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Ronald Dean Wilson

Ronald Dean Wilson, 68, passed away at his home surrounded by his family on Monday February 20, 2017. Ronnie was born on January 20, 1949 in Vincennes.

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  • Reaction to the death of actor Bill Paxton February 26, 2017
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Reaction to the death of film and TV actor Bill Paxton, of "Titanic," ''Aliens," ''The Terminator," ''Apollo 13" and the HBO series "Big Love" fame:
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  • Family representative says actor Bill Paxton has died February 26, 2017
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bill Paxton, a prolific and charismatic actor who had memorable roles in such blockbusters as "Apollo 13" and "Titanic" while also cherishing his work in "One False Move" and other low-budget movies and in the HBO series "Big Love," has died from complications due to surgery. He was 61.
    The Associated Press
  • Will 'La La' have another day of sun at Sunday's Oscars? February 26, 2017
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Will the 89th Academy Awards be a parade of political speeches or landslide for "La La Land"? Probably both.
    The Associated Press
  • Jordan Peele's 'Get Out' scares up big $30.5 million debut February 26, 2017
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Great reviews and buzz propelled comedian Jordan Peele's directorial debut, the micro-budget thriller "Get Out," to a chart-topping opening weekend with $30.5 million according to studio estimates Sunday.
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  • 'Moonlight' sweeps Spirit Awards; Affleck wins best actor February 25, 2017
    SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — Sunday might be dominated by "La La Land," but Saturday belonged to "Moonlight."
    The Associated Press