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The Illinois State Fair kicks off it’s 2022 run Thursday at the Illinois State Fair in Springfield with new attractions and a freeze on entrance prices, which are the same as 2021. Friday, local Lawrence […]


The St Francisville City Council met Wednesday in regular monthly session and hear from Mayor Danny Lynn that all six of the city water wells are now up and running. The city had to rebuild […]


The Knox County Association for Retarded Citizens (KCARC) has announced that Nash Dunn will assume the reins of the organization as President. He had been serving as interim President since Mike Carney left in April. […]

Area Obituaries

Cheryl Lynn (Spidel) Alka

Cheryl Lynn (Spidel) Alka, age 74, of Lawrenceville, Illinois flew away to her Heavenly home on August 10, 2022, after a long-term battle with illness. She was born on February 06, 1948, the first child […]

Sandra Kay Stivers

Sandra Kay Stivers, age 81 of rural Sumner, passed away Thursday, August 4, 2022 in Vincennes, IN at Good Samaritan. She was born in Litchfield on February 28, 1941 to Bruce and Martha Jane (Enloe) […]

John D. Crump

John D. Crump, age 66 of Bridgeport, passed away Sunday, July 31, 2022 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Indiana. He was born on November 27, 1955 in Lawrenceville to Harold and Sarah (Frederick) Crump. […]

Robert Bromfield Goodlink

Robert Bromfield Goodlink, age 75, of Lawrenceville, Illinois passed away on Monday, August 01, 2022 at Bridgepointe Health Campus in Vincennes, Indiana. He was born on December 06, 1946 in Lawrenceville, Illinois, the son of […]

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