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Boil Order issued for Lake Iroquois

E.R.H. Enterprises, Inc. has issued a boil order for the entire community of Lake Iroquois Association at Loda.  The boil order will remain in place until further notice.

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Hooeston Boil Order Lifted

The City of Hoopeston's water department has lifted its boil order for the greater Hoopeston area.  The boil order was issued Monday following a water main break.

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Ford Fair activities …..

The talent show is on the agenda tonight at the 2017 Ford County Fair. The talent show was moved to this (Tues) evening. The Little Mister and Miss Pageant is Wednesday, June 28th.

C-Bar Rodeo is at the grandstand Wednesday with barrel racing and bull riding competition.

Friday’s feature is the Easton Corbin and Walker McGuire Concert at 7:30 pm.

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Kelsey Vaughn crowned Miss Ford County Fair Queen

A recent Graduate of PBL High School is the new queen at the Ford County Fair. 17-year-old Kelsey Vaughn of Paxton bested a field of eight contestants (Monday) evening at the Melvin fairgrounds. Miss Vaughn will reign over the fair’s activities this week.

Kelsey is the daughter of Kelli and Rusty Vaughn. She will attend Illinois State University this fall, majoring in Agribusiness.

20-year-old Sydney Porter of Paxton was named 1st runner-up. 18-year-old Kaitlyn Harders of Melvin was 2nd runner-up. Miss Congeniality is 18-year-old Autumn Flessner of Loda.

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Missing Braidwood woman located in Chicago

A Braidwood woman missing since June 12th was found on Friday - alive and well in Chicago. 73-year-old Kim Gray is in good health.

Shye was reported missing June 12th after wandering away from her home in Braidwood. Ms. Gray was found at the Chicago City Hall. It’s unclear how she got to the city. Braidwood Police were contacted by a social worker in Chicago shortly after 2: pm (Friday) and informed of Ms. Gray’s whereabouts.

Emergency responders and volunteers had searched for Kim Gray since her disappearance.

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