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Vaccines Save Lives And Are Safe

Vaccines Save Lives And Are Safe The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is offering a reminder that vaccines protect against a number of serious and potentially life-threatening diseases. Vaccines give parents the safe, proven power to protect their children from serious diseases like measles and whooping cough (pertussis). “Most young parents in the U.S.

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Peanut Butter Drive Helps Haitian Kids Learn

Peanut Butter Drive Helps Haitian Kids Learn A peanut butter sandwich probably seems like a pretty simple, perhaps boring food by American standards. In Haiti though, in our own backyard, geographically speaking, a peanut butter sandwich can mean the difference between a day of dealing with hunger pangs and day of learning. Providing these sandwiches

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Giving Thanks

Giving Thanks Nashville – December 6, 2017 Susan Roethemeyer susansmr@juno.com Giving thanks at Thanksgiving is something most people do as a matter of course. It is an automatic mind-set of the time of year. This is a bit late for Thanksgiving, but truthfully, giving thanks is something we ought to do all year long. Being

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HCE Arts And Crafts Program January 23 In Irvington

HCE Arts And Crafts Program January 23 In Irvington Washington County HCE is hosting a craft program, painting barn quilts or a wooden door hanger at the Irvington Community Center located at 206 Huron Street, Irvington. Supplies will be provided for painting the barn quilt or door hanger so the cost for 2×2 barn quilt

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Richview: December 6, 2017

Melody Turner 314-0684 Republic Services is picking up trash in Richview. Please have your trash to the curb by 6 am on Wednesday if they miss you please call 618 -693- 3164 and they will make every effort to service you as soon as possible. REPUBLIC Services observes the following Holidays 1.New Years Day 2.

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Addieville: December 6, 2017

Darlene Ostendorf (618) 424-7779 We enjoyed another nice weather weekend. Several from here attended the Okawville Christmas stroll over the weekend.  I Enjoyed all the history at Pine Lake Farm. Shirley Braeutigam, Joyce Klingenberg, and Darlene Ostendorf attended the Holiday Cabaret & Fair “It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas” at Belleville on Friday

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Venedy: December 6, 2017

Ora Mae Droege 824-6326 St. Salvator Lutheran Church, Venedy Rev. Art Eichhorn, Pastor 9:00 am – Sunday School 10:00 am – Sunday Worship Service Isaiah 40: 1 – 11; 2 Peter 3: 8 – 14; Mark 1: 1 – 8 St. John’s United Church of Christ, Johannisburg Rev. Bill Groennert,  Pastor  8:30 am – Sunday

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Hoyleton: December 6, 2017

Patricia Rensing rensing1@hotmail.com The Hoyleton Lions’ meeting was called to order Tuesday, November 28 by President Tim Schnitker. Members expressed a moment of silence in tribute to Lloyd Spenner, a longtime, faithful member of the Club. Marvin Haake recalled sponsoring Lloyd and Butch Spenner thanked the Club for the floral tribute honoring his brother. Discussion

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Ashley: December 6, 2017

Melody Turner 314-0684 Dalman’s is your new trash service and the new Trash day is Thursday. Ashley Marketplace is now open 7 am to 7 pm seven days a week. Sin-C Vapors is open in Ashley be sure to check out their Facebook page for daily specials. Ashley United Methodist Church services with Pastor Randy

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Dalman’s Disposal Contract Approved By Village Of Okawville

Dalman’s Disposal Contract Approved By Village Of Okawville By Alex Johannes The Okawville Village Board met on the evening of Monday, November 27, 2017 for their regular monthly meeting. Garbage Collection After the board members’ concern at last month’s meeting of the new trash collection contract from Republic Services, the board approved to hire Dalman’s

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