Due to the Tier 2 mitigations for our region the Carmi-White County CUSD #5 Board of Education meeting will be held virtually on Monday, November 16th at 7:00pm. This meeting will be conducted using the district Google Meets account. The public will be able... Read More.
Huge turnout in White County November 3rd; 10,010 registered voters here, nearly 7,500 ballots cast (7,467) or 74.6%. With all 19 precincts reporting, 5,734 or 80.85% of voters say no to what’s been tabbed as the “fair tax”. 1,358 White Countians did vote for it. No... Read More.
With 27 of 27 precincts in, Wayne County results follow: Of the 11,193 registered voters, 5,476 actually turned in ballots, or just under 49%. President Donald Trump took over 87.5% of the Wayne County vote with challenger and former Vice President Joe Biden garnering only a... Read More.
With 11 of 18 precincts reporting in White County, it’s clear some things haven’t changed from 4 years ago. White County overwhelmingly has cast votes for Republicans. Of the 1,874 ballots cast so far, 1,515 have said no to the “fair tax” while 256... Read More.
With 19 of 27 Precincts reporting in Wayne County, we see so far that the race for coroner shows Carrie Jo Dagg, a Republican leading Democratic rival Jimmy Taylor by a nearly 57% to 41% margin or 1,973 to 1,412 votes. Like White County,... Read More.
16 of 16 precincts reporting now in Hamilton County. We can officially tell you that of the county’s 5,615 registered voters, 4,364 votes have been cast. That’s good enough for a voter turnout of 77.72% and our reporter on site tells us there are... Read More.
White County voters turned out in big numbers as has been the case across the country today. In addition to busy day of voting, County Clerk Beth Sell reports White County saw 2,169 early voters and out of 1,252 vote by mail applications, her... Read More.
At least one major change emerged from Monday night’s Carmi City of Council closed session. Carmi will in the spring elect a mayor that will be full time instead of part time. Along with that, the pay will double from $23,000 to $46,000 annually. ... Read More.
Much has been made of the delay in White County taxes. Aside from a prepared statement from White County Supervisor of Assessments Terry Abell, the only words shared about the situation have been by others and have mostly been accusatory or at the very... Read More.