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Federal action needed on infrastructure proposals

To The Herald-Whig: A vibrant, growing economy depends on a healthy and safe transportation system. Nowhere is that more evident than in the Midwest, where access and connectivity for 60 million Americans is in critical need of renewal. Transportation lea

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Thanks for 99th birthday party

I wish to thank all who attended and thought of me to celebrate my 99th birthday, May 12, at Sunset Apartments.

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Thanks for 60th anniversary celebration

We would like to thank all the friends, neighbors and family who helped us celebrate our 60th wedding anniversary.

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Veteran appreciates anonymous purchase of meal

Recently, while enjoying our lunch at Sprout's Inn my wife and I were surprised when Randi, our waitress, told us our lunch was paid for by a person who noticed my military past noted on my cap.

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Nature, parents teach lessons on living full life

To The Herald-Whig: This story is strange, but so very true, you will wonder! As some of you know, my father, Russell Heindselman, passed away Aug. 8, 2016. After his passing, our youngest son moved the wine that Dad had started to his house to finish the

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Gun sanctuary proposal is political pandering

To The Herald-Whig: There are important duties that our Adams County Board could spend time managing. Creating an environment that is business-friendly to help recruit new employers is just one of the many important functions of our County Board. Recently

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Blessing, Illini hospital team seeks human connections

To The Herald-Whig: The Blessing Hospital and Illini Community Hospital employee teams celebrate National Hospital Week, May 13-19. If you asked the employees of either hospital, they would tell you the week is not about them. National Hospital Week celeb

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Republican Congress becoming personality cult for Donald Trump

The last two speakers of the Republican House, John Boehner and Paul Ryan, have resigned from their positions and from politics.

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'Wizard of Oz' gives tiny glimpse of heaven

To The Herald-Whig: Since I'm getting to be quite an elderly person nowadays, I doubt that I fear death as much as I did when I was younger because at my advanced age, I know full well that sooner than later, I'll owe God a death. Nevertheless, sometimes

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Catholic Church reluctant to face change

To The Herald-Whig: I read with great interest Myrna Daughtry's view on the closing of churches because of the shortage of priests. Her last paragraph was right on. "If the Catholic Church believes that church closures are the preferable option and contin