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Loren Holmes sits in his barber chair with new barber Toby Franz behind him. Holmes will be retiring on Christmas Eve after 52 years as a barber. His wife, Nancy, invites everyone to visit Loren at his shop at 116 S. Chicago that day and wish him well.


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Picture by Mike Fak (Click on picture for larger image.)



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Wednesday, Dec. 16:

  • City briefs: tax levy ordinance, new squad cars and fire dept. hires, American Water buys EMC, and more

  • City council concludes roadshow -- in pictures

  • Oltmanns, Kirk honored at city council

  • ALMH Light Up A Life donations continue

  • Community Action cheeseburgers back on March 13

  • President Obama orders feds to purchase Thomson

  • GOP candidates offer few differences in debate

  • Laura on Life: Letter from Santa to parents

  • This week's LCDPH flu fact

  • Logan Lanes: Jay Bird League

  • Lynx 75, Danville 60

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