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Thursday, November 07, 2019
Researchers and Extension Specialists from University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences are asking Illinois growers to share basic planting, harvest, and yield data with the college to learn from the extraordinary growing conditions experienced this year.  “What we have is a giant, unplanned, and involuntary experiment that is being conducted by Illinois ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release
Tuesday, August 13, 2019
GALESBURG, IL – Gordon Behrents Senior Center welcomes Jackie Jennings as the new director of Knox County’s only adult day service provider.    Jennings is a Galesburg native and completed the nursing program at Carl Sandburg College. A few years after completing her degree, she and her son moved to Texas where she was an RN. She left her nursing career in 2016 and served for one year as a ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, August 07, 2019
Masha Lovejoy – Assurance Manager – Lovejoy joined RSM in June of 2016 and holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree from Western Illinois University and is a Certified Public Accountant.  In this role, Lovejoy will be responsible for managing multiple engagement teams and clients, providing a comprehensive review of audits, and recognizing opportunities to increase and improve client ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, April 25, 2019
This is a proud moment at F&M Bank as the bank celebrates the 150th anniversary of its founding.  The charter for The Farmers and Mechanics (F&M) Bank was granted on March 31, 1869. The bank’s founder, Chauncey S. Colton, established Galesburg’s first store and post office, built its first school, and devoted a considerable amount of time toward bringing the railroad through the growing city. ...read more
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