Posts Tagged ‘Freedom Fest’

Gazette delivery delayed as nation observes 4th July

The Goreville Gazette will be delayed by one day next week due to the Fourth of July holiday falling on Wednesday. The production deadline will be on normal schedule. The deadline for all advertising and submissions will remain...


Dixie Terry – News From Here & There: Jun 13

Plans for the Freedom Fest continue as the committee works diligently to make this 4th of July celebration the best ever. The third annual car show will be a fundraiser for the Stuff the Bus project. Stuff the Bus provides a su...


Dixie Terry – News From Here & There: May 30

Although summer has not officially arrived, we have been given a preview of what is to come, with 90-degree temperatures and no rain for awhile. Get prepared for a long, hot summer. Congrats to all the Blackcats for their succe...


Shimkus’ staff stops in Goreville, notes constituents’ concerns

Goreville resident Bettie Futch folded her arms and unwrapped a smile while she explained her concerns to visiting district aide Holly Healy from Congressman John Shimkus’ (R, IL-19) Harrisburg office. “Every congre...



Village Board holds regularly scheduled meeting

The Goreville village board met for a regularly scheduled meeting last week in which the Feb. 6 minutes were approved, the treasurers report was received and February bills were approved in the amount of $129,001.47. No old bus...