Knox County Courthouse http://tspr.org en A View of an Extinct Species http://tspr.org/post/view-extinct-species <p>The <a href="http://www.kville.org/kchistory/Museum.html" target="_blank">Knox County Historical Museum </a>is marking the 100-year anniversary of the passenger pigeon’s disappearance from the planet. Wed, 11 Jun 2014 20:24:06 +0000 Rich Egger 54708 at http://tspr.org A View of an Extinct Species Honoring Women From Galesburg's History http://tspr.org/post/honoring-women-galesburgs-history <p>Galesburg city council members approved a resolution in support of naming facilities, parks and streets in honor of notable women.<br /><br />More than 50 women are listed in a document provided to aldermen. They are community organizers, athletes, artists, educators, and more from throughout Galesburg&#39;s 175 year history.<br /><br />The document will be used when the city considers naming and renaming things.<br /><br />Mayor Sal Garza said too few women have been recognized by the city.<br /> Thu, 22 Mar 2012 18:05:32 +0000 Rich Egger 12229 at http://tspr.org Honoring Women From Galesburg's History