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State Fair Delegates Kamryn Aylesworth and Ruth Ruhl are offto the state . fair. Kamryn is a delegate in Sewing & Textiles II. Ruth is a delegate in Interior Design. OUR WEATHER 2015 - The official National Weather Service rainfall for the Mt. Pulaski Observation Location for June was a total of 6.1Y'. By Day - 6-15 0.12 6-20 0.04 6-27 0.91 Rain 6-16 0.84 6-21 0.43 6-29 0.16 6-08 1.10 6-17 0.10 6-24 0.02 6-12 0.16 6-18 0.01 6-25 1.61 TOTAL 6-13 0.27 6-19 0.31 6-26 0.05 6.13" FOR 2015 - total moisture to date is 19.38". Snowfall was 23.8" through March. FOR 2014 - total moisture was 44". Snowfall was 40.6" FOR 2013 - total moisture was 28.17". Snowfall was 24". San Diego man tried to take a selfie with a rattlesnake and ended up with a $153,000 medical bill after the snake bit him. HOT SPECIALS FOR THE ... TRY BEFORE YOU BUY! FREE TRIAL PERIOD! WE REPAIR ALl, CUSTOM MADE? MAKES AND MODEI I READY TO WEAR? YOU PICK WHICH ONE IS BEST FOR FOUl 3 YEAR WARRANTY FREE ADJUSTMENT FOR LIFE! NO OBLIGATION, MONEY BACK GUARANTEE! Come see Joyce at The Friendship Center! Clinton, IL 2nd and 4th Tuesday evaty month! Joyce Dearth BC HIS AID 1201 WOODLAWN ROAD LINCOLN, lid 62656 (217) 735-3573 In Town August 13 State Senator Darin LaHood, Republican nominee for U.S. Congress in the 18th Congressional District, was in Town 8 - 9am Thursday August 13 at Calm Creek Cafd. He met with residents to hear concerns. Republican LaHood and Democrat Rob Mellon are facing each other in the general election September 10. They are vying for the open seat vacated by former Congressman Aaron Schock. Many Interested The Mt. Pulaski Community Unit School District #23 School Board met in special session Monday August 10. Purpose of the meeting was to appoint someone to complete the term of the late Bill Rucks. Seven submitted letters of interest. The newly appointed School Board member is Deanne Mott. In addition to Mott the following people applied for the seat... Janet Rucks Julian Wubben Tim Butler Randy Bailey Scott Noltensmeier Angela Ford The Board discussed the applicants in executive ses- sion and made their final decision after returning to the public session. Suspended Drivers - Like Shooting Fish in a Barrel By Mike Lakin Chief Lynn Freer caught a suspended driver, not something too difficult to do around here. Two month's into a mandatory insurance suspension, the driver was headed through town. The driver said her insurance payments lapsed; she's required to have SR-22 coverage. Arrested, she was held in the county jail for lack of money for a bond. SUNDAY August 15 - Springfield Speedway Reunion Non-wing Sprints, Modifieds, Pro Late Models, Hornets and Lightning Sprints Adult Admission $12 Ages 11-18 $7 Kids 10 and Under Free FRIDAY AUGUST 21 - POWRi State Fair Special POWRI Midgets and Micros, Modifieds, Big Ten Pro Late Models Adult Admission $15, Children 11 and under Free, a Lo~. ~=.,q q11,g, www. h ncol nspeeaway,, com A Success Even though aftemoon showers sent everyone into the firehouse - and cancelled some of the children's events, the support of local and area communities helped make the Latham Firefighters 66 Ice Cream Social a success. Car Show... Best of Show- Edwin Brozio - 1955 white Chrysler 300. Results of tractor slow races... Ist Place Carl Hamilton (Mobile AL) - 1959 FarmaU 560 2"a Place Eugene Letterly (Latham) - 1955 Intema- tional 300 3 Place Kevin Coers (Chestnut) - 1953 Oliver 886 4 Place Bill Stacy (Warrensburg) - 1950 Farmall M Results of Junior Kids dal Pull... 0-45 lbs: 1't Brandon, 2"d Camdon, 3rd Emma, and 4* Malaki. 46-64 lbs: 1st Destinee, 2nd Eston, 3 Daubreyonna, and 4th Kazon. 65-80 lbs: 1st Angela, 2"d Devin, 3 Derek, and 4 Jackson. After an evening of entertainment by the Tennessee Bordeline Band the Lathara Firefighters large prize drawing winners were... 1= Prize Akron Cooker Smoker - Jeff Robb (Decatur) 2na Prize Cape Cod Wicker Furniture - Lorraine Workman (Latham) 3ra Prize Emerson 32" LED TV - Owen Temeus (Latham) 4 Prize Outdoor Patio Heater - Barb Freer (Mt. Pulaski) 5a' Prize Big Toss Outside Game - Blake Smith (For- syth) The Latham Firefighters would like to thank everyone for their support. CARVING By Larry Wilham...available at Salt Creek Attic. Newtechnology has found hidden texts on ancient parchments that are centuries old. Notice of Public Hearing Mt. Pulaski Rural Fire Protection Budget Notice is hereby given that the Tentative Budget and Appropriation Ordinance for Mt. Pulaski Rural Fire Protection District, Logan and Macon Counties, Illinois for the fiscal year beginning June 1,2015, and ending May 31, 2016, will be on file and available for Public Inspection from and after Friday, August 14, 2015, at the Fire Dis- trict Office, 612 East Dekalb Street, Mt. Pulaski, Illinois. Notice is further hereby given that a Public Headng on said Budget and Appropdation Ordinance will be held at 7:30 P.M., Tuesday, September 15th, 2015 at the Mt. Pulaski Fire Station #1,612 East Dekalb Street, Mt. Pulaski, Illinois and that final action will be taken at said meeting on said budget. Richard Voile, Secretary Mt. Pulaski Rural Fire Protection District 8 tO 9 01