The first Major League Baseball game was played. Ulysses Grant was President. And Omaha, Illinois was founded. Originally a stop along the Springfield and Illinois South Eastern Railway, a baggage master named Henry Pearce is believed to be responsible for naming the settlement in... Read More.
In this episode of Open Line ON DEMAND, Ray Mitchell sits down with Rick Mundy of Bitter Creek and Mark Doane, formerly of Renegade and Trilogy. The trio talk about an upcoming concert planned for Corn Day weekend in Carmi.
According to The Guardian Center Executive Director Sheryl Woodham: The Guardian Center is pleased to be the recipient of a grant from Ameren for $1000 to support advocacy services for abused children in Saline and Gallatin Counties. This grant will support the work of the... Read More.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is seeking the public’s assistance with obtaining identifying information regarding an unknown male who may have critical information pertaining to the identity of a child victim in an ongoing sexual exploitation investigation. Photographs and an informational poster depicting... Read More.
The Hamilton County Farm Bureau Young Leaders are hosting a US Pullers Association Tractor Pull as part of the Hamilton County Fair on July 23rd. Jc catches up with Farm Bureau Manager Sydney Lay for... Read More.
A well known local preacher, businessman, and recently elected Carmi Township Trustee is fighting for his life following a two vehicle crash Friday afternoon. 70 year old Ron Lamp of rural Carmi was on his 1984 Case tractor traveling on Route 14 just after... Read More.
Just Conversation with Jc is back. In today's episode, Jc visits with Blake Seely (The Intern) and Chief Chaos Coordinator at The Original Company SxSW Tammy Knight to discuss idioms, euphemisms, and common (if misunderstood) phrases and their origins. So if you've ever wondered... Read More.
It’s time to start thinking about Carmi Junior Pro Football. Signups are coming up on Saturday, July 17th and also Saturday, July 24th, from 8am – 11am each day. Coaches Chris Myers and Spud Egbert say signups will be held at the football practice... Read More.
In this episode of Open Line ON DEMAND, recorded on July 5th, 2021, Corey Cantrell joins Jc for an interesting look inside the White County enterprise. Cantrell provides indelible introspective into the process of how coffee beans go from their origin to the store... Read More.