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What should be done with Amboy Junior High School?

Posted: Tuesday, Feb 21st, 2017
AMBOY, Amboy residents have a big decision to make. Should millions of dollars be spent to keep the Amboy Junior High School building in useable condition and within the safety codes set by the state? Or should the district build a new addition at Amboy High School, thereby creating a junior/senior high school?
This is an important and far-reaching

Amboy family now six generations strong

Modified: Tuesday, Feb 21st, 2017
AMBOY, There isn't much more exciting than a new baby in the family. And that baby often means a new title for the generations before it. A daughter becomes a mother, a dad becomes a grandfather and so on.
In the case of newborn Bently Kettley, it meant that Blanche Gascoigne became a great-great-great-grandmother. Six generations gathered for a

Roads in line for facelift

Posted: Tuesday, Feb 21st, 2017
AMBOY -- Some of Amboy's roads will be getting a facelift this spring.
The Amboy City Council voted on Feb. 20 during its monthly meeting to seek 14 bids on 13 street repairs.
Amboy City Council member Daryl Stuckemeyer said that the county had just bid on a road for Ashton and based on the cost of that bid,

Performers preparing for AHS's production of 'Mary Poppins'

Posted: Tuesday, Feb 21st, 2017
AMBOY, Amboy High School will present the musical "Mary Poppins" on March 10, 11 and 12. Performances on Friday and Saturday will be at 7 p.m. and the Sunday matinee will be at 2 p.m.
Mary Poppins is set in the early 1900s when the Banks family embarks upon the task of finding a suitable nanny for their two

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