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100th Birthday Open House for Jake Albert

November 28, 2023

You are cordially invited to an open house to celebrate the 100th birthday of Jake Albert, December 9, 2023 from 2:00-4:00 pm at the Cerro Gordo United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall at 104 E Carter St, Cerro Gordo, IL. No gifts please, but cards are appreciated. Adrian Earl Albert (Jake) was born on December 11,…

Free clothes shopping for families in need

November 22, 2023

By Dominik Stallings It’s Wednesday evening and people are lining up outside the entrance of the First Baptist Church in Tuscola. The doors open about half an hour later and roughly 50 people walk in to “shop” and look for clothes. Families can take clothes that they need for free. The number of people walking…

No new findings in Douglas County 2022 audit but 10 previous findings remain on the books

November 22, 2023

By Dominik Stallings Curtis Root, an auditor with Larsson, Woodyard and Henson (LWH), presented the Douglas County Board with its 2022 audit. He reported that there were no new findings in this year’s audit. Some previous issues remain, however. Read the rest of this story in the E-edition by subscribing to the County Chronicle.

Douglas County has new animal shelter manager

November 22, 2023

By Dominik Stallings Spencer Hall is Douglas County Animal Shelter’s new interim manager, replacing previous manager Mike Jones. She started working as manager Nov. 7. Since then, she has already made numerous changes to the shelter. “I’m going to be able to make a lot of good changes, I think, clean things up in here……

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