Plymouth Area News for the week of May 25th, 2020, by Joyce Steiner

  Plymouth Illinois needs a policeman.  For those of you who don’t know, Plymouth lies in west central Illinois.  We are a small town of approximately 500 people.  We have our own water supply, a sewer, an excellent school district,

Plymouth Area News for the week of May 18th, 2020, by Joyce Steiner

  Another interesting week.  I think the virus is hitting us all hard. Though I am fairly well educated, I remain way too trusting and naïve I guess.  Tuesday  I received a phone call asking if I deliver.  Had the

Plymouth Area News for the week of May 11th, 2020, by Joyce Steiner

  Our sympathy to the family of Raymond ”Tip” Kamm of Augusta who passed away on May 2nd.  Tip was a 1949 graduate of Plymouth High School. His sister Evelyn Kamm lived in Plymouth. Margaret Phillips, sister of Glenadene Webster,

Plymouth Area News for the week of May 4th, 2020, by Joyce Steiner

  Well there were a lot of firsts this week.  First fire fly on May 1st.  First two large butterflies on the same day.  Did not get close enough but think they were giant Swallowtails.  They were yellow and quite

Plymouth Area News for the week of April 27th, 2020, by Joyce Steiner

  Some time ago someone gave me a POW bracelet for Capt. William Butler 11-20-67.  I checked it on Google this week and found  that he came home after five and a half years as a POW.  Then I also

Plymouth Area News for the week of April 20th, 2020, by Joyce Steiner

  Just wow.  It is Sunday afternoon and the weather is perfect.  Not easy to say in a week that has seen several inches of snow, a freeze, rain and of course the virus!  I have a fairly large back

Plymouth Area News for the week of April 13th, 2020, by Joyce Steiner

  Today is Easter Sunday.  This is the most important yearly celebration  for Christians.  No matter what your life in this world is like, Easter promises us a better life after this one!  Churches have had to adapt, unless of

Plymouth Area News for the week of April 6th, 2020, by Joyce Steiner

  I wondered how the news media in Quincy learned about two large parties in the Quincy Area.  Then came the news that a third person had a positive test and he was in the hospital with the virus.  It

Plymouth Area News for the week of March 30th, 2020, by Joyce Steiner

  One of the papers I take is the Quincy paper.  I found that Betty Eshom had passed this week.  She was from Sutter and she worked at Plymouth Rock Antiques for years.  She held down the store when I

Plymouth Area News for the week of March 23rd, 2020, by Joyce Steiner

Bill Finney passed away on Monday.  He attended Living Faith UMC in Bowen.  The obituary in the Quincy paper gave a long list of his life’s work.  He will be greatly missed.  It is my understanding that the visitation was