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Busy Meeting for Grayville Council

Grayville City Council The Grayville City Council met in regular session Monday night. The Treasurer reports $1,466,371.05 in the Restricted Account, $918,375.83 in the Investment Account, and $153,784.78 in cash available for operations, for a total of $2,538,531.66.The council approved change order #3 for the... Read More.

White County Sheriff’s Weekend Reports

Sheriff’s Reports; Monday 7/12  The White County Sheriff’s Department reported a warrant arrest, a criminal trespass to property plus a report of a possible stolen vehicle title since Friday. Sheriff’s Deputies arrested 32 year old Andrew S. Ellis of Evansville shortly after 10 Monday morning on... Read More.

Crop Report

Crop Report While the recent rains have been great for the corn and bean crops, they have slowed down some work according to the latest USDA crop report. There were 4.3 days suitable for field work during the week ending July 11, 2021. Statewide, the average... Read More.

Wayne County Fair Underway

Wayne County Agricultural Fair Underway It’s hard to believe summer is moving right along and proving that is the fact it’s fair season.With that in mind, the Wayne County Fair at Fairfield is underway and continues through next Saturday winding up with a giant demolition... Read More.

White County Board Meeting Tuesday

White County Board Meeting Tuesday The White County Board will meet in regular session Tuesday night for a fairly full agenda.The board will be asked to take action on a number of items including consideration of the purchase of the former Carmi Times building, just... Read More.

Rotary Learns About Compassion Center

The Carmi Rotary Club Thursday’s meeting of the Carmi Rotary club, a Rotarian was on hand as the week’s speaker, Melissa Questell gave the club an update on the Carmi Compassion Center and what will be happening in the near future with that business. Melissa told the group... Read More.

SIC Summer Enrollment Up

SIC Summer Enrollment Up-Competitive Teams Prepare for Fall-HARRISBURG, Illinois (July 8, 2021) -- After a full year of COVID-19 mitigation and enrollment drops across the nation, Southeastern Illinois College sees some real bright spots in its summer enrollment.The college increased its headcount by 125 students... Read More.

Grayville Council Meeting Monday

Grayville Council Meeting Monday The next meeting of the Grayville City Council is set for next Monday, June 12th at 7 PM at City Hall.An executive session will be held concerning the Police Department.In old business, the campground will be discussed, as well as demolition... Read More.

Legion Ball Rained Out

Legion Ball Rained Out Mother Nature and local farmers and gardeners were the winners yesterday as rain washed out the Carmi American Legion Baseball games with Grayville.The locals were set to play a double header against the Grayville team, here in town, but that was... Read More.

Portions of Eighth Street Closed in Carmi

City crews have temporarily shut down the 200 block of Eighth Street due to a water leak repair.The city regrets any inconvenience this may cause citizens, who were cautioned by Carmi Police to avoid the area as that work continues.