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  1. Four to stand trial in Vermilion County heroin caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    Circuit Judge Tom O'Shaughnessy on Thursday found probable cause to try Demetrius A. Vaughn, 28, and Leslie A. Coulter, 29, both of Georgetown, on one count of possession of 15 to 100 grams of heroin with intent to deliver, a Class X felony, and one count of possession of 2.5 to 10 grams of marijuana, a Class B misdemeanor. O'Shaughnessy also found probable cause to try Bradley J. Farrell and Damon A. Duitsman, both 26 and of Danville, on one count of calculated criminal drug conspiracy, a Class X felony, and one count of possession of 1 to 15 grams of heroin with intent to deliver, a Class 1 felony.

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  2. Wedding: Emily Oakes & Tyler WashburnRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2015 | Journal and Courier

    ... bride, was the flower girl. Carter Ghibaudy, nephew of the bride, was the ring bearer. The bride graduated from Georgetown-Ridge Farm High School in Georgetown, IL. She attended Concept College of Cosmetology in Danville, IL and is a licensed ...

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  3. Public asked to help in fight vs. heroinRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    ... were able to secure three search warrants that led to Friday's arrest of their "main target": Demetrius Vaughn of Georgetown, who had been bringing large amounts of heroin into Vermilion County from Chicago, she said. Also arrested were three people ...

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  4. Four arrested in Vermilion County heroin caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    Four people face multiple drug charges in connection with one of the largest heroin busts in Vermilion County, and authorities said there could still be more arrests. Demetrius A. Vaughn, 28, and Leslie A. Coulter, 27, both of Georgetown, were each charged in Vermilion County Circuit Court on Friday with one count of possession of 15 to 100 grams of heroin with intent to deliver, a Class X felony, and one count of possession of 2.5 to 10 grams of marijuana, a Class B misdemeanor. 2 comments

  5. Georgetown hears from TIF consultantRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    Keith Moran, president of Moran Economic Development of Edwardsville, said that establishing tax-increment financing districts could help draw businesses. If implemented, the majority of property taxes generated by the district would be used within that area to pay for rehabilitating or demolishing properties, or for improving infrastructure.

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  6. Fire destroys laundry room at Danville motelRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    State fire officials are investigating a blaze that destroyed the laundry room of the Budget Motel, south of Danville, early Monday morning. Firefighters were called to the fire at the motel, at 2516 Georgetown Road in unincorporated Home Gardens, at 5:13 a.m. When they arrived, flames were shooting from the roof of the laundry room, on the west end of the one-story wood-frame structure on the south side of the property, said Gary Wright, chief of the Westville Area Fire Protection District.

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  7. Agency wins $800,000 in grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    More than 500 students in the Danville, Westville and Georgetown-Ridge Farm school districts will receive additional academic support and learning enrichment opportunities thanks to a local agency. Project Success of Vermilion County won two 21st Century Community Learning Center grants that will bring in more than $600,000 a year over the next five years to run extended-day and summer school programs at sites in those districts.

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  8. Mother of girl killed in crash wanted leniency for driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    ... curve. The jeep went off the road and rolled over. Erickson and two other passengers - Aissa Wright, then 21, of Georgetown, and Michael Francis, then 26, of Westville - were also injured. Toxicology tests showed that Erickson's blood alcohol ...

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  9. St. Johna s point guard Anthony Cowan Jr. commits to MarylandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... versatility. Rated a four-star by Scout and a three-star by Rivals , Cowan also has scholarship offers from Georgetown, Illinois, West Virginia, Penn State, Florida State and Xavier. Cowan, who transferred from Good Counsel to St. John's after his ...

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  10. Telling the Story of Georgetown, Person by PersonRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | The George Towner

    "I grew up in a small town," said developer Richard Levy, one of those recently interviewed for the oral history project of the Citizen Association of Georgetown. He meant both Georgetown and Washington, D.C., he said.

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  11. Townhomes and Condos For Sale in Crystal Lake, Illinois - January 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... and single family neighborhood located in Crystal Lake, Illinois. Four Colonies is on Barlina west of McHenry. Georgetown At Turnberry - 1 home for sale Georgetown at Turnberry is a townhome community built in the late 1990's. Georgetown at ...

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  12. Illinois man accused of posing Belchertown children in the nude...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | MassLive.com

    ... set bail at $500,000 cash. A hearing was scheduled for March 12. Zack Sawyer, also known as Joshua Nield, 29, of Georgetown, Illinois, solicited the boys to send him naked pictures of themselves after meeting them online in an Xbox Live chat room in ...

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  13. Man due in court on child sexual misconduct chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | CBS 3 Springfield

    An Illinois man who is facing multiple counts of posing a child in the nude will be arraigned in Hampshire Superior Court on Friday afternoon. According to the Northwestern District Attorney's Office, Zack Sawyer, who is also known as Joshua Nield, 29, of Georgetown, IL, was indicted on three counts of posing a child in the nude and two counts of extortion in connection with incidents involving two 13-year-old boys from Belchertown in 2010.

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  14. Alleged child predator due in court FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | WWLP

    A man who allegedly lured two 13 year-old boys into sending him nude pictures of themselves will be arraigned in a Northampton courtroom Friday afternoon. Mary Carey, spokesperson for the Northwestern District Attorney's Office, told 22News that 29 year-old Zack Sawyer of Georgetown, Illinois is set to be in Hampshire Superior Court to face charges of extortion and posing a child in the nude.

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  15. Grand jury indicts Illinois man on charges of posing children in the nudeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | MassLive.com

    NORTHAMPTON - A Hampshire County grand jury has indicted an Illinois man on charges of posing a child in the nude and extortion involving two 13-year-old Belchertown boys. Zack Sawyer, who is also known as Joshua Nield, 29, of Georgetown, Illinois, will be arraigned on three counts of posing a child in the nude and two counts of extortion.

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  16. Truck driver accused of child sex crimes in WMassRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | WWLP

    A cross-country truck driver accused of preying on children he met online has been arrested, and will face charges here in western Massachusetts. The U.S. Marshal's Service announced Tuesday that Zack Sawyer , 29, was arrested Tuesday morning at a relative's home in Georgetown, Illinois.

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  17. Cross-country trucker, wanted in Northampton for charges involving...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | MassLive.com

    U.S. Marshalls arrested an Illinois truck driver on Monday who was wanted in Northampton for five felony counts related to lewd acts involving minors that he contacted over the Internet, officials said. Zack Sawyer, 29, was apprehended in Georgetown, Illinois by marshals at the request of members of the Massachusetts State Police Crime Prevention and Control Unit assigned to the Northwestern District Attorney's Office.

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  18. Top 10 Subdivisions in Batavia, IL for Decemeber 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... built in the 1970's. Breton Manor is located in Batavia, Illinois north of Pine Street and west of Kirk Road. Georgetown is a townhouse community built in the mid 1990's. Georgetown is located in Batavia, Illinois on Western north of Wilson. Harvell ...

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  19. Georgetowners of the YearRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | The George Towner

    A Georgetowner newspaper tradition for decades, the naming of Georgetowners of the Year include: a person who has devoted time and talent to keeping a lively band of senior citizens even more active with programs that range from recitals to lectures and field trips; a non-profit relocated to town that is making an impact in the world of music, science and social innovation; and an everyday service business that has stressed a personal touch and community involvement that leaves you feeling you've known them for years. When co-founder Virginia Luce Allen died in 2009, the future of the Georgetown Senior Center seemed uncertain.

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  20. Formal hearing on coal mine permit setRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... people made comments in opposition to the Bulldog mine permit during an informal conference in early October in Georgetown. That first meeting, which is part of the public participation portion of the state's mine application process, drew about 100 ...

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