Springfield, IL…After several hours of debate, State Rep. Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) voted to oppose Senate Bill 1863 that mandates an expanded vote by mail program and unsecure curbside voting as well as would expand using more 16- and 17-year olds as election judges and... Read More.
A Thursday afternoon traffic stop lead to the arrest of a Carmi woman. Around 5:30 P.M. a Carmi Police Officer observed 32 year old Robin Kingery, driving a blue Honda CRV eastbound on Oak Street in Carmi. The officer knew Kingery had a suspended... Read More.
Grayville City Council will meet Tuesday. Due to COVID-19 guidelines, attendance is limited to the members of the Council, Clerk, Treasurer, City Attorney and news media. The public is invited to watch the meeting via Facebook live at https://www.facebook.com/cityofgrayville/ Click on the live... Read More.
According to a report from the White County Sheriff’s Department, on Saturday May 16th at approximately 7:46 PM, Alice Duvall of Crossville reported criminal damage to her property at 703 North State Street. Duvall stated that someone had taken her mail from her mail... Read More.
ELDORADO, IL – Ferrell Hospital recently received grant funding to open a free childcare center for their employees, helping to meet the need for emergency child care. Harrisburg Medical Center employees are also able to enroll their children in this temporary service, as well. “Our employees are... Read More.
SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) announced today that the unemployment rate jumped +12.2 percentage points to 16.4 percent, while nonfarm payrolls shed -762,200 jobs in April, as the COVID-19 pandemic continued to impact Illinois businesses and households, based on preliminary data... Read More.
Reduced Rate Lab Testing with Fairfield Memorial Hospital’s Laboratory Department will take place during month of June by appointment only. There will be six convenient locations to choose from: Fairfield Memorial Carmi Medical Clinic, Horizon Healthcare Grayville Medical Clinic, Horizon Healthcare Fairfield Medical Clinic,... Read More.
Hamilton County (McLeansboro) – Hamilton Memorial Hospital announced today the opening of their Wound Healing Center, an outpatient facility offering a comprehensive approach for patients with non-healing wounds. The center’s patients are examined by surgeon, Dr. Rodney Miller who is trained in wound care and evaluated for all... Read More.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Rend Lake is announcing the opportunity for persons to bid on the contract to perform gate attendant services, in the Rend Lake campgrounds, during the 2020 recreation season. Rend Lake will be awarding contracts for two positions. Both... Read More.