Folks heading to enjoy the outdoors at Burrell’s Woods need to be aware of some road work scheduled to take place next week. The City of Carmi says the roadway entering Burrell’s Woods from the entrance to the Gregory Dillman Memorial Pond will be... Read More.
The Carmi Police Department investigating a theft and criminal damage that was done at Burrells Woods on May 28th at shelter 3. If anyone has any information about the owner or whereabouts of the vehicle (see pictures on our website at wrul.com and the... Read More.
Effective immediately, the Burrell’s Woods Campground is closed to recreational camping due to COVID-19 concerns. In addition, the City of Carmi would like to remind the public the playgrounds are closed as well. The park does remain open for those wishing to take a walk;... Read More.
A 22 year old Grayville man, Justin T. Rhodes, was arrested by Carmi Police Monday night around 9:56 PM for DUI at Burrells Woods after driving his car into the pond. Rhodes was issued citations for DUI of Alcohol, BAC of .08 or more,... Read More.
With Corn Days in the rearview mirror, attention is turning to Halloween and Carmi will open Burrells Woods to a Halloween campout beginning this Friday. The day begins on Friday morning with the dedication for the new Learning Trail located there. Vibracoustic, who provided... Read More.
The City of Carmi will host a Dedication for the new Learning Trail at Burrell's Woods on Friday, October 18th, at 10:30 am. Vibracoustic, who provided the grant money for the project will also have a representative in attendance.
Carmi Police Chief Jason Carter says he anticipates a report later today being released with regards to vandalism that occurred at Burrells Woods Thursday night into Friday. Individuals spray painted tables, garbage cans and the concrete pad under a shelter there. Carter says the... Read More.
Carmi Police arrested 39 year old Joshua Watkins of New Haven at Burrell’s Woods on a White County warrant for failure to register as a sex offender. Watkins was taken into custody without incident just before... Read More.
On October 20-21 the City of Carmi, in conjunction with the Carmi Chamber of Commerce, will be hosting a Halloween Weekend at Burrell’s Woods. On October 20, those camping will be encouraged to decorate their campsites with a fall theme. “We do ask that the... Read More.