Wednesday, June 3, 2015 • Vol. 137, No. 52

Astoria Dollar General in the Making

Photo by Judy Beaird

Dollar General

The building of the future Dollar General store, located at 1001 E. Broadway in Astoria, is quickly progressing. Plans are to have the building finished and the business open some time this summer. Dollar General stores offer convenient prices on everyday needs including clothing for the whole family, household goods, health and beauty products, cleaning supplies, food items and more.

MDH Open House MDH Open House   MDH to Host an Open House for New Addition
McDonough District Hospital will host an open house for the community on Friday, June 12, from 4-6 p.m. to celebrate the Emergency Services Expansion Project … (more)

Vermont Summer Program Vermont Summer Program   CommUNITY Vermont to Sponsor Summer Food Program June 8-Aug. 14
CommUNITY Vermont will sponsor a USDA summer food and enrichment program from June 8 through Aug. 14 … (more)

Jimi Rogers Jimi Rogers   Musicians to Rally for Local Guitarist
The public is invited to join Canton area bands and musicians as they gather for a Celebration of Strength on Sunday, June 14, for veteran guitarist Jimi Rogers … (more)

Vermont Breakfast Club   Vermont Breakfast Club Meets
The Vermont Women’s Breakfast Club met with the Bradford Breakfast Group on May 18 at the Sirloin Stockade in Galesburg … (more)

SRC Book Drive SRC Book Drive   SRC Honor Society Book Drive Collects More Than 600 Books
The Nu Delta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society at the Macomb campus of Spoon River College held a successful fifth annual Book Drive … (more)

SRC Pharmacy Tech SRC Pharmacy Techs   SRC Pharmacy Tech Students Near Completion
Students in the Spoon River College Pharmacy Technician Program will soon complete their training … (more)

Astoria Honor Rolls Astoria Honor Rolls   Astoria Schools Fourth-Quarter Honor Rolls and Perfect Attendance
Click HERE to see the list of honored students.

School Board meetings Area School Boards   Area School Boards Meet
Astoria and VIT School Boards each met Wed., May 20 … (more)

GHSN Graduation GHSN Graduates   Graham Hospital School of Nursing Graduation Held May 15
Senior nursing students at Graham Hospital School of Nursing received their school pins and diplomas during the school’s annual graduation exercise held at Wesley United Methodist Church on Friday, May 15 … (more)