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  1. Gladys S HoytRead the original story

    Thursday | RiverBender.com Obits

    Gladys S. Hoyt, 94, formerly of Wood River, passed away 11:30 a.m. July 19, 2014 at her residence.

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  2. Barbara Nell CoxRead the original story

    Thursday | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... great grandchildren. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. Monday at Marks Mortuary in Wood River. Rev. Matthew Price will officiate.

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  3. Police Reports for ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | RiverBender.com

    In local police reports, the Madison County Sheriff's Department arrested 19 year old Gregory Chase Beckstrom of the 1500 block of Esther in Wood River for burglary.

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  4. Wood River Garbage Bids RejectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | RiverBender.com

    The Wood River City Council will again be soliciting bids for garbage and recycling service.

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  5. Hugh S GoodrichRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... two grandchildren and their spouses, Amanda and Scott Kuhlman of Maryville and Samuel and Rachel Wineinger of Wood River; one great grandson, Alex a sister and brother-in-law, Ruth and Don Knox of Decatur, IL and a brother, Junior Goodrich of ...

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  6. Harold M DuvallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... are 3 sisters, Dorothy Bertoletti of Alton, Florence (Bob) Brandt of Bryan, Ohio, and Velma (Augie) Schmidt of Wood River; a brother, John A. (Joyce) Duvall of Foster Township; and numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Tuesday, ...

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  7. Volunteers Clean Up Local CemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | RiverBender.com

    ... Woodland Hill Cemetery spent several hours cleaning up the property on Sunday. Groups of citizens from East Alton Wood River expressed their displeasure with the condition of the cemetery earlier this month before taking it upon themselves to clean ...

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  8. Coroner Rules On Multiple CasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | RiverBender.com

    ... victim to had diphenhyrdamine and morphine in her system at the time of death. 40-year old Cleophus Richardson of Wood River was pronounced dead at Alton Memorial Hospital on May 27th. In that case the coroner's office reports the victim died as a ...

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  9. Coroner: 2 recent deaths drug-related accidentsRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Stephen Nonn says 40-year-old Cleophus Richardson died in May after being found unresponsive in his Wood River home.

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  10. Pat FitzgeraldRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... 1954, in Springfield, Illinois the son of the late James and Katherine (Zupan) Fitzgerald. On October 4, 2008, in Wood River, Illinois he married his lifelong partner of 28 years Letha Fennewald and she survives. Other survivors include two sisters ...

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  11. Police Reports for ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | RiverBender.com

    ... domestic battery and unlawful possession of cannabis. 36 year old Amanda Jo Hampton of the 900 block of Acton in Wood River on a failure to appear warrant for possession of a controlled substance. 19 year old Aaron Harvey of the 100 block of ...

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  12. Police Reports for WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | RiverBender.com

    Wood River Police were holding 33 year old Jessica Watson of the 300 block of Picker in Wood River for robbery.

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  13. Austin Jazz WilcoxRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... of Godfrey, IL. He graduated early with Honors from Alton High School. He was a member of 1st Assembly of God in Wood River, IL. He was very involved with Misfits for Jesus where he and his father evangelized and led worship for the homeless in St. ...

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  14. Antique Amoco sign stolen from Illinois museumRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 13 | WAND-TV Decatur

    The Telegraph says someone unbolted an antique Amoco sign in the yard outside the Wood River Museum and made off with it.

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  15. East Alton Woman Facing Heroin ChargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | RiverBender.com

    An East Alton woman involved in a traffic accident last week in Wood River is facing felony drug charges.

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  16. Jacob Josiah WalkerRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 13 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... in law: Shana and Jason Lewis of Rosewood Heights, one brother: Jeremie Sanders and his fianc: Kandis Boden of Wood River, his maternal grandfather: William Walker of Rosewood Heights, his maternal grandmother: Mary Walker of Cottage Hills, his ...

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  17. Sherry Elizabeth AntrobusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... Church) in Alton. She loved being a Grandma and Great Grandma. Surviving is a daughter, Jennifer Floyed of Wood River, two sons, Scott Antrobus of Columbia, IL, and Chuck Antrobus of Cottage Hills, six grandchildren, Eric Scott Antrobus, Jocelyn ...

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  18. John Rene OryRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... Ory. A World War II navy veteran, he had been a co-owner of Ory Brothers before retiring. On May 16, 1953 in Wood River, he married the former Jane M. Roffman. She died June 25, 1993. Surviving are two sons, Jim Ory of Edwardsville, Larry Ory of ...

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  19. First Clover Leaf Bank Now Offers R.C. Giltner Services' PaySoundA ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Business Wire

    ... Corp. , is led by President and CEO David Kuhl. The bank has three branches in Edwardsville, Ill., a branch in Wood River, Ill, a branch in Highland, Ill and a loan production office in O'Fallon, Ill. Louisville, Kentucky-based R.C. Giltner Services ...

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  20. Donald James ChurchRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... step-great grandchildren; three brothers, Jack Waits of North Dakota, Fred Church of Bethalto, Carl Church of Wood River; a sister, Gay Lynn Dickens of North Carolina. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. Wednesday at Hearts Harvest Fellowship Church, ...

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