August 1, 2013


Eight pages of news and events from, and important to, the local community including Humestock.

On the front page - Peace Meals entering new era and Newman 5K/Biathlon proceeds donated to BETHS Place.

In other news - Wesley Chapel Club meets, library's summer travels end, Newman Legion roofing project progress, Bange sisters compete in talent show, "Spamalot" coming to the Little Theatre on the Square, Champaign-Urbana Days returns in August, local Moultrie-Douglas County Fair winners, photos from the library's Night Circus Party, the Immanual Lutheran Ice Cream Social, rural hunger in Illinois, August health screenings at PCH/FMC, upcoming certification class for foodservice managers, and there is an upcoming Parkland Art and Design faculty exhibition.

Regular columns include Tim Hendershot covering the 2013 NCAA football preview and Luke Armstrong's extended season, the Newman Council of Churches talking about the Missouri Preparation Expo, Health Notes discussing flood recovery, Dr. Sally Foote presenting "Funny Things Our Pets Do," and there are Brownie Cupcakes w/Cookie Dough Frosting in the Recipe Corner.