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Leonard F. Hose

Leonard F. Hose — July 19, 1934 – January 14, 2019 Leonard F. Hose, 84, of Shannon, died Monday, January 14, 2019 at FHN Memorial Hospital. Leonard was born July 19, 1934 in Pine Creek Township (Ogle County), Illinois, the son of Frederick and Verna (Lohr) Hose. Leonard married Phyllis Good on September 23, 1960 in Mt. Morris. Leonard proudly served his country in the U.S. Army. He farmed for many years in the Shannon area. In his free time, he enjoyed gardening, antiques, playing cards, and going to auctions. Surviving is his wife, Phyllis Hose of Shannon; son, Richard (Phyllis...

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James R. “Jim” Elmer

James R. “Jim” Elmer — December 19, 1945 – January 11, 2019 James R. “Jim” Elmer, 73, of Freeport, died Friday, January 11, 2019 from complications following a stroke he suffered in late October. Jim was born December 19, 1945 in Monroe, Wisconsin, the son of Fred and Flora (Bowles) Elmer. He married MaryAnn Byrnes Brinkmeier on May 20, 1989. Jim had a big heart and would do anything to help others. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends. He also enjoyed building and flying Radio Controlled Model Airplanes, fishing and fixing anything mechanical. If you told him “It can’t be...

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Eastland Girls Host Basketball Shootout Tournament Amidst Heavy Snow

The Eastland Girls’ Basketball Team hosted a Shootout at Eastland Jr./Sr. High School in Lanark, on January 12th. There was a snow storm happening, especially to the south of Carroll County, and various teams who were scheduled to make the tournament could not make it, or they got stuck in the snow. The schedule of the tournament got a little bit jumbled up, but the resulting games proved to be extremely competitive and fun for everyone who came to watch. Kaci Woodard was at the tournament, and she took some great photos, below: Stockton player Kenze Haas, a freshman,...

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Carroll County Farm Bureau at a Glance – January 16, 2019

A date has been set for the Elizabeth Rath Benefit here in the Naaman Diehl Auditorium.  We will be hosting the event on Sunday, February 24th from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. We will be having a BBQ lunch for a donation.  Along with the lunch, there will also be a silent auction.  If you are not able to stay and join us for lunch, there will be carryouts available as well. Watch for details of some of the silent auction items.  2018 was a trying year for ag, but it also had some legislative successes.  Here are a...

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Eastland-West Carroll ThunderCats Wrestlers Win at Erie Tournament

On Friday, January 11, 2019, the Eastland-West Carroll ThunderCats High School Wrestling team took home two place medals from the Erie JV Wrestling Tournament in Erie, Illinois. Congratulations to these Thunder Wrestlers! The #22 ranked ThunderCats took on #12 ranked Erie-Prophetstown tonight at West Carroll Primary School in Savanna, at 5:30pm for a dual wrestling meet. Several ThunderCat wrestlers are ranked or recognized by the Ilinois Wrestling Coaches and Officials Association (IWCOA): Class 1a – Ethen Doty is the #4 ranked 126lber, and Eli Dertz is the #9 ranked 182lber. Briar Nevills (113lbs) and Trapper Hartman (120lbs) are listed...

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Mon 21

Al-Anon Meets in Freeport Monday

January 21 @ 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Mon 21

Al-Anon Meets in Mount Carroll

January 21 @ 7:00 pm
Mon 21

Savanna Alcoholics Anonymous meets

January 21 @ 8:00 pm
Mon 28

Al-Anon Meets in Freeport Monday

January 28 @ 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Mon 28

Al-Anon Meets in Mount Carroll

January 28 @ 7:00 pm

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