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Deadly Crash in Effingham County

 (Effingham Co., IL)  --  Illinois State Police continue to investigate a deadly crash in Effingham County involving a semi truck carrying seven-thousand gallons of ammonia.  Authorities say the tanker was involved in a multi-vehicle crash Friday night on U.S. Highway 40 near the town... Read More.

Petition Picked Up for County District Three

It’s six months before the Illinois primary but interest in the local elections continues as a Burnt Prairie Township resident picked up a petition to represent County Board District Three, which covers all of Burnt Prairie Township and a portion of Carmi Township.John Stockton,... Read More.

Carmi White County School Board to Meet Tonight

 The Carmi White County School Board will meet in regular session at 7 o’clock this evening at the Jefferson Attendance Center Annex Building.The meeting will open with a public hearing at 6:45 in relation to the district’s annual budget. There will be time for... Read More.

Spooky Season Coming to Hamilton County

The spooky season starts early as The Hamilton County Historical Society hosts a conversation about ghosts, witches and other forms of horror in southern IllinoisThe September meeting of the Hamilton County Historical Society will be Tuesday, September 26 at 7... Read More.

White County Property Tax Bills on the Way

Wondering when your tax bill will be arriving?  White County Treasurer Micheal Baxley says the 2022 payable 2023 tax bills have been generated and went out in the mail Thursday.  Folks should expect to start receiving them as early as Saturday or early next... Read More.