Your Turn/Eric Foster
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Your Turn/Eric Foster

Eric Foster, 30, is the coordinator of student life at John Wood Community College. He was born and raised in Quincy and still lives here with his wife, Kristen and 5-month-old son, Colby.

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Your Turn/Brock Willard
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Your Turn/Brock Willard

Brock Willard, 30, was born in Pittsfield and grew up in Milan. He is engaged to an amazing woman who is mother to an adorable son. Willard sells crop insurance for Compeer Financial as well as farms with his uncle and grandpa.

Your Turn/Ann Dickson
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Your Turn/Ann Dickson

Mary Ann Awerkamp Dickson was born in August 1960 in Quincy, the seventh of 10 children. She's been employed at Blessing Health System since December 1982, working for 22 years in the public relations office.

Your Turn/Lucas Brass
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Your Turn/Lucas Brass

Lucas Brass, 38, is a soil conservationist with the U.S. Department of Agriculture in New London, Mo. Married for 15 years, Brass and his wife Betsey have two kids, Isaiah, 10, and Rozalyn, 8.

Your Turn/Belynda Allen
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Your Turn/Belynda Allen

Belynda F. Allen, 54, is executive director of Hancock County Economic Development and grandma of four beautiful children, one boy and three girls between the ages of 2 and 9.

Your Turn/Kaylee McFarland
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Your Turn/Kaylee McFarland

Kaylee McFarland, 31, grew up in Texas, but her immediate family is from Southeast Iowa and Northeast Missouri. As development officer with the Community Foundation, she helps donors and prospective donors reach their philanthropic goals and develops strategies to tell the story of the foundation, its donors and grantees.

Your Turn/Kayla Wittler
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Your Turn/Kayla Wittler

Kayla Ann Wittler, 27, is from Palmyra, Mo., and has worked at Blessing Health System about six years. She is currently president of the Palmyra Chamber of Commerce. She and her fiance, Trevor Sparrow, will be getting married Oct. 17, 2020.

Your Turn/Susie Wray
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Your Turn/Susie Wray

Susie Wray, 38, lives in Ursa and while growing up, she was active in 4-H, FFA and showing cattle. Wray, her husband Scott (married 15 years) and children Cole, 12, and Emily, 10, are grain and livestock farmers. She works at Ursa Farmers Coop.

Your Turn/Mike Drew
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Your Turn/Mike Drew

Mike Drew, 48, grew up in Quincy and has three great teenagers — Kaitlyn, Zach and Zoe. He is the director for the West Central Area Agency on Aging which oversees many programs for seniors including Meals on Wheels, in-home care, housing, elder abuse investigation and Medicare/Medicaid assistance.

Your Turn/Marynel Corton
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Your Turn/Marynel Corton

Marynel Corton, 69, is a sixth-generation native of Pike County, Ill., who spent 30 years working as a MSW social worker in Wisconsin where she met her husband, Jerry. They retired to Barry five years ago. She is a Barry City Alderman, the voluntary executive director of the New Philadelphia Association and a member of the Barry Historical Museum Board.