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Batchtown News – February 1, 2023

It’s the last day in January and the County is experiencing an ice storm. Hope the winter weather is better in February. Bernie and Robin Hillen, and their son, Tony and his children Kale, and Karson, enjoyed supper at the Fill Inn Station Saturday night. There was a nice turn out for the Adult Prom…

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Point News – February 1, 2023

Hard to believe January is coming to an end already. Had a few really warm days last week, in the mid 50s, but now the high for today is 24 degrees. Anymore, February appears to be our worst month, and seems to always get the most snowfall. I would like to welcome the new owners…

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Kampsville News – February 1, 2023

It’s been quite a week here in Calhoun for all ages. Unit 40 PTO hosted a Back to the 80s Prom on Saturday night at the KC Hall– lots of supporters took their looks back to the 1980s for a night of 80s rock and good fun. While the adults were busy taking their looks…

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Batchtown News – January 25, 2023

It’s a cold January with a projected snow this Wednesday. Time will tell about the amount. The social events of the area revolve around birthdays, anniversaries, school events, and outings. Eldon and Christine Johnes celebrated their 60th wedding Anniversary with dinner with their family Saturday evening at the Fill Inn Station. A nice crowd joined…

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Kampsville News – January 25, 2023

The Legion Membership Caravan came to Kampsville on Friday and the National Vice Commander came to town. It was a packed crowd. Our Legion is so wonderful, I can’t say enough great things about them. These guys are so active in our community and I work with them on many projects. They are very giving…

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Point News – January 25, 2023

Had a beautiful Saturday with a high of 42 along with sunshine. Sunday woke up to a dusting of snow and today sunshine and a high of 43 predicted. Then Wednesday is a different story, 80% chance of snow and then a bit cooler. St. Louis weather forecaster commented earlier that February is the month…

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Point New – January 18, 2023

Another 60 degree day with light rain on and off. Predictions are for more rain on Wednesday and then temperatures in the mid 40s. We can all handle that, at least no snow in the forecast. Joey and Chelsie Kiel of Brussels attended the milestone Birthday Celebration of her mom Pat Tepen over the weekend.…

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Batchtown News – January 18, 2023

Monday, Jan. 15, was Martin Luther King Jr. Day, an important Day in American history. The mid-January weather is a little warmer and sunnier, much better than the bitter cold of the last few weeks. Better yet, the days are getting longer. The St. Vincent DePaul Society Food Pantry and Clothing Store at 105 French…

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Kampsville News – January 18, 2023

Good Luck to Miss Calhoun Lucy Kallal this week as she competes at Springfield in the Miss Illinois County Fair Queen Pageant. Lucy is a sweetheart and I’m sure she will represent Calhoun well. Congratulations Lady Warriors on your Championship win in the North Green Tournament. Congratulations to Jaelyn Hill and Audrey Gilman on being…

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Batchtown News – January 11, 2023

Hope all is well. Things are a little quiet around Batchtown. We’ve missed a few winter storms, the kids are back in school, and basketball is the game to watch. Some folks are still celebrating Christmas and New Year’s. That cold winter blast was too much at Christmas. Linda Russell hosted Christmas for her family.…

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