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  1. Top of the Morning, Oct. 17, 2014Read the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | The News-Gazette

    ... schools are participating in the 44th Illinois Marching Band Championships. The competition starts at 8 a.m. with Hoopeston Area up first. Other area bands performing include Prairie Central, Monticello, Blue Ridge, Watseka, Champaign Central, ...

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  2. Rossville teen firefighters put to test in baptism by tire fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | The News-Gazette

    ... their father, volunteer firefighter Toby Brown, to help battle a massive blaze at a tire-recycling facility in Hoopeston. The thick black plume of smoke billowing up from J&R Used Tire Service could be seen from miles away, including in the north ...

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  3. 4 hospitals' Medicare penalties rising because of readmission ratesRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | The News-Gazette

    ... analysis found. Some that are exempted include critical-access hospitals, among them Kirby Medical Center, Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center and Gibson Area Hospital, as well as some cancer hospitals. The cost of the penalties for Presence ...

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  4. First Farmers Financial to acquire three Illinois banksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Ag Professional

    ... banks in Illinois. Under the terms of the agreements, First Farmers Bank & Trust will acquire Community Bank, Hoopeston, Illinois, United Community Bank, Oakwood, Illinois, and First National Bank of Chrisman, Chrisman, Illinois, from their ...

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  5. First Farmers Financial Corp To Acquire Three Illinois BanksRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | Agri Marketing

    First Farmers Financial Corporation, holding company of First Farmers Bank & Trust, Converse, IN, announced today that they have entered into Agreements and Plans of Merger to acquire 100% of the stock of three community banks in Illinois. Under the terms of the agreements, First Farmers Bank & Trust will acquire Community Bank, Hoopeston, Illinois, United Community Bank, Oakwood, Illinois, and First National Bank of Chrisman, Chrisman, Illinois, from their respective holding companies.

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  6. Top of the Morning, Oct. 1, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | The News-Gazette

    ... what the warrant was for and wasn't sure how old the caller was, but the man said he's retired now and lives in Hoopeston. He also heard from a woman who, with her children, was stranded near their home in a snowstorm years ago. Jarrett and his wife ...

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  7. One sent to hospital after hit-and-run crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    ... g it to go off the road and roll upside down. The black sedan continued north on U.S. 41. The driver was sent to a Hoopeston, Illinois hospital with minor injuries. A passenger was pinned in the vehicle temporarily, but was not injured.

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  8. Rules review won't delay wind farm applicationsRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... extends from western Vermilion County into eastern Champaign County, north of Interstate 74. Another wind farm, Hoopeston Wind, is under construction west of Rossville. County board member Kevin Green proposed more than a month ago that now is the ...

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  9. Vermilion County rejects zoningRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... from this new review wouldn't affect the 104 turbines already built within the California Ridge project or the Hoopeston Wind project, a farm that's under construction west of Rossville that will include more than 40 turbines. No new wind farms are ...

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  10. 71st National Sweet Corn FestivalRead the original story

    Aug 30, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    The 71st Annual Sweet Corn Festival featuring, the Grand Parade, carnival rides, entertainment and free hot buttered sweet corn. Saturday, August 30, 2014 in Hoopeston.

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  11. Miss EG Competes at National Sweetheart PageantRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Patch.com

    The reigning Miss East Greenwich, Alexandra Curtis, who placed as first runner up at the Miss Rhode Island pageant last June, qualified to compete at the annual National Sweetheart Pageant August 29, 30 and 31 in Hoopeston, Illinois.

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  12. Watseka man arrested in Hoopeston shootingRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    Responding to a call of shots fired at 2:25 a.m. in the 500 block of East Seminary Street, Hoopeston police found a 33-year-old man lying on the ground but not injured. 1 comment

  13. Hoopeston police make arrest in early morning report of shots firedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | WAND-TV Decatur

    A Watseka man has been arrested by Hoopeston police for allegedly firing a gun at someone he knew during the early morning hours of August 22. Hoopeston police say at 2:25 a.m. on Friday, officers responded to a report of shots fired at the 500 block of East Seminary.

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  14. Driver ticketed in Hoopeston collisionsRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    A 34-year-old Hoopeston man was cited for driving under the influence after he hit several parked vehicles and knocked down several power poles, which caused a temporary power outage in the area.

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  15. CASTILLO, GUADALUPE "NANA"Read the original story

    Aug 12, 2014 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ... Cosme. Nana is survived by her sons, Jesus (Aurora) de la Luz Castillo of Mission, TX, Jose (Debbie) Castillo of Hoopeston, IL, Joel (Terry) Castillo of Lakeland, FL; daughters, Rosalinda (Joseph) Frankeberger of Davenport, Ruthie (Domingo) ...

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  16. Paxton committee recommends late charges for contractor's workRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... the Paxton job seemed like "fill-in" work for the company, which was working simultaneously in both Rantoul and Hoopeston and "they drug their feet" on ordering replacement parts for the filter system. The committee is not recommending the company ...

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  17. Golf: Frankfort's Brian Bullington leads after two...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | The Southtown Star

    ... Johns by a stroke and are tied for third at 5-under 139 for the tournament. First-day leader Michael Davan, of Hoopeston, followed an opening 66 with a 76, leaving him tied for seventh at 2-under 142. Defending champ Joe Kinney, of Antioch, is tied ...

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  18. Golf: Oswego's Travis Johns moves one stroke off lead at Illinois OpenRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2014 | Naperville Sun

    ... Johns by a stroke and are tied for third at 5-under 139 for the tournament. First-day leader Michael Davan of Hoopeston followed an opening 66 with a 76, leaving him tied for seventh at 2-under 142. Defending champion Joe Kinney of Antioch is tied ...

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  19. Covenant CEO vows to fight Carle's bid to 'control' marketRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2014 | The News-Gazette

    ... and Paris Community Hospital, Kirby Medical Center, Richland Memorial Hospital, Decatur Memorial Hospital, Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center and Crawford Memorial Hospital all supporting Carle. Plus, he said, "the majority of what we're ...

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  20. Golf: Michael Davan delivers 66 to jump to first-round lead of Illinois OpenRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | Naperville Sun

    Hoopeston pro Michael Davan fired a 6-under par 66 in Monday's opening round of the 65th Illinois Open to take a one-shot lead at The Glen Club.

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