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13 Mt Pulaski Police Report By Mike Lakin up to speak with Officer Veech and It's not often that someone will was at that time delivered a stack of run a stop sign in front of a police citations. car, but it happens. In this case Stopped for driving suspended, there was an attempt to make a the driver said she was unaware traffic top, but the driver decided her license had been suspended, to run another stop sign and but - hey- will this Illinois ID card attempt to flee. The driver pulled work? Important to note here that into a parking space on the square the car was properly insured. The and ignored an order to remain in passenger in the car was allowed his vehicle. The driver then ran to to drive off in the vehicle and the the staircase, and made it to his driver was arrested. Chief Lynn apartment with Officer Kyle Veech Freer made the arrest. right behind him. When Officer The driver was suspended for Veech got to the door of the apart- multiple violations in a 24-month ment, the driver had locked the period. This of course attracted the door and it sounded like he was attention of the police who made a moving objects in front of the door traffic stop and an arrest. Now the to block it. When the driver refused driver has multiple-multiple viola- to come out of the apartment, Offi- dons that will come up on the next cer Veech had his vehicle towed... - inevitable - traffic stop. Officer truly an unexpected turn of events. Three days later the driver showed Kyle Veech made the arrest. These Times Position Available--- By Mike Lakin A cowboy walks into'a bar and orders three mugs of Bud. He drinks a sip out of each one in turn. When he finishes them, he comes back to the bar and orders three more. The bartender tells the cowboy, "You know, a mug goes flat after I draw it. It would taste better if you bought one at a time." The cowboy replies, "Well, you see, I have two brothers. One is an Air- borne Ranger; the other is a Navy Seal, both serving over seas some- where. When we all left our home in Texas, we promised that we'd drink this way to remember the days when we drank together. So I'm drinking one beer for each of my brothers and one for myself." The cowboy becomes a regular in the bar, and always drinks the same way. He orders three mugs and drinks them in turn. One day, he comes in and only orders two mugs. All the regulars take notice and fall silent. When he comes back to the bar for the second round, the bartender says, "I don't want to intrude on your grief, but I wanted to offer my con- dolences on your loss." The cowboy looks puzzled for a moment, then, he laughs. "Oh, no, everybody's just fine," he explains, "It's just that my wife and I joined the Baptist Church and I had to quit drinking." "Ham't affected my brothers though..." Sent in by Paul Meyer Cleaning person for Mt. Pulaski Courthouse. Interested parties may obtain job description at the courthouse or City Hall during regular business hours. Please send resume with references to Sue Schaffenacker, 9 Lamplighter Cr., Mt. Pulaski, IL 62548 by May 20. Logan County Fairgrounds MAY 8 - MOM's NIGHT OUT $5 Admission For All Ladies Featuring Midwest Big Ten Pro Late Model Series 305 Sprints, Modifieds, Pro Late Models, Hornets, Light- ning Sprints, B-Mods MAY 15 - TRUCKER NIGHT $5 Admission For Anyone With CDL Modifieds, Pro Late Models, Hornets, Lightning Sprints Adult Admission... $12 Ages 11-18... $7 Kids 10 and Under Free Schedule Your O0 New 000 Construction Room Additions Additions Kitchen & - Remodels Bath Decks & Porches Siding & Roofing Windows & Doors Over 38 Years Experience General Contracting Quality-Professional Service - Home Town Commitment - Competitive Prices Fully Insured- Bonded & Licensed License # 104 - 008527 r, c"