HARRISBURG, IL—January 14, 2021— The U.S. Forest Service announces they will waive fees at many of their campgrounds on special days throughout 2021 as part of the federal land management fee-free program. “These fee-free days are our way of thanking our many visitors, but also... Read More.
HARRISBURG, IL January 14, 2021 –The Shawnee National Forest is providing contact-free customer services Monday through Friday at their offices located in Harrisburg, Jonesboro and Vienna Illinois. Although brochures and recreation information are available on the Forest's website, other services are only available at the... Read More.
Grayville Days 2020 has been cancelled, due to the executive order issued by the mayor and City council. The Grayville Days Committee understands the council’s concerns and stand by their decision for the health and... Read More.
The Carmi Kiwanis Board of Directors regrets to inform the citizens of Carmi and its surrounding communities that Corn Day 2020 will not be held this year. Many factors were considered when making this difficult decision. Among them was the respect we have for... Read More.
Today, the Illinois Department of Revenue (IDOR) reminds taxpayers the state individual income tax filing and payment deadline is July 15, just days away. This year’s deadline was extended three months by Governor JB Pritzker in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Both state and... Read More.
An exceptionally awkward silence that would last over 3 minutes if not for a few occasional utterances spread across the small chambers in Grayville Monday evening. The apprehensive quiet spread as it was learned that someone had put the cart before the horse. And... Read More.
Louisville – It has come to the attention of State Rep. Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) that over the first five days of the new Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) application program to file for unemployment benefits, personal information involving the... Read More.
Encourages residents to use online services during office closures through April 30 due to COVID-19 Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White announced today his office filed emergency rules extending expiration dates for driver’s licenses, identification (ID) cards, vehicle registrations and other transactions and... Read More.
May 9th Market Days CANCELLED MT. VERNON ILL, March 31- Mt. Vernon Festivals, Inc. has decided to cancel the May 9th Market Days due to the COVID-19 outbreak and social distancing guidelines. The May Market Days was scheduled to be the first of the... Read More.
Effective immediately, the FMH Respiratory Illness Screening Clinic (RISC) Tent in Fairfield will be open 7 days a week from 8am-8pm for anyone that has the signs and symptoms of a respiratory illness. After 8pm and until the RISC Tent re-opens the next morning,... Read More.