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  • graduation

    Recruit Training CommandGREAT LAKES – Navy Seaman Recruit Mandy J. Olds recently completed U.S. Navy ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • FFA members attend competition

    SAVANNA – The West Carroll FFA Chapter hosted the Oct. 2 soil judging contest for Section 1 FFA.Chri ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Annual praise program set in Dixon

    DIXON – The sixth annual Community Praise Night will be at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 9 in the auditorium of Dixon High School, 300 Lincoln Statue Drive.
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Amboy Student of the Month

    Madeline Ely, 17, of Amboy, is Amboy High School’s September Student of the Month. Her parents are Dennis and Linda Ely, and she has a brother, Trento ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Denmark vs. Rock Falls

    Editor’s note: Tess Schaefer, a Rock Falls Township High School junior, is spending 10 months in Denmark in the Rotary Club’s student exchange program ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Books, goodies wanted for sale

    MORRISON – Odell Public Library’s annual book and bake sale will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 8 in the community room at the library, 307 S. Madison ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Benefit to help local shelter

    DIXON – The 13th annual Fur Ball benefit for Granny Rose Animal Shelter will be Nov. 8 at the Brandywine, 441 state Route 2.
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Tickets available for Kiwanis raffle

    DIXON – Golden K Kiwanis members will sell tickets for their Golden K Raffle.Tickets are $1 each and ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Bushel donations to help fairgrounds

    This fall, Lee County farmers can support the Lee County Fair Association by donating bushels of corn, soybeans, wheat, and oats, through local elevat ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Firefighters set time for contest, party

    MANLIUS – Members of the Manlius Fire Department recently gathered for their October meeting at the fire hall.
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Rock Falls graduate accepts honor

    KNOB NOSTER, Mo. – Air Force Guard Tech Sgt. Joseph J. Swanson accepted the Flag of Freedom Award Oct. 4.
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Carroll County 4-H clubs to gather

    MOUNT CARROLL – The following meeting and activities are planned by Carroll County 4-H groups:■ The ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Reading saves the day at Amboy Central School

    AMBOY – The Amboy Central Parent Teacher Club Book Fair will be Nov. 3-7 at Amboy Central School, 30 E. Provost St.
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Home meal coursed planned

    STERLING – Home cooking workshops will be available this fall and winter at Woodlawn Arts Academy, 3807 Woodlawn Road.
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Hospice’s fundraiser starts with sweet treats

    Hospice of the Rock River Valley’s 25th Festival of Trees will kick off with the Holiday Designs and Desserts decorating show Nov. 12 at Bethel Reform ...
    Oct. 25, 2014 - 1:15 am
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