July 30, 2013
July 30, 2013
One semi-trailer load at a time, the massive amount of rubber, iron, brick and other burned debris is disappearing from the site, as four excavators continually sort and clear away material. Clean up is expected to take up to 16 weeks according to Joyce Munie who is with the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency remediation section of the Bureau of Land. Munie checks the site weekly and Mayor, Bill Cruisenberry meets her at the site for an update.
The Sugar Creek Symphony and Song Festival will take place in Watseka this weekend featuring an All-American theme. The festival will be the American Opera, “Cold Sassy Tree”, composed by Carlisle Floyd, who lives in Florida and this will be the Midwest premiere of the piece. It is based on the 1984 novel of the same title by Olive Ann Burns and will be Floyd’s 10th opera and his first comic.
July 29, 2013
Monday, July 29, 2013
Friday, July 26, 2013
Saturday, July 27, 2013
Sunday, July 28, 2013 - NOTHING TO REPORT
Women Making a Difference in Hoopeston announced their July 50/50 winners.
Thursday, July 25, 2013
Men’s Auxiliary cook-out from 5:00-8:00pm Thursday night at the Hoopeston VFW. Enjoy a grilled bratworst, cheeseburger, hamburger or deep fried bacon wrapped hot dog with baked beans and chips for only $5.
Wednesday, July 24, 2013