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“24 Hours of Prayer” for Arthur Home / Eberhardt Village Beginning Friday, December 4 at 5:00 pm

December 1, 2020

To support The Arthur Home and Eberhardt Village, the Central Illinois Revival Prayer Team is organizing “24 Hours of Prayer”, a special time of prayer and support for all the staff and residents. We need volunteers who will fervently pray for 30 or 60 minute time slots specifically for all the residents and staff, for…

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Christmas Open House

December 1, 2020

Cindy Cordts, owner of Cyndi Lu’s Uniques, downtown Atwood, was the organizer for the Holiday Open Houses on Nov. 20 & 21. The businesses like to work together to benefit all. Cindy and the other businesses pictured in this issue invite you to stop in and see what your local shops have to offer before…

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Christmas Open House

December 1, 2020
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LAYTON HALL SIGNS WITH INDIANA STATE.

December 1, 2020

LAYTON HALL SIGNS WITH INDIANA STATE. Senior standout cross country runner, Layton Hall signed to continue his running career and education with the Indiana State Sycamores on Wednesday, November 25 in the ALAH High School gymnasium. The Sycamores are a Division I school in the Missouri Valley Conference. Layton is shown here seated with his…

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Free Testing Clinic in Monticello Dec. 5

November 24, 2020

Free drive-through and walkup COVID-19 testing will be offered from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5 at the DeWitt /Piatt Bi-County Health Department, 1020 S. Market St. in Monticello. Health Administrator David Remmert stated the effort is partially aimed at limiting the spread of cases after this week’s Thanksgiving holiday.  You don’t have…

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Hall Commits to Indiana State University

November 24, 2020

Congratulations Layton!  See next week’s Arthur Graphic-Clarion for more on this story.

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Bement Public Library Bids Farewell to Director Melinda Glover and Welcomes Donna Techau

November 23, 2020

New Bement Public Library Director Donna Techau and retiring director Melinda Glover. By Doris Elmore Staff Writer Melinda Glover is leaving her dream job after being Director of the Bement Pubic Library for 10 years. She started her position on November 8, 1990. Melinda has a BS in Education from the University of Illinois with…

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Holiday Open Houses

November 23, 2020

Santa from the North Pole sent one of his helpers to the downtown Holiday Open Houses in Atwood on Friday & Saturday, November 20 & 21. Ruth Ann Drake of Quackers Emporium enjoyed visiting with Santa. Watch this paper for more open house pictures and drawing winners in the near future.

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RAJAH PARK PAVERS DELIVERED.

November 23, 2020

Marsha Burgener, Rajah Park committee member, proudly accepted the Rajah Park brick pavers on Tuesday, Nov. 17. There were 325 pavers in the load, 70 of them for the veterans. Provisions are being made for the pavers to be put in place in Rajah Park in 2021. Orders are still being accepted for pavers. Contact…

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Covid-19 Update from the Douglas County Museum: Closed til further notice

November 20, 2020

In response to COVID-19 Tier 3 mitigations announced by Governor Pritzker’s Office, all Illinois Museums are set to close beginning November 20th. As a result, the Douglas County Museum will be closed until further notice. Sadly, we will not be able to host our upcoming Motorcycle Exhibit or Breakfast with Santa this year. We will…

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