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Cake 243—Calhoun County Community Foundation (7 cakes left)

The Calhoun County Community Foundation is located in Hardin, Illinois. Hardin was originally named Childs’ Landing after a man name Benjamin Childs came to the area in 1835. 127 more words

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Investigation after Calhoun County baby girl dies

CALHOUN COUNTY, Mich. — A baby girl died Friday and the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office’s Major Crimes Task Force is investigating the death.

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Remains found in Irondale identified as Calhoun County man missing since June

IRONDALE, Ala. (WIAT) – Skeletal remains found in a wooded area in Irondale have been identified as a 43-year-old Calhoun County man missing since June. 103 more words

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TX Panhandle Gets a New Tract of Public Land

South of Lubbock, an approximately 15-square-mile parcel of land has been designated a piece of public land. Public lands are protected from development, sprawl, and cultivation in order to preserve the natural landscape.In addition, two other tracts, both down in Calhoun County on Matagorda Bay, will also be designated public lands. 102 more words

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Gag-gift company in rural Calhoun County gets reality TV show

CALHOUN COUNTY, IL (KTVI)-Just outside tiny Hardin, IL, sits the headquarters of a multi-million dollar company. Surprised? Many are. Calhoun County is home to Jonah White, and his gag-gift empire, the… 523 more words

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Boyd Memorial, Leary, Calhoun County

This monument sits across from the Depot in Leary. It’s dedicated to Phillip Edward Boyd, and the inscription says “33 Years Dedicated to Leary 1878-1908″. I know that Boyd was a decorated Civil War veteran, but that’s about all I can find. 9 more words

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Man shot and killed by Jacksonville police officer identified

JACKSONVILLE, Ala. (WIAT) – Jacksonville Police Chief T.L. Thompson says for the first time in the 43 years he’s been with the department, one of their officers fatally shot a suspect while out on a call. 226 more words

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