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[MAY 28, 2004]  Members of the recently returned 233rd MP Company shared their experiences for a two-part program that will air tonight and again Sunday as part of WSEC's "Illinois Stories" series.

Host and producer Mark McDonald talked with six soldiers: Lt. Joel Ferris of Mount Olive; 1st Sgt. Robert Elmore, Winchester; Sgt. John Hayes, Springfield; Sgt. James Kollins, Waverly; Spc. Stephanie Stretch, Springfield; and Spc. Paul Elmore, Winchester.

Topics discussed in the two 30-minute programs included daily life, mission objectives and other related topics.

The program will air as follows:

Friday, May 28

Part 1, 10 p.m.; Part 2, 10:30 p.m.

Sunday, May 30

Part 1, 11 a.m.; Part 2, 11:30 a.m.

Part 1, 4 p.m.; Part 2, 4:30 p.m.

Channels Off-air Cable
Lincoln x 8
Decatur x 8
Springfield 8 8
Chatham 8 8
Jacksonville 14 5
Quincy 27 8
Hannibal 27 12
Winchester 14 or 27 11

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"Illinois Stories," produced by PBS station WSEC, is a weekly, 30-minute program that features people, places, issues and events throughout the viewing area in Illinois and Missouri.

The West Central Illinois Educational Telecommunications Corporation provides quality public television through television stations WMEC in Macomb, WQEC in Quincy and WSEC in Jacksonville and Springfield, while providing educational outreach through a network of volunteers, schools and corporate partners in communities throughout central and west central Illinois.

[News release provided by Scott Troehler,
WSEC senior producer and
coordinator of local programming]

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