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yesqcy - City/Firefighters labor contract must be voted on again - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Very true, everyone has to have a first time. But what about the city attorney and the rest of the council? Nobody?
Mizzougrad - Quincy City Budget hearings and Council meeting - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Your right, the pensions that the city chose to underfund for years because they could, and now it's all our fault. For someone in business, don't understand how you do not understand the concept that you close a station, you don't just reassign the firefighters, because then there are no savings. You close a station because you want to lower the number of firefighters, period. You know…
topdown - Quincy City Budget hearings and Council meeting - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Once again, I will ask you: Do you understand business at all? The City can't print money. The police and fire pensions have thrown the entire system so far out of whack that the City can't make "want to" decisions; it is a "have to" situation. You can cry the blues all you want about the poor, poor firefighters, but their greed over the years has contributed greatly to this mess, so what…
topdown - Quincy City Budget hearings and Council meeting - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I haven't read a single comment about laying off firefighters, except, perhaps, from your Chief. You are paid, and paid very well, to do a job. If you don't like it, quit. People will line up to take your spot. No one is complaining about the services you provide. The problem is cost. Why is it so hard to understand that the City coffers are not a bottomless pit? Your pensions have…
topdown - Quincy City Budget hearings and Council meeting - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Your condescending attitude is just plain insulting. Thousands and thousands of small business owners have suffered in this economy over the past decade or so. Should we all "reinvent" ourselves? What an idiotic statement! It is patently obvious to me from the comments you have made in different discussions that you have lived a life of privilege and have never given an honest day's work in…

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216 students from 19 high schools participated in the contest

John Wood Community College recently held its 8th annual Invitational Livestock Judging Contest at the JWCC Agricultural Education Center.  The event was hosted by JWCC Agriculture Alumni Association and the Livestock Evaluation Club, and sponsored by ADM Alliance Nutrition, Moorman’s Showtec, Farm & Home Supply, and area Farm Bureaus.  Two-hundred sixteen students from 19 high schools participated in the contest. 

Schools that participated included: Pleasant Hill, Liberty, Griggsville-Perry, Hartsburg-Emden, Illini West, Payson-Seymour, Pittsfield, Triopia, Unity, Western, A-C Central, Camp Point Central, Franklin, and Monmouth-Roseville, from Illinois; and  Bowling Green R-1, Ralls Co R-II Mark Twain, Scotland County R-I, Troy Buchanan, and Van-Far R-I from Missouri.

 

Winners: Overall Teams 1st Griggsville-Perry #1 - Wyatt Bradshaw, Riley Bradshaw, Kendal Hannant, Mitchell Smith 2nd Bowling Green (Mo.) #1- Kelsey Horner, Evan Scherder, Ella Klott, Ashlee Waddell 3rd Unity (Mendon) #1- Sullivan Finlay, Dylan Shaffer, Mark Jansen, Luke Muegge 4th Payson-Seymour #1 – Seth Terwelp, Monte Wietholder, Ryan Hildebrand, Daulton Speckhart

5th Scotland County R-1 (Mo.)Team – Taylar Eggleston-Wood, Sarah Sites, Tasha Eggleston-Wood, Randan Kraus

Individual Overall Winners 1st Kelsey Horner – Bowling Green High School, Bowling Green, Mo. 2nd Tori Woods – Western High School, Barry. 3rd Wyatt Bradshaw – Griggsville-Perry High School, Griggsville.  4th Robby Meeker - Hartsburg-Emden High School, Hartsburg.

5th Kennedi Wagoner - Troy Buchanan High School, Troy, Mo.

Beef Team 1st Scotland Co R-I (Mo.) – Sarah Sites, Taylar Eggleston-Wood, Tasha Eggleston-Wood, Randan Kraus 2nd Unity (Mendon) #2 – Kayla Gronwold, Lauren Lewis, Gabi Dempsey, Andrew Doyle 3rd Central (Camp Point) #2 – Madelyn Heinecke, Marley Kill, Taylor Kill, Olivia Heinecke
Swine Team 1st  Troy (Mo.) #2 – Preston Pitchford, Julia Chesser, Alyssa Rivera, Katie Ladlie 2nd Unity (Mendon) #1- Sullivan Finlay, Dylan Shaffer, Luke Muegge, Mark Jansen 3rd Payson-Seymour #1- Ryan Hildebrand, Monte Wietholder, Seth Terwelp, Daulton Speckhart
Sheep Team 1st Bowling Green (Mo.) #1- Kelsey Horner, Evan Scherder, Ella Klott, Ashlee Waddell 2nd Payson-Seymour #1- Seth Terwelp, Monte Wietholder, Ryan Hildebrand, Daulton Speckhart 3rd Griggsville-Perry #1- Wyatt Bradshaw, Riley Bradshaw, Mitchell Smith, Kendal Hannant
Beef Individual 1st Kody Graham- Liberty High School , Liberty. 2nd Kennedi Wagoner – Troy High School, Troy, Mo.

3rd Madelyn Heinecke – Central High School , Camp Point.
Swine Individual 1st Kelsey Horner – Bowling Green High School, Bowling Green, Mo. 2nd Tori Woods – Western High School , Barry. 3rd Zach Abney – Pittsfield High School, Pittsfield.
Sheep Individual 1st Kelsey Horner – Bowling Green High School, Bowling Green, Mo. 2nd Evan Scherder – Bowling Green High School, Bowling Green, Mo. 3rd Gabi Dempsey – Unity High School, Mendon.

 

Livestock was provided by Jase Mixer, Julie Schultz, Stan and Jeanie Krutmeier, Alex Denny, WIU Ag Department, Siera Thompson, and the Merle Woods Family.   Official Judges were Tyler Tonkin and Kyle Wood from Western Illinois University.


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