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Hamilton Memorial Hospital Gala

The 20th Annual Hamilton Memorial Hospital Gala raised over $50,000 tonight toward their purchase of Zoll Defibrillators. We enjoyed a table with Dr. and Mrs. Hood, Justice David Overstreet, Don and Katherine Woodrow and Justin and Marcy Hood. Thank you Hamilton Memorial for continuing to be a quality choice for healthcare in Hamilton County.  

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Wayne County Republican Party

It was great visiting with the Wayne County Republican Party last night. Chairman Ron Woodrow and County Clerk Liz Ann Woodrow are great leaders of the party in Wayne County. Carrie Jo Dagg is going to make an excellent coroner after she wins her election next year. Thank you for having me!

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Quilt Of Valor

What a great way to kick off Veteran’s Day weekend. We joined 165 others tonight to honor the veterans receiving their quilts from Quilts of Valor. The Olney Valor Quilters have awarded 270 quilts since 2015. What a beautiful display of comfort to those who have served with honor, performed their duty and helped to ensure the freedom we have today.  

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Mt Carmel City Council Meeting

Thank you Becky Reeves for the invitation to attend the Mt. Carmel City Council Meeting this evening. I truly appreciated the prayers from Becky Reeves and her friends, and the opportunity to speak with Mayor Joe Judge and the City Council.  

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Hamilton County Farm Bureau

The 75th Hamilton County Farm Bureau Annual Meeting was a great reminder of a wonderful program that works tirelessly to improve the economic well-being of agriculture and enrich the quality of farm family life in Hamilton County. Farmers don’t just work until the sun goes down. They work until the job gets done. To those that help to feed our families, we thank you.  

Benton Fall Festival
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Benton Fall Festival

Franklin County was full of excitement as members of the community gathered to celebrate. Coy Cockrum, the secretary of the Benton Elks Lodge, was available with information on addiction, drugs, and alcohol. Coy shared that the Benton Elks Lodge has 355 members working to serve their county through drug awareness, scholarships and veterans support to name a few. Thank you to all Elks Lodge members.  

Winter Barn Market
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Winter Barn Market

The Winter Barn Market 2019 in Mt. Vernon was an impressive event. The people, the venue, the food, and the small businesses were all reasons this market was so enjoyable. Lisa also had many compliments on her hat. We knew we were in the right place.  

The Holiday Market Robinson
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The Holiday Market Robinson

The Holiday Market at the Robinson High School is an event to support the RHS Marching Maroons. Schools with music programs have a higher graduation rate and attendance rate compared to those that don’t. Thank you to all staff, students and families that support these programs and make them a priority for our youth. This event will be open until 2pm today with nearly 80 vendors, be sure to stop by.  

White County
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White County

I enjoyed speaking with White County Sheriff Doug Maier and the White County Republican Party on Monday night about the Circuit Judge race and that if elected I will be a conservative Circuit Judge that serves the needs of the entire Second Judicial Circuit.

Olney Halloween Parade
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Olney Halloween Parade

The creative costumes were in full effect tonight at the Olney Halloween Parade. We always enjoy seeing family and friends in Richland County. This event was great fun for all.  

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Matthew Hartrich is a Republican candidate for At Large Circuit Judge in the Second Judicial Circuit of Illinois. He would appreciate your vote on March 17, 2020