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Heather Treat Memorial Duck Race best ever

  By Dixie Terry The Goreville Village Park proved to be an awesome location on Sunday, May 14, for the annual Heather Treat Memorial fundraiser, according to the event organizer, Robin Harper-Whitehead. The fundraiser that provides monetary gifts for Johnson County cancer patients, was first held at a pond north …

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Annual Duck Race planned in May

By Lindsey Rae Vaughn The 11th annual Duck Race is scheduled to be held on Sunday, May 7 at the Goreville Village Park from noon to 5:30 p.m. The Duck Race is an annual fundraiser for the Heather Treat Memorial Fund. Heather died from cancer in March of 1994 and …

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Sixth Annual Duck Race results in hot competition

As more than 2,200 colorful plastic ducks floated patiently in the starting gates at the Sixth Annual Heather-Treat Memorial Duck Race, a couple hundred duck owners lined up along a fence row above the race course with dozens of children quacking in harmony awaiting the starting gun. QUACK! And they …

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