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SilenceDogood22 - New jail or no new jail? - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Absolutely not. Everyone in government needs to be held accountable for spending tax payer dollars. I'm not necessarily for the jail project (or against it). But the notion that we should "take care of ourselves" by not paying any taxes, or comparing a jail to obama phones and welfare is assinine. Almost as ridiculous as the original text of the article. We need a jail. Do we need a new one? Do…
UJacks1 - New jail or no new jail? - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I've asked before and I will ask again: When/If a new "justice center' is built, will the current jail and police station in town be closed permanently or will both remain open and staffed? If remain open, for the need to house prisoners awaiting their day in court, then staffing will be needed. Transportation costs will go up, to bring the prisoner from the 'justice center' into…
Sv3 - New jail or no new jail? - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
You are willing then to hand over a debatable amount of 25 million dollars? Without a plan, without any allocation of properties? All on the ridiculous idea it's unsafe for the employees? The county will get sued is the latest argument.... In the most secure supermax prisons lawsuits I'm sure are most common. So forgive me for not trusting the government to handle our money reasonably.…
DaveVictor - Darin LaHood announces candidacy - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
He sounds like a real firecracker.
1950Brutus - Tom Schweich spokesman Spence Jackson found dead - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Don't you think it is a little early for speculations? At least wait until he is in the ground.

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24th Annual Mart Heinen Club Chili Cook-Off

2 years, 2 months ago by Bob Gough

Chili Cook-Off will be held Sunday, January 20, at the Quincy University Health and Fitness Center’s Hall of Fame Room

The 24th annual Mart Heinen Athletic Booster Club Chili Cook-Off will be held Sunday, January 20, at the Quincy University Health and Fitness Center’s Hall of Fame Room (20th and Oak streets).  The event is open to the public from 11:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. and features all-you-can-eat chili and soup tasting.  A raffle will also be held for a 39-inch Magnavox LCD television, a Sony digital camera, and a Sony clock radio.  Food tickets are $3 per person and raffle tickets are $5 each, three for $10, or seven for $20. 
 
The entry fee to compete in the Chili Cook-Off has been waived. Set-up time begins at 9:45 A.M. The first place winner will be awarded $200, with $150 going to second place and $100 for third.  Other prizes include $50 for best booth theme, first place in the soup category, and a people’s choice award.
 
For additional vendor information, please contact Vivian Funke at (217) 228-5432 ext. 3800.

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