Posted on November 24, 2021
Vance Pinkstaff RUSSELLVILLE, ILLINOIS — Vance Pinkstaff, 72, died Monday, November 22, 2021. Service arrangements are entrusted to Emmons Macey and Steffey Funeral Home.
Ellen PiperDecember 2, 2021
Lawrenceville, Aug. 31, 1930 - Ill. — Nov. 12, 2021Ellen Louise Piper (nee Seward) passed away on Fr...
Joni Joyce DouetDecember 1, 2021
Joni Joyce Douet LAWRENCEVILLE, ILLINOIS — Joni Joyce Douet, 47, died Wednesday, November 24, 2021. ...
Lois M. RossDecember 1, 2021
Mt. Carmel, Jun. 18, 1930 - Ill. — Nov. 26, 2021Lois M. Ross, age 91, of Mt. Carmel, Illinois, forme...
Santa coming to Bridgeport on Dec. 22December 2, 2021
BRIDGEPORT — The Bridgeport Fire Department is sponsoring its second annual Santa Parade which will usher Santa and Mrs. Claus into Bridgeport via the BFD’s new fire engine 1758 on Wednesday, Dec. 22 at 6 p.m.
Pet Food Drive planned for Lawrence County homeless animalsDecember 2, 2021
LAWRENCEVILLE — A county-wide pet food drive has been planned by the Lawrence County Health Department and the Lawrenceville Moose Lodge in support of the homeless pets of Lawrence County.
Local 4-H members honor those who servedDecember 1, 2021
LAWRENCEVILLE — Lawrence County 4-H believes in honoring the Veteran’s of the community and the retiring of the American flag. That is why 22 Lawrence County 4-H members and Red Hill High School FFA members placed 407 American flags on Veteran’s graves at the Bridgeport Cemetery. Each Veteran was honored as members placed flags, they thanked them for their service. Members of Lawrence County 4-H and Red Hill High School continued to honor Veteran’s during the flag retiring ceremony that was held at the Bridgeport First United Methodist Church Parking lot where they retired 40 large flags and 120 grave flags.