery, Maroa, IL. Friends may call from 6 – 8 P.M. Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at Calvert Funeral Home, Mar...read more
Joanne Marie Dewey, 84, of Heyworth, entered the Lord’s embrace at 3:53 p.m. Monday (Oct. 20, 2014) at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington, with her entire family by her side.
Her funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the United Church of Heyworth. The Rev. Amanda Richards will officiate. Burial will be in Heyworth Cemetery, Heyworth. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at...read more