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Children's Center registration starts soon

OREGON – Registration for the Oregon Park District's Children's Center for the 2019-2020 school year will begin on Tuesday, Feb. 26. Annual members may register one day early on Monday, Feb. 25. Residents may register at 7 a.m. and non-residents at 9 a.m. both days. The Children's Center will help prepare your child for Kindergarten as they learn to interact with their peers.

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Warren Lee Smith

BYRON – Warren Lee Smith 75, of Byron Illinois passed away Feb. 3, 2019 at Swedish American Hospital after a long illness. Born Sept. 11, 1943 to Emma (Hohlen) and Benjamin Smith, he attended Oregon schools; graduating high school in 1962. He joined the U.S. Army serving in Germany after high school.

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Harvey H. McCoy

BYRON – Harvey H. McCoy, 77, of Byron, passed away Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019 at Serenity House in Oregon, surrounded by his loving family. He was born Sept. 12, 1941 in Greene County, Tenn., the son of Bud and Elva (Evans) McCoy.

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Richard A. Williams

MOUNT MORRIS – Richard A. Williams, 74, lifelong area resident, died Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019 in his home near Mount Morris. Born November 4, 1944 in South Bend, Ind., the son of Brainard and Naomi (Creech) Williams.

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Robert Lee Terviel

STILLMAN VALLEY– Robert Lee Terviel, age71, died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019 at Swedish American Hospital in Rockford. He was born Sept. 26, 1947 in Rochelle the son of Herman and Margaret (Jueal) Terviel.

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Forreston Junior High School conducts Spelling Bee

FORRESTON – Forreston Junior High School held its annual spelling bee on Friday, Feb. 8.

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Forreston recognizes scholars

FORRESTON – Forreston High School Principal Travis Heinz is pleased to announce that six students have been recognized as 2019 Illinois State Scholars.

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Art impersonator at Pinecrest Feb. 24

MOUNT MORRIS – Encore! Mt. Morris presents Michelangelo with historic artist impersonator Scott Shepherd at the Pinecrest Grove Theater, South McKendrie and Evergreen in Mt. Morris on Saturday, Feb. 23 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, Feb. 24th at 2 p.m.

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Swim lessons being offered

OREGON – Learn to swim this Summer at the Oregon Park District. Morning and evening classes are available. Summer swim lessons begin on June 4.

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    Richard A. Williams

    MOUNT MORRIS – Richard A. Williams, 74, lifelong area resident, died Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019 in his home near Mount Morris. Born November 4, 1944 in South Bend, Ind., the son of Brainard and Naomi (Creech) Williams.

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    Leonard H. Benhart

    MOUNT MORRIS – Leonard H. Benhart, age 89, passed away in his home on Monday, Feb. 4, 2019 with his wife by his side. Leonard was born Oct. 12, 1929 in Itasca, the son of Edwin and Esther (Pfingsten) Benhart. He grew up on a farm in Roselle. Leonard married Eleanor Steigerwald on July 29, 1950 in Roselle.

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    Arlene D. Beck

    CHANA - Arlene D. Beck, 92, area resident since 2012, died Sunday, Feb. 3, 2019 in Franklin Grove Living & Rehabilitation Center. Born Dec. 11, 1926 in Thompson, Iowa, the daughter of Hemme and Frances (Alberts) Troff.

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