Bear sightings That bear that was reported traveling across Southern Illinois last week through White County has apparently crossed the Wabash River and continues its trek north and east. The Indiana Department of Natural Resources confirmed a black bear sighting in Vanderburgh County just before sunrise... Read More.
List of known locations for your “Bear Hunt”. Have other locations? Send them now to [email protected] Lincoln School 113 10th Street Carmi Jefferson School 713 4th Street Carmi The Original Company, WROY/WRUL 101 N. Church Street Carmi 1st Mid Bank & Trust 116 W. Main Street Carmi State Farm - Dave Matheny 122 E Main... Read More.
Due to the weather and heavy rains that fell in the early afternoon, the White County Fair was forced to postpone the harness racing planned for last night. Instead, racers and the public are invited to the fairgrounds at 2pm today for a free... Read More.
For 74 years Smokey Bear has been the U.S. Forest Service’s national symbol for wildfire prevention. Over the years Smokey Bear has appeared in everything from TV commercials and radio to highway billboards and posters. He even has his own website; www.smokeybear.com. In national... Read More.
Free activities for children and families will give Illinois State Fair visitors a chance to sample the great outdoors in Illinois at Conservation World at this year’s state fair on Aug. 12-21 in Springfield. Conservation World is a 30-acre park with grass, shade trees, and... Read More.