Beardstown gets $400,000 marina improvement grant

There was good news for the City of Beardstown when Mayor Leslie Harris opened the mail Monday morning.
When she opened the letter she found that she suddenly had about 400,000 reasons to be happy.
The letter was from Wayne Rosenthal, Director of Illinois’ Department of Natural Resources, announcing Beardstown had been selected to receive a $400,000 grant for improvements at the Beardstown Marina.

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    In last week’s Focus, I wrote about two doors listed in the Scriptures. One door was an open door which God gives as an invitation to hope and our calling, an open door which no one can shut.