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Two Dwight Antique Stores To Open July 1

For those who have a passion for antiques, area shoppers can now experience the convenience of not one, but two antique stores opening July 1 in Dwight. Bill Sole of Dwight and Bob de Oliviera are certainly two people with…

Lance Leeds Leaving; Dwight UMC Pastor Since 2011

The Rev. Lance Leeds, pastor at the Dwight United Methodist Church since July, 2011, will preach his last sermon in Dwight on Sunday (June 11). He and his wife Judy will be moving to the Marion Aldersgate United Methodist Church…

The Unstoppable Jewell Carlson

An explosion at the World War II Joliet arsenal, and getting shot in the stomach failed to stop Jewell Carlson, now 93, who will soon be celebrating his 70th wedding anniversary with his wife Marguerite (Peg).Carlson grew up in LaRose,…