ILLINOIS STATE LIBRARY TO LEAD NEW ROUTE 66 PROJECT
According to State Librarian, Jesse White, the Illinois State Library, an archival research center, will be partnering with the Route 66 Corridor Preservation Program, helping to collect resources, maintain a general inventory of collections within Illinois, and encourage development and educational interest in Route 66. The library has already started an inventory of related resources, and plans to develop bibliographies and tools for finding materials that have a Route 66 connection.
SPECIAL BOND COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT MEETING
The Bond County Health Department Board will have a special meeting Monday, June 30th, at 6:30 PM. New business items include a geothermal presentation, a report from the Korte Company, Bradford National Bank business, and information on a generator.
Geneva Roberts, age 85 of Hillsboro, formerly of Coffeen, passed away Sunday at Hillsboro Area Hospital. Funeral services for 85 year-old Geneva Roberts will be at 11:00 am Wednesday, at the Bass Patton Dean Funeral Home in Hillsboro. Burial will be in Mt. Moriah Cemetery in Coffeen. Friends may call Tuesday from 5:00 - 8:00 PM at the funeral home.
Gene Davey, age 61 of Sorento, passed away Thursday at his home. The Perfetti Funeral Home in Sorento is in charge of arrangements for 61 year-old Gene Davey. A memorial service will be held at a later date.
DAVID L. SINNETT
David L. Sinnett, age 72 of Highland formerly of Greenville, passed away Friday at Highland Health Care Center. Funeral Services for 72 year-old David L. Sinnett will be held at 11am Tuesday, July 1st, at the Donnell-Wiegand Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Campground Cemetery. The family will receive friends after 4PM today at the Donnell-Wiegand Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the American Hearth Association, American Diabetes Association or Highland Health Care
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