Board member

Former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick is joining the board of the foundation building President Barack Obama's future presidential library.  The Barack Obama Foundation says Patrick will serve alongside other board members including Obama's sister, Maya Soetoro-Ng. 

Springdale’s only board secretary retires

Mar 20, 2013

The Springdale Cemetery Authority Board’s secretary resigned Tuesday. Jeanette Hillyer has served in the board as a Peoria County representative since its creation 11 years ago. Hillyer says there have been many improvements in the historic burial ground over the last decade.