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Ryan Krutsinger presented his Eagle Scout Project, which has been built at Brad O’ Clen, on Monday, August 12 at the regular monthly meeting of the Arthur Park Board. He was joined by fellow Scouts of Troop #74, family and friends. The project has three parts a bridge area, a bench and flagpole are plus…

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District #305 Education Foundation continues mini-grant program for schools

By KENT A. STOCK Staff Writer Since February 2019 the District #305 Education Foundation has issued $5,747.96 in mini-grants to teachers and activity sponsors supporting a wide variety of activities throughout all the campuses which make up District #305. Here are some of the following classroom projects and activities for which the Foundation has approved…

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Bluegrass Festival To Be Held At The Great Pumpkin Patch, Arthur

The 7th annual Chet Kingery Memorial Bluegrass Festival will be held on Saturday, August 31, 2019, at The Great Pumpkin Patch in rural Arthur, Illinois. Scheduled to perform are Seldom Scene, Po’ Ramblin’ Boys, Art Stevenson & High Water, Jack Shannon Band and host band, Mackville. The combination of talent from award-winning international and nationally…

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