2021-11-10

2021-11-10 E-Edition

Fighting hunger one bag at a time

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In Haiti, children lineup for a hot meal cooked in an outside kitchen. The cooks scoop rice mixed with vitamins, minerals, and vegetables out of a metal kettle. For these children, it may be their only meal of the day. In Monticello, a world away from Haiti, families sit in their cars outside the White County Food Pantry waiting their […]

Twin Lakes presents ‘Don’t Drink the Water’

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Twin Lakes High Schooll presents “Don’t Drink the Water” at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 12 and 13. Tickets are now available for purchase in the TLHS Student Services office during school hours and at the door on the nights of the performances. Pictured, front row from left, are ensemble members, Father Drobney (Lars Spalsbury), the Sultan’s Dancers (Layni Lawley,Alexis Baldini, […]

Deer firearms season opens Nov. 13

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It is what hunters have been waiting for – firearms season for hunting deer opens Nov. 13 and runs through Nov. 28. Hunters are reminded that a deer firearms license allows a hunter to take one buck. Hunters can harvest an antlerless deer with a firearm during this season if they possess a deer bundle license, bonus antlerless license, deer […]

News in PHOTOS

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Pack Away Hunger

Beware of new phone scam

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White County residents have been receiving calls from an entity calling themselves the White County Commissioners and offering loans for audits. The calls are spam, according to a news release from the White County Commissioners. The call can come from various phone numbers. One caller reported receiving a call from 574-583- 1541. The person on the other end of the […]

German dinner a tradition for Reynolds church

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REYNOLDS –– Community and tradition. That is how organizers describe the 37th annual German dinner the St. James Lutheran Church, 110 Kenton St., Reynolds, slated for Tuesday, Nov. 16. “As a church we celebrated our 160th anniversary this year,” said Linda Ruemler, one of the event organizers. Ruemler’s husband’s family were some of the first parishioners of the church, dating […]

Community invited to attend Twin Lakes’ fall production

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After a year of virtual performances, the Twin Lakes High School theatre department is excited to get back on stage. This weekend, students will entertain an in-person audience with their production of Woody Allen’s classic screwball comedy, “Don’t Drink the Water” at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 12, and Saturday, Nov. 13, in the Twin Lakes High School auditorium, 300 […]

American Legion to have fish fry

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American Legion Post 81, 405 E. Washington St., is hosting an all-you-caneat fish fry on Friday, Nov. 19, from 5-7 p.m. The Post is located on East Washington Street, right off U.S. 24 at the east end of the Washington Street bridge. The meal will consist of fish, French fries, coleslaw, and hush puppies for $10, adults, and $5 for […]

Chair exercise class offered at church

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First Presbyterian Church of Monticello invites the community to a chair exercise class at the church, 104 N. Illinois St., on Tuesday and Thursdays from 10-11 a.m. For more information, call 574-583-5787. All proceeds go to assist veterans, service personnel and the various programs of the American Legion.