• River Flood Warning for Epworth - Click for Details
    Effective: March 02, 2021 @ 11:08am
    Expires: December 31, 2049 @ 6:00pm
    PRECAUTIONARY
    Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive cars through flooded areas. Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Additional information is available at www.weather.gov. The next statement will be issued this evening.
    LOCATION
    Flood Warning for the Wabash River at New Harmony.
    FORECAST
    The river is expected to rise above flood stage late Tuesday morning and continue rising to a crest of 18.2 feet Sunday evening...March 7th.
    DURATION
    From Tuesday morning until further notice.
    INFO1
    At 9:30 AM CST Sunday the stage was 10.2 feet.
    INFO2
    Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
    INFO3
    Minor flooding is forecast.
    INFO4
    Impact...At 19.0 feet, Harmonie State Park is closed. Surrounding bottomland is flooded.
  • River Flood Warning for Epworth - Click for Details
    Effective: March 01, 2021 @ 2:08pm
    Expires: December 31, 2049 @ 6:00pm
    PRECAUTIONARY
    Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive cars through flooded areas. Additional information is available at www.weather.gov/ind. The next statement should be issued late tonight by around 415 AM EST /315 AM CST/.
    LOCATION
    Flood Warning for the Wabash River at Mount Carmel.
    FORECAST
    The river is expected to rise above flood stage early tomorrow afternoon and continue rising to a crest of 24.6 feet Monday, March 08.
    DURATION
    From Monday afternoon until further notice.
    INFO1
    At 2:45 PM CST Sunday /3:45 PM EST Sunday/ the stage was 14.3 feet.
    INFO2
    Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
    INFO3
    Minor flooding is forecast.
  • River Flood Warning for Epworth - Click for Details
    Effective: March 01, 2021 @ 6:00am
    Expires: December 31, 2049 @ 6:00pm
    PRECAUTIONARY
    Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Additional information is available at www.weather.gov. The next statement will be issued this evening at 800 PM CST.
    LOCATION
    Flood Warning for the Little Wabash River at Carmi.
    FORECAST
    The river will rise above flood stage tomorrow morning to 27.5 feet Tuesday evening. It will then fall to 27.4 feet and begin rising again early Wednesday morning. It will rise to 28.6 feet early Saturday morning. It will then fall again but remain above flood stage.
    DURATION
    From Monday morning until further notice.
    INFO1
    At 8:30 AM CST Sunday the stage was 23.4 feet.
    INFO2
    Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
    INFO3
    Minor flooding is forecast.
    INFO4
    Impact...At 27.0 feet, The inundation of county roads begins.
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Shawneetown Fire Department Benefit Fish Fry

The Shawneetown Fire Department will be having a Fish Fry Benefit on Friday January 22nd and Saturday January 23rd.

 

Fish plates and Fish sandwiches will be served for to go orders from the Shawneetown Fire Department BBQ stand, on the mall in Shawneetown.

 

Friday will be 10:30am to 2pm and 4:30pm to 8pm

Saturday 10:30am to 2pm

 

100% of the proceeds will go the Mike and Jill Heath,

to help offset the medical costs/expenses for Jill. Mike is a member of the Shawneetown Fire Department and his wife is undergoing extensive treatments at MD Anderson in Houston Texas.

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