April pick up packet is ready! In cooperation with the Ford-Iroquois Master Gardener program, this month’s packet consists of a seed starting lesson! If you prefer, you may utilize our no contact pick up by calling the library at 217-379-3431 for instructions!

Q. My late grandmother had a pair of these ceramic dogs on the top of her buffet. It has been in the family forever. As a child I always loved them. Now it is the only one surviving and it is mine. It is in good condition and is 5” high.

SPRINGFIELD, ILLINOIS – Farmers who would like to run for a three-year-term on the Illinois Corn Marketing Board (ICMB), the Illinois Soybean Program Operating Board (ISPOB), or the Illinois Sheep and Wool Marketing Board (ISWMB) can now start circulating nomination petitions, according to i…

(April 5, 2021) — With no substitute for blood and no way to manufacture it, volunteer donors are essential for hospital patients in need of transfusions. During National Volunteer Month this April, the American Red Cross is celebrating the blood, platelet and plasma donors who help fulfill …

Whether they attend public, private or home school, area high school and middle school students interested in vocal or instrumental music, including piano, are invited to attend music camp with a scholarship from Gibson Area Music Foundation.

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Isabella Martinez, daughter of Michael and Nichole Martinez, of Paxton has been named student of the month for March at Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School. Isabella was nominated for the award by her chorus teacher, Ms. Mauck.

PAXTON, IL — April pick up packet will be ready on the 1st! In cooperation with the Ford-Iroquois Master Gardener program, this month’s packet consists of a seed starting lesson! If you prefer, you may utilize our no contact pick up by calling the library at 217-379-3431 for instructions!

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Sustainability is a buzzword in today’s world as people become more interested in taking care of our natural resources for the generations to come. What does this word mean though? Sustainability means meeting our own needs without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their…

PAXTON, IL - March pick up packet is ready! In cooperation with the Ford-Iroquois Master Gardener program, this month’s packet consists of a Butterfly lesson with art/craft items included! If you prefer, you may utilize our no contact pick up by calling the library at 217-379-3431 for instructions!

GIBSON CITY As part of the Gibson City sesquicentennial celebration, former Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley schoolteacher Craig Kummerow is helping the planning committee by interviewing some longtime residents.

The Ford-Iroquois Retired Teachers Association will begin conducting meetings with its first meeting set for Thursday, April 8. The meeting begins at 11:30 a.m. at Cissna Park Family Restaurant, 104 N. Second. Each attendee is responsible for his/her own meal and can order off the menu. No r…