Springfield, IL – In recognition of Black History Month, the Illinois State Police (ISP) along with the Illinois Association of Black Law Enforcement Officers (ABLE) are joining together to raise awareness of the contributions of African-Americans in the ISP and the communities in which... Read More.
Speakers offered for September, Recovery Month Egyptian Health Department’s Substance Use Prevention, Recovery and Treatment (SI SUPRT) Council are celebrating the nation’s 31st National Recovery Month throughout September. National Recovery Month celebrates the gains made by those in recovery from alcohol and other... Read More.
Library Will Celebrate Dr. Suess The Carmi Public Library and Friends of the Library announced a special fund-raiser that will coincide with the annual Dr. Suess Birthday party, set for March 1. The party will run from 3:30 until 4:30 that afternoon and will include stories,... Read More.
Kiwanis Celebrate the Season The Carmi Kiwanis Club held their final meeting of 2018 Thursday. The highlight of the day’s program was Kiwanian Scott Johnson, who presented a dramatic reading of Dr. Ralph Wilson’s, “Shepherds, Angels and a Manger. Prior to Scott’s reading, Kiwanis President Katelyne Wolff... Read More.
Soon-to-be graduates of Rend Lake College’s Radiologic Technology program celebrated their upcoming commencement and board examination with a Pinning Ceremony this afternoon in the Student Center. The students were surrounded by friends and family as program faculty offered words of encouragement and praise. Opening the... Read More.
Rend Lake College is continuing to celebrate local high school seniors who choose to further their education with College Signing Days. The event, back for a third year, invites high schoolers to take pride in their choice to attend college. During College Signing Days, Academic... Read More.
This year, the annual Illinois Products Expo celebrates 20 delicious years of introducing Illinois products to the public. Dozens of Illinois food companies, wineries and agricultural associations will take part in this agricultural showcase on the Illinois State Fairgrounds, March 3-4, 2018. This ‘Taste of... Read More.
The Southeastern Illinois College Board of Trustees met Tuesday, Feb. 20 and found there is much to celebrate this year. The college has been notified of a number of awards in both the program and competitive team arenas, and expect more to come.
Vandalia Statehouse State Historic Site will celebrate Abraham Lincoln’s birthday with a special event on Saturday, Feb. 10. The free party, a tradition at the site since 1973, runs from 1:00-3:00 p.m. Local historian Dale Timmerman... Read More.
The Guardian Center, Inc. is pleased to bring Midwest Dueling Pianos to our 20th Year Celebration. Sponsorships are available for this event to support our programs for abused children and their families. Twenty Years! It’s hard to believe, but true. A long time to be... Read More.