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November 24, 2017

11/1/2017 2:00:00 PM
Cork honored as Hometown Hero

Tony Cork was honored during a recent Hometown Hero Recognition Dinner sponsored by Modern Woodmen at Joe's Italian Food and Pizza. Cork, a long-time Robinson educator and coach, was recognized for his service to the community, local schools and children. He is a member of the Illinois High School Track and Cross Country Coaches Hall of Fame. Several people present spoke about Cork, including Hank Hill. Hill was a member of the 1977-78 Illinois Class A track and field championship team Cork coached. He went on to become the 1996 world powerlifting champion. Other members of the championship team in attendance and speaking were Mike Bachelor and Joe Snyder. Other speakers included Dale Mendenhall, Shirley Treadway, Larry Higgins, Mike Fear, Joey Wright, Tony Cork, Mike Bachelor, Joe Snyder, Dave Holubek, Kevin McConnell, Dick Muston, Steve Lachenmayr and Shirley Muston. Pictured are: Cork, his wife, Judy, and sons Chris and Patrick. (Submitted photo)

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