A report on Jonesboro, Illinois

City in Union County, Illinois, United States.

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Anna, Illinois

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Largest community and retail trade center in Union County, Illinois, United States.

Largest community and retail trade center in Union County, Illinois, United States.

It is known for being tied to its close neighbor Jonesboro, together known as Anna-Jonesboro.

For its first year of existence, Union County included an area of unorganized territory temporarily attached to it.<ref>White, Jesse. Origin and Evolution of Illinois Counties. State of Illinois, March 2010.  {{cite web |url=http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/publications/pdf_publications/ipub15.pdf |title=Archived copy |access-date=2012-09-26 |url-status=live |archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20121012094217/http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/publications/pdf_publications/ipub15.pdf |archive-date=2012-10-12 }}</ref>

Union County, Illinois

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County located in the U.S. state of Illinois.

County located in the U.S. state of Illinois.

For its first year of existence, Union County included an area of unorganized territory temporarily attached to it.<ref>White, Jesse. Origin and Evolution of Illinois Counties. State of Illinois, March 2010.  {{cite web |url=http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/publications/pdf_publications/ipub15.pdf |title=Archived copy |access-date=2012-09-26 |url-status=live |archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20121012094217/http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/publications/pdf_publications/ipub15.pdf |archive-date=2012-10-12 }}</ref>
In 1819, the additional territory became Alexander County, reducing Union to its current borders.

Its county seat is Jonesboro.

Anna-Jonesboro Community High School

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American high school located in Anna, Illinois.

American high school located in Anna, Illinois.

It serves Anna and Jonesboro.

Lincoln–Douglas debates

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The Lincoln–Douglas debates were a series of seven debates between Abraham Lincoln, the Republican Party candidate for the United States Senate from Illinois, and incumbent Senator Stephen Douglas, the Democratic Party candidate.

The Lincoln–Douglas debates were a series of seven debates between Abraham Lincoln, the Republican Party candidate for the United States Senate from Illinois, and incumbent Senator Stephen Douglas, the Democratic Party candidate.

U.S. Postage, 1958 issue, commemorating the Lincoln and Douglas debates
Abraham Lincoln, photo by William March, May 1860
Stephen A. Douglas, photo by Vannerson, 1859
Commemorative statue on the site of the Ottawa debate

Jonesboro on September 15

Jonesboro Elementary School District

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Jonesboro Community Consolidated School District #43, often known as Jonesboro Elementary School District, is an elementary and middle school district headquartered in Jonesboro, Illinois.