Recap courtesy of Scott Mareing for TOC-Carmi News (WROY/WRUL) The resignation of Ward 3 Alderman Dale Biggerstaff was approved as he accepted a new job in Brentwood, Tennessee. Speaking by phone, he apologized for resigning so abruptly, but it was an opportunity... Read More.
A Boil Water Order is in effect until further notice for all Dale Water Customers. This is for all customers on the Dale Water System Only.
Two 15 year old McLeansboro girls are being treated for injuries sustained in a rollover crash late Monday afternoon on the Dale Blacktop. A release from ISP says one of the girls lost control of the 2005 red Ford truck she was driving, ran... Read More.
A Dale, Illinois resident is $350,000 richer after winning on a $5 25x Monopoly Scratch-off ticket Monday. The winning ticket was purchased at Hunt's Hardware and Grocery in Dale.
Payton Dale updated the Carmi Kiwanis club Thursday with information related to his song writing experiences and then entertained the club by singing a few songs. Payton is a Senior at Carmi White County High School and has a passion for music. Some of his... Read More.
The state’s public universities were raked over the coals Tuesday for failing to meet minority recruitment goals in awarding contracts, and state senators are looking for accountability.
Laws taking effect January 1, 2018 1. Bail Reform Act of 2017 and State RICO Extension (SB 2034/PA 100-0001):Grants a right to counsel at bail hearings, provides for mandatory bail re-hearings on nonviolent offenses, and provides that any bail set should be non-monetary and that... Read More.
State Sen. Dale Righter (R-Mattoon) issued the following statement in response to budget action taken May 23 at the Statehouse. “The Democrats showed their true intentions that all they care about is increasing taxes. Instead of continuing our on-going good faith... Read More.
As citizens throughout the state of Illinois ring in the New Year, nearly 200 laws will take effect. A significant number of the new laws target crime, make changes to the criminal justice system, seek to assist law enforcement, and advance safety provisions for... Read More.
State Sen. Dale Righter (R-Mattoon) is reminding constituents he has a satellite office inside the Fairfield City Hall. Every other Tuesday, staff from Sen. Righter’s office will be available to answer questions, hear concerns, and take down information from... Read More.