2022-06-15 E-Edition

Paxton Park District to hand free pool passes to businesses, people who helped with pool

PAXTON – The public swimming pool in Paxton opened up on Tuesday for the first time since 2019. The opening of the pool was influenced by the help of several people and businesses within the community, and the Paxton Park District’s board of commissioners voted during Tuesday’s monthly board meeting to give something back to those volunteers. The board approved […]

Obituary: Lois Birkenbeil

Lois K. Birkenbeil, 80, of Gibson City formerly of Piper City, IL and Bloomington, IL, peacefully passed away at 4:00 pm Monday May 30, 2022 at the Heritage Health Nursing Home in Gibson City surrounded by her loving daughters. Visitation will be held 9:00am-11:00am Saturday June 25, 2022 at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Gibson City with a […]