A Special Meeting by the Grayville City Council Monday night brought no members of the public, only the council and just one representative of the media. Despite the current pandemic, work still has to be done. Mayor Travis Thompson and his fellow officials passed... Read More.
After conducting a thorough review of the out-of-balance fiscal year 2018 budget passed by the General Assembly in July, Gov. Bruce Rauner today announced he intends to exercise borrowing authority to issue $6 billion in bonds to pay down a portion of the... Read More.
A Saline County Telecommunicator received an award for her actions during a 9-1-1 call in July 2016. Tammy Norris, a telecommunicator at the Saline County Sheriff’s Office, received the Illinois Sheriff’s Association Telecommunicator of the... Read More.
Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR), Subcommittee on Energy Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI), and Subcommittee on Environment Chairman John Shimkus (R-IL), today issued the following statement after President Trump signed executive actions regarding the Keystone and Dakota Access pipelines. “We welcome... Read More.
Yesterday afternoon at approximately 3:10, Warrick County 911 dispatchers received several calls from concerned motorists about a white 2011 Chevrolet Cruze traveling recklessly westbound on I-64 from the 50 mile-marker. Motorists informed dispatchers that the vehicle had already driven into the median on three... Read More.
HARRISBURG, Ill. (April 22, 2016) -- The Southeastern Illinois College Board of Trustees met Tuesday, April 19 in the Rodney J. Brenner Board Room to recognize the accomplishments of the competitive teams this past year and also engage more fiscal efficiencies during... Read More.
Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15), a lifelong supporter of the 2nd Amendment with a lifetime “A” rating from the National Rifle Association (NRA), released the following statement in reaction to President Obama’s proposed executive actions on guns: “If the executive actions President... Read More.