New information from the Illinois State Board of Education gives us an insight into how school age children are performing. The report is based on results from the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) exam from the 2019 school year. ... Read More.
The 2019 White County tax bills payable 2020 (2021) are being mailed today (Friday, February 19, 2021) and Monday, (February 22, 2021) for the larger envelopes. Those who have opted to receive their tax bills by email will be the first to get their... Read More.
A reminder from White County Treasurer Pam Armstrong… today is the last day to pre-pay your 2019 White County property taxes payable in 2020 to be able to take the credit for property taxes paid for income tax purposes. The White County Treasurer’s Office... Read More.
Springfield, IL – Governor JB Pritzker and Illinois State Police (ISP) Director Brendan F. Kelly announced today the ISP Division of Forensic Services (DFS) achieved a 48% overall reduction in Biology/DNA pending assignments, commonly known as “the DNA backlog.” On March 1, 2019, the... Read More.
SPRINGFIELD, IL, - White County has been issued a final property assessment equalization factor of 1.0000, according to David Harris, Director of the Illinois Department of Revenue. The property assessment equalization factor, often called the "multiplier", is the method used to achieve uniform property assessments... Read More.
SPRINGFIELD, IL, White County has been issued a tentative property assessment equalization factor of 1.0000, according to David Harris, Director of the Illinois Department of Revenue. The property assessment equalization factor, often called the “multiplier”, is the method used to achieve uniform property assessments among... Read More.
Unemployment in the 9 southeasternmost counties of Illinois continues to improve, but still remains a far cry from year ago numbers. The average unemployment rate amongst White, Hamilton, Gallatin, Wayne, Edwards, Wabash, Saline, Hardin, & Pope Counties for June of 2020 was 11%. For... Read More.
The latest Illinois Department of Employment Security numbers make it look like things are getting slightly better in southeastern Illinois. The nine southeasternmost counties in the state including White, Hamilton, Gallatin, Wayne, Edwards, Wabash, Saline, Hardin, & Pope have an average unemployment rate for... Read More.
HARRISBURG, Ill. (Feb. 21, 2020) – Southeastern Illinois College nursing programs have surpassed state pass rates again this year with 100% of both the licensed practical nurse (LPN) and registered nurse (RN) graduates passing the National Council Licensure Examination upon their first attempt. These... Read More.
Illinois Eastern Community Colleges was recognized as a top-five finalist for the Campus Labs 2019 All-Star Award in October. The All-Star award is awarded to the campuses that have demonstrated sustained effort and successful adoption of Campus Labs tools at their institution over time. Finalists were chosen from... Read More.