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taurusmom - Wagner and Griggs capture state title - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Thank you, readers, for asking how to support the team and defray the costs of the shooters to go to the Olympic Training Center! Donations can be sent to: QHS Rifle Team c/o Quincy High School 3322 Maine Street Quincy, IL 62301 Checks should be made out to: QHS Rifle Boosters Please…
Loverofblues - School board hears construction update; approves new procurement card - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJour
Probably doesn't understand.
LookLeft - QPD Blotter for March 26, 2015 - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I know they don't give the bikes to people who don't report them missing and they'll need a serial number or other identifying marks. And the report needs to be prior to the claim it is their's.
qhsriflecoach - Wagner and Griggs capture state title - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Thanks for all the kind words. The school board did reinstate most of my stipend for this season. They still do not give any support to the program itself, but we are doing fine with grants and donations.
eaglebeaky - Wagner and Griggs capture state title - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
There's no financial support from the school? Why is that? ( My first thought was that maybe its considered a club sport instead of a sanctioned varsity sport?) Anyway... If you know of any way that they're accepting donations towards the cost of their trip, could you please post it here? Thanks.

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From sj-r.com: The Illinois House on Tuesday voted in favor of bans on semi-automatic assault weapons and large-capacity ammunition magazines, though the proposals still face several legislative battles before they could become law.

The approved proposals were six amendments to a bill that House Speaker Michael Madigan left blank on purpose, and they were okayed in an unusual process that Madigan began using last week to allow legislators to debate at length on contentious topics. The House still must approve the full piece of legislation for it to move to the Senate, and none of the six votes taken Tuesday as lawmakers debated what would go into the measure had the same support as what is required for a bill to pass the House.

One of the amendments would make it a felony for anyone to sell, purchase or transfer a military-style assault weapon. Should the amendment become law, it would make it illegal for civilians to possess these types of weapons after a 300-day period following the measure's enactment.

 

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