Adequate funding for education continues to be an issue in the state of Illinois.
Kewanee School District #229 Supt of Schools Dr. Chris Sullens says state budgetary issues continue to drag down the education budget…
Dr. Sullens adds that with a new governor in place, lawmakers will need to work together to f...read more
GALVA - Keri A. Johnson, 43, of Galva, died at 6:29 PM, Sunday, March 29, 2015 in the emergency room at OSF Saint Luke Medical Center in Kewanee. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 AM, Thursday, April 2 at the First United Methodist Church in Galva. Rev. Ann Champion will officiate. Visitation will be held from 4:00-7:00 PM, Wednesday, April 1 at the church. Burial will be in Galva Cemetery. ...read more
Lynn E. Reschke, 44, of Geneseo, passed away Sunday, March 29, 2015 at her home. A funeral mass celebrating her life will be at 10:30 am on Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at St. Malachy Catholic Church in Geneseo. Father Michael Pakula will celebrate. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery in Geneseo. A visitation for Lynn will be from 5-7 pm on Tuesday at Vandemore Funer...read more
KEWANEE - Terry L. Moore, 57, of Kewanee, died at 5:27 PM, Sunday, March 29, 2015 in the emergency room at OSF Saint Luke Medical Center in Kewanee. Cremation has been accorded and a memorial service will be held at 5:00 PM, Monday, April 6 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Inurnment will be in Mineral Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to the Henry County Humane Society or to...read more
Nancy J. Krachum, 61, of Moline, IL passed away Saturday, March 28, 2015 at the Trinity Medical Center Emergency Room, Moline, IL. Private Graveside services celebrating Nancy’s life will be held Thursday, April 2, 2015 at St. Mary’s Cemetery, East Moline, IL. Rev. Terry Lancaster will officiate. Memorials may be left to the Nancy Krachum memorial fund. ...read more
KEWANEE - Debra S. Partridge, 56, of Kewanee, died at 7:30 PM, Thursday, March 26, 2015 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM, Wednesday, April 1 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Services will be presided by President Danny Schoenherder. Visitation will be held from 5:00-7:00 PM, Tuesday, April 31at the church. Burial will be in...read more