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SaukValley.com
New principal to take the helm at West Carroll Highin educational administration at Bradley University in Peoria, and in December
New principal to take the helm at West Carroll High
SaukValley.com / Posted 14 hours ago
in educational administration at Bradley University in Peoria, and in December will complete the superintendency program at Western Illinois University in Macomb. While at Geneseo, Utsinger was awarded the Illinois Principals Association Assistant... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Poetry Fest Finale: Inaugural Macomb Poetry Festival was ‘well attended’committee member Barbara Harroun, the inagural event was well-attended. Harroun
Poetry Fest Finale: Inaugural Macomb Poetry Festival was ‘well attended’
McDonough County Voice / Posted 2 days ago
committee member Barbara Harroun, the inagural event was well-attended. Harroun, an assistant professor of English at Western Illinois University, said the festival’s indoor events held on the WIU campus and at downtown venues might have been... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Ex-Aquin golfer Michael Jacobs has Augustana rollingNorth Central College won the men's team title with 169.5.— Steve McShane (Free
Ex-Aquin golfer Michael Jacobs has Augustana rolling
The Journal-Standard / Posted 2 days ago
North Central College won the men's team title with 169.5.— Steve McShane (Freeport) had a pair of multiple-hit games for Western Illinois University in their three-game series with North Dakota State. He was 2-for-4 in the 12-8 win, and 2-for-4... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Mary Macklinand her son, Stephen Macklin. She attended school in Princeton, graduating wit
Mary Macklin
Bureau County Republican / Posted 2 days ago
and her son, Stephen Macklin. She attended school in Princeton, graduating with honors from high school. She then attended Western Illinois University in Macomb where she met Edwin. They were married in April 1959. She graduated with honors from... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Vets see more cases of jaundice in petsstate funding keeps WIU operating Nearly 10 months with no Illinois state budg
Vets see more cases of jaundice in pets
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
state funding keeps WIU operating Nearly 10 months with no Illinois state budget and by now, every department at Western Illinois University has been hit by the impact. Nearly 10 months with no Illinois state budget and by now, every... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Reservoir upgrades to keep toxins out of local lakestate funding keeps WIU operating Nearly 10 months with no Illinois state budg
Reservoir upgrades to keep toxins out of local lake
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
state funding keeps WIU operating Nearly 10 months with no Illinois state budget and by now, every department at Western Illinois University has been hit by the impact. Nearly 10 months with no Illinois state budget and by now, every... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Dry, windy conditions fuel brush firestate funding keeps WIU operating Nearly 10 months with no Illinois state budg
Dry, windy conditions fuel brush fire
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
state funding keeps WIU operating Nearly 10 months with no Illinois state budget and by now, every department at Western Illinois University has been hit by the impact. Nearly 10 months with no Illinois state budget and by now, every... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
One rider sent to the hospital after ATV accidentin funding late Friday morning. Rauner has said he would sign the bill. It coul
One rider sent to the hospital after ATV accident
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 days ago
in funding late Friday morning. Rauner has said he would sign the bill. It could be welcomed relief for schools like Western Illinois University, who are struggling to stay afloat during the budget impasse. A temporary funding fix for... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Earth day work day event hopes to raise awarenessin funding late Friday morning. Rauner has said he would sign the bill. It coul
Earth day work day event hopes to raise awareness
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 days ago
in funding late Friday morning. Rauner has said he would sign the bill. It could be welcomed relief for schools like Western Illinois University, who are struggling to stay afloat during the budget impasse. A temporary funding fix for... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
A sigh of relief: Gov. Rauner expected to sign $600M stopgap bill for higher edof relief: Gov. Rauner expected to sign $600M stopgap bill for higher ed Poste
A sigh of relief: Gov. Rauner expected to sign $600M stopgap bill for higher ed
McDonough County Voice / Posted 5 days ago
of relief: Gov. Rauner expected to sign $600M stopgap bill for higher ed Posted Apr. 23, 2016 at 9:03 AM MACOMB — The Western Illinois University community can relax and breathe a temporary sigh of relief. Lawmakers on Friday approved an... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Tiny houses for homeless vetsin funding late Friday morning. Rauner has said he would sign the bill. It coul
Tiny houses for homeless vets
WGEM Quincy / Posted 6 days ago
in funding late Friday morning. Rauner has said he would sign the bill. It could be welcomed relief for schools like Western Illinois University, who are struggling to stay afloat during the budget impasse. A temporary funding fix for... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Illinois lawmakers pass $600M aid for struggling collegeslong wait for state help already has caused irreversible damage at some of the
Illinois lawmakers pass $600M aid for struggling colleges
Daily Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
long wait for state help already has caused irreversible damage at some of the state's higher education institutions. At Western Illinois University in Macomb, a few employees have lost their jobs, and another 110 have received notices they will... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Illinois lawmakers pass $600M aid for struggling collegeslong wait for state help already has caused irreversible damage at some of the
Illinois lawmakers pass $600M aid for struggling colleges
Northwest Herald / Posted 6 days ago
long wait for state help already has caused irreversible damage at some of the state's higher education institutions. At Western Illinois University in Macomb, a few employees have lost their jobs, and another 110 have received notices they will... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Emergency state funding keeps WIU operatingin funding late Friday morning. Rauner has said he would sign the bill. It coul
Emergency state funding keeps WIU operating
WGEM Quincy / Posted 6 days ago
in funding late Friday morning. Rauner has said he would sign the bill. It could be welcomed relief for schools like Western Illinois University, who are struggling to stay afloat during the budget impasse. A temporary funding fix for... Read more
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ABC News
Illinois Lawmakers Pass $600M Aid for Struggling Collegeslong wait for state help has already caused irreversible damage at some of the
Illinois Lawmakers Pass $600M Aid for Struggling Colleges
ABC News / Posted 6 days ago
long wait for state help has already caused irreversible damage at some of the state's higher education institutions. At Western Illinois University, in Macomb, a few employees have lost their jobs and another 110 have received notices that they... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
SVE offers high school coursesand available to substitute is urged to call Hermes. • Donna McCaw addressed t
SVE offers high school courses
Bureau County Republican / Posted 6 days ago
and available to substitute is urged to call Hermes. • Donna McCaw addressed the board. �She is a retired professor from Western Illinois University. �She has been working with SVE teachers for the past three years on the new evaluation tool and... Read more
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ABC News
Illinois Universities Grateful; Say More Neededoperate and would not wipe away the consequences of the 10-month state budget s
Illinois Universities Grateful; Say More Needed
ABC News / Posted 6 days ago
operate and would not wipe away the consequences of the 10-month state budget standoff. Matt Bierman is budget director at Western Illinois University. He said the $20 million that the Macomb school would get if Gov. Bruce Rauner signs the bill... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
State wants money back from local governmentson Thursday, May 5, at the Spoon River College Outreach Center on East Jackson
State wants money back from local governments
McDonough County Voice / Posted 6 days ago
on Thursday, May 5, at the Spoon River College Outreach Center on East Jackson Street. He said Macomb Mayor Mike Inman would preside over the session and Western Illinois University President Jack Thomas, a licensed minister, would give the s... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Poetic Innovation: Blackout poetry participants repurpose discarded booksparticipants repurpose discarded books Posted Apr. 22, 2016 at 11:23 AM By Mi
Poetic Innovation: Blackout poetry participants repurpose discarded books
McDonough County Voice / Posted 6 days ago
participants repurpose discarded books Posted Apr. 22, 2016 at 11:23 AM By Michelle LanghoutStaff ReporterMACOMB – Two Western Illinois University English professors were busy tearing up books at Malpass Library late Thursday morning.This was... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Harlem Ambassadors share inspirational messageVirginia Intermont College; and show performer Brittany Dorsey, from Providence
Harlem Ambassadors share inspirational message
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Virginia Intermont College; and show performer Brittany Dorsey, from Providence College. Announcer is Ryne Thorson, from Western Illinois University. They started Monday's program showing off their basketball skills and joining with the teachers... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Westen Illinois University taps into restricted funds to keep school openMCCOMB, Ill. -- The board of trustees for Western Illinois University is ready
Westen Illinois University taps into restricted funds to keep school open
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 7 days ago
MCCOMB, Ill. -- The board of trustees for Western Illinois University is ready to tap restricted funds to keep the school open. Officials said the budget impasse is to blame. Some faculty members have already been ordered to take furlough days and... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Dennis A. Lubbs505 First Ave., Sterling.�Burial will be at a later date at Greenville-Fairfiel
Dennis A. Lubbs
SaukValley.com / Posted 7 days ago
505 First Ave., Sterling.�Burial will be at a later date at Greenville-Fairfield Cemetery in New Bedford. A memorial has been established to help fund a scholarship at Western Illinois University. Visit mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com to send condolen... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Crews work to replant trees from July's windstormprotest Tuesday at WIU, upset over state funding cuts which have resulted in la
Crews work to replant trees from July's windstorm
WGEM Quincy / Posted 7 days ago
protest Tuesday at WIU, upset over state funding cuts which have resulted in layoffs. With hundreds of layoffs at Western Illinois University, students stage a walk-out. All in an effort to draw attention to the struggles caused by the... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Dennis Lubbswill be from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, April 23, at the McDonald Funeral Home, 505
Dennis Lubbs
Bureau County Republican / Posted 7 days ago
will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, April 23, at the McDonald Funeral Home, 505 First Ave., Sterling. Burial will be at Greenville-Fairfield Cemetery. A memorial has been established to help fund a scholarship at Western Illinois... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
WIU Trustees approve use of restricted fundsMACOMB — The Western Illinois University Board of Trustees held a brief special
WIU Trustees approve use of restricted funds
McDonough County Voice / Posted 7 days ago
MACOMB — The Western Illinois University Board of Trustees held a brief special meeting on Wednesday to approve the university’s use of restricted Auxiliary Facilities Systems funds.Due to state budget gridlock that’s left public universities without... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
‘Shaping the future’: WIU Women’s Center honors 30 years, looks ahead to futureCenter Director Janine Cavicchia charts a new course for herself, so does the c
‘Shaping the future’: WIU Women’s Center honors 30 years, looks ahead to future
McDonough County Voice / Posted 7 days ago
Center Director Janine Cavicchia charts a new course for herself, so does the center she has led for the past 18 years. The Western Illinois University Women’s Center honored the contributions of dozens of volunteers and supporters at its 30 year... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Macomb Park District plans ‘human foosball’Park on Saturday, May 7. Program Superintendent Rachel Lenz told the Macomb Par
Macomb Park District plans ‘human foosball’
McDonough County Voice / Posted 7 days ago
Park on Saturday, May 7. Program Superintendent Rachel Lenz told the Macomb Park Board of Commissioners this week that Western Illinois University Recreation, Park, and Tourism Administration students have designed a human foosball... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Illinois senate passes bill to legalize recreational marijuanaprotest Tuesday at WIU, upset over state funding cuts which have resulted in la
Illinois senate passes bill to legalize recreational marijuana
WGEM Quincy / Posted 8 days ago
protest Tuesday at WIU, upset over state funding cuts which have resulted in layoffs. With hundreds of layoffs at Western Illinois University, students stage a walk-out. All in an effort to draw attention to the struggles caused by the... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Is Illinois closer to decriminalizing marijuana?protest Tuesday at WIU, upset over state funding cuts which have resulted in la
Is Illinois closer to decriminalizing marijuana?
WGEM Quincy / Posted 8 days ago
protest Tuesday at WIU, upset over state funding cuts which have resulted in layoffs. With hundreds of layoffs at Western Illinois University, students stage a walk-out. All in an effort to draw attention to the struggles caused by the... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Quincy Schools and city compromise on school resource officer payprotest Tuesday at WIU, upset over state funding cuts which have resulted in la
Quincy Schools and city compromise on school resource officer pay
WGEM Quincy / Posted 8 days ago
protest Tuesday at WIU, upset over state funding cuts which have resulted in layoffs. With hundreds of layoffs at Western Illinois University, students stage a walk-out. All in an effort to draw attention to the struggles caused by the... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Quincy Fire Chief and union president at odds over automatic response agreementprotest Tuesday at WIU, upset over state funding cuts which have resulted in la
Quincy Fire Chief and union president at odds over automatic response agreement
WGEM Quincy / Posted 8 days ago
protest Tuesday at WIU, upset over state funding cuts which have resulted in layoffs. With hundreds of layoffs at Western Illinois University, students stage a walk-out. All in an effort to draw attention to the struggles caused by the... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Local trail expandingprotest Tuesday at WIU, upset over state funding cuts which have resulted in la
Local trail expanding
WGEM Quincy / Posted 8 days ago
protest Tuesday at WIU, upset over state funding cuts which have resulted in layoffs. With hundreds of layoffs at Western Illinois University, students stage a walk-out. All in an effort to draw attention to the struggles caused by the... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Keokuk Tourism Bureau worried about low funding from hotel/motel taxprotest Tuesday at WIU, upset over state funding cuts which have resulted in la
Keokuk Tourism Bureau worried about low funding from hotel/motel tax
WGEM Quincy / Posted 8 days ago
protest Tuesday at WIU, upset over state funding cuts which have resulted in layoffs. With hundreds of layoffs at Western Illinois University, students stage a walk-out. All in an effort to draw attention to the struggles caused by the... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Grant provides dozens of trees around elementary schoolprotest Tuesday at WIU, upset over state funding cuts which have resulted in la
Grant provides dozens of trees around elementary school
WGEM Quincy / Posted 8 days ago
protest Tuesday at WIU, upset over state funding cuts which have resulted in layoffs. With hundreds of layoffs at Western Illinois University, students stage a walk-out. All in an effort to draw attention to the struggles caused by the... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Multiple vehicle crash shuts down Gardner Expresswayprotest Tuesday at WIU, upset over state funding cuts which have resulted in la
Multiple vehicle crash shuts down Gardner Expressway
WGEM Quincy / Posted 8 days ago
protest Tuesday at WIU, upset over state funding cuts which have resulted in layoffs. With hundreds of layoffs at Western Illinois University, students stage a walk-out. All in an effort to draw attention to the struggles caused by the... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Local university taps into the last of its funding to keep goingprotest Tuesday at WIU, upset over state funding cuts which have resulted in la
Local university taps into the last of its funding to keep going
WGEM Quincy / Posted 8 days ago
protest Tuesday at WIU, upset over state funding cuts which have resulted in layoffs. With hundreds of layoffs at Western Illinois University, students stage a walk-out. All in an effort to draw attention to the struggles caused by the... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
First Honor Flight of 2016 set for takeoffto keep goingLocal university taps into the last of its funding to keep going
First Honor Flight of 2016 set for takeoff
WGEM Quincy / Posted 8 days ago
to keep goingLocal university taps into the last of its funding to keep going Students sit in the University Union on Western Illinois University campus on Wednesday. Western Illinois University officials say they are dipping into the last... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Car backs out of driveway, causes gas leakwalk out of class in protest Students at WIU walk out of class and rally in pr
Car backs out of driveway, causes gas leak
WGEM Quincy / Posted 8 days ago
walk out of class in protest Students at WIU walk out of class and rally in protest of cuts at the school. Dozens of Western Illinois University students walked out of class Tuesday protesting the state of the university and funding cuts in... Read more
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Ogle County News
Eighty-five attend Oregon Together planning sessioncommunity. The discussion was facilitated by Gisele Hamm and Linda Blaine of t
Eighty-five attend Oregon Together planning session
Ogle County News / Posted 8 days ago
community. The discussion was facilitated by Gisele Hamm and Linda Blaine of the Illinois Institute of Rural Affairs at Western Illinois University. � Following introductions, table groups generated a historical timeline of significant positive... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Harlem Ambassadors share inspirational messageVirginia Intermont College; and show performer Brittany Dorsey, from Providence
Harlem Ambassadors share inspirational message
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
Virginia Intermont College; and show performer Brittany Dorsey, from Providence College. Announcer is Ryne Thorson, from Western Illinois University. They started Monday's program showing off their basketball skills and joining with the teachers... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Two arrested after police find meth in Quincy hotel roomwalk out of class in protest Students at WIU walk out of class and rally in pr
Two arrested after police find meth in Quincy hotel room
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 days ago
walk out of class in protest Students at WIU walk out of class and rally in protest of cuts at the school. Dozens of Western Illinois University students walked out of class Tuesday protesting the state of the university and funding cuts in... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Hannibal's 2 Rivers Industries gets new equipment to meet growing demandwalk out of class in protest Students at WIU walk out of class and rally in pr
Hannibal's 2 Rivers Industries gets new equipment to meet growing demand
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 days ago
walk out of class in protest Students at WIU walk out of class and rally in protest of cuts at the school. Dozens of Western Illinois University students walked out of class Tuesday protesting the state of the university and funding cuts in... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Search warrant leads to three meth arrests in Quincywalk out of class in protest Students at WIU walk out of class and rally in pr
Search warrant leads to three meth arrests in Quincy
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 days ago
walk out of class in protest Students at WIU walk out of class and rally in protest of cuts at the school. Dozens of Western Illinois University students walked out of class Tuesday protesting the state of the university and funding cuts in... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Hannibal's 2 Rivers Industries gets new look to meet growing demandwalk out of class in protest Students at WIU walk out of class and rally in pr
Hannibal's 2 Rivers Industries gets new look to meet growing demand
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 days ago
walk out of class in protest Students at WIU walk out of class and rally in protest of cuts at the school. Dozens of Western Illinois University students walked out of class Tuesday protesting the state of the university and funding cuts in... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Tornado touches down in northeast Missouriwalk out of class in protest Students at WIU walk out of class and rally in pr
Tornado touches down in northeast Missouri
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 days ago
walk out of class in protest Students at WIU walk out of class and rally in protest of cuts at the school. Dozens of Western Illinois University students walked out of class Tuesday protesting the state of the university and funding cuts in... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Hannibal prepares for vacancy following mayoral electionwalk out of class in protest Students at WIU walk out of class and rally in pr
Hannibal prepares for vacancy following mayoral election
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 days ago
walk out of class in protest Students at WIU walk out of class and rally in protest of cuts at the school. Dozens of Western Illinois University students walked out of class Tuesday protesting the state of the university and funding cuts in... Read more
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Daily Herald
Dueling proposals trying to keep state universities open in the falldeemed to be the most desperate and unlikely to open in the fall -- Chicago Sta
Dueling proposals trying to keep state universities open in the fall
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
deemed to be the most desperate and unlikely to open in the fall -- Chicago State University, Eastern Illinois University, Western Illinois University and Northeastern Illinois University. State universities, community colleges and the Illinois... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Brynn Buckwalter dominates in shot put at meet(Polo), an Augustana thrower, took second in the hammer throw at the 27th Annua
Brynn Buckwalter dominates in shot put at meet
The Journal-Standard / Posted 9 days ago
(Polo), an Augustana thrower, took second in the hammer throw at the 27th Annual Lee Calhoun Memorial, which was hosted by Western Illinois University. Deets recorded a toss of 168-0. Augustana won the team title with 179 points. Lincoln College... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Rodney L. Scottand Dorothy K. (Harty) Scott. He graduated from Rock Falls High School in 1974
Rodney L. Scott
SaukValley.com / Posted 11 days ago
and Dorothy K. (Harty) Scott. He graduated from Rock Falls High School in 1974, then received his bachelor’s degree from Western Illinois University, and later received his master’s in education from St. Xavier University. Rod married Susan... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Macomb Poetry Festival set for April 21-23celebrate that heritage as well as National Poetry Month. John Hallwas, a disti
Macomb Poetry Festival set for April 21-23
McDonough County Voice / Posted 12 days ago
celebrate that heritage as well as National Poetry Month. John Hallwas, a distinguished professor emeritus of English at Western Illinois University, author, and columnist for the McDonough County Voice, said the idea for a poetry festival... Read more
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