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A Freeze Warning is in effect from 1 a.m. – 9 a.m. Wednesday. Temperatures Wednesday morning are forecast to dip to as low as 27. New early season vegetation could be damaged or killed.

60-year-old Bernice D. Cole of Fairfield

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Keith Reid photo78-year-old Albion resident, Duane “Keith” Reid died at 8:06 a.m. Sunday, April 13 in Evansville. He had been an auctioneer and worked in real estate for 47 years.  He was a member of the Hermitage Lodge #356, the Ainad

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claro32-year-old Harrisburg resident, Pauline Catherine Claro died at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 12 at her home. She had been a CNA.

Survivors include her mother, Dianna Schell of Summerfield, FL and father, Richard Claro of Alabama; a sister, Kimberly Davis

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Jack ArnwineJack H. Arnwine, 69, of Cisne, IL passed away at 8:00PM Sunday, April 13, 2014 at his home.  He was a Sales Territory Manager for Becker Underwood/BASF and previously taught at Cisne High School.  He was a member

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83-year-old Wayne City resident, Phyllis M. Breiling died at 11:56 p.m. Saturday, April 12 at her home. She was a homemaker.

Survivors include sons, David Squires of Wisconsin, Paul Squires of Albuquerque, NM and Joe Squires of Oilton, OK; daughters,

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The National Weather Service has issued a “Freeze Watch” from late Tuesday night through Wednesday morning.  Temperatures are forecast to dip to as low as 28 in many areas of the region.  With little or no wind expected,

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76-year-old Bone Gap resident, Clara “Darlene” Short died at 3:30 a.m. Friday, April 11 at Way-Fair in Fairfield.

Survivors include three sons, Roscoe of Albion, Tim of Princeton, IN and Victor of Bone Gap; two daughters, Carol Short of Albion

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rexRex Davidson, 75 year old resident of Fairfield Illinois, died Thursday, April 10th at 1:10 p.m. at home. He was a retired truck driver.

He is survived by three daughters, Stella Stomper and husband Lucien of Florida, Dana Robinson

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Lowery, PClosing arguments and jury deliberations are slated today today in the criminal sexual abuse trial of suspended White County jailer Phillip Lowery. Lowery is accused of having unlawful sexual contact with a 4-year-old girl.  Edwards County State’s Attorney Michael

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56-year-old Cabot, Arkansas resident, Edward Eugene Solomon died Monday, April 7 at Baptist Health Center in Little Rock, Arkansas.  He served in Desert Storm; was a member of the 61st Airborne Squadron – Green Hornets and the 62nd Airlift

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