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    Annies Fall To Highland…Salem Sharp In Win Over Mattoon…Wilken’s 38 Leads Central…Prep Girls Scoreboard

    by  • December 17, 2013 • Sports • 0 Comments

    CENTRALIA – The Centralia Annies have stumbled out of the game to the tune of a 1-8 start.  The latest defeat coming at the hands of Highland on Monday night at The Arena 57-25. Centralia had played Highland a lot closer earlier in the season at the Salem Thanksgiving Tournament, but could never find...

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    Obit: Roxie Faye Williams

    by  • December 17, 2013 • Obituaries • 0 Comments

    TRENTON — Roxie Faye Williams, nee Johnston, 86, of Trenton, died Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Breese. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, at West Gate Baptist Church in Trenton, with Rev. Paul Hooks officiating. Interment will follow in Kirk Cemetery in Ina. Visitation will be held...

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    Ravens win comes Justin time

    by  • December 17, 2013 • Sports • 0 Comments

    DETROIT (AP) — Justin Tucker may have saved the Baltimore Ravens’ season while damaging the Detroit Lions’ postseason hopes on Monday night. Tucker’s sixth field goal of the night was a career-long, 61-yard kick with 38 seconds left as the Ravens downed the Lions 18-16. The go-ahead boot came less than two minutes after...

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    Obit: Roman Becker

    by  • December 17, 2013 • Obituaries • 0 Comments

    BARTELSO — Roman F. Becker, 90, of Bartelso, died Saturday, Dec. 14. 2013, at his home. Funeral Mass of Christian burial will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013, at St. Cecilia Catholic Church in Bartelso, with Fr. James Buerster officiating. Interment will follow in St. Cecilia Cemetery in Bartelso. Visitation will...

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    WBC champ vacates title

    by  • December 17, 2013 • Sports • 0 Comments

    FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — World Boxing Council heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko is leaving boxing to concentrate on Ukrainian politics and his role as an opposition leader. Klitschko vacated his WBC title saying he doesn’t expect to fight again as he pursues a presidential bid in his home country. The World Boxing Council proclaimed Klitschko...

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