Great Bend Tribune
Sandra Marie (Lamb) Miller 1948 - 2014
GEORGETOWN, Ill. - Sandra Marie Miller, 66, of Georgetown. Ill., died April 13, 2014 at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, Ill.
Georgetown man's trial set on molestation charges
A 59-year-old Georgetown man will stand trial on charges that he sexually abused two girls under the age of 13 between March 1 and 15. Lenard G. Hale faces one count of indecent solicitation of a child, a Class 1 felony; two counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse of a victim under 13, Class 2 felonies; and two counts of exploitation of a child ... (more)
Fire destroys rural Westville residence; no injuries
The Westville fire department was called out at 10:25 a.m. Monday to a residence on 1290 East Road and found the house "pretty well involved" when it arrived, according to Westville Fire Chief Gary Wright.
Georgetown City Council sets disaster-readiness meeting Monday
Jamie Davis from the Red Cross will speak at 6 p.m. March 24 at the Washington Street gymnasium about disaster preparedness.
Archery tournament to draw 873 Illinois students
More than 800 Illinois students have qualified to compete in a state archery tournament this month in Springfield, an example of the growing popularity of the sport in schools.