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“Education is a debt due from the present to the future generations.” ~ George Peabody
“Even in the most sophisticated person, it is the primitive eye that watches the film.” ~ Jack Nicholson
“People who believe a problem can be solved tend to get busy solving it.” ~ William Raspberry
“A community is like a ship; everyone ought to be prepared to take the helm.” ~ Henrik...

Chebanse Legion Auxiliary To Adopt Veterans During the regular meeting of the Chebanse AmerResident

 During the regular meeting of the Chebanse American Legion Auxiliary October 10th, tray favors were made for the Veterans Home at Manteno. Discussion was held on the recent Legion Stag, which was determined to be a “huge success”. The men were commended on how well organized it was and what a good attendance it drew. Money raised from the stag will be used to help the men and women of...

Benefit Planned

A benefit for Jody Barber of Chebanse will be held Saturday, November 12th from 1 to 11 p.m. at the Chebanse Civic Center. Food, music by several bands, drawings and a cash bar are on the agenda.

Zens To Return From Afghanistan

SFC Paul Zens is returning from Afghanistan. He will return to Bloomington Friday, October 28th. He was chosen to be part of an International Security Assistance Forces with the Bilateral embedded Staff Team-A7 Illinois Army National Guard. These soldiers completed nine months of training in preparation of this mission. Selective soldiers attended specific schools, exercises and meetings that...

Golf And What It All Means

Golf can best be defined as an endless series of tragedies obscured by the occasional miracle, followed by a good bottle of beer.

Golf ! You hit down to make the ball go up. You swing left and the ball goes right. The lowest score wins, on top of that, the winner buys the drinks.

Golf is harder than baseball. In Golf, you have to play your foul balls.

If you find you do not mind playing Golf...

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