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  1. Milhiser: Andrea Little Could Face More Charges in DUI DeathsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WYMG-FM Springfield

    ... Illinois." Little has a previous DUI. She alledgedly struck the car being driven by Danielle Allen, 16, of Pleasant Plains Friday night. Also killed in the wreck was a passenger of Little's: Steven Moore, 35, of Jacksonville. She faces up to 28 ...

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  2. Woman Charged in Deadly CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WAND-TV Decatur

    A Springfield woman has been charged with two counts of aggravated driving under the influence in connection with a crash that killed a passenger and and a Pleasant Plains High School student. The Illinois State Police also cited Andrea E. Little, 27, for improper lane usage, driving too fast for conditions, improper overtaking, operating an uninsured vehicle, illegal transportation of alcohol, and following too closely.

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  3. Springfield Woman Held in DUI DeathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WTAX-AM Springfield

    A Springfield woman is being charged with two counts of aggravated DUI following the deaths of a 16-year old Pleasant Plains girl and another person. Andrea Little is being held on 1-million dollars bond after her arrest Saturday.

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  4. Weekend Crash Kills 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    A weekend accident near Pleasant Plains killed two people. The coroner says they are 16-year-old Danielle Allen of Pleasant Plains and 35-year-old Steven Moore of Jacksonville.

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  5. Riverton tops Pittsfield 18-7, but Saukees play solid football all the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Pike Press

    The Saukees' Jesse Drone tries to escape a Pleasant Plains tackler last Friday night. Drone, only a junior, will be back again next year for Pittsfield.

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  6. Saukees fall in close one against Pleasant Plains 14-7; show promise for futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Pike Press

    ... is not giving up, even with the toughest odds. Pittsfield did just that this past Friday and roared back on Pleasant Plains in a 14-7 football loss. Pleasant Plains scored seven points in the second quarter and scored again in the fourth with 5 ...

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  7. USDA's huge harvest expectations still growingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Journal and Courier

    USDA's huge harvest expectations still growing Some farmers, accustomed to receiving higher prices, are struggling to cover costs. Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1vY4gAo Some of the corn crop in Pleasant Plains, Illinois, is harvested, but nationally, only 12 percent of the crop is in.

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  8. Pittsfield football boys look to rebound after loss to WilliamsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Pike Press

    ... Simonson said helps considerably. 'We will have more seniors than that next year,' Simonson added. 'We have Pleasant Plains this week, then Riverton and we are going to Auburn for the ninth game of the season. Our goal is to come out of the next two ...

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  9. Men to prepare pulled pork at gameRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 9 | Pike Press

    Lion Bout The Q, which consists of Mike Spann and Peter Wright, will prepare pulled pork sandwiches for Friday's home game against Pleasant Plains. Spann and Wright plan to have two roasted pans full of pulled pork.

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  10. Soggy weather slows state's corn, soybean harvestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Deseret News

    In this Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, with rain storms in the forecast, central Illinois corn farmers race against the setting sun while harvesting this year's crop of corn in Pleasant Plains, Ill.

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  11. America's Cup Antiques, named after coffee sign on side of the buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | Examiner.com

    Back when, advertising wasn't a billboard on the nonexistent highway, but a sign painted on the side of the building. In Pleasant Plains, Larry and Diane Pankey named their antique store after that painting from long ago.

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  12. Illinois: A central Illinois corn farmer, climbing onto his combine,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | SFGate

    Illinois: A central Illinois corn farmer, climbing onto his combine, is silhouetted against the setting sun while harvesting this year's crop of corn in Pleasant Plains, Ill. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Illinois' corn harvest continues creeping along, though recently favorable weather enabled growers to spend more time bringing in the crop.

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  13. INB employees provide hygiene kits to local charities including Mount ...Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... Illinois Inner City Mission Matthew Project Mercy House Mt. Pulaski Christian Church & Zion Lutheran Church Pleasant Plains Food Pantry Riverton Catholic Church Sojourn House Southside Christian After School Program St. John's Breadline This Act of ...

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  14. AP's top photos of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Stars and Stripes

    A central Illinois corn farmer, climbing onto his combine, is silhouetted against the setting sun while harvesting this year's crop of corn in Pleasant Plains, Ill., on Sept. 27, 2014.

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  15. 10 Things to See: A week of top AP photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | The Lebanon Daily News

    ... onto his combine, is silhouetted against the setting sun while harvesting this year's crop of corn in Pleasant Plains, Ill. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Illinois' corn harvest continues creeping along, though recently favorable weather ...

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  16. Jane Addams Team Wins Softball Regional CrownRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... final. The winner moves on to the state quarterfinals at 4 p.m. Sept. 26 in Normal against the winner of the Pleasant Plains sectional. The third place and state championship games are Sept. 27. Addams softball squad members are Jacqui Abogado, ...

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  17. USDA: Rain, cold hampering cropRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | The Daily Gazette

    A central Illinois corn farmer begins to harvest this year's crops of corn Sept. 1 in Pleasant Plains.

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  18. Opportunity for students to explore EngineeringRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... from throughout central Illinois, including Athens, Auburn, Beardstown, Carlinville, Chatham, Jacksonville, Pleasant Plains, Rochester, Springfield and Taylorville. Exploring is part of Learning for Life's career education program for young men and ...

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  19. A central Illinois corn farmer begins to harvest his corn crop on Monday in Pleasant Plains, Ill.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Door Reminder

    Grain prices drop as crop outlook improves Euro hits lowest level in over a year Check out this story on greenbaypressgazette.com: http://gbpg.net/1rQCE0o Corn, wheat and soybean prices all fell to the lowest level in years this week, driven by expectations for a bountiful global harvest. U.S. farmers are expected to haul in record-sized corn and soybean crops this fall, and better outlooks for crops in Brazil and Europe are boosting the prospects of bin-busting global production.

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  20. Benjamin T. MeeceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Martinsburg Journal

    ... and husband, Will, of Charles Town; three grandsons, Jason Parker III, of Charles Town, Joshua Parker, of Pleasant Plains, Illinois, and Ayden Parker, of Charles Town; three sisters, Margie Love, Glenda Marr and Theresa Bolser; four brothers, ...

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