Wednesday, May 22, 2019

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Edna M. Lee

Edna M. Lee, 81, of Waggoner, passed away Tuesday morning, January 22, 2019 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, IL. Edna was born on November 18, 1937 to George Edgar and Alice Louise (Ridenhower) McCall in Vienna, IL. She graduated from Vienna High School with the class of 1955. On …

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Joann Cluster

Joann Cluster, age 82 years, a resident of Energy and a former resident of Ozark, passed away Monday afternoon, January 21, 2019, at 1:02 PM at Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion.  Joann was born April 10, 1936 in Johnson County Illinois.  She was the seventh of ten children born …

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Jewel L. Pearce

Jewel Pearce, age 89 years, a resident of rural Vienna, passed away Tuesday morning, January 22, 2019, at 12:51 AM at the home of her daughter, Linda Gill, near Vienna. Jewel was born May 10, 1929 in the Glendale community. She was the daughter of Thomas Buttrum and Mary (Russell) Buttrum. …

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Freeda Mae Ditterline

Freeda Mae Ditterline, age 93 years, a resident of the Flatwoods community, and a former resident of Vienna, passed away Tuesday morning,  January 22, 2019, at 12:46 AM at Southgate Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Metropolis. Freeda was born April 15, 1925 in the Simpson Township (Johnson County) Illinois.  She …

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Joe E. Boaz

Joe E. Boaz, age 74 years, a resident of the Glendale community, passed away Monday morning, January 21, 2019, at 9:07 AM at the Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center in Paducah, Kentucky. Joe was born September 30, 1944 in the family home near Glendale.  He was the youngest …

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Search continues for head V-G football coach

As the Vienna-Goreville Eagles football team enters its second decade of existence, there is a strong emphasis on finding someone to build a program top to bottom for the Eagles. Vienna-Goreville is searching for its third-ever head coach after the recent resignation/retirement of Mike Rude, who led the program to …

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Vienna Lady Rams claim regional crown, headed to state

Start spreading the news: the Vienna Lady Rams junior high basketball team is headed to the state tournament. The Lady Rams won the Southern Illinois Junior High School Athletic Association Class M Region 2 Tournament over the weekend by downing Eldorado 44-33 in the regional championship game Saturday afternoon. Vienna …

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Vienna native named acting interim director for new SCC Vienna Center

Shawnee Community College President Peggy Bradford has selected Teale Betts as Acting Interim Director of the Shawnee Community College Vienna Center. The Vienna Center located within Vienna High School will officially open for the Spring 2019 semester on January 17, 2019, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house beginning at …

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Joyce E. Terry Stryker

Joyce E. Terry Stryker, age 79 years, a resident of Vienna and a former resident of Goreville, passed away Monday afternoon, January 14, 2019, at 2:09 p.m. at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale.  Joyce was born August 2, 1939 in Goreville, Illinois.  She was the daughter of Moses Edwin Terry and …

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