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Bryce Kenneth Greenwell

Brett and Allison Greenwell of Godfrey announce the birth of their son, Bryce Kenneth Greenwell. Bryce arrived at 10:52 p.m. on Saturday, October 16, 2021, at Alton Memorial Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds 1 ounce and measured 18 inches long. Elder sibling is Connor, 2. Grandparents are Gary and Diana Rose of Hardin and Jason…

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Floyd Bowers 90th Birthday

Floyd Bowers of Jerseyville will celebrate his 90th birthday on Nov. 21 at First Baptisit Church in Jerseyville from 12-3 p.m. Bowers will celebrate with his wife, family and friends.

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Oliver Thomas

Dan and Heather Erwin of Columbia, Ill., are parents of a son, Oliver Thomas, 5 lbs 1 oz, 3:24 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 30 at BarnesJewish Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. Paternal grandparents are Mary and Randy Smith and the late Tom Erwin from Jerseyville. Maternal grandparents are Brian and Alice Pautler from Columbia, Ill.…

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Coloring contest honorable mentions

Honorable Mentions of our Color Contest are Patrick Slusser, Lydia Kanallakan, Lois Fallin. River County News would like to thank you for your submissions and to all the others who gave us the awesome artwork for our Halloween Coloring Contest. We will be announcing the winners in the paper next week

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Tara and Craig Utterback Wedding

Tara (Hill) and Craig UtterBack were married on Oct. 16 at Rau Garden in St. Charles, Mo. Robin Mareschal of Greenfield and Robert and Susan Hill, Jr. of Jerseyville are the bride’s parents. Rick and Kimberly Rice of Jerseyville are the groom’s parents. Both sets of parents were in attendence at the marriage celebration of…

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Nellie DeVerger 90th

Nellie DeVerger will celebrate her 90th birthday this month. DeVerger was born on Nov 10, 1931 and now currently lives in Fieldon. She will celebrate with her children Rick, Mary and Debby DeVerger and with Lisa and Roger Snyder. DeVerger’s grandchildren will also be in attendance and they are as follows: Brian, Marcia Darien and…

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It’s just being neighborly

Royal Neighbors of America Chapter 146 presented a check to Children’s Miracle Network for $754.45 from their trivia night, which will be matched by the Royal Neighbors of America organization. Pictured (l to r) Marigene Rushing, Bonnie Watkins, Sandy Dial, Lanita Combs and Sandy Bechtold. (Submitted photo/Jersey County Journal)

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Blakelyn Greene turns one

Blakelyn Greene is the daughter of Jonathan and Chelsea Greene of Kane, Ill and she turned one on Aug. 20, 2021. She had a unicorn themed party and was able to celebrate with her family, friends, her granparents and great-grandparents. Blakelyn’s Grandparents are: Mike and Sherrie Pearse of Jerseyville, Ill and Floyd and Kristi Greene…

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