July 4, 2013


Eight pages of news and events from, and important to, the local community including information about the two federal offices in Newman.

On the front page - Dan Holmes coming to United Methodist Church, Newman VBS to start soon, and an upcoming open house in Newman.

In other news - Simulated storm to strike Atwood, Newman Legion roof project updates, news from the Oaks Manor, Have Book, Will Travel program at the library, Newman and Murdock United Methodist Churches send off work team, young Shiloh Raiders take to the court, debate around Illinois over the historical basis of the Lone Ranger, Governor Quinn signs school safety legislation, Senator Rose to host money-saving clinic, July health screenings at PCH/FMC, IRS summertime tax tips available, and Health Alliance launches new 24-hour nurse line.

Regular columns include Tim Hendershot covering , Health Notes talking about the sun and your eyes, the Newman Council of Churches discussing tools, and there is Purple Lady Salad in the Recipe Corner.