Centralia first responders to be honored at Memorial Service

Centralia first responders to be honored at Memorial Service

SPRINGFIELD, IL — Two members of the Centralia firefighters and two employees of Lilfestar Ambulance will be recognized Tuesday at the 29th Annual Medal of Honor Ceremony and the Fallen Firefighter Memorial Service in Springfield.

Centralia Fire Chief John Lynch recommended the four be honored for their efforts in saving 66-year-old Vicky Roe from her burning home last year. She was unconscious at the time and CPR was provided. Sadly, Roe later died at a St. Louis area hospital from her injuries.

Centralia Firefighter Drake Tate and Centralia Fire Protection District and Lifestar Paramedic Engineer Ross Smith will receive a Firefighter Excellence Award. The award is given for an act of service in the line of duty, demonstrating excellence and professionalism in service to the citizens of the State of Illinois. City of Centralia Lieutenant Rob Smith and Huey-Ferrin-Boulder firefighter and Lifestar EMT Jeffery Kleiboeker will receive the Firefighter Excellence “Unit Citation” Award, which is presented for an act of service in the line of duty, demonstrating excellence, teamwork, and professionalism in service to the citizens of the State of Illinois.

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Santana and Earth, Wind & Fire @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

Santana and Earth, Wind & Fire @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

July 1, 2022 @ 7:00 pm https://www.ticketmaster.com/event/0600584EA5DB9CBA From Team Santana: The Santana and Earth, Wind & Fire “Miraculous Supernatural Tour” will now start in June of 2022. Your tickets will be honored for the rescheduled shows. Refunds are available at the original point of purchase for 30 days. We truly can’t wait to see you…

Motley Crue & Def Leppard @ Busch Stadium

Motley Crue & Def Leppard @ Busch Stadium

RESCHEDULED  JULY 5, 2022 @ 4:00 PM Motley Crüe and Def Leppard have announced that they are rescheduling their 2021 stadium tour to 2022. The new date for STL will be July 5, 2022 All tickets will be honored for the new date. Click HERE for more ticket info

El Monstero & Living Colour

El Monstero & Living Colour

El Monstero & Living Colour at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre on Saturday, July 9th ON SALE • NOWSPECIAL • Lawn and Select Reserved tickets just $19.95 + fees first week of sales Click HERE to purchase tickets

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