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Brief Meeting for Carmi Council

A Lesson in Brevity Three minutes and 41 seconds.  That’s all it took for Carmi City Council to breeze through their agenda early Tuesday evening.A Brown and Roberts engineering firm pay request for work that’s been completed at the airport was approved as was an... Read More.

Busy Meeting for Norris City Village Board

The Norris City Village Board met (last) Tuesday instead of the usual Monday due to the Fourth of July Holiday.  Scott Mareing was there and has this report…The main item on the agenda, Phase III of the water project, took front and center as... Read More.

Carmi Businesses Popped in ACE Surveillance

Illinois State Police Zone 8 Commander Ryan Shoemaker recently released the results of an Alcohol Countermeasure Enforcement (ACE) surveillance and two Carmi businesses were named in the results of the patrols. Shoemaker said the surveillance was conducted at establishments in Clinton, Effingham, Fayette, Gallatin, Marion,... Read More.

Loud Music Results in Arrest

Loud Music Results in Arrest Fans of loud music and cannabis may want to take note of this report, as loud music and marijuana resulted in the arrest of a Carmi man just before midnight Monday. Robert M. Darling, 57, of 101 Sixth Street, was arrested... Read More.

Schepp Busted Following Crash

Schepp Busted Following Crash  A Carmi woman remained in custody Tuesday morning following her weekend arrest after she left the scene of a traffic accident. Heather D. Schepp, 42, of 203 East Webb Street, was arrested for driving while license suspended, leaving the scene of a... Read More.

Crossville Alumni Seeking Addresses

Crossville Alumni  This weekend’s Fourth of July celebration is the last major holiday this summer until Labor Day in September.This year’s Labor Day will include Grayville Days, with details of that celebration to be forthcoming in the near future. And while Crossville normally observes the Labor... Read More.

Covid Update Released by EGHD

Covid Update Beginning this past Friday, (July 2), Egyptian Health Department will begin weekly Covid 19 updates, with their release on Friday afternoon.The most recent report, issued Thursday, indicates five Southeastern Illinois residents have tested positive for Coronavirus.All of the five were from Saline County... Read More.

Congresswoman Miller Announces Satellite Office Hours

 Congresswoman Mary Miller announces July office hours at the Harrisburg, IL satellite office Harrisburg, IL – Congresswoman Mary Miller (IL-15) is announcing the office hours for July at the Harrisburg, IL satellite office. Congresswoman Mary Miller’s Harrisburg office is located at 100 E. Locust Street in Harrisburg.... Read More.

ISP Enforcement Patrol Results

ISP Enforcement Patrol Results Illinois State Police District 19 Commander, Captain Nathan Douglas released the results of the district’s June alcohol countermeasure enforcement and occupant restraint (seatbelts) enforcement patrols. The seatbelt patrols in White County netted 19 safety belt citations, three child restraint citations, with a... Read More.

Legion Falls to Newburgh

Legion Falls to Newburgh Despite a decent night of hitting the ball, the Carmi Legion fell to Newburgh, Ind. Monday night 12 to 7. Devin Rankin took the loss on the mound for the locals.Rankin scored twice along with Cal York and C.J. Richardson, also crossing... Read More.