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    County Fair Queen from Coffeen

    by  • January 21, 2014 • News • 0 Comments

    The new Miss Illinois County Fair Queen is from Montgomery County. Summer Robbins was crowned on Sunday night by Illinois Agriculture Director Bob Flider and outgoing Miss Illinois County Fair Queen Amelia Martens. Robbins was one of 72 county fair queens from across Illinois who competed for the title. She is from Coffeen and...

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    Man robs Murphysboro Huck’s at gunpoint

    by  • January 21, 2014 • News • 0 Comments

    Another armed robbery in Jackson County is under investigation. Police in Murphysboro say a hold up took place late Sunday night at the Huck’s convenience store in the 1900 block of Walnut Street. Reports describe the suspect as an African-American man between 5-feet 8-inches and 5-feet 10-inches tall and around 200 pounds. They say...

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    Two CORLHS students named State Scholars

    by  • January 21, 2014 • News • 0 Comments

    CENTRALIA – Two seniors from Christ Our Rock Lutheran High School in Centralia have been named as 2014-2015 Illinois State Scholars. Receiving the honor are seniors Celia Belli and Mariah Dunavan. The prestigious award, given annually by the Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC), recognized 17,515 high school students from across the state as this...

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    Annies Win Effingham Tournament Opener

    by  • January 21, 2014 • Sports • 0 Comments

    EFFINGHAM – Abbey Holtkamp made four free throws in the final 90 seconds Monday night to lift Centralia over St Anthony 45-41 in the opening night of the Effingham Round Robin Tournament. Holtkamp finished with 18 points, but none bigger than her free throws after the Lady Bulldogs had fought back from a 13-point...

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