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Crescent-Iroquois Community Unit School District #249’s board of education conducted a regular meeting Monday, Jan. 23. The meeting, which took place in the board room at Crescent City Grade School, was called to order at 7 p.m. by board president Steve Massey. All present recited the Pledge…

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The Lady Bearcats celebrated Ken Leonard Night on Monday, Jan. 30, but lost by a heartbreaking 1one point to the BHRA Blue Devils.

The Watseka Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the location for the Business After Hours March 1 from 5:30-7 p.m., hosted by The Topper. The Topper is located at 1898 N. State Route 1 in Watseka.

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