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The Anna Police Department made a drug-related arrest and responded to nearly 240 calls during June. The department's activities were highlighted in a news release, a monthly activity report and an investigative case report issued by Anna Police Chief Mike Hunter. Drug-Related Arrest Hunter...
(L-R) AHA Mission Lifeline director Art Miller; Lisa Miller, cardiovascular quality and acute cardiac manager at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale; Union Co. Board of Commissioners chairman Richard Cunningham; Nathan Bressner, EMS specialist at Memorial Hospital; Union Co. commissioner Bobby Toler Jr.; Grant Capel, dir. of the Union Co. Ambulance Service; Union Co. commissioner Max Miller; and Brad Robinson, EMS coordinator at Memorial Hospital.
The Union County Ambulance has received the American Heart Association's Mission: Lifeline EMS Bronze Award. The ambulance service received the award for implementing quality improvement measures for the treatment of patients who experience severe heart attacks. The ambulance service's special...
Eric Taylor
The Old Feed Store is scheduled to present Eric Taylor in concert on Friday July 15 at 7 p.m. Taylor is a master storyteller and has been one of the finest southern songwriters for the last four decades. Influencing such well-known artists as Nanci Griffith, Lyle Lovett (both of whom have covered...
Pulaski County Clerk Julie Hancock informs county residents that they may have recently received a mailing from the Voter Participation Center, VPA, in Chicago, to all residents in the State of Illinois that this organization believes are not registered to vote. This mailing contains a letter from...
Dr. Danielle Robbins
Dr. Danielle Robbins graduated with magna cum laude honors and received a doctorate of pharmacy degree on May 7 from the St. Louis College of Pharmacy. The ceremony was held at the Peabody Opera House in downtown St. Louis. Dr. Robbins is the fifth person in her family to graduate from this...
The Union County Hospital Auxiliary is planning to celebrate its 65th anniversary. The community is invited to be a part of the celebration, which is planned Wednesday afternoon, July 13. The celebration is scheduled from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. in the fellowship room at the United Methodist Church in...
SIU plans to cover student MAP grants Southern Illinois University will cover MAP grants for students for the fall 2016 semester on both the Carbondale and Edwardsville campuses. The state’s Monetary Awards Program, or MAP, provides grants based on financial need to Illinois undergraduates who...
Century School District No. 100 in Ullin plans to have student registration  July 19 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.  All students in kindergarten through 12th grade who will be attending Century in the fall are required to register at this time.  All students, including kindergarten who preregistered in the...
A four day young artists' workshops will be held July 19 through 22 at the Little Egypt Arts Association in Marion. Other classes are Mondays at 4 p.m. at Missy's Studio. The July location is the Arts Centre on the downtown square in Marion (the building with the mural) Class 1 Ages 4-8 (age 4 and...
85-year-old Dean Troutman pushed the same buggy for 700 miles in 2015 to raise funds to build a park in honor of his wife.
Dean Troutman, an 85-year-old man from Princeville in Northern Illinois, will be walking near the Anna-Jonesboro area with his bright green shirt and yellow buggy Tuesday, July 12.  He is traveling on foot from his home to Memphis, Tenn.  The approximately 560-mile-long journey is an effort to...

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