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Church Cancellations for Sunday, January 20, 2019

The following is a list of closings and cancellations for church services on Sunday, January 20, 2019. If your church is on this list, then worship services have been canceled. Last updated: 8:21 am on January 20, 2019 Antioch Christian Church, Texico Bethel Baptist Church, Mt. Vernon Boyd Christian Church Calvary Church, Mt. Vernon Casey…

Meteorologist expects 4-to-9 inches of snow for most of Illinois this weekend

Meteorologist expects 4-to-9 inches of snow for most of Illinois this weekend

ILLINOIS (RFD) — This weekend’s snowfall totals won’t be as heavy as last weekend’s. That’s the prediction from Freeze-Notis meteorologist Dan Hicks. This system will also feature a pool of cold air coming in from behind, something that didn’t happen with last weekend’s weather pattern. Parts of the state can expect sub-zero temps Sunday morning.

Community Events

Alzheimer’s/Dementia Lunch & Learn- Centralia

Liberty Village of Centralia: Garden Court Alzheimer’s/Dementia Care will host “Lunch & Learn” on the last Tuesday of each month at 2 pm in the Centralia Estates Dining Room. This group provides a safe & supportive environment to share thoughts, feelings, experiences, and challenges of families affected by Alzheimer’s Disease and other Dementia related conditions.…

Diabetes Support Group- Centralia

Centralia Manor is proud to be host to the Diabetes Support Group: Learning to Live With Diabetes; the last Wednesday of every month at 2pm in the Centralia Manor Dining Room. Whether you are newly diagnosed or a long time diabetic, this support group may help you in your diabetes management. Family members and caregivers are…

Jefferson County and Mt. Vernon Bicentennial (1819-2019) Photo Contest

Jefferson County and Mt. Vernon Bicentennial (1819-2019) Photo Contest Theme: “Celebrating the History and Beauty of our Community” 1. Who is eligible to enter the contest: Professionals and Amateurs of all ages. Participants do not have to be from Jefferson County. Members of the JCHS Bicentennial Committee are not eligible to enter. There is no…

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