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  • Klein recognized during local celebration of Women's Equality Day

    Klein recognized during local celebration of Women's Equality Day

    Monday, August 31 2015 11:22 AM EDT2015-08-31 15:22:57 GMT
    Mary Ann Klein knows that civic participation moves communities forward. Klein, president of the League of Women Voters of Adams County, joined the organization more than two decades ago to help further the work it was doing in the area. That spirit led Klein to be named the 2015 recipient of the Evelyn Sacadat Award for Community Leadership, an honor the League has bestowed on three others.
    Mary Ann Klein knows that civic participation moves communities forward. Klein, president of the League of Women Voters of Adams County, joined the organization more than two decades ago to help further the work it was doing in the area. That spirit led Klein to be named the 2015 recipient of the Evelyn Sacadat Award for Community Leadership, an honor the League has bestowed on three others.
  • QHS higher, QND lower, state stays same on ACT scores

    QHS higher, QND lower, state stays same on ACT scores

    Friday, August 28 2015 9:44 PM EDT2015-08-29 01:44:24 GMT
    Quincy High School students performed slightly better, Quincy Notre Dame students performed slightly worse and students across Illinois who graduated in 2015 had the same score on the American College Test as the 2014 graduating class. The statewide composite score of 20.7 fell just shy of the national average of 21. The test is graded on a 36-point scale.
    Quincy High School students performed slightly better, Quincy Notre Dame students performed slightly worse and students across Illinois who graduated in 2015 had the same score on the American College Test as the 2014 graduating class. The statewide composite score of 20.7 fell just shy of the national average of 21. The test is graded on a 36-point scale.
  • Number of deaths at Illinois Veterans Home rises to 7; 39 cases of Legionnaires' confirmed

    Number of deaths at Illinois Veterans Home rises to 7; 39 cases of Legionnaires' confirmed

    Tuesday, September 1 2015 6:02 PM EDT2015-09-01 22:02:58 GMT
    The number of deaths from Legionnaires' disease at the Illinois Veterans Home is now at seven, and 39 people have been diagnosed with the disease. A release from the Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs on Tuesday afternoon noted that test results are pending for other residents, but a number was not provided. The first two deaths at the home related to the disease were reported on Friday, and two more ...
    The number of deaths from Legionnaires' disease at the Illinois Veterans Home is now at seven, and 39 people have been diagnosed with the disease. A release from the Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs on Tuesday afternoon noted that test results are pending for other residents, but a number was not provided. The first two deaths at the home related to the disease were reported on Friday, and two more ...
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