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  • Showcasing new tuition waivers, programs

    FREEPORT — Highland Community College and Highland Community College Foundation will be offering more than $20,000 in new tuition waivers to ...
    May 6, 2015 - 10:09 am
  • Children’s author educates, inspires

    SHANNON — Nationally recognized children’s author Jim Aylesworth spent the day with Eastland Elementary students Thursday, incorporating sou ...
    May 6, 2015 - 10:16 am
  • High school Student Leadership participants recognized

    FREEPORT – A yearlong effort at self-actualization moved to the next level for nearly 300 students from 13 area high schools at the 18th ann ...
    May 6, 2015 - 10:18 am
  • West Carroll FFA barnyard zoo

    West Carroll FFA members bring the barnyard to Primary School students in Savanna on Friday. Brianna Kampmeier shared her lambs with kinderg ...
    May 6, 2015 - 10:19 am
  • Tough loss for Lady Missiles

    Milledgeville's Natalie Brown delivers a pitch during Thursday's game at MHS. The Lady Missiles lost in 5 innings to the Lady Indians, 14-2. ...
    May 6, 2015 - 10:38 am
  • Little Sprouts growing

    LANARK — Little Sprouts, a new daycare and preschool, held an open house Saturday at Lanark’s Day/Night of Possibility, offering the public ...
    May 6, 2015 - 10:37 am

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