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Michael Hillegas DAR chapter welcomes state officers
The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, Illinois State Organization, District VII held its spring meeting recently at Kokopelli's in Marion.
Jun 5, 2018 2:55 PM
Eldorado Garden Study Club visits Peony Hill Farm
On May 17, members of the Eldorado Garden Study Club visited the Hilliard's Peony Hill Farm in Harrisburg.
Submitted by the Eldorado Garden Study Club
Jun 5, 2018 12:05 PM
Red Hats for God hold joint April/May meeting
On May 1, the Red Hats for God gathered at KFC in Harrisburg. While waiting for everyone to arrive, we enjoyed visiting with each other. After our prayer was given by Crown Princess Nosey Posey Shirley Harris, we enjoyed our delicious dinner.
Submitted by the Red Hats for God
Jun 1, 2018 12:18 PM
David Otten: On the subject of prayer, both private and public
Greetings from Faith Lutheran Church in Eldorado. Prayer has always been a blessing to each Christian and to the church.
By David Otten
Jun 1, 2018 12:17 PM
Nancy Lambert: How to learn, but still have fun, on family field trips
Reprinted here is an article by Susan Sloop, U of I Extension Educator, Family Life. What is a family field trip? When you and your child travel into the wide world with learning as your goal, you are on a field trip! Your destination can be as close as the front porch or as distant as a museum in another town. What are the secrets of successful family field trips? Plan with care.
By Nancy Lambert
Jun 1, 2018 12:14 PM
Plans being finalized for 2018 Saline County 4-H livestock shows
The Saline County 4-H Livestock Committee will meet at 8 p.m. on Thursday, June 7 at the Extension office. All committee members and other interested 4-H members and volunteers are welcome to attend. We will be finalizing plans for the upcoming 2018 4-H Livestock shows, cleanups, weigh-outs, and discussing the Livestock Auction. See you there! Small Pets Forms
By Nancy Lambert
May 31, 2018 5:01 PM
Annual Eldorado Study Club plant sale brings out a lot of green thumbs
ELDORADO -- Beautiful weather and a bountiful selection made for a successful annual plant sale by the Eldorado Garden Study Club, its president said Wednesday. "We opened at 7 a.m., and we sold a lot of plants in that first hour," President Carol Hines said. "We had about 2,000 plants, and we sold the majority of what we had during that time."
By Travis DeNeal
May 31, 2018 4:58 PM
104-year-old Harrisburg veteran recalls war, experiences
One of the most prized videos saved on Tammy Smith's phone is the 90 seconds that captures more than 50 third-graders standing and singing "God Bless The USA." At the center of this collage of young bodies is an older man, chair-bound and grinning. Atop his head, a black baseball cap with the U.S. Merchant Marines Veteran logo. On either side of him, the children finish the song.
By Brett Pinkerton
May 31, 2018 4:39 PM
Harrisburg Scouts place flags on vets' graves
Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts from Harrisburg gathered Wednesday evening to honor the veterans buried in the city's sprawling Sunset Lawn Cemetery by placing American flags at the grave of each veteran.
By Travis DeNeal
May 31, 2018 4:35 PM
Gallatin County, 'Gateway to the Illinois Territory', raises the bicentennial flag
On May 20 in Old Shawneetown, considered the historic gateway to the Illinois Territory, the Gallatin County Historical Society held a Bicentennial Flag ceremony to honor our state's history.
Submitted by Christy Short, Gallatin County Historical Society
May 31, 2018 4:25 PM
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