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1950Brutus - Amazon to open facility in Illinois, hire 1,000 - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Wrong again - The line on the form instructs you to DO NOT LEAVE BLANK. If IL does not adjust the form (all necessary info is on the form) and inform taxpayer thusly then it is their own fault for lack of enforcement - you know -the way the immigration system works. Also original poster may not complete his own taxes - could know nothing about line 23 so he could be in the same boat as I - paid the…
QuincyJournal - Baldwin School evacuated following smoke in building - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Or maybe they had to turn on the old heater for the first time this season and it just belched. Good grief, people. Lighten up. I was joking. BG
qfingers - Baldwin School evacuated following smoke in building - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Here's the investigative questions though: #1 Was there a change in the heating system from prior years? #2 Were there new smoke detectors that perhaps were more sensitive or in new places? #3 Since this is done every year has there ever been such a problem before? #4 How do they propose preventing this from happening next year?
QuincyJournal - Baldwin School evacuated following smoke in building - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Waiting on a reply from the District as they examine where the magic bullet came from... No, I don't really believe this was staged. BG
chemteacher54 - Baldwin School evacuated following smoke in building - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
What produced the smoke? Is this an oil-burning furnace/boiler, or is it natural gas? Natural gas does not produce much smoke. So if this heating system is fueled by natural gas, I do find that much smoke rather suspicious. I am so used to QPS administrators and boards trying to deceive and manipulate the public it would not surprise me if they staged this just days before a vote on replacing this…

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Pike County, Illinois State's Attorney resigns

4 months, 4 weeks ago by Bob Gough

Pike County State’s Attorney Carrie Boyd has resigned, according to Pike County Board Chairman Andy Borrowman.
 
Just last month, Boyd charged the Pike County Sheriff Paul Petty with official misconduct. Petty is accused of not getting evidence through blood samples before embalming the body of Shanda M. Lopez of Milton following her death.
 
Petty is the county's coroner as well as sheriff. He is scheduled to be in court today to face the charges.
 
Borrowman told KHQA News that that Boyd resigned via voice mail and cited personal reasons. He will meet with Chief Judge Diane Lagoski to decide how to proceed with the case. 

The County Board will now have to meet to appoint a replacement from the Democratic party and a special primary will need to be held before the November general election. 


 

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