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  1. Former Illini coaches speak at McClain's funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WQXI-AM Atlanta

    ... basketball community in the state of Illinois, where McClain also attained legendary status as a high school coach in Peoria, and beyond. A crowd of more than 1,000 gathered at the service in Champaign, including the Brooklyn Nets' Deron Williams, ...


  2. Former Illini assistant coach rememberedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... basketball community in the state of Illinois, where McClain also attained legendary status as a high-school coach in Peoria, and beyond. Dozens of coaches -- including Kansas' Bill Self and Kansas State's Bruce Weber, who both had McClain on their ...


  3. Gerald Anton DanniRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Breeze Courier

    ... 21, 1998 in Springfield and she survives. Mr. Danni is also survived by his sister Doris L. (Dr. Paul) Detweiler of Peoria, nephew Mark (Sherri) Detweiler of Eugene, OR., and great-niece Sandra Rose Detweiler also of Eugene, OR. Gerald graduated ...


  4. Correction: Obit-Wayne McClain storyRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... since last season. Before spending several years as an assistant coach at Illinois, McClain made his reputation at Peoria Manual High School, where he started as an assistant coach in 1977 and guided three teams to state titles in his first three ...


  5. Kroner: What a celebrationRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The News-Gazette

    ... when McClain was at the school. Much of the talk centered around basketball, but all of it focused on one individual: Peoria native Wayne McClain, who passed away one week earlier at age 60. The goal was achieved in a 3-hour, 17-minute ceremony ...


  6. Why the Catholic Church Frowns Upon Gluten-Free Communion WafersRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    ... another way to jump on the gluten-free bandwagon . But as Mark Meridian, the vicar of health care for the Diocese of Peoria, Illinois, told ABC News: "We aren't interested in addressing lifestyle choices with the wavers, only medical needs." Amen to ...


  7. Schneider-TraceyRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Bureau County Republican

    Sarah Rose Schneider of Peoria and Sean Thomas Tracey of Princeton were united in marriage July 5 at St. Louis Catholic Church in Princeton by the Rev. Jeffrey Stirniman.


  8. SundayRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Lincoln Daily News

    ... byterian because some of the finest people I know are Presbyterians. My story begins at Bethel Presbyterian Church in Peoria, Illinois where I was baptized as an infant in the fall of 1985.


  9. Police: Illinois man in gorilla mask robs storeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Police have arrested a man who they say wore a gorilla mask to rob a Washington gas station at knifepoint. The (Peoria) Journal Star reports a 28-year-old Eureka man was in the Tazewell County Jail on Tuesday. He faces charges of armed robbery, ...


  10. Body cameras improve safety of public, policeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... cameras would be. Local officers should be equipped with body cameras as soon as possible. Rep. Jehan Gordon-Booth, D-Peoria, and Sen. William Haine, D-Alton, will push a bill in the veto session that would provide more money to equip police ...


  11. Special effects makeup artist offers unique Halloween ideasRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... on whatever you want." Special Effects Hair and Makeup Artistry is located at 2416 E. Washington St. in East Peoria and can be reached at 222-0020. Hours are 10 a.m. through 6 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday with later appointments or appointments ...


  12. Bruce E. ConibearRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Daily Gazette

    ATLANTIC, Iowa – Bruce Edwin Conibear, of Atlantic, Iowa, formerly of Peoria, departed this life Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, at Cass County Memorial Hospital in Atlantic. Bruce was born May 7, 1931, in Amboy, to Roy and Esther Conibear.


  13. Bellevue village trustee charged in road rage caseRead the original story

    Tuesday | WAND-TV Decatur

    A Bellevue village trustee is facing felony charges following what police say was a road rage incident in which he was stabbed. Aaron Lannert was arrested on charges of aggravated battery and unlawful vehicular invasion after stab wounds to his left shoulder were treated at a Peoria hospital.


  14. Storm the Castle 5K Nov. 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    The race begins at 2 p.m. and ends on the soccer midfield. Food, plus a silent auction, is available. Gatehouse Media Publications Original content available for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons license, except where noted. Woodford Times - Peoria, IL


  15. Brother keeps sister's memory alive through Theresa Tracy Trot Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    ... at . Packets can be picked up from 4-7 p.m. Oct. 31 at Running Central, 311 SW Water St., Peoria. EAST PEORIA - At this time of year Theresa Tracy loved to go to Tanner's Orchard, her brother Orin Naramore recalls. He also ...


  16. RLI Adds New Healthcare Liability DivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Insurance Journal West

    Peoria, Ill.-based RLI Corp. has launched a new healthcare liability division, RLI Healthcare, and added Scott Ducey to lead the operation as vice president. RLI will provide liability insurance coverage for targeted risks that include, but are not limited to, integrated hospital systems, long-term care facilities , outpatient care facilities and clinical research providers.


  17. How much do you know about pumpkins?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    ... A whopping 80% of commercially grown pumpkins in the United States are grown within a 90 mile radius of nearby Peoria, Illinois, making this region the pumpkin capital of the world. As you carve your Halloween pumpkins this year at an average cost ...


  18. Peoria, Illinois resident, Mark Lorentz, discovers Dan Hampton's...Read the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | PressReleasePoint

    October 15, 2014 - Peoria resident, Mark Lorentz recently found hall of famer Dan Hampton's missing wallet at the Associated Bank branch on East Washington Street in East Peoria, Illinois. The lost wallet is part of a fan engagement and United Way donation program sponsored by Associated Bank.


  19. South Dakota resident, Andrew Theis, discovers Dan Hampton's wallet ...Read the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | PressReleasePoint

    October 20, 2014 - Brooking, South Dakota resident Andrew Theis recently found hall of famer Dan Hampton's missing wallet at Marshall Plaza on NE Water Street in Peoria, Illinois. The lost wallet is part of a fan engagement and United Way donation program sponsored by Associated Bank.


  20. Faulkner roundup: Conway's Cloe fourth in HS Overall golf; UCA men's soccer and women's soccerRead the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... He had to make an 8-foot par putt to clinch the victory. Payton Wilhoit of Searcy finished third at 40-36-76, PEORIA, Ill. - Bradley scored goal in the last minute Saturday night to edge the University of Central Arkansas men's soccer team, 1-0. The ...


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