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Diane Couri Announces Candidacy for Macon County State’s Attorney

      Following news story released by Friends of Diane Couri      Born and raised right here in Macon County, Diane Couri is proud to announce her candidacy for Macon County State’s Attorney, running for the Republican nomination.      Grounded in faith and with a deep-rooted commitment to her community. With a proven track record in…

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Faraci, Turner advocate for mental health services in ag communities

       DECATUR – As strong advocates of Illinois’ agriculture industry, State Senators Paul Faraci and Doris Turner joined state officials and agriculture leaders at the 2023 Farm Progress Show to support increasing across to mental health services for rural farmers and agriculture communities.      “Mental health affects people from all professions — especially farmers whose job,…

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MACON COUNTY CLERK ISSUES GUIDELINES FOR 2024 GENERAL PRIMARY PETITION CIRCULATION

September 5, 2023 will be the first day that candidates for the March 19, 2024 General Primary Election may begin to circulate petitions.  The following offices will file in Macon County: Precinct Committeeperson County Board Member districts 1-5 Auditor Circuit Clerk Coroner Recorder State’s Attorney Candidates may obtain petitions, Statement of Candidacy forms, and other…

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Ruth Woolery Announces Candidacy For Shelby County State’s Attorney

       On August 21, 2023, Ruth Woolery, an associate attorney at Rincker Law in Shelbyville, Illinois, announced her candidacy for Shelby County State’s Attorney.      “4 years ago, my husband and I made Shelbyville our home.” said Woolery, “We are invested in this community and want to see it succeed.      “As State’s Attorney, my goal is…

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Clatterbuck Explains Reasons For Running For Congress In The 13th District

     “My name is Thomas Clatterbuck, and I am the Republican candidate in Illinois’ 13th Congressional district.      The 13th runs from Urbana-Champaign to Springfield along I-72, then south to the Metro East. America is faced with a historical moment. Technological innovations are presenting us with choices about what kind of future we want. These questions need…

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ISA Agronomy Plot at Farm Progress Show

             It’s the month of August which means Farm Progress Show is right around the corner.      The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) Agronomy team will be on the grounds at the ISA Agronomy Plot throughout the Farm Progress show August 29th – 31st. (GPS location/map on ILSoyAdvisor.com). The ISA Agronomy plot will be…

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Friends Of Lincoln Trail Homestead Will Sponsor A Program On Bees Aug. 19

       Friends of Lincoln Trail Homestead State Park and Memorial will meet August 19 at 2:00 p.m. at the park.      Susan Shaw and Sonya Anthony, master naturalists and member of the Sangamon Valley Beekeepers, will discuss about honeybees.      Susan will discuss honeybees including the three castes, the jobs they perform and how honey is made…

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Chuck Erickson Announces Candidacy For Illinois House District 88

           Current McLean County Board District 10 representative Chuck Erickson has announced his candidacy to serve the citizens of the 88th District in the Illinois House of Representatives.      Erickson, a 12-year, four-term member of the McLean County Board, will take his message of common-sense fiscal conservatism and conservative values to Springfield to give…

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