Missing Grayville Boy Found; Fine and Unharmed

Missing Boy Found   Good News from the Grayville Police Department; as that ten year old missing boy has been found, fine and unharmed. Grayville Chief of Police Roy Mann reported early Friday, the boy had been missing since Thursday afternoon. The child was last seen heading north on the Old State Road, about a…Read more…

Grayville Council Meeting Tuesday

Grayville Council Meeting Tuesday   The Grayville City Council will meet for a full agenda at 7 Tuesday evening. The Grayville commissioners normally meet the second and fourth Monday of the month, but due to Monday being Memorial Day holiday, the meeting will be held Tuesday. It’s a full agenda facing the commissioners who will…Read more…

Sheriff Urges Safety First for Holiday Weekend

Memorial Day Safety   This weekend, the Memorial Day holiday, unofficially kicks off the summer season and  barbecue’s, family gathering and other celebrations will be common place throughout the weekend. White County Sheriff Doug Maier reminded local residents to keep safety in mind, not only this holiday weekend, but throughout the year. He explained his…Read more…

ISP Joins Death Investigation

ILLINOIS STATE POLICE CONDUCTS DEATH INVESTIGATION ISP Agents Investigate Death of Dayne A. Harrison Carmi, IL – On May 20, 2019, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Department requested assistance from Illinois State Police Zone 7 Investigations with the death investigation of Dayne A. Harrison, age 25, of Cisne, Illinois. On May 20, 2019, at approximately 3:30…Read more…

Authorities Searching for Missing Grayville Boy

Authorities Searching for Missing Grayville Boy   Grayville Chief of Police Roy Mann is asking for the public’s assistance this morning as his department, along with the Edwards County Sheriff’s Department, Hamilton County Sheriff’s Department’s Drone, the fire department and the Illinois State Police, continue looking for a ten year old Grayville boy who has…Read more…

SIC Archery Hosts Invitational

SIC Archery Hosts Fifth Annual 3D Archery Invitational HARRISBURG, Ill. (May 23, 2019) – Southeastern Illinois College Archery hosted their fifth annual SIC 3D Archery High School Invitational Friday, May 10. The tournament served as a try out for the collegiate archery team. Trophies were awarded to the top high school team by averaging the…Read more…

Boil Order for Portion of Carmi

Boil Order for Portion of Carmi   City of Carmi Water Plant Operator Van Scott informed WROY/WRUL News a regional broadband internet service provider hit a water main break Wednesday. Due to the break, which occurred at the corner of Burrell and Oak, the city has issued a boil order for all Carmi water customers…Read more…

Local Veterans Taking Honor Flight

Local Veterans Taking Honor Flight   Honor Flight is dedicated to honoring veterans with a free trip to Washington D.C. to visit the many monuments and memorials. The memorials were built to honor the service of all veterans and Honor Flight believes it is imperative that veterans get to see and experience the memorials. Two…Read more…

Memorial Day Ceremony Set for Monday

Memorial Day Ceremony Set for Monday Memorial Day is a federal holiday for remembering and honoring people who have died while serving in the United States Armed Forces. The holiday, which is currently observed on the last Monday of May was previously observed on May 30, from 1868 to 1970. With that in mind, a…Read more…

Fairfield Pain Clinic Helps

FMH PAIN CLINIC HELPS GENTLEMAN RECLAIM HIS PAIN FREE LIFE   Thomas Dickey, Carmi native, recently underwent a successful surgery with Spine and Pain Surgeon Dr. Amit W. Bhandarkar, MD, MBBS, MS. Thomas had been struggling with excruciating back pain for 3 months and was struggling with day to day activities, such as, not being…Read more…

Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest

Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest An Indiana woman was arrested following a routine traffic stop by Carmi Police Tuesday evening. Christina F. Lofton, 33 of Anderson, Ind., was charged with driving while license suspended or revoked and operating an uninsured motor vehicle, following the traffic stop at the intersection of Main and Partridge Streets. Lofton…Read more…

Carmi Man Heading to Incarceration

Carmi Man Heading to Prison   A Carmi man was sentenced to four years in an Illinois Department of Corrections Facility following a hearing in White County Circuit Court Wednesday. White County State’s Atttorney Denton Aud reported 22 year old James L. Parker, will serve four years on a charge of retail theft, a Class…Read more…

Boil Order Issued for Parts of Carmi Wednesday Afternoon

City of Carmi Water Plant Operator Van Scott tells WROY/WRUL News a regional broadband internet service provider hit a water main earlier today.  Due to that water main break, at the corner of Burrell and Oak, the city has issued a Boil Water order for all Carmi water customers west of 12th Street to 1716…Read more…

Quick Productive Meeting for Carmi City Council

Quick Productive Meeting for Carmi City Council   It may be a record; 420 seconds; seven minutes…that’s the amount of time it took the Carmi City Council to approve two request for facade improvement funding; cover routine matters along with reports from committee heads and Mayor Jeff Pollard.   Council approved a request from Botsch…Read more…