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Improving Ill. 57 gravely needed to benefit region

Ill. 57 in Adams County greatly needs to be improved to help business and aid safety, and we hope Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker and his administration repond to that need.

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Thanks for condolences and thoughtfulness

Our family would like to thank everyone for the prayers, cards, calls, those who brought food and for the memorial gifts that were given in memory of our loved one, William "Bill" Wilcox.

Your Turn/JoEllen Randall
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Your Turn/JoEllen Randall

JoEllen Randall and her husband Tom have been married 43 years and have a 13-year-old golden retriever, Millee. Randall loves the outdoors and spending time with friends and family. Her primary activity is bicycling and various outdoor activities.

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Those with power always want to silence new voices

I notice that Donald Trump doesn't tell Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren to go back to the countries they came from as he recently suggested four women of color serving as democratically elected representatives do.

For laughs, or heart tugs, it's heard to beat Facebook
Steve Eighinger

For laughs, or heart tugs, it's heard to beat Facebook

Let's be honest. Many of us spend way too much time paging through Facebook. And for what? Pure and simple, I think it's safe to say most of that time is spent in search of entertainment. Sure, it's nice to see what the grandkids are doing and it's impor

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Hardly any societies are totally capitalist or socialist

Don Blickhan's letter (Aug. 8) contains a number of statements that I challenge. He says that socialism is immoral because it takes money from one group and gives it to others, which he says is theft. All taxation is theft.

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Trump may be most disruptive president in American history

Bernie Sanders said recently that Donald Trump was a phony, a chronic liar and a racist. I've long believed this myself, but I would have added that Trump also may be the most disruptive president in American history.

Cheaper can be better, give me 'The Walking Dead'
Steve Eighinger

Cheaper can be better, give me 'The Walking Dead'

"The Walking Dead" is a highly popular television program on AMC about a post-apocalyptic world inhabited -- and often controlled -- by hordes of rather toothy zombies.

Your Turn/Todd Pettit
Your Turn

Your Turn/Todd Pettit

Todd Allen Pettit, 48, is honored to be the Director of K-12 Music for Quincy Public Schools. He is a Quincy native, a QHS graduate Class of 1989, a 1996 graduate of Quincy University, 2007 graduate of Indiana University and 2014 graduate of Saint Louis U

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Thanks to all for 65th anniversary celebration

We especially want to thank our children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren for all of the work they did for our 65th wedding anniversary celebration.

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