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Hoyleton Dedicates Veterans Memorial

TOP, John Langenfeld and Michael Caplinger lay the Marines wreath, having saluted in respect of all Veterans. By Patricia Rensing Memorial Day brought us beautiful weather. More beautiful than that was the dedication to the Veteran’s Memorial Tribute in Hoyleton. The Veteran’s Tribute was brought off the ground by Ron and Deb (Michael) Holle.  Having a vision,…

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Veggie Voltage

    Upper grade students from Trinity Lutheran School in Hoyleton presented their projects at the science fair in the Activity Center on March 2. Each of the 16 students were also shown in a video in which they explained their hypothesis, procedures, and results.  Class projects from classrooms kindergarten through grade 6 were also displayed. …

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Dr. Dale Meyer To Speak At Trinity Hoyleton’s 150th Anniversary

Dr. Dale A. Meyer, President of Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, will speak at the Sesquicentennial celebration of Trinity Lutheran Church, Hoyleton on Sunday, March 12th at the 9:30 Worship Service. Dr. Meyer joined the faculty at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, in 2001 and became the tenth president of Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, 2005. He earned…

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Beckmeyers Celebrating 70 Years Of Marriage

Roland and Merle (Byars) Beckmeyer of Hoyleton will be celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary on Wednesday, February 22. They were married at the First Baptist Church in Centralia by Reverend Louis W. Bean.  Phyllis (Maddox) Logan was Matron of Honor and Leonard Weber was best man. The couple met while attending Centralia High School.  Merle…

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A Noisy Offering At Zion UCC Hoyleton For Second Mile Giving

When Gertie Holle and Janet Klie attended the Illinois South Conference of the United Church of Christ Annual Meeting last fall, they were concerned about the budget cuts to DuBois Center near DuBois and the Uni-Pres Kinder Cottage in East St. Louis. They and the members at Zion have a great passion for these two…

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Hoyleton – February 22, 2017

Patricia Rensing –     WINNER, WINNER – CHICKEN DINNER! Yes, the Hoyleton Community Club’s Annual Fried and Smoked Chicken Dinner is this Sunday, February 26, 2017.  If you can donate a dessert, it is most appreciated.  Please bring to the building on Saturday the 25 or on Sunday – your sharing your baking talents…

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