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Monthly Archives: April 2012

Consolidation, elimination proposed by Quinn

The Illinois State Police (ISP) is looking at a proposal to consolidate 20 ISP communication centers down to four, putting a call center in Ullin on the chopping block in another budgetary maneuver proposed by Gov. Pat Quinn looking to trim the states budget. As a part of Quinns proposal …

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Two Vienna Eagles named All-South

By Mike McGinnis Two members of the Vienna High School girl’s basketball squad have received post-season recognition by being named to the 2011-2012 SICA Class 2A All-South team. Junior Carley Childress led the Lady Eagles in scoring with 469 points and surpassed the 1,000 point mark for her career. She …

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Rosemary O’Keefe

By Rosemary O’Keefe I hope you enjoyed your Easter holiday as much as I did. I enjoyed the company of my son, daughter, granddaughter and brothers. We shared a great four o’clock dinner in my sun room and then began talking about our recent adventures. No dyed eggs for me …

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Baseball Roundup

April 3, 2012 vs. Carmi The Eagles opened up Black Diamond Conference play last Tuesday by hosting the Carmi Bulldogs. Carmi jumped all over the Eagles scoring four times in the 1st inning. The Bulldogs would add a single run in the 2nd inning and another in the top of …

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Softball: Vienna vs. Hardin County

By Mike McGinnis April 4 vs. Hardin County The softball Eagles dropped a home contest to Hardin County last Wednesday, by the score of 11-6. Emily VanAusdoll pitched the complete game for Vienna. Hardin County was ahead 7-0 before the Eagles scored twice in the bottom of the fourth inning. Vienna …

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Deadline approaching to submit historic photo

A Pictorial History of Johnson County – Second Edition, 2012, The Bicentennial Year Anyone wishing to submit historic photos for the pictorial history book being published by The Vienna Times should be doing so soon. The deadline for photo submissions is April 26. Design and layout of the book will begin …

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Vienna City Council

The Vienna City Council met in regular session, Wednesday, March 21, with the following members and guest: Aldermen Kevin Breeden, Bill Elliott, Greg Gorden, Richard Owen, Danny Rockwell; Jon Simmons, mayor; Jane Kluge, deputy city clerk; Melinda Zoeckler, treasurer; Jim Miller, chief of police; Gene McNeely, superintendent; Aaron Goldenstein, asst. …

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Gambit-thursday night men’s league

Thursday Night Men’s League Results At Gambit Golf Club April 5, 2012 Team Winners, Net 67: Rich Owen and Ben Weston. Individual Winners, Net 32: (A) Greg Gorden. (B) Taylor Crabb. Skins: (A) Rick Marose, Fred Wood, Greg Gorden (2). (B) Rob Dunbar, Taylor Crabb. Gambit Senior League April 9, 2012 …

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State Commission holds hearing on Tamms closure

Illinois state officials sit before the Commission on Government Forecasting and Accountability panel at Shawnee Community College Educational Center in Ullin Monday afternoon to argue in defense of Gov. Pat Quinn’s proposal to close the Tamms Correctional Center. The hearing, which lasted for more than four hours, took testimony from …

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