Obituary – Mrs. Charlease Williams

Champaign, IL

Charlease Williams, 88, of Champaign died January 30, 2016 at the Champaign County Nursing Home where she lived for the past year. Charlease was born October 26, 1927 to the union of Oscar and Callie Gladney in Choctaw … Read more

VFW 5569 receives Award

(From Left to Right) Jones, Armstrong and Tony Ballard

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5569 of Ackerman recently received a Membership Award from Emmit Armstrong, District Commander. … Read more

The Horsehead Nebula recently photographed at Rainwater Observatory

HORSEHEAD IMAGE TAKEN HERE AT RAINWATER 2016

This spectacular and eerie image of the Horsehead Nebula was recently photographed at Rainwater Observatory in French Camp, Mississippi! It was taken by retired California aerospace engineer, Bill Kennedy, using Rainwater’s powerful 150mm APO Triplet Skywatcher refractor telescope. The total … Read more