We Are Community for the week of July 18th, 2022, by Joyce Steiner

We Are Community 106 Mentioned last week that I went to a stoneware auction in Pittsfield on Saturday.  It was a great day for sewer tile animals.  If you don’t know what those are, think of the old-time tile used

We Are Community for the week of July 11th, 2022, by Joyce Steiner

We Are Community 105 Decided that July 4th would have been a good day to rob a bank in Hancock County as all the officers and vehicles were in the parade at Carthage-also, two K9 dogs. Good to see so

We Are Community for the week of July 4th, 2022, by Joyce Steiner

We Are Community 104 Want to wish Mary Hohe a happy 98th birthday on the 7th.  Why not send her a birthday card at 99 Center Street, Augusta, IL 62311.  She is a very special lady. Julia Randall passed away

We Are Community for the week of June 27th, 2022, by Joyce Steiner

We Are Community 103 Interesting week.  Will not be able to tell you all but will try to hit the high points. There was a group of over 100 Civil War letters written by two Bell brothers from Plymouth on

We Are Community for the week of June 20th, 2022, by Joyce Steiner

We Are Community 102 As I write this, Father’s Day is almost over.  Yet I want to thank all the fathers who have nurtured children.  Each of you is very special in some way.  Happy Father’s Day. As I mentioned

We Are Community for the week of June 13th, 2022, by Joyce Steiner

Sometimes I forge that we have a State Park really close to Plymouth.  Weinberg King State Park is located just east of Augusta and has many things to offer.  There is a well-kept camping area, several picnics areas, a pond

We Are Community for the week of June 6th, 2022, by Joyce Steiner

We Are Community 100 Appropriate that on the 100th “We Are Community” column that the PCCC was filled to capacity. I changed the name of this column from “Plymouth Area News” to “We Are Community” to more reflect its reach. 

We Are Community for the week of May 30th, 2022, by Joyce Steiner

We Are Community 99 It is Memorial Day Weekend.  When I was growing up, this was a time when everyone visited the cemeteries where their ancestors were buried.  We remembered those who had passed before us by putting live flowers

We Are Community for the week of May 23rd, 2022, by Joyce Steiner

We Are Community 98 Our sympathy to the family of Gary Hetzel II who passed away this week in Plymouth.  His grandfather owned Hetzel’s Garage.  Services will be Friday at the Plymouth Circle Community Center. Spent a couple of days

We Are Community for the week of May16th, 2022, by Joyce Steiner

We Are Community 97 Busy week.  I have the WGEM weather app on my phone.  I love it but had voice alerts on it and they got out of hand sometimes coming on every half hour or so even when