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Red, White, Kaboom…Arthur’s Freedom Celebration June 26

Arthur’s Freedom Celebration is Saturday, June 26. Parade at 2:00 p.m. and events begin at Jurgens Park at 4:00 p.m. with fireworks to start at 9:30 p.m. The community of Arthur will put out the “Welcome Mat” for thousands of visitors this Saturday, June 26, as it hosts the annual Freedom Celebration downtown and in…

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Drew Baldridge to perform at Moultrie-Douglas County Fair

The Moultrie-Douglas County Fair is proud to announce Nashville recording artist Drew Baldrige as the headliner for the 2021 fair. The concert will be held on Saturday, July 17 starting at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are on sale now at www.moultriedouglascountyfair.com The Moultrie-Douglas County Fair is proud to announce Nashville recording artist Drew Baldrige as the…

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Coles County Barbershop Chorus to perform at The Great Pumpkin Patch

This photo was taken two years ago of the singers displaying the wide variety of attire the group has worn over the years. The Coles County Barbershop Chorus has been a member of the International Barbershop Harmony Society for more than fifty years.  Numerous men have sung with the CCC over the years and now they…

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Celebrate America’s Birthday in Bement on July 4

On Sunday, July 4 the community of Bement invites you to come celebrate America’s birthday with them. There will be a parade, food vendor, games, and activities at the Forest Preserve Park capped off by a great fireworks show. The parade starts at 2:00 p.m. If you wish to participate, just make sure you are…

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Hammond’s 4th of July Celebration

The Hammond Community Boosters present the 2021 4th of July celebration to be held on Sunday, July 4. Start the day off with the Hammond Fire Association annual pancake and sausage breakfast at the Hammond Fire House from 6-10:30 a.m. This is a fundraiser for the fire department and the cost is by donation. The…

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Mt. Zion Blue Ribbon Night July 3

The Mt. Zion Economic Development Corporation will host it’s annual Blue Ribbon Night on Saturday, July 3 at Fletcher Park from 5-10:00 p.m. Nashville singer/songwriter Page Mackenzie will be performing from 6-9:00 p.m. Page hails from the beautiful city of Charleston, SC but took the leap to music city in 2016. Her soul and vocal…

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ALAH KNIGHTS TRACK & FIELD STATE FINALS

ALAH to Track & Field Finals Details The Knights are headed to the State Track meet at EIU Thursday. Here are the details: Who: ALAH HS Boys Track and Field What:   IHSA Track and Field State Finals When: Thursday, June 17th Schedule of Events: Click here for a full listing! Where: O’Brien Field, Eastern Illinois University, Grant Ave &…

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ALAH KNIGHTS SOFTBALL STATE TOURNAMENT

ALAH to Softball State Finals Details Who: ALAH HS Girls Softball What:   IHSA Softball State Finals When: Wednesday, June 16th Game at 10 am and again at either 1:30 pm or 2 pm Where: Louisville Slugger Sports Complex 8400 N. Orange Prairie Road, Peoria, IL Tickets: Purchase online through GoFan Tickets are $10 per person, per game. No ticket…

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