The Eagle's Nest began in 2017 when it was prayed in to existence by faith filled believers that wanted a different type of education for their children. They were looking for the Christian homeschool feel with qualified teachers and more socialization among students. What became of... Read More.
The Hamilton County Health Department was notified Thursday of 5 additional positive cases of COVID-19. They include: 1 female in her 20’s 1 male in his 70’s 2 females in their 80’s 1 female in her 90’s To date: There have been 798 lab-confirmed positive... Read More.
SPRINGFIELD- State Senator Darren Bailey (R-Louisville) will be lending his knowledge, leadership, and work ethic to three statewide efforts focused on developing solutions for major issues. Bailey was recently appointed to serve on the Illinois Commission on the Elimination of Poverty, the Commission on... Read More.
An opportunity to receive fresh food is coming to the Rend Lake College campus in Ina. A Mobile Market will be held on April 26 with distribution beginning at 2 p.m. The drive thru market will be located on the west side of campus. It... Read More.
SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 3,581 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 40 additional deaths. - Adams County: 1 female 80s - Bureau County: 1 female 70s - Champaign County: 1 male 80s - Christian County: 1 male 80s - Clay County: 1... Read More.
Funding to Repair Aging Facilities Made Possible by Governor Pritzker’s Rebuild Illinois Capital Plan HARRISBURG – The Illinois Capital Development Board today announced over $596,000 has been released from the state towards exterior repairs at Southeastern Illinois College, with local matching funds supporting a total investment... Read More.
Funding to Repair Aging Facilities Made Possible by Governor Pritzker’s Rebuild Illinois Capital Plan CARBONDALE – The Illinois Capital Development Board today announced over $4.3 million has been released for the replacement of sewer line, repairs to the campus streamline, and tunnel at Southern Illinois University... Read More.
SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) announced today that the unemployment rate decreased -0.3 percentage point to 7.1 percent, while nonfarm payrolls were up +32,200 jobs in March, based on preliminary data provided by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and... Read More.
Story provided by Randy Adams The Carmi Rotary club met for their weekly meeting at the Methodist Church in downtown Carmi on Thursday. With a chili theme fresh on the club’s minds, Lyn Stephens passed along some chili trivia to the Rotarians. The biggest surprise in... Read More.