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  • Farris, Bourgeious | Athletes of the Week

    Columbia High School running back Charles Farris and Waterloo tight end/linebacker Clayton Bourgeious are this week’s Republic-Times Athletes of the Week. The two area football players have been named to the All-State Class 4A football team the...

    • Posted November 21, 2012
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  • Martyred Ruma nuns still remembered 20 years later

    The top headline in the Nov. 4, 1992, issue of the Republic-Times read “Waterloo Nuns Killed in Liberia.” Despite an election, three of the four front page stories focused on five nuns from the Ruma Convent who...

    • Posted October 16, 2012
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  • SPPCS wins state

    The Ss. Peter & Paul Catholic School baseball team won state on Monday. SPPCS defeated St. Bruno-Tamaro, 4-0, in the Class S SIJHSA state championships in Coulterville. The game was originally scheduled for Friday but was pushed...

    • Posted October 8, 2012
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  • The many (cowboy) hats of Colonel Edd Kueker

    When Colonel Edd Kueker of Waterloo was once asked how long he could talk about the history of Monroe County and his western antique collection, he responded, “Well, how long can you listen?” Thanks to Edd and...

    • Posted September 26, 2012
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  • Chris Coleman mug shot
    Coleman moved to Wisconsin prison

    The Illinois Department of Corrections announced last week it has moved convicted triple-murderer Chris Coleman from the Pontiac Correctional Center to a maximum security prison outside of the state. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported late Friday that...

    • Posted August 24, 2011
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  • Coleman Trial Crowd 5/11/11
    Mixed bag of emotions after the verdict

    By COREY SAATHOFF with ANDREA DEGENHART and MARK HODAPP For the Republic-Times Columbia Police Chief Joe Edwards called it “the longest wait of my life.” But his reaction to Thursday night’s guilty verdict in the Chris Coleman...

    • Posted May 11, 2011
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  • End of an era: Bee Hive Bowl was ‘the place to be’

    While it’s sat vacant at the corner of Route 3 and Country Club Lane for years, the old Bee Hive Bowl in Waterloo was a visual reminder of happy days gone by. “Good food, good times,” Frances...

    • Posted August 26, 2009
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