The Lions Club of Carmi held their regular weekly meeting on Tuesday, October 24th, promptly beginning at 7pm. The following is a recap of the meeting as well as important upcoming events.The treasurer reported raising over $900 from Candy Day... Read More.
Two regional organizations have secured significant funding aimed at helping strengthen mental health services for youth. The governor’s office and the Illinois Department of Public Health announced the awards Tuesday. Egyptian Health Department will receive nearly $225,000 while the Clay County Hospital will get... Read More.
To say deer are active this time of the year might be a bit of an understatement as it’s rut season and male deer are looking to pro-create and any doe will do.With that in mind, motorists are reminded to be extra alert as... Read More.
Aside from business called for on the agenda Tuesday night, comments from visitors received most of the attention and surrounded animal control. Animal Rescue Coordinator and Transporter for Southern Illinois, Haley Dagley addressed the board about a recent animal control issue. She says about... Read More.
The Carmi White County Unit Five School Board took several actions, all relating to employment, following a closed door session after Monday night’s school board meeting.Miranda Stimson was reassigned from Junior/Senior High School head cook and district manager to Special Education Individual Aide at... Read More.
It’s a week of meetings as the Carmi City Council, Carmi White County School Board and the White County Board are all on tap to meet this week.The White County Board will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday night at the White County Courthouse with... Read More.
The Carmi White County District Five School Board will meet tonight (Monday) for appears to be a busy agenda.The meeting will be held at the Jefferson Attendance Center beginning at 7 this evening (Monday, 10/16).The meeting agenda includes routine items such as approval of... Read More.
A Norris City woman is preparing for court following her arrest Monday afternoon. A White County Sheriff’s Deputy was advised of an active warrant out of White County for 54-year-old Janet Ingram earlier in the day and served her at an apartment just after... Read More.
The Hamilton County Highway Department is alerting motorists of road construction.The construction is being done on South Dahlgren Road, between Dahlgren and Illinois Route 14.The project is expected to begin this (Tuesday, Oct. 3) morning and will likely take about two weeks to complete.There... Read More.
After a $22,000+ inaugural event in 2022, Gallatin County doubled down betting it could get even better. Officials were rewarded Friday evening with great weather and an even bigger turnout. Patrick Scates says before paying bills, the 2023 event takes in nearly $40,000 in... Read More.