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VU MID-YEAR COMMENCEMENT

Vincennes University has announced it will celebrate it’s Mid-Year Commencement Ceremony this weekend. It will be held on Saturday December 3rd at 11 a.m. ET at the Red Skelton Performing Arts Center in Vincennes. VU […]

MAHAN GSH 2022 PHYSICIAN OF THE YEAR

The Good Samaritan Physician Network has named Family Practice Physician Dr. Kristen Mahan as the 2022 Physician of the Year. She will recieve the SAMMIE (Samaritan Award for Meritorious Medical Care with Integrity and Excellence). […]

SALTERS TO RUN FOR VINCENNES MAYOR

A longtime Vincennes city councilman has announced his intentions to seek higher office. Current city council president Tim Salters announced via Facebook this week that he intends to run for mayor in 2023. In the […]

Area Obituaries

Donald L. Barrett

Donald L. Barrett, age 86, of Sumner, Illinois passed away on Friday, November 25, 2022 at Aperion Care in Bridgeport, Illinois. He was born on September 28, 1936 in Marshall, Illinois, the son of Douglas […]

Terry Wayne Luthe

Terry Wayne Luthe, age 65, of Lawrenceville, Illinois passed away Sunday November 27, 2022 at his residence. He was born December 9, 1956 the son of Julie Lucille (Myers)Atkins. He was a carpenter, worked in […]

Joyce L. Rigg

Joyce L. Rigg, age 83 of Bridgeport, Illinois, passed away Saturday, November 26, 2022 at Aperion Care. She was born May 29, 1939 in Robinson, Illinois, the daughter of Jerry and Edna Dunlap Belcher. She […]

Sandra Kaye Conover

Sandra Kaye Conover, age 75 of Bridgeport, passed away Friday, November 25, 2022, at AperionCare of Bridgeport. She was born August 22, 1947, in Bridgeport to Donald Boatman and his wife Dorothy (Lewis) Conover. On […]

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