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  1. Illinois celebrates National Ag DayRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... million people. BRANDT served as the backdrop for the event, a multi-generation agribusiness established in Pleasant Plains and currently located in Springfield. The Sangamon County family has built their agri-business from a small company to a ...

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  2. 2 kids struck in front of Pleasant Plains ESRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    Baltimore County police said a 5-year-old and a 7-year-old child were struck by a slow-moving vehicle in front of a school. Police said the children stepped into the path of the vehicle in front of Pleasant Plains Elementary School at 8:45 a.m. Wednesday.

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  3. Police Chief: Pleasant Plains Crash Merits 'Serious Discussion' on Pedestrian SafetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Patch.com

    After a brother and sister were hit by a car Wednesday morning outside Pleasant Plains Elementary School , Baltimore County police are urging parents to review rules of the road with their children. "This incident is an example [of] why parents need to have a serious discussion with their children about pedestrian safety ," Baltimore County Police Chief Jim Johnson said in a statement Wednesday afternoon.

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  4. 2 students hit by car at Pleasant Plains ESRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | ABC2 Maryland

    Baltimore County police confirmed the two students were struck just before 9 a.m. outside of Pleasant Plains Elementary School, located at 8300 Pleasant Plains Road. #BCoPD on the scene at Pleasant Plains Elementary School where two children have been hit by a vehicle.

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  5. Local Highlight Reel for March 3rdRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    Macomb student section gears Bombers to Sectional title appearance with 51-45 win over Pleasant Plains.

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  6. Farmers seek DMCA exemption to modify or repair high-tech proprietary ...Read the original story

    Feb 5, 2015 | Techmeme

    Farmers seek DMCA exemption to modify or repair high-tech proprietary agriculture equipment that is making DIY repairs impossible - New High-Tech Farm Equipment Is a Nightmare for Farmers - A central Illinois corn farmer, on top of his combine, is silhouetted against the setting sun in Pleasant Plains, Illinois on Sept.

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  7. Havana Lady Ducks hold off Canton to capture the 2014 LTC 50-43Read the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Cass County Star-Gazette

    ... Mallory Battefeld led all scorers in the contest with 24 points, with teammate Sydnee LaGrande adding 19. Pleasant Plains, ranked ninth in the LTC seeding, defeated lllini Central by twenty in a 55-35 contest to claim the Consolation Trophy. The ...

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  8. Lincoln represented on elite Central Illinois Junior Football League All-star TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... I agreed.' The Central Illinois Junior Football League (CJFL) is made up of Athens, Petersburg, Riverton, Pleasant Plains, Williamsville, Auburn, New Berlin and North Mac. The elite team training season began at the close of the Lincoln Youth ...

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  9. US agriculture has big appetite for Cuba tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Greenwich Citizen

    In this Sept. 27, 2014 file photo, a central Illinois corn farmer, on top of his combine, is silhouetted against the setting sun while harvesting corn in Pleasant Plains, Ill.

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  10. US agriculture has big appetite for Cuba tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Sept. 27, 2014 file photo, a central Illinois corn farmer, on top of his combine, is silhouetted against the setting sun while harvesting corn in Pleasant Plains, Ill.

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  11. LCHS Junior Varsity wins Athens Scholastic BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... Sophomore Invitational against 11 other teams from the area. They went 4-1 in pool play, only loosing to Pleasant Plains by a slim 10 point margin. However, with a three way tie for first in the pool, Lincoln came out on top for point totals from ...

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  12. Saukees show improvements during Turkey TourneyRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 | Pike Press

    ... Pittsfield finished sixth place. Payson Seymour won the tourney with a 3-1 mark, followed by Macomb and Pleasant Plains, also 3-1; and Liberty (2-2); and Illini West (3-1). Western was also 1-3 for seventh and Lovejoy eighth at 0-4. Pleasant Plains ...

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  13. Alan D. Smith July 26, 1952-November 24, 2014Read the original story

    Nov 26, 2014 | Cass County Star-Gazette

    ... two brothers, David Smith (wife, Joan) of Springfield and Gary Smith (companion, Lizabeth Lucas) of Pleasant Plains; an uncle and aunt, Darrell and Lavelda Smith of Virginia; and several cousins. He was preceded in death by his father. Alan ...

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  14. Springfield veteran charged with aggravated DUI in fatal crashRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2014 | Northwest Herald

    A U.S. Marine Corps veteran has been indicted for aggravated DUI in a crash that killed two people near Pleasant Plains. The State Journal-Register reports 27-year-old Andrea Little of Springfield was indicted Thursday.

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  15. Springfield Woman Faces More DUI Charges in Crash That Killed TwoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    Andrea Little, already facing aggravated DUI charges in connection with the deaths of two people outside Pleasant Plains, will now have to answer to more charges. Sangamon County State's Attorney John Milhiser says a grand jury is now tacking on aggravated charges of driving under the influence of marijuana.

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  16. Cold snap helps wake up wheat and corn pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

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

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  17. Pleasant Plains teachers picket amid negotiationsRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Teachers in a central Illinois school district are picketing in an effort to gain parents' support as contract negotiations stall. The State Journal-Register reports teachers in Pleasant Plains held signs Wednesday that read "Let's work together for kids" and "Make it better."

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  18. Pleasant Plains PicketingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    The signs Wednesday read "Let's work together for kids" and "Make it better." The teachers have been working under an expired contract for nearly three months and negotiations over a new contract began in April.

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  19. Pleasant Plains Teachers Demand Higher PayRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Pleasant Plains teachers formed a sea of red, Wednesday evening. Supporting their union leaders as they met with the school board.

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  20. FREE Preview: Class 3ARead the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | Rivals.com

    ... will need to get past. The Sangamo has three other schools in this Quad, those being Auburn, New Berlin, and Pleasant Plains. I really like Auburn as they usually put together long playoff runs, and New Berlin has a very potent passing attack that ...

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