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  1. Kilgore's new Main Street director ready for challengesRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Heien's first day on the job in Kilgore will be May 12. She currently serves as the executive director of the Main Street program in Pekin, Ill.

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  2. Xander Demos And XDB To Back Former Kansas Frontman John Elefante And More At Rock N' Skull 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Mi2n

    ... Pelata (Line of Fire) during the 3 day rock and metal festival event. Rock N' Skull will be held at Goodfella's Pub in Pekin, IL, November 14-16, 2014. Tickets can be purchased at ...

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  3. The Big 10 with Jeff D'Alessio, April 13, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | The News-Gazette

    ... into midtown Atlanta with my head sticking out. It was one of the more classy moments of my life." "My junior year at Pekin, I ended up going to two proms. One was my own; the other was with a boy I didn't know. While I knew going to a prom at ...

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  4. County, Ameren officials speak at Chamber breakfastRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... things: a new county board building, expanding the justice center and possibly putting a parking deck in downtown Pekin. Zimmerman said the last option would cost between $12-$16 million and, if pursued, may be done in conjunction with Pekin. ...

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  5. Charlie Soule Obituary, 80Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | The Vermont Standard

    ... of The American Legion Post 0024 in Woodstock, the VFW Post 2420 in Lake Wales, Fla., The Loyal Order of the Moose Pekin Ill. Lodge 916 and was a life member of the Hartford Lodge 1541 of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks. He enjoyed ...

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  6. Astronaut coming home to Pekin for dedicationRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | The Daily Gazette

    Students at Altman School in Pekin will soon get to know the man represented by a bronze bust that now sits in the school's entry way.

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  7. NIU womena s golf finishes third at Bradley inviteRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Daily Chronicle

    PEKIN– The Northern Illinois women's golf team finished in third place after scoring a final round 308 at the Bradley Invitational at the Pekin Country Club on Sunday.

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  8. County, Ameren officials speak at Chamber breakfast Updated atRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... things: a new county board building, expanding the justice center and possibly putting a parking deck in downtown Pekin. Zimmerman said the last option would cost between $12-$16 million and, if pursued, may be done in conjunction with Pekin. ...

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  9. Christopher Second, Sycamores Fourth At Bradley InviteRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | IHigh

    PEKIN, Ill. Senior McCall Christopher captured second place as the Indiana State women's golf team finished fourth at the Bradley Spring Invitational which concluded today after an hour and a half delay due to frost on the course.

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  10. Metro roundup: ISU softball falls to UNI 9-5Read the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Tribune-Star

    ... and 77. The Engineers fired an impressive team score of 300 on the second day of the event ISU fourth at Bradley - At Pekin, Ill., enior McCall Christopher captured second place as the Indiana State women's golf team finished fourth with a team ...

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  11. Heritage High School graduate to run 50 miles in honor of Saginaw Township manRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | MLive.com

    ... makes it an ultramarathon. Saginaw-native Sarah Keenan, 26, is tackling a 50-mile ultramarathon on Saturday April 5 in Pekin, Ill. , in honor of her best friend's father, Douglas Washburn. Douglas Washburn , who lived in Saginaw Townshsip with his ...

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  12. Mary J. WetzellRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 30 | The Daily Gazette

    ... and great-grandchildren. Surviving are three daughters, Sherry (Ronald) Haynes of Rock Falls, Vicki Fountain of Pekin, and Debbie (Arlyn) Sikkema of Lyndon; one son, Greg (Pam) Wetzell of Prophetstown; one sister, Donna Krueger of Algonquin; one ...

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  13. Mason District Hospital's 2014 Annual Economic Impact Report AvailableRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | PR Log

    Mar. 27, 2014 - PEKIN, Ill. -- Mason District Hospital has long contributed to the local and state economy, providing stability and even growth during times of economic uncertainty.

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  14. Energy company Valero buys Indiana ethanol plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 23 | Fox 23

    ... it has purchased the 110-million gallon plant at the Port of Indiana-Mount Vernon from Aventine Renewable Energy. Pekin, Ill.-based Aventine idled the plant in March 2012. Valero spokesman Bill Day tells the Evansville Courier & Pressthe company ...

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  15. Energy company Valero buys Indiana ethanol plantRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 23 | The Miami Herald

    ... Valero Renewable Fuels announced Friday it has purchased the plant at the Port of Indiana-Mount Vernon from Pekin, Ill.-based Aventine Renewable Energy. "We believe we'll be able to get that (Mount Vernon) plant up and running in the next few ...

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  16. San Jose UMC fish fry slated for March 21Read the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... San Jose, six blocks south of U.S. 136 at the corner of Linden and First. San Jose is about 15 miles directly south of Pekin on Towerline Road; or follow Illinois Route 29 to U.S. 136, then go east two miles to San Jose; or go about 10 miles west of ...

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  17. Eureka College Names Alumni Award WinnersRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 18 | The Legal Record

    ... are Bob Gold of Eureka; Clarence "Pete" Hughes of Roanoke; Charles "Chuck" Coffman and Florence Coffman, both of Pekin; David Windley of Seymour, Ind.; Anna Freidinger Palmer of Boston, Mass., formerly of Pekin; and Stephen Hathway of Green Bay, ...

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  18. Pekin entrepreneur profits from winterRead the original story

    Monday Mar 17 | Daily Herald

    For most people in central Illinois, this winter has been a miserably cold and snowy experience, but for the young owner of one Pekin landscaping business, this winter has been a dream come true.

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  19. San Jose UMC fish fry slated for March 21Read the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... San Jose, six blocks south of U.S. 136 at the corner of Linden and First. San Jose is about 15 miles directly south of Pekin on Towerline Road; or follow Illinois Route 29 to U.S. 136, then go east two miles to San Jose; or go about 10 miles west of ...

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  20. Mooseheart makes it happenRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... felt like we could never, ever put them away.” The Ramblers were set to celebrate their victory with dinner at Pekin Moose Lodge 916, with some of the 1.1 million men and women who have made Mooseheart a reality for 101 years. “It's so ...

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