1/30/2015 12:44:12 PM
This Saturday, the community can come out for a few hours and get introduced to the man that will replace the leader of the Clinton Schools.
Dr. Jeff Holmes announced his retirement last year, and after a long search, the Board of Education has announced the hiring of Curt Nettles. Dr. Holmes says Nettles in an up-and-coming Superintendent who will be in Clinton Saturday afternoon for a meet and ...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
Alice L. Floyd, 88, of Bement, formerly of Cisco, passed away at 8:05 a.m., Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at the Bement Health Care Center.
Alice was born on April 13, 1926 in Piatt County, IL, the daughter of Calvin M. and Leora M. (Eubank) Vannote. She married Leroy Floyd.
Survivors include her daughter, Paula Floyd of Rantoul; son, George Floyd of Farmer City; several nieces, nephews, great nie...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