1/29/2015 5:23:42 AM
Reflecting on his first year as the lead of the Clinton Police Department, Chief Ben Lowers believes it was a good first year.
The first year Police Chief says while there was a lot of crime they did deal with, he felt as though they dealt with it effectively and were pleased many of their cases were able to make it to the court system. Chief Lowers points to social media as one of the effective ...read more
Connie M. Williams, 73, of Clinton, IL passed away at 12:20 AM, January 29, 2015 at the Dr. John Warner Hospital, Clinton, IL. Graveside services will be at a later date at Garden of Apostles, Grandview Memorial Gardens, Champaign, IL. There will be no visitation. Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, IL assisted the family with cremation rites. Memorials may be directed to St. Ju...read more
James “Jim” Phillip Powers, 90, of Cerro Gordo, IL, passed away 5:10 a.m., Tuesday, January 27, 2015, at his residence.
Funeral services will be 11:30 a.m., Friday, January 30, 2015, at LaPlace Church of the Brethren in LaPlace, Illinois, with visitation one hour prior to service time at the church. Burial will be in LaPlace Cemetery, LaPlace, IL, with military rites condu...read more
Gertrude Caroline Siders, 96, of Monticello, IL., formerly of Bement, IL., went to be with the Lord at 8:12 A.M., on Monday, January 26, 2015, at the Piatt County Nursing Home, Monticello, IL.
Funeral services will be held at 11:30 A.M., on Saturday, January 31, 2015, at the Bement United Methodist Church, Bement. The Pastor Marsha Frederick and Pastor Jeremy Lafary will officiate. Visitation wil...read more
Gwenievere E. Tozer 87 of Maroa, IL passed away 4:50 PM January 26, 2015 at Decatur Memorial Hospital, Decatur, IL.
Funeral Services will be 10 AM, Friday, January 30, 2015 at the Calvert Funeral Home, Maroa, IL with
Pastor Bruce Jacobs officiating. Burial will follow at Texas Township Cemetery, Clinton, IL.
Visitation will be 5 – 7 PM Thursday, January 29, 2015 at the Calvert Fun...read more
Jason David Camfield, 21, Decatur, Illinois passed away at 4:42 AM Sunday, January 25, 2015 in a single car accident on I 72 just east of the Illiopolis exit. Funeral services will be 10 AM Saturday, January 31, 2015 at Argenta United Methodist Church, Argenta, IL with Pastor Travis Bodden officiating. Burial will follow at Friends Creek Cemetery, Argenta, IL. Visitation will be Friday evening fro...read more