Friday Jul 25
Trail Life Troop Illinois 15 raffling guns and cash
Birthdays and anniversaries for this week are: July 23-Toni and John Daniels, Dan McCall July 24-Paige Syrcle, Robert Manard July 25-Josh Dice, Ron Cooper July 26-Joe and Katy Winner, Brian Bradshaw July 27-Dennis Fish July 28-Ashley and Jacob Brown Prayer requests: April Myers, Angie Lin, Betty Collins, Bob Rue, Brenda and Darold Garner, Connie ... (more)
Cass County Star-Gazette
Lorene Thies to celebrate her 100th birthday
Lorene E. Thies will celebrate her 100th birthday on Monday, July 28. She was born in 1914 in rural Arenzville, the oldest of the four daughters of William and Lorna Wessler Witte.
Jacksonville Daily Progress
New mayor pro tem named
The Jacksonville City Council voted for a new mayor pro-tem Tuesday during its regular meeting at the Norman Center Council Chambers.
Illinois professor accuses tea party supporters of being racist, 'intolerant and dangerous'
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Lawmaker: Study of Illinois institutions biased
A $400,000, state-funded study of the aftereffects of closing the Jacksonville Developmental Center is tainted because its lead researcher is biased, an Illinois lawmaker has charged.
Belleville News Democrat
Metro-east lawmaker criticizes study of former residents of home for developmentally disabled
The state, which wants to close its Warren G. Murray Developmental Center in Centralia, is paying a university $400,000 to study how former residents of the now-closed Jacksonville Developmental Center like their new homes.