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27th Annual Stillman Valley Fall Festival Car Show Sept. 23

STILLMAN VALLEY – Bring a $10 entry fee and your favorite ride to Highland Grade School, 410 S. Hickory Street in Stillman Valley on Saturday, Sept. 23 (rain or shine).

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Final park concert draws record crowd

The final Concert in the Park was hosted by the Oregon Park District in celebration of its 50th anniversary on July 25.

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    Tour of Ogle County Sept. 23

    OREGON – The Tour of Scenic Ogle County kicks off Saturday, Sept. 23 in Oregon. TOSOC is a cycling event benefitting the Village of Progress.

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    Special guest at annual walk/run

    BYRON – Byron’s own Superbowl winner, Sean Considine, will start off the 10thAnnual Friends of the Poor Walk/ Run at St. Mary’s Catholic Church on Sept. 23.

  • Obituaries

    Bobby G. Holder

    STILLMAN VALLEY – Bobby G. Holder, age 81, died Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017 at his home near Stillman Valley surrounded by his loving family. He was born Dec. 12, 1935 in Hoxie, Ark., the son of Will Henry and Leona Afton (Spargo) Holder.

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    Donald A. Falzone

    MOUNT MORRIS – Donald A. Falzone, age 79, died Sunday Sept. 10, 2017 in KSB Hospital, Dixon. Don was born June 16, 1938 in Rockford, the son of Joseph and Anna (Hall) Falzone.

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    Lola J. Duncan

    MOUNT MORRIS – Lola J. Duncan, age 99, passed away on Monday, Sept. 11, 2017 in Pinecrest Manor Nursing Home, Mount Morris. Lola was born Nov. 3, 1917 in Leaf River, the daughter of Galen and Carrie (Fisher) Blake.

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    Virginia Mae Gallup

    EGAN – Virginia Mae Gallup, 93, of Egan, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017 at Swedish American Hospital in Rockford after a short illness. Born April 15, 1924 in Rockford the daughter of Clayton Calvin and Dora Kathryn (Bakener) Hevrin the first daughter of eight children.