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Legion Auxiliary To Send Christmas Care Packages To Servicemen

The Chebanse American Legion Auxiliary will again collect items to send to our soldiers overseas.

Drop-off sites for items are at Federated Bank and Winterroth Hardware in Chebanse; Curves/Mirror Images in Clifton; and Farmers State Bank in Ashkum.

Pick up date for the items will be December 1, 2014.

A few of the suggested items are deodorant, foot powder, sun screen, shampoo, pens...
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Community Thanksgiving Service To Be Held In Clifton November 23

A Community Thanksgiving Service will be held Sunday, November 23rd at 7 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church, 101 North Maple Street in Clifton. The service is sponsored by the Clifton Ministerial Association and the pastors and members of the churches in town will participate.

Pastor Dan Shipton of the Clifton Wesleyan Church will be this year’s preacher. A special offering will be taken for the...
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Coping With The Holidays During Grief

Watseka Public Library will host “Coping with the Holidays During Grief”, sponsored by Iroquois Memorial Hospice, on Thursday, November 13 at 6:30 p.m. with speaker, the Reverend Chris Dodson.

Holidays can be a time that we remember the past the special times with loved ones. Iroquois Memorial Hospice and the Reverend Dodson will present a program to help those who are facing the holidays...
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Milks Grove Challengers Present County 4-H Awards

page-05.pdf-000The Milks Grove Challengers 4-H Club met Sunday, October 19 at the Milks Grove Township Building, to recognize members’ individual achievements and to conduct club business. Thirteen members, two leaders and ten guests were present.

County awards are competitive awards and score one 4-H member against another to determine winners. Receiving county awards for the 2013-2014 4-H year are...
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November Calendar ...

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 13: The Clifton Lioness Club will host their annual Senior Citizens’ Friendship Dinner at noon at St. Peter’s Parish Hall in Clifton.

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 13: Central FFA Co-op shareholders’ meeting will be held in the Central High ag room (C103). Dinner will be served at 5:30 p.m. and the meeting will follow at 6:30. All shareholders are invited.

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 13...
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