The River Valley Players has announced open auditions for its upcoming musical production of “Holiday Inn, the Irving Berlin Musical” which will be held at 6 p.m. on Sunday, June 19 and Monday, June 20 at St. John’s Community Center, 1301 Second St. in Henry.


The Marshall-Putnam Retired Teachers Association will meet at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, June 21 in the Farm Bureau Board Room, 509 Front St., Henry. Members are also reminded that dues for 2022 are needed by June.


The Clear Creek Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) will hold their 2022 Illinois Yearly Meeting from Wednesday, June 15 to Sunday, June 19 at the Clear Creek Friends Meetinghouse, 14365 N. 350th Ave., McNabb.


Marquis Marine, river logistics and barging in Hennepin, announced that it has been awarded a 2021 American Equity Underwriters Safety Award for the company’s record and commitment to safety in the workplace.


The four winners of the 2022 Hopkins Alumni Scholarship have been announced. The Putnam County High School students who are recipients of the scholarships include Erin Brooker, Isaac Wujek, Renae Ramey and Eli Postula.




The goal for the Phone-A-Thon is to raise $35,000 for services and support for individuals at Gateway Services. Volunteer callers will reach out to friends of Gateway who have donated in past years.