BIG DAY SATURDAY IN DOWNTOWN GREENVILLE
A big crowd gathered for events Saturday on the Greenville Square. The Greenville Business and Professional Association Annual Car Show featured live music and lots of classic cars. Saturday was the kick-off of the 130th anniversary celebration of Watson’s Drug Store, and the Demoulin Museum welcomed many visitors with games, refreshments, and a new display.
In the Car Cruise, 1st place went to Terri Robins with a Mustang Fastback, 2nd place to Charles Lambino’s Rambler , and 3rd place Russ Rieke Senior’s 62 Ford Convertible.
CARLYLE DAM WEST BOAT RAMP CLOSURE
The Illinois High School Association Bass Fishing Finals are at Carlyle Lake Friday and Saturday, June 17-18 at the Dam West Boat Ramp in the Dam West Day Use Area. To accommodate the tournament activities, the Dam West Boat Ramp is closed to public use now through Monday, June 20 at 8:00 a.m. The closest available boat ramps to Dam West are the Allen Branch Boat Ramp and the Apache Boat Ramp located in Eldon Hazlet State Park or the Dam East Boat Ramp and Keyesport Boat Ramp which are available to the public during this period. For more information on the IHSA Fishing Finals or boat ramp availability, contact the Carlyle Lake Project Office at 618-594-2484.
RUTH M. KELLEY
Ruth M. Kelley, age 81, of Alhambra, passed away Tuesday, June 14 at Fair Oaks Nursing Home. Funeral services will be Saturday, at 10:00 a.m. at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Hamel, IL. Interment will be in St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery. Friends may call Friday, from 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. at Dauderman Mortuary in Alhambra and Saturday, from 9:00 a.m. until service time at the church. Memorials are suggested to St. Paul’s Church or to the donor’s choice.
John C. Evans, age 72, of Goose Creek, South Carolina, formerly of Breese, passed away Tuesday, June 14 at the Lifecare Center in Charleston, South Carolina. A Mass of Christian burial will be Monday, June 20th at 10:00 a.m. at St. Dominic Catholic Church in Breese. Interment will be in St. Dominic-St. Augustine Cemetery. Friends may call Sunday, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. and Monday, from 8:00 to 9:45 a.m. at Moss Funeral Home in Breese. Memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association.
THOMAS C. SCOVITCH
Thomas C. Scovitch, age 72, of Marine, passed away Saturday, June 11 at Creighton Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska. Funeral services will be Saturday, at noon at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Marine. Friends may call Saturday, from 10:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.
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