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Celebrating 50th Wedding Anniversary Lincoln became subsidiaries. In 2005 Downing, Przykopanski, Cle- ments, & May Insurance joined with five other central Illinois insurance agencies forming a limited liability corporation - CIAG. CIAG is now a network of 25 insurance agencies. ,Wheri Ennis Downing started his agency in 1909 the agency represented the Hartford Insurance Company. While no longer affiliated with Hartford, the agency has represented Pekin Insurance since 1938. Today, in addition to Pekin Insur- ance, the local agency represents 15 other independent insurance companies. The insurance agency represents the ever-evolving history of insurance. Start- ing with fire insurance in 1909, followed by windstorm and hail insurance, the agency has kept pace with the insurance Joh.n & Pat Grathwohl FREE Hearing Check Up Is it Wax? Let Us Help Past or Present Caterpillar Employees - Hearing Benefits Have Increased! needs of its clients. From auto to home to John & Pat of Mt PUlaski are celebrat- health and life insurance the agency offers Lug their anniversary with an open house every type of insurance coverage needed from 5 to 8 pro. Saturday, March 23 at the and available in the 21 century. Warrensburg Sportsmens' Club in War- In addition to more than a century of rensburg. insurance service to Mt. Pulaski and the John and Pat Cooper were married surrounding area, Downing, Przykopan- March 23, 1963 at the Mt Pulaski Zion ski, Clements, & May Insurance has been Lutheran Church. John is a semi-retired a strong community supporter of many farmer and Pat is a homemaker. They are organizations and local schools, the parents of Greg and Todd Grathwohl After 50-years in its current location the of Mt Pulaski. agency will be moving to the eastside of Join them as they celebrate the many the Square. New offices will be located at blessings they have had throughout their 105 N. Lafayette. And, as Jeff Clements 50years of marriage. commented, "based on our track record looks like we'll be there for 50-years." "MOUNT PULASKI ROTARY CLUB (est. RE-OPEF $ WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20 - 1936) is offering their annual Mt. Pulaski Mt. Pulaski Township Historical Soci- High School scholarships for qualh%d, ety Museum will reopen Wednesdays coUege bound, Mt. Pulaski graduating through Saturdays, Noon - 4 pro. Check seniors. Students are urged to contact their the museum door for visitation arrange- school counselor, Mrs. Nancy Baker, and/ merits at other times. or access the application forms off the The museum is dosed the months of town's website: December, January, and February. Applications are to be turned into Mrs. Volunteers always needed to help keep Baker at the MPHS counseling office by our wonderful 2-bu'llding, 2-story museum Friday, March 22. open - contact Sue Shaffenacker 671-8633 The Mt. Pulaski Rotary Club has pro- or vided these scholarships every year since Teaser: Have you seen our donated the early 1950s. 1900's Mt. Pulaski Windmill Company vane? What about our USS Casimir RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA Pulaski SSBN-633 life preserver? will be performed at 7 pro. March 15 & 16 at in the Delawan High School gymna- IN L0Vi MEMORY- It has been t I-years sium. Tickets are $5 at the door. since my son, Brad Follis, was lost to me. I Cinderella is directed by Mt. Pulaski miss you so much; and family and friends High School alumni Alison (Maske) miss you. Knapik. The show stars Katie Frye as Cin- Love Morn and Your Brother Brian Follis dereUa, Harry Sullivan as the Prince. Par- ents are encouraged to bring their children NEk l" ISSUE - Monday March 18. Short to this kid-friendly fairytale! Costumes and Articles Due 3 pm Tuesday March 12. magic wands are encouraged! Any ques- Long Articles, Photo.s & Advertising Due tions can be directed to Alison (Maske) 4 pm M(m_day March 11. Publication of Knapik at knapika@delavanschls'cm" articles submitted at deadlines subject to space available. ng HEAR BETTER & CLEARER TODAY[ Try These New Open Fit Products! Amazing Clarity[ if: a JeY::eW f :rar y:u dae~ i 30 Days Free Trial Periodl Money Back Guaranteel Less Noticeable - Small But Powerful I [ Call Todad (217) 735-3573 www.heaHnga,dcenteHinco,[ IThe Hearing Aid Center 1201 Woodlawn Rd LincolnI [ Hours Monday - Friday 9 am to 3 pm 27 Years Experiencet I Have a less-than-perfect driving record? An Auto Insurance Program from Pekin Insurance Can Keep You in the Driver's Seat Call your professional Pekin Insurance agent today to see if you qualify for coverage. Going Beyond the expectecP to assist you in getting back on the road legally with reliable auto insurance at a reasonable cost! Downing, Przykopanski, Clements & May Insurance Agency, Inc. 124 S. Washington St. Mt. Pulaski I the e~pe~ed.* INSURANCe