If you or someone you know is one of the 200 or so customers of the Burnt Prairie Water system, it’ll behoove you to know workers will be flushing hydrants throughout the remainder of May, that according to the Burnt Prairie water superintendent Wayne... Read More.
The White County Sheriff’s Department received a report Friday morning of Criminal Damage to Property from Russell Pragit. He advised Officers that he came home from the neighbors house around 7:00 PM the night before and found items on his kitchen table set on... Read More.
The Village of Burnt Prairie will begin flushing hydrants starting Monday, November 4th until the end of the month. During those times, customers may experience low water pressure or discolored water. The Village of Burnt Prairie apologizes for any inconveience... Read More.
Friday morning, White County Sheriff personnel took a burglary report from Kimberly Duckworth of Johnson Street of Enfield. Duckworth claims, according to the narrative, that a gas can marked weedeater had been removed from her residence. Two windows on the northside of the residence... Read More.
Holland Implicated in Bt. Prairie Incident Earlier this week, Carmi Police tazed and arrested Jacob A. Holland, 24 of 510 Fifth Street after he left the White County Courthouse after a court security officer tried to stop Holland, knowing him to be wanted by the... Read More.
Mill Shoals and Burnt Prairie will be flushing fire hydrants over the next 3 to 4 weeks. During this time customers may experience low water pressure or discolored water. Residents with any questions can contact Wayne Carter at 618-383-5850.
An early morning accident on Interstate 64 near the Burnt Prairie exit sent the driver of a semi truck to the hospital and has blocked one eastbound lane. According to a crash report from the Illinois State Police, 48 year old Theodore Riester of Washington,... Read More.