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Jacksonville Journal Courier (Newspaper) - May 2, 2015, Jacksonville, Illinois North ironic wins till straight sports a in officers curled in Baltimore nation a a sen inn my heart of Lintel n do by Las county since april 24, Isho Jacksonville Issue 122, volume 185 breaking news at saturday May 2.2015 a 75c Model air plane enthusiasts plan Fly in today Greg Olson journal courier Brian Ward of Jacksonville president of Jacksonville pro kickers Model air plane club fires up his replica Fokker Dri known As the red Baron s plane in world War i. Jacksonville pro kickers will hold a Fly in today at pro kicker Field at the South end of Lincoln Avenue. By Greg Olson Gols nip Civita Smedia com planes will fill the skies South of Jacksonville today As a Jacksonville Airfield Marks a Milestone. Jacksonville pro kickers Model air plane club will Host a Fly in at pro kicker Field at the South end of Lincoln Avenue one Quarter mile South of minor drive. Flying begins at 9 . And continues throughout the Day. Rain washed out the event last saturday. A we will be celebrating the history of the club and our 25th year at pro kicker Field Quot said Roger Russell of Jacksonville a member and past president of Jacksonville pro kickers. Pro kicker member and Secretary John Althoff of South Jacksonville said pro kicker Field was made possible by the lands owner Martin Joyce. A a he a the Best landlord Ever for a Model air plane club Quot Althoff said. Russell encouraged the Public to come out today and watch w hat Model air planes can do. A a in a hoping to have 25 to 30 pilots of radio controlled Model planes from All Over Illinois and possibly a couple from Missouri Quot Russell said. A there will be multiple planes in the air at most the event will feature radio controlled replica planes from world War i. World War ii As Well As aerobatic Model planes and Model helicopters. Planes will Range in size from 30-Inch w in spans to wingspan of several feet and will be powered by electric motors or Inteman combustion engines. Althoff credits Russell with arranging the Fly in and other Model air plane events. A for several years Roger has invited fellow Model air plane enthusiasts in Central Illinois see Fly 15a deputies cleared in Maeo Upin county shooting by Nathan Woodside Woodside Ivita Smedia com Carlinville a a police involved shooting of a mount Olive Man in March who reportedly pointed a Rifle at a Maco Upin county Deputy has been ruled justified. States attorney Jennifer a. Watson issued the decision this week after studying an Independent investigation conducted by Illinois state police. A i thought that the decision was Clear from Reading the statements by the officers and the Long list of supplements in the she said. A obviously in a looking at the use of Force. I have to look at the totality of the the incident occurred March 27 after deputies received a Call about a problem involving an elderly woman. When two deputies arrived at the residence in the 21000 Block of route 138, they knocked loudly on the front door to the residence and they were Law enforcement officers. The grandson of the woman in the Home 30-year-old Brett Foster emerged from the doorway carrying a Rifle according to authorities. Deputies retreated instructing the Man to drop the weapon. Kahl said Foster raised the Rifle at one of the deputies a the other Deputy Drew his weapon and shot Foster once in the leg. Fosters injury was not life threat ring. And he was released from the Hospital into police custody see cleared 15a marking May Day Greg Olson journal courier in recognition of May Day. Mayson Sullivan left and Adisyn Tapscott members of Audra fanning Nelson s to turd Grade class at South Jacksonville elementary school deliver a card decorated Wrath Flowers and a poem Friday to a resident of labor Dove. All of the school s 32b first through sixth graders delivered handmade cards and Flowers to residents. Peoria arca Man lakes a w Alk by the Park a news obituaries 2a local state 3-5a police beat 5a lottery results 5a nation world 6a. 8a puzzles 7a b sports sports 1-4b comics 5b classifieds 6-7b business 7b markets 7b Bac Page 8b weather 8b join the conversation what s your take on today a news go to and visit us on Facebook to share your thoughts. By Bre Linstromberg Copper bopper Civita Smedia com Dean Troutman and his wife Peggy always preferred the Scenic route on their travels. Together they stuck to the Back roads taking their time driving through Small towns in 48 states a sometimes the couple spent hours searching for a gift shop siding those Little Ceramic Bells decorated with the states bin or Flower building Peggy a collection a and along the Way the Trout mans met hundreds of people. The people a that a w hat Dean Troutman thinks his wife of 62 Bre list Romberg Copper journal court Dean Troutman smiles As he talks to a firefighter inside the Jacksonville fire department garage Friday. Troutman. 84. Is walking 700 Miles in 75 Days to raise Money to install playground equipment at Troutman Park in Princeville near Peoria. The Park is a memorial to Troutman s late wife. Troutman will walk from Jacksonville to Woodson this morning and from Woodson to Greenfield on sunday. To donate to his cause go to wow. . Years w to died in 2010, would love most about the Road trip he is currently travelling. Quot she liked to get out and meet people. During the couple s trips wed Stop by the Little towns wed eat at a restaurant visit the Library the courthouses and shed love to visit with the people you know. So this would be something she would enjoy Quot s id Troutman. 84, who is walking 700 Miles across Illinois in 75 Days to raise Money to install playground equipment in Troutman Park a in Princeville a Village about 15 Miles Northwest of Peoria. In 2011, Troutman bought 5.75 acres of land and donated it to the Community in memory of his wife. He has since see walk i a $1000 grand prize be. Iri education drawing ii chances to win a prize / ticket $ ism or j for $2$ i $1,000 Cash prize a 4 $500 Cash prizes a 7 $250 Cash prizes i be believe in education drawing is the Sig lure fundraiser for the Jacksonville Public schools foundation tickets Are ave table at All District #117 schools the journal Cooner. Weal weds radio station county Market the Farmers state Bank amp Trust co Jacksonville savings Bank Premier Bank passavant Hospital gift shop. Bos Bank of Springfield Jones meat amp locker Stifel Nicolaus first state Bank of Winchester in Murrayville and Hutchison engineering. A a a a a a

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