McDonough County Historic Preservation Society http://tspr.org en National Honor for the Old Bailey House http://tspr.org/post/national-honor-old-bailey-house <p>The National Park Service has placed the Old Bailey House, 100 S Campbell St, Macomb on the National Register of Historic Places.<br><br>“It's a grand, beautiful old lady of a house here in town,” said Bob Fischer of the McDonough County Historic Preservation Society.<br><br>The Old Bailey House was built by William S. Bailey, who was the founder and first president of Union National Bank.<br> Wed, 12 Sep 2012 20:41:53 +0000 Rich Egger 21481 at http://tspr.org National Honor for the Old Bailey House Macomb Teacher & Vocational Students Honored http://tspr.org/post/macomb-teacher-vocational-students-honored <p>One of the reunions held in Macomb during Heritage Days weekend centered around a 125-year old house.<br /><br />The McDonough County Historic Preservation Society brought together the West Central Illinois Vocational Area Center students who rehabilitated the Old Bailey House in the early-to-mid-1980s under the direction of teacher Lloyd W. &ldquo;Charlie&rdquo; Miller.<br /><br />The students were from the Macomb, Bushnell-Prairie City, Colchester, Hamilton, Hancock Central, Northwestern, Plymouth, and Roseville School Districts.<br /> Sun, 24 Jun 2012 20:33:32 +0000 Rich Egger 17240 at http://tspr.org Macomb Teacher & Vocational Students Honored