Carmi White County Unit 5’s Director of Curriculum along with Jefferson and Lincoln Attendance Center Principal, Dr. Amy Dixon is joining the National Association of Elementary Principals after her election to serve on the Board of Directors. Dixon will oversee Zone 5. The NAESP’s... Read More.
90 new cases of coronavirus cases have been discovered over the weekend in our 4 county area according to public health departments. White County added 32 new cases Friday through Sunday including 10 aged in their teens or younger. Gallatin County added 15 new... Read More.
The Illinois Department of Agriculture has designated a White County farm in Carmi owned by Dartt, LLC as a Sesquicentennial Farm. To qualify as a Sesquicentennial Farm, a straight or collateral line of descendants must own the agricultural property for at least 150 years. ... Read More.
Wanted: Snowbirds to join IDOT’s snow-and-ice team Temporary workers assist during winter; open door for full-time employment SPRINGFIELD –The calendar still says August, but the Illinois Department of Transportation is looking for qualified individuals to apply for seasonal positions to help with snow-and-ice removal across the state... Read More.
The Uniontown Water Rescue Squad and fisherman worked together to help to save three people after their boat capsized Saturday night. "Huge thanks to all the departments that responded to assist tonight," the Uniontown Water Rescue Squad said in a post on Facebook. "And the... Read More.
Rend Lake Blood Drives Rend Lake College is partnering with the American Red Cross to host four blood drives on campus during the 2021-22 academic year. The blood drives will be held in the South Oasis building on the main RLC campus, and the times are... Read More.
Tri-State News Indianapolis, IN) -- Most folks in Indiana are getting the green light to once again feed the wild birds in their yards. The state's Department of Natural Resources says people in 76 counties can resume feeding birds. But, the DNR is recommending that... Read More.
GOP WANTS ADS TAKEN DOWN Republicans say Gov. J.B. Pritzker should take down his political ads promoting his actions in the COVID-19 pandemic. The Illinois GOP said the governor can’t have it both ways by running ads they say the governor is taking a victory... Read More.
Troopers Focus on Back to School Safety As the summer break comes to an end, students across southern Indiana are starting their return back to school. With that return to school, the Indiana State Police would remind all motorist to be focused on traffic safety... Read More.
State Fair Entertainment Lineup Rock n roll, country and a little comedy rounds out the entertainment lineup at this year’s Illinois State Fair in Springfield. Rock n roll kicks off the grandstand entertainment Thursay August 12 as Sammy Hagar and the Circle take the stage. Friday features... Read More.