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Carroll's Bench 2A bench in memory of Carroll Hilliard will be dedicated on Saturday, November 1 at the Hanna House Museum in Fairfield.  Carroll worked for many years at Frontier Community College in Fairfield.  The public is invited to attend

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Geneva Louise (Bynum) Greenwood, 89, of Flora, Illinois, died at 2:07 a.m. on Thursday, October 23, 2014, at Clay County Hospital in Flora, Illinois. She was a member of Bethlehem Christian Church.

Survivors include a son, James Greenwood of

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aydtMartha K. Aydt, age 66, a resident of Dahlgren, IL passed away at 9:30 A.M. Thursday, October 23rd at her home. She was a homemaker, and a member of the St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church of Dahlgren, IL.

Survivors include:

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MINNIE MOSBARGERMinnie O. Mosbarger, 88, of Grayville, Illinois, died Wednesday, October 22, 2014, at Wabash Christian Retirement Center in Carmi, Illinois. Minnie was a member of the First Christian Church in Grayville.  She was owner of Super M Discount Store

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77-year-old Grayville resident, Aubrey Howard died at 4:10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22 at his home.  A veteran, he was a retired coal miner.

Survivors include his wife, Brenda of Grayville; a daughter, Amy L. Howard and husband Dereck of

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Fire heavily damaged a mobile home on North First Street in Fairfield Wednesday afternoon. Firefighters were called to 1007 North First Street shortly before 1 p.m.  Police said the last known occupant of the home was Billy Smith. 

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Jack Elton Link, 89, a resident of Route 2 McLeansboro, IL died at 7:22 A.M. Wednesday, October 22, 2014 in the Veterans Administration Facility in Marion, IL. He was a retired farmer and a US Army veteran, who served in

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campbell76-year-old McLeansboro resident, Jackie Carlton Campbell died at 7:45 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22 at Hamilton Memorial Hospital in McLeansboro. A member of the Hopewell Baptist Church in McLeansboro, he graduated from McLeansboro Township High School, Rend Lake Junior College and

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A crowd estimated to be around 400 gathered at the First Christian Church in Fairfield Tuesday evening for the second of three scheduled pro-fracking meetings. The town-hall meetings are being staged by a group called Opportunities in Land.  One

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Residents interested in the development of oil-rich shale formations in Southern Illinois will gather this evening in Fairfield for a town hall meeting. Local environmental engineer Jerry Quindry will be one of the featured speakers. Quindry will discuss the handling

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