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  1. Local referee to be inducted into hall of fameRead the original story

    Monday | Pike Press

    ... able to pinpoint specific games, players, and moments that he cherishes. Whether it was a 2005 regional game in Beardstown between Triopia and Liberty or watching Southern Illinois Saluki freshman Deion Lavender play at Alton Marquette, Smith has ...

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  2. Cargill resumes slaughter at Illinois pork plantRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Reuters

    Cargill said hog slaughter operations have resumed at its Beardstown, Illinois pork plant, which processess 19,500 hogs a day, after being suspended due to an equipment failure. Slaughter operations halted about 8:45 a.m. CST on Friday then resumed at 11:50 a.m. CST , said Michael Martin, a company spokesman.

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  3. Cocaine in the mail leads to Beardstown arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    The Beardstown Police Department and the United States Postal Inspection Service made the arrests after their narcotics investigation, according to BPD. Police Chief Roy Hurst reported that the investigation uncovered a large amount of cocaine that was destined for an address in Beardstown.

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  4. Cargill pork plant suspends slaughter operations after equipment failureRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Reuters

    Cargill's Beardstown, Illinois plant, which processes 19,500 hogs a day, suspended slaughter operations on Friday due to an equipment breakdown, a company spokesman said in an e-mail. "There was an equipment failure with a sprocket gear that allows the line to move," Michael Martin said.

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  5. ResultsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Cass County Star-Gazette

    Charles "Ike" Weishaar will be 95 years old on Jan. 16. Stop by and celebrate with him Jan. 16 at the VFW in Beardstown from 2 to 4 p.m. or Sat., Jan. 17, noon to 3 p.m.

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  6. Roarin' Rockets claw BHSa STigers in 37-36 last second winRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Cass County Star-Gazette

    ... win. Charles "Ike" Weishaar will be 95 years old on Jan. 16. Stop by and celebrate with him Jan. 16 at the VFW in Beardstown from 2 to 4 p.m. or Sat., Jan. 17, noon to 3 p.m.

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  7. BHS Varsity/Jr. Varsity Tournament set for Jan 26-31Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Cass County Star-Gazette

    The Beardstown High School will host the Annual BHS Varsity/Jr. Varsity Tournament set for Jan. 26 through 31. The tourney is an eight-team field comprised of North Greene, Triopia, South Fulton, Rushville/Industry, Greenview V/PORTA JV, Midwest Central, Carrollton and host BHS. The tourney is broken down into two divisions, Black and Orange.

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  8. Robert Eugene Walker August 23, 1923 - January 7, 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Cass County Star-Gazette

    Robert Eugene Walker, 91, died on Wednesday, Jan. 7, at Presbyterian Homes in Evanston. Born in Beardstown on August 23, 1923 to Edith and Delbert Walker, he married Ella Marie Williamson on November 20, 1948 in Pekin.

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  9. Charles David Hollingsworth June 26, 1939 - January 13, 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Cass County Star-Gazette

    Charles David Hollingsworth, 75, of Beardstown, died Tuesday, Jan. 13, at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. He was born June 26, 1939 in Clinton, Ind., the son of J.D. and Jessie Howell Hollingsworth.

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  10. Walker, Robert EugeneRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | News Herald

    Robert Eugene Walker EVANSTON, IL: Robert Eugene Walker, 91, died on Wednesday, January 07, 2015, at Presbyterian Homes in Evanston, IL. Born in Beardstown, IL on August 23, 1923 to Edith and Delbert Walker, he married Ella Marie Williamson on November 20, 1948 in Pekin.

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  11. Dolores A. Harbin Miller November 3, 1940 January 5, 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Cass County Star-Gazette

    Dolores A. Harbin Miller, 74, of Beardstown, died Monday, Jan. 5, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria. She was born Nov. 3, 1940 in Cass County, the daughter of Roy and Lorna Meyer Harbin.

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  12. Calvin Lee Anderson December 31, 1931Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Cass County Star-Gazette

    Calvin Lee Anderson, 83, of Beardstown, died Friday, Jan. 2, at his home. He was born Dec. 31, 1931 in Schuyler County, the son of John Calvin and Dora Friday Anderson.

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  13. Richard Eugene "Ike" Seaman January 2, 2015Read the original story

    Friday Jan 2 | Cass County Star-Gazette

    Richard Eugene "Ike" Seaman, 82, of Beardstown, died Friday, Jan. 2, at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. Arrangements are pending at Colwell Memorial Home in Beardstown.

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  14. Local Highlight Reel for December 30thRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    ... West Prairie, and Southeastern impress in their Mendon finales as well. The Illini West Girls end their run in Beardstown with a flourish. The Hannibal Boys put a a great finishing touch to a rough 2014. And WIU Men and Women sweep their way to ...

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  15. Local Highlight Reel for December 30thRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    ... West Prairie, and Southeastern impress in their Mendon finales as well. The Illini West Girls end their run in Beardstown with a flourish. The Hannibal Boys put a a great finishing touch to a rough 2014. And WIU Men and Women sweep their way to ...

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  16. IDOT: Illinois River Bridge at Beardstown safe for all legal loads at this timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    The Illinois Department of Transportation announced Tuesday that the 15 ton posting of the bridge has been suspended and the bridge is now open to legal loads only.

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  17. Patricia "Joan" Rinehart March 11, 1932Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Cass County Star-Gazette

    Patricia "Joan" Rinehart, 82, of Chatham, passed away Dec. 24. Born March 11, 1932 in Beardstown, she was the daughter of Vernie Reynolds and Violet M. Reynolds Deppe. On October 28, 1951, she married the late John Rinehart.

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  18. Carolyn "Susie" Applegate Vaniter January 6, 1950Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Cass County Star-Gazette

    Carolyn "Susie" Applegate Vaniter, 64, of Beardstown, died Sunday, Dec. 28, at her home. She was born Jan. 6, 1950 in Beardstown, the daughter of Robert C. and Shirley O'Hara Applegate.

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  19. 2015 Main Street Shining Star AwardsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Cass County Star-Gazette

    ... Votes may be cast from December 24, 2014 to January 31, 2015. Ballots and ballot boxes will be located at banks, Beardstown Newspapers Inc. and businesses throughout town or you may mail your ballot to our office at 121 East 2nd Street, Beardstown, ...

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  20. OVERTIME for December 27thRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    The Macomb Girls pull a stunner at Beardstown. The Illini West boys shoot the lights out at Western Hall.

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