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Wilmington Region

THE COUPLES enjoy the ocean breeze following the transplant. From left, Roy and Bonnie Hill and Tom and Judy Burton.

02/20/2024 - 5:50pm
What does one person give to another? He gives of himself, of the most precious he has, he gives of his life. -Erich Fromm In March, 2023, Bonnie Hill did something that led down a road that saved her husband's life. At the same time, Tom and Judy...

Coal City Region

02/24/2024 - 11:19am
Back-to-back victories for the Coal City wrestlers means they'll get their shot at defending the 2023 Class 1A state dual team title at 6 p.m. tonight (Saturday). On Friday they upended Riverdale 54-13 in the quarterfinal round and this morning they...

Braidwood Region

FIRST RESPONDERS were recognized for their quick actions in saving the life of a Braidwood man. Braidwood city officials commended three officers witness James Countryman last week. From left are city commissioner Ron Wilczak, Sr., who presented certificates to Ofc. David Coronelli, Ofc. Douglas Savarino, Sgt. Christopher Altiery, victim Randy Smith, Countryman, police chief Bret Goodwin and Mayor Karen Hart.

02/20/2024 - 5:53pm
On Feb. 13, James Countryman of Godley, and two Braidwood police officers earned the Braidwood Police Department Lifesaving Award, with another officer receiving a Meritorious Conduct Award. Police chief Brett Goodwin organized the ceremony, where...

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