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UNIT 10 BOARD MEETING POSTPONED

The Red Hill Unit 10 Board of Education was scheduled to meet in regular session Thursday evening but Unit 10 officials postponed the meeting until next week. It has been rescheduled for Tuesday, September 29th […]

KNOX COUNTY OVER 500 COVID-19 CASES

The Indiana State Department of Health reports that Knox County has now surpassed 500 cases of COVID-19. The latest figures released this week indicate that the county is at 513 total cases of the disease […]

2 MORE COVID-19 CASES IN LAWRENCE CO

The Illinois Department of Public Health reports that there were 2,257 new confirmed cases of coronavirus across the state Thursday including 30 confirmed deaths. One of those deaths in neighboring Crawford County-a female in her […]

Area Obituaries

Curtis Glen Smith

Curtis Glen Smith, age 60 of Herrin and formerly of Lawrenceville, passed away at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 due to an apparent stroke. He was born in Lawrenceville on December […]

Marsha Jean Waldrop

Marsha Jean Waldrop, age 66, of Sumner, Illinois passed away on Monday, September 21, 2020 at the Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri. She was born on December 01, 1953 in Lawrenceville, Illinois, the […]

Marjorie Aleen Aten

Marjorie Aleen Aten age 97 passed away Monday September 21, 2020 at Lawrence County Memorial Hospital. She was born at her parent’s home near Greenup, Illinois on September 29, 1922. She was the eldest of […]

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