7/6/2015 8:30:54 AM
Because of the popularity of one sport within Clinton High School, the Board of Education has approved the request of its athletic director to bring on an additional coach.
Athletic Director Barry Gurvey explains volleyball within Clinton High School has seen great numbers join the program in the last several years, especially as it relates to underclassman. According to Gurvey, he anticipates th...read more
Doris L. Mullinax, 89, of Heyworth died at 10:59 a.m. Saturday (July 4, 2015) at Manor Court, Clinton.
At Doris’ request, a graveside service will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Heyworth Cemetery, Heyworth. The Rev. Richard Gray will officiate. There will be no visitation.
Calvert-Belangee-Bruce Funeral Home, Heyworth, is in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to th...read more
Morris R. Sparks, 88 of Monticello, IL., formerly of Bement, IL., passed away at 1:58 P.M., on Wednesday, July 1, 2015, at the Piatt County Nursing Home, Monticello, IL.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M., on Friday, July 3, 2015 at the Roux – Hinds Funeral Home, 348 N. Piatt St., Bement, IL. Visitation will be held from 10:00 A.M. until time of services on Friday at the funeral ho...read more
Joanne Catherine Homan, 81, of Warrensburg, died on Tuesday, June 30, 2015 at Fair Havens Christian Home in Decatur.
Joanne was born on July 4, 1933 in Springbrook, IA the daughter of Vernon and Hannah Kloft Homan.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brother, Lee Homan, and great-grandson, Christopher Lee Snodgrass.
She is survived by one son, John (Michelle) Ronek; three daughters, Julie...read more
Shirley Ann Troxel, 73, of DeWitt, passed away at 11:30 p.m. Tuesday (June 30, 2015) at Decatur Memorial Hospital, Decatur.
A time to celebrate her life will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Sunday at Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton.
Memorials may be directed to the donor’s choice.
Shirley was born Feb. 14, 1942, in Ransom, Kan., the daughter of Robert I. and Anna Lucille Offutt Squires. She married Jam...read more
Kathryn Bell Strohl, 95, of Monticello, Illinois passed away Monday, June 29, 2015 at the Piatt County Nursing Home.
She was born January 2, 1920 in Philo, Illinois the daughter of Media and Truman Cord. She married Charles C. Strohl, who preceded her in death.
Kate proudly volunteered at the Piatt County Nursing Home. For 30 years her caring personality and warming smile lifted the spirits of b...read more