Aviation Scholarship Recipient Follows In Mills’ Footsteps

Times-Tribune Staff Report Seventeen year old Philip Coulby of Highland completed his Pilot Training on November 16 at the St. Louis Soaring Association club in Highland and is now a Private Pilot rated in Gliders. Phillip was the recipient of the Larry Mills Memorial Aviation Scholarship and is following in Larry’s footsteps as a member…

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Police Deserve Thanks for Nabbing Suspects

By Steve Rensberry, Editor Every time I hear about a burglary suspect getting nabbed I wonder if it could possibly be the burglary suspect that decided to break down my house a little over a year ago and make off with a few things that didn’t belong to him or her, but alas the unscrupulous…

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Jason Schueren

Jason Todd Schueren, 43, of Granite City, born Monday, December 15, 2019 in Granite City, passed on Thursday, November 28, 2019 at his home in Granite City. Jason was a Metallica enthusiast, always had fun on the holidays especially 4th of July and setting off fireworks. He liked to watch horror movies and following Big…

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James S. Young

James S. Young, 91 of Troy,  passed away peacefully on Monday, November 25, 2019 at his home in Troy. James was born on January 30, 1928 in Hillsboro; the son of the late Harold D. and Ruth E. (Green) Young. James was a truck driver for Bunn Capital for over 30 years and proudly served…

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Ralph Shevcik

Ralph G. Shevcik, age 80, of Troy, formerly of Granite City, passed away on Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at Gateway Regional Medical Center, Granite City, with his loving family by his side. Ralph was born on January 1, 1939 in Granite City, a son of the late Frank J. Shevcik and Florence A. (Carron) Shevcik.…

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Joan Carol Durey

Joan Carol Durley, nee Ellis, 86, of Maryville, born March 13, 1933 in Washington, D.C, and passed away peacefully on November 18, 2019 at Liberty Village, Maryville. Joan was preceded in death by her husband William Durley, Sr.; her children, William A. Durley Jr. and Paula Hagarty; a brother, John Ellis. Surviving are her grandchildren,…

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Donald R. Farris

Donald R. Farris, 76, of Maryville, IL and formerly of Mt. Vernon, passed away on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at Eden Village Care Center, Glen Carbon. Donald was a faithful member of St. Jerome Catholic Church, Troy, IL. He retired from St. Louis Parking Company. Donald was an avid St. Louis Cardinals Fan and Chicago…

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Gary Brumm

Gary L. Brumm, 70, of Troy, born Saturday, November 27, 1948 in East. St. Louis, passed away at his home on Saturday, November 23, 2019. Gary was a faithful member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Troy. He honorably served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He enjoyed camping and dirt…

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Zirkelbach’s Softball Career To Continue At Lewis And Clark

By Anthony Jones, Reporter Earlier this month, softball standout Dallas Zirkelbach signed her national letter of intent. Zirkelbach is currently a senior at Triad High School and will play softball for Lewis and Clark College. Her father said of the signing, “We’re just relieved to know where Dallas will be attending college. It is great…

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Triad Boys Basketball Carve Up Opponents To Start Season 3-1

By Anthony Jones, Reporter In his first year at the helm for Triad, Jeff Guidry has the boys basketball team off to a 3-1 start. The Knights also have a 1-0 record in conference play after defeating the Civic Memorial Eagles. The season kicked off for the team in the Stove Top Stuffing Tournament. Their…

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