These Members are Experiencing All 4-H Offers

  Illinois 4-H challenges youth to try new things, experiment in project areas that interest them, and explore opportunities around the state and country. The 4-H Experience Award recognizes youth who excel in that challenge. “We celebrate youth whose 4-H experiences have expanded outside their home county to the state, national, or international level,” said…Read more…

Farm to Table Event Was a Success

The Farm to Table event held in October was a success and enjoyed by dozens of folks at the time. Now, the fruits of that effort are coming to harvest.  Patrick Scates, owner of Scates Valley Irrigation, along with Jill Fowler and Malinda Nelson of Peoples National Bank have made a $5,000 check presentation to the…Read more…

Illinois Representative Tarver Tours Wayne & White Counties

Illinois State Representative Curtis J. Tarver II visited Wayne and White Counties last week as part of the Illinois Farm Bureau Adopt-a-Legislator Program. Tarver was joined by his daughter, Charliegh, and her godfather, Jason, as well as several directors and staff of the Farm Bureau organization. This is Tarver’s first visit to the counties. His…Read more…

Electronics Recycling Day This Saturday in Carrier Mills

This Saturday is the third Saturday of the month, which means it is time for the monthly electronics recycling in Carrier Mills. This will be the last one for the year and will not be back until closer to spring. On Saturday November 16, 2019 The event is held on the Carrier Mills Municipal Building…Read more…

Special White County Board Meeting Tuesday Night

The White County Board will have a special meeting Tuesday, November 19th, at 7 PM. The purpose of the meeting will be to consider insurance quotes for White County for General Liability, Workman’s Compensation, Inland Marine, Umbrella, Law Enforcement Liability, Employment Practices Liability, Professional Employment Management Liability and Auto Liability. The next regular White County…Read more…

Carmi Christmas Elves Announce Christmas Lights of Hope!

Carmi Christmas Elves are proud to announce Christmas Lights Hope! This will be the first year for Christmas Lights of Hope.   Christmas Lights of Hope is a drive through display with over 90 light up displays located at the White County Fairgrounds in Carmi, IL.  This has all been made possible because of sponsorships from…Read more…

Six Additional Charges Filed Against Swanner

Additional charges have been filed against Clayton Andrew Swanner, 35, of Crossville. White County State’s Attorney Denton Aud reviewed the report in reference to the fire in Crossville on Thursday, involving Swanner and Cathy Brandestein and has filed additional charges of Attempted First Degree Murder, 2 counts of Aggravated Arson, 1 count of Residential Arson,…Read more…

Closings and Cancellations 11-12-19

The Norris City Library is closed today, but will be open tomorrow. The Carmi Compassion Center is closed. SIC is closed. No classes or activities. Hamilton County Unit 10 Schools are closed today, however the DayCare will remain open and operational. Both the Carmi Jr. High Boys and Girls Basketball games vs. Fairfield have been…Read more…