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“6th Annual St. Jude’s Craft Fair” Hosted by: Gallatin County Jr. High Student Council When: Saturday, March 18th 9 A.M. to 4 P.M.Where: Gallatin County School (5175 Hwy 13; Junction, IL) Booth Fee: $25.00 (8X10) 

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BROJACK’S BLOG – 02/13/17    “I love you!”  Those three words are going to be thrown around a lot this week since it is the week of Valentine’s Day.  As I write this, it is tomorrow.  If yo

Crimes & Accidents

Lena B. Durbin9/28/1931 - 12/7/2014 Lena B. Durbin, age 83 of Omaha died peacefully on Sunday, December 07, 2014 at her surrounded by her family.  Lena was born in Eldorado, IL on September 28, 1931 to the late W

School News

Gallatin County School Events Calendar February 15, 2017-February 25, 2017 Thu., Feb. 16 -             Frosh – Eldorado (A) 5:15         &nbs


Norma F. Dozier (Mull) age 44 died unexpectandly at her home near Shawneetown on November 14, 2016.  Norma was born in Evansville, IN on February 27, 1972 to the late Norman and Faye (Bryant) Virgin.  Norma was a homemaker and liked to Fish

Opinion / Columns

Farm and Community Safety Day was a great success.  The weather was beautiful, and the kids were wonderful.  University of Illinois Extension and Farm Bureau staff from Gallatin and Saline Counties planned and set up the event with valuable


The Gallatin County Junior High Girls Basketball Team hosted Eldorado on November 30 for a rematch. Coach Dennison's Hawks are 9-2 on the season with one of the losses at the hands of the Eagles.   Coach Tiffany Sauls' squad lost the JV ga


Come join us for our 8th annual Plowday.  Bring your tractor and plow and turn some dirt with us.   Don't have a plow?  Thats fine you can use one of ours. Bring the kids and have a good time.  Located between Shawneetown and E

Business News

Bloomington, Ill. — Farmer leaders in Illinois have identified government regulations as the biggest threat to farm profitability in the state in the next decade. In all, 399 farmers completed a survey gauging their outlook