GALVA, IL — One of country music’s most praised traditional country artists Joe Nichols is coming to Galva to headline the 2nd annual Back Road Music Festival on Saturday, August 15th, 2015.
[video:2271574829-JoeNShoutout.mp4] Nichols recently earned his sixth career number one hit with his latest smash, “Yeah”. “Yeah” is his second consecutive number one hit f...read more
Carol L. Longeville, 81, of Atkinson, passed away Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at Hammond-Henry Hospital in Geneseo. A funeral mass celebrating her life will be at 10:00 am on Saturday, February 28, 2015 at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Atkinson. Father S. Stephen Engelbrecht will celebrate. Burial will follow at St. Anthony’s Cemetery in Atkinson. Visitation...read more
GALVA - Nancy L. Craig, 69, of Galva, died at 7:11 AM, Wednesday, February 25, 2015 in the emergency room at OSF Saint Luke Medical Center in Kewanee.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM, Saturday, February 28 at Rux Funeral Home in Galva. Pastor Russell Collister will officiate. Visitation will be held from 6:00-8:00 PM, Friday, February 27 at the fune...read more
Beverly L. Philhower, 79, of Kewanee, Il. died 12 noon on February 25, 2015 at OSF St Francis Hospital in Peoria, Il. Bev was born June 23, 1935 in Kewanee the daughter of Aaron and Lillian (Nelson) Moon. She married Charles “Chuck” Philhower on July 18, 1958 in Bradford, Il. He preceded her in death on April 26, 2001. She was also preceded in death by a s...read more
Alma N. Wyffels, 100, passed away on Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at Long Term Care at Hammond Henry Hospital in Geneseo, IL. Alma was a lifelong resident of Atkinson and Geneseo. A Mass of Resurrection will be held 10:30 AM Monday, March 2, 2015 at St. Malachy’s Catholic Church, Geneseo. Rev. Michael Pakula will officiate. Burial will follow in St. Anthon...read more
Glenn E. Nash, 101, of rural Galva, died Tuesday, February 24, 2015, at Kewanee Care Home. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, February 28th, at the Galva Chapel of Stackhouse-Moore Funeral Services. Rev. David Schweppe will officiate. Burial will be at the Galva Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the ...read more