A Carmi man was placed under arrest just before 9pm Wednesday night. 30 year old Glenn Stauffenberg was picked up by Carmi Police after a pedestrian stop related to a suspicious person call according to the report. The stop happened at 205 Industrial Avenue. ... Read More.
The 2024 Primary election here in White County will have no races.That’s according to the petitions that were filed by Monday afternoon’s deadline to declare an intention to seek office in the March primary.Running unopposed will be Republicans Kenny Usery and Cassie Pigg. Usery... Read More.
The frequency of and damages caused by severe storms and other natural and man-made hazards in White County will be discussed when the White County Hazard Mitigation Planning Committee meets at the Floral Hall, White County Fairgrounds, Carmi, at 6 pm. on Monday, December... Read More.
Two people are dead after a two-vehicle crash near McLeansboro on Tuesday evening.Illinois State Police (ISP) said it happened at 5:32 p.m. along Illinois Route 14 west of Waverly Road near the 10 Mile Road in Hamilton County.ISP Troop 9 responded to the scene... Read More.
It’s a White County Christmas WinnersThe Carmi Chamber of Commerce and It’s a White County Christmas officially opened the holiday season this past weekend with the annual Christmas parade Saturday night and a number of contests.Winning the best float award was the Carmi Compassion... Read More.
The newest ambulance of the White County Ambulance suffered what Director Adam Allen calls a catastrophic motor failure and is out of commission. Allen says the vehicle missed it’s warranty by 6,000 miles. The emergency vehicle is currently at Jim Hayes in Muddy. No... Read More.
The White County Board will meet at 7 this (Tuesday) evening at the White County Courthouse for its November meeting, which looks to be a busy one.The tax levy for Fiscal Year 2023-2024 for the county, Coleman Rehab and Egyptian Health Department will be... Read More.
Direction of Instruction Amy Atteberry gave a presentation on the State Report Cards and State Test Scores for the district. She said State Test Scores cover grades 3 and up. The Illinois Assessment and Readiness covers reading and math for grades 3 through 8. ... Read More.
The next Carmi-White County School Board meeting will be held this evening,( Monday, November 20th) at 7 PM at the Jefferson Attendance Center Annex Building.Items on the agenda are school district improvement plans, school report cards, and state test scores; a resolution authorizing the... Read More.
– Virgil Jansen, of Montrose, IL, Lane Brummer of Dietrich, IL, and Caleb Stevens of West Salem, IL were this year’s recipients of the Wayne-White County Electric Co-Op Scholarship in honor of Gerry Kinney.The Wayne-White County Electrical Co-Op Scholarship was designed specifically for EDS... Read More.