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    BREAKING: Meier claims DHS lied to public about contract payments

    by  • February 24, 2014 • News • 0 Comments

    According to Okawville republican Rep. Charlie Meier, the firm hired by the Department of Human Services (DHS) to transition residents out of the Warren G. Murray Developmental Center in Centralia has received regular payments from the state despite what a DHS representative has publicly claimed. A press release from Meier’s office cites an opinion...

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    Obit: Erma Eversgerd-Gallatin

    by  • February 24, 2014 • Obituaries • 0 Comments

    GERMANTOWN — Erma Eversgerd-Gallatin, nee Renschen, 88, of Germantown, died Saturday, February 22, 2014, at Countryside Manor in Aviston. Funeral Mass of Christian burial will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 1, 2014, at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Germantown, with Fr. James Buerster officiating. Interment will follow in St. Boniface Cemetery in Germantown....

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    Obit: Marjorie “Marge” Boyd

    by  • February 24, 2014 • Obituaries • 0 Comments

    MARSHALL — Marjorie ‘Marge’ Boyd, 91, of Marshall, formerly of Kinmundy, died Friday, February 21st, 2014, at Burnside Community Health Center in Marshall, IL. She was born on February 27th, 1922, in West Orange, New Jersey, the daughter of Peiter Vanderwolk and Mary (Sherriffs) Vanderwolk. She married William Arthur Boyd on January 19, 1946,...

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    Obit: Helen Short

    by  • February 21, 2014 • Obituaries • 0 Comments

    SHATTUC — Helen V. Short, 88, of Shattuc, passed away Friday, February 21, 2014 at Odin Health Care Center. She was born the daughter of Leonard L. and Catherine (Adams) Becker on September 3, 1925 in Preston, Okla. She married Everett R. Short on February 22, 1947 in Trenton. He died September 9, 1994....

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