August 15, 2013


In This Week's Issue:

Eight pages of news and events from, and important to, the local community including Shiloh student registration.

On the front page – Newman City Council meets, Dr. Conn's great-nephew visits Newman, Small Blessings Christian Preschool registration, and Broadlands Homecoming this weekend.

In other news – Oaks Manor events, Legion roofing project about to reach goal, homecoming events set for Saturday in Broadlands, Newman Grade School prepares for new school year, Tri-County Titans Varsity Football schedule, Microsoft Office classes offered at library, Life in an African Village presentation, curriculum for concealed carry under development, Charleston Speedway results, the U of I Extension presenting child behavior and brain training classes, Illinois State Treasurer warns residents about scam websites, Red Cross seeks blood donors, Parkland College Welcome Convocation, Charleston Alley Theater to hold auditions, and there is a new animal noise ordinance in Newman.

Regular columns include Tim Hendershot covering Titans JFL and part three of the NCAA football preview, Health Notes discussing high dose flu vaccine, the Newman Council of Churches talking about the goal of Christian life, and there is in the Recipe Corner.