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  • High Five for 125 years of service

    The High Five campaign to purchase two display boards for Odell Public Library in Morrison is moving right along. In mid-April, contribution ...
    April 22, 2015 - 9:40 am
  • Pearl City artists receive awards at local art exhibitions

    PEARL CITY – Twenty-six students participated in the Freeport Art Museum’s Aspiring Artists Show last week. Margaret Smital received third p ...
    April 22, 2015 - 9:41 am
  • Thumbs Up!

    The Milledgeville Elementary School week 16 Thumbs Up winners are (front row, from left) Qian Pasch, Juliana Folkers, Bryson Wiersema, and G ...
    April 22, 2015 - 9:42 am
  • Wedding reminiscence, Part 2

    By Gloria YoderEditor’s Note: This is part two of a three-part series looking back to Gloria’s wedding 5 years ago this month.Greetings from ...
    April 22, 2015 - 10:03 am
  • Sports Highlights

    The Wolves' Nic Pilson connects with a Galena pitch during Thursday afternoon's game in Pearl City. In a back-and-forth contest, Pearl City ...
    April 22, 2015 - 10:12 am
  • West Carroll softball camp a big hit

    THOMSON – Thirty youth softball players attended the 2015 West Carroll Youth Softball Camp on Saturday at the West Carroll softball diamonds ...
    April 22, 2015 - 10:15 am

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