Corn Day 2023 is just around the corner. Tune in as Carmi Kiwanis Club President Emily Williams and Entertainment Chair Luke Sailer announce the headliner for this year's festival coming October 13th and 14th!
At Thursday’s meeting of the Carmi Rotary club the club welcomed new Rotary District Governor, Chris Lyons of Centralia.Christopher (Chris) Lyons was born in Evanston, Illinois. He studied Wildlife and Fisheries Biology and Chemistry at Murray State University in Murray, Kentucky. While at Murray... Read More.
The Carmi Kiwanis Club turns 100 years old this year and held an official celebration with about 3 dozen of the club’s 68 active members in attendance at the regular Thursday meeting. To commemorate, Mike Williams of the Harrisburg club who also serves as... Read More.
A year ago, Jenny Blankenberger was launching her “That Fast Girl Running Club”. She’s now kicking off year two of the group which aims to empower young women and give them the confidence and support to maintain healthy habits. Blankenberger considers herself blessed to... Read More.
Ladies, dig out your flapper dresses, grab some long necklaces, long gloves, and a headpiece. Fellas, it’s time to don black tie done the jazz way. Carmi is set to celebrate 100 years of Kiwanis at this October’s Corn Days observance with a centennial... Read More.
Saturday, June 3rd, the Carmi Rifle Club will be hosting their annual Brownell’s NRA Day which will be open to men, women, and youths (ages 9 yrs.old and up). The Carmi club is proud to continue southern Illinois' rich heritage of firearm ownership and sport shooting. The event, partially funded by a... Read More.
The Carmi Rifle Club, a not-for-profit organization in Carmi, IL will be hosting its annual NRA Women On Target instructional shooting clinic on Saturday, May 6th. The day will begin with registration at 8:30 a.m. followed with firearm safety orientation and instructional sessions... Read More.
The Carmi-White County High School Key Club has been around for more than 50 years and serves as a youth oriented version of the Kiwanis Club. Among the group’s core values are leadership, character building, caring, and inclusiveness. Six of the group’s ten leaders... Read More.
War Horse Christian School in Carmi is continuing it’s slow burn in building and establishing another option for education in the area. Dr. Caleb Mitchell, who sits on the board at War Horse says the launch of the school two and a half years... Read More.
The Carmi Rotary club got an update on the local scouting program on Thursday from scout master Spencer Coe.Spencer told the group that he has been digging into the history of scouting in Carmi, and discovered that in a 1962 news story, it was... Read More.