The Ford County Record has reported that Paxton police are seeking the public’s help in locating a 25-year-old Paxton man who has been missing for several days. The man in question is Onarga native Blake M. Thorne, a 2008 graduate of Iroquois West High School. Police took a missing person’s report on Monday, July 18, from Thorne’s wife Stacy who reported that her husband had not been seen or heard from since the night of Wednesday, July 13. Stacy Thorne told police that the last time she saw her husband was in the early-morning hours of Monday, July 11, when he left their home in Paxton to go to work out of town.