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  • Local man has plenty of little homes for the holidays

    The famous American author and poet Henry David Thoreau once said, “I have learned that even the smallest house can be a home.” For one local man, this quote could not be more true. Harry Breitenstein’s home...

    • Posted January 5, 2015
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  • New book tackles tragedy, grief, family and faith

    For many people, this is a magical time of year. But for one local author, this is a hard time of year. Karen Kohler Kaiser lost her sister and nephew during cold weather much like this nearly...

    • Posted December 30, 2014
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  • Margaret Lee Padgett | Birth

    Emily and Chris Padgett of Atlanta, Ga. announce the birth of their daughter, Margaret Lee Padgett. She was born at 1:32 a.m. Oct. 20, 2014 at Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta, Ga. She weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces....

    • Posted December 29, 2014
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  • Buford Bass Jr. | Obituary

    Buford Bass Jr., 86, of Cahokia, died Dec. 21, 2014 in Dupo. He was born June 2, 1928 in Advance, Mo., son of the late Bluford and Opal Bass, nee Smith. Mr. Bass was a US Army...

    • Posted December 29, 2014
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  • Harry Joe Reynolds | Obituary

    Harry Joe Reynolds, a lifelong resident of Southern Illinois, died Dec. 19 after a short fight with an incurable cancer.  He died in the company of his loving family. Harry, the younger son of William and Carriebell...

    • Posted December 29, 2014
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  • Donna Katherine Schrader | Obituary

    Donna Katherine Schrader, 54, of Chicago, died Dec. 25, 2014 in Chicago. She was born Nov. 17, 1960 in Valmeyer, daughter of the late Donald and Marion Schrader, nee Rick. Ms. Schrader is survived by her three...

    • Posted December 29, 2014
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  • Shirley L. DeVore | Obituary

    Shirley L. DeVore, nee Braddy, 78, of Waterloo, died Dec. 27, 2014 in St. Louis, Mo. She was born Dec. 31, 1935 in Mt. Vernon, daughter of the late Albert and Cecil Braddy, nee Shores. Shirley enjoyed...

    • Posted December 29, 2014
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  • Dennis “Ole” Holle | Obituary

    Dennis “Ole” Holle, 72, of Hecker, died Dec. 24, 2014 in St. Louis. He was born May 25, 1942 in Belleville, son of the late Otto and Dorothy Holle, nee Meyer. He was the co-owner of Dennis...

    • Posted December 29, 2014
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  • Gerald Niederstadt | Obituary

    Gerald Niederstadt, 79, of Waterloo, died Dec. 22, 2014 in Waterloo. He was born Aug. 15, 1935 in Murphysboro, son of the late Reinhold Albert and Irene Niederstadt, nee Ahner. He is survived by his daughter, Gina...

    • Posted December 29, 2014
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  • Santa Float brings holiday cheer to Waterloo

    Each year, Waterloo celebrates Christmastime in a unique way. Sitting in a living room in a Waterloo home, music begins wafting up the street. As the tunes get louder, kids run out into their front yards. They’re...

    • Posted December 23, 2014
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  • Death Notices | 12/31/14

    William R. Hale William R. Hale, 42, of Waterloo, died Dec. 22, 2014 in Waterloo. Visitation will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. Dec. 26 at Quernheim Funeral Home in Waterloo. A funeral service will take place at...

    • Posted December 23, 2014
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  • Edna Wetzler | Obituary

    Edna Wetzler, nee Gaitsch, 78, of Red Bud, died Dec. 20, 2014 in Red Bud. She was born Sept. 17, 1936 in Red Bud, daughter of the late Theodore H. and Mayme Gaitsch, nee Mennerich. She is...

    • Posted December 22, 2014
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