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posted on 2014-11-26 @ 11:15 AM
Tod and Marge Lancaster relax in their home. Tod has been battling liver disease for many years. A fierce determination, plus a new liver and a change of medications, has given him a new lease on life and he's making the most of it.

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posted on 2014-11-26 @ 11:14 AM

Santa is coming to town!

By Herb MeekerNews Report Staff Santa Claus is coming to Effingham, offering plenty of times for children to sit on his lap for reciting their Christmas wish lists. And parents, grandparents, more

posted on 2014-11-26 @ 11:13 AM
Is this the photo of a cougar? It was taken by a trail camera in the Effingham County area. The Illinois Department of Natural Resources is reviewing the photo and will decided whether or not to confirm it.

Cougar caught on candid camera in more

posted on 2014-11-26 @ 11:10 AM
John Clinton points out himself in the military unit he served with in Iraq. The veteran was helped by being hired at Legacy Harley Davidson by Paul Gutman, a member of Operation Blackhawk, a local military support organization.

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posted on 2014-11-26 @ 11:07 AM

Wonderland in Lights starts Thanksgiving night

Each year, the City of Effingham and the Effingham Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) turn Community Park into a winter wonderland. Wonderland in Lights, a drive-through light display, more

posted on 2014-11-26 @ 11:05 AM
Kaydence Arnone, of Altamont, uses a flashlight to look at a book during Family Reading Night as Kristin Sappenfield looks on.

Magic of reading glows very bright

By Herb MeekerNews Report Staff Kaydence Arnone seemed a more

posted on 2014-11-26 @ 10:59 AM

Newton-Teutopolis water transmission line in use

Jenna EsgarNews Report Staff The Teutopolis Village Board announced last week that residents have been drinking Newton water for about two weeks. Efforts more

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