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September 25, 2000
in a risky business
28, 2000] On
any list of hazardous occupations, farming comes in either first or second, says
John Fulton, unit leader of the Logan County University of Illinois Extension
Unit. Powerful farm machinery and potentially dangerous chemicals are the two
big reasons farming is a risky occupation. Fulton says the biggest safety issue,
and one that will be facing everyone who uses rural roads now that warm weather
is coming, is the clash of farm and non-farm vehicles. Slow, oversized farm
machines and motorists who don’t understand them can become a deadly
Jeopardy"—Is it More Than Meets the Eye?
Ashley Judd, Tommy Lee Jones, Bruce Greenwood
28, 2000] Libby
(Ashley Judd) and Nick Parsons (Bruce Greenwood) appear to be deeply in love and
living the idyllic married life with their beautiful 6-year-old son. But I saw
the previews. It was too good to be true. Wouldn’t it be great if Hollywood
would produce a movie showing how wonderful and exciting lifelong fidelity can
[FEB. 26, 2000]
John Britt may seem like a meek and quiet man, but he has
left his unique mark from California to Florida, making
lasting impressions in Utah, Missouri, Pennsylvania,
Illinois and many places in between. He
has a hobby that allows him to lift the spirits of the
people he encounters.
About 33 years ago Britt discovered the art of calligraphy writing in a
book that he came across while working as a glass
inspector at the P.P.G. plant in Lincoln. The
book, “The Speedball Alphabet” contained Old English
writing that caught his eye because of its beauty. After
purchasing his own calligraphy kit, Britt taught himself
how to write in that same style.
He says that the secret was that he just relaxed his hand and the talent
Tree Sale Underway
Add to LJHS Summer Band Camp Scholarship Fund
LCHS Honor Rolls Posted
Woman's Club Reports on General Meeting
Pulaski Hosts Fundraiser for Visitors Center
Radio, Semi Trailer Taken
time between February 11 and February 13, 2000, unknown person(s)
forced entry to a 1999 Freightliner semi tractor while it was
parked in a lot between the Wendy’s restaurant and the Burwell
Travel Plaza on Woodlawn Road.
The unknown person(s) broke a window and took a television
and citizen band radio. The
semi tractor was moved and the trailer the tractor was attached to
was taken. The
semi-trailer was loaded with washing compounds.
The semi-trailer was a 1992 box trailer, silver in color
with Heartland Express on the side.
Unit number 6151, the trailer had Iowa license plates on
Anyone with information concerning
this incident or any other crime in the Lincoln/ Logan County area
is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 217-732-3000.
Your information will be kept confidential and you may
remain anonymous if you information leads to the arrest of the
person or person(s) involved. Crime Stoppers will pay you a cash reward up to $1500.00.
Crime Stoppers has an answering machine to answer your
call. This is to
protect you if you wish to remain anonymous since your call cannot
be traced with the machine. You
need to let us know how you can be contacted about the incident or
you must watch to see if the subject has been arrested.
This is so we can make a pay out.