Martha Jane Ozment, 91, of Cape Girardeau, and formerly of Olive Branch, died Monday, June 25, 2018, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau.
Diane Sue Hilt, 52, of Anna, died at 7:15 a.m. Monday, June 25, 2018, at her home.
Barbara Jo Woodworth, 77, of Bluford, went to be with the Lord at 3:54 a.m. on Sunday, June 24, 2018, surrounded by her husband of nearly 58 years, her children and grandchildren.
June 19 was proclaimed as Juneteenth Day in Illinois to commemorate the emancipation of slaves in the United States. The proclamation was issued by Gov. Bruce Rauner.
Military service personnel, past and present, along with their families, are invited to a Veteran Adventures Independence Day celebration which is planned on July 4 at Southern Illinois
Illinois State Police District 22 conducted special patrols during May in Alexander and Johnson counties.
Plans are being made for the 2018 Cobden Peach Festival parade.
The parade will be one of the highlights of this year’s Cobden Peach Festival.
The 40th season of a Carbondale summer tradition, the Sunset Concerts, is underway.