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Woman Of The Year Nominations

Mercer County Women For Women are accepting nominations for Woman Of The Year.  There are no forms to fill out, just send a letter of 400 words or less, with your recommendation for the coveted award, along with your name…

Susan J. Lohf – Graveside Services 4/24/18

Susan J. Lohf, 69 of Brownsville, TX, formerly of Davenport and Viola, died Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at Valley Regional Hospital in Brownsville. Graveside services are 11 a.m., Tuesday, April 24, at New Boston Cemetery. There is no visitation. Fippinger…

2018 Carl Sandburg Festival

The 23rd Annual Carl Sandburg Festival will be April 25 – 28th in Galesburg.  For more information on all events and special guest, visit them on Facebook.

Project Now/Congregate Meals At Mercer County Senior Center

Project Now/Congregate Meals are served at the Mercer County Senior Center at 11:30 a.m., Mon. – Fri. Reservations for a meal must be made by noon the day before. Please call 309-582-5492 to reserve your meal. Suggested donation for meal…

2018 Phyllis Nelson Memorial Livestock Scholarship

The Mercer County Youth Livestock Auction Committee will be awarding the 2018 Phyllis Nelson Memorial Livestock Scholarship. Scholarships in the amount of $250 will be awarded to a High School Senior or Freshman in college. The student must be a…

Seaton Public Library Reading Program

Seaton Public Library is promoting its “Hooked on Reading” program to area residents, starting June 28th. The Library will be open on Wednesdays from 3 to 5:30 p.m., and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Story time for kids…

Trinity Presbyterian Church Bible Bunch

Area children ages kindergarten through 4th grade are invited to attend “Bible Bunch,” the free after-school ministry at Trinity Presbyterian Church. Bible Bunch is held the first and third Thursday of each month from 3:15 to 5 p.m. during the…

Wonderful Wednesdays at Preemption United Methodist Church

The Preemption United Methodist Church invites you to “Wonderful Wednesdays” each week at 6 p.m. This is a free meal site for those having financial difficulties or needing companionship & fellowship, or for busy parents who need an easy night…