Carmi White County Unit 5’s Director of Curriculum along with Jefferson and Lincoln Attendance Center Principal, Dr. Amy Dixon is joining the National Association of Elementary Principals after her election to serve on the Board of Directors. Dixon will oversee Zone 5. The NAESP’s... Read More.
At least one major change emerged from Monday night’s Carmi City of Council closed session. Carmi will in the spring elect a mayor that will be full time instead of part time. Along with that, the pay will double from $23,000 to $46,000 annually. ... Read More.
In spite of a No vote from County Board member Ken Usery and board member Ron McAnulty abstaining, the White County Board agreed Tuesday night to grant raises to 6 of the County’s Elected Officials. Beginning in December of 2020, the Circuit Clerk and... Read More.
Hamilton County State’s Attorney Justin Hood was unanimously elected President of the Illinois State’s Attorneys Association by his fellow State’s Attorneys at the Association’s 82nd annual conference held in Chicago on December 13th. State’s Attorney Hood is the first Hamilton... Read More.
In less than a month, a couple hundred of Carmi’s business elite will gather for the annual Chamber of Commerce Dinner. The assembly, scheduled for Monday, October 7th, typically serves as an opportunity for the mayor to give a brief “State of the City”... Read More.
Holly Healy, a standout at pretty much every position she’s held in her professional career has added one more honor to an already distinguished resume. The Norris City woman is now a Hall of Fame... Read More.
Hamilton County State’s Attorney Justin Hood was unanimously elected Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Illinois State’s Attorneys Appellate Prosecutor during a quarterly Board Meeting held in Chicago on June 27, 2018. This Board action took place immediately after State’s Attorney Hood was... Read More.
The White County Board met Tuesday night for their March meeting at the White County Courthouse. A cost of living increase of 1.5% for county elected officials over the next three years was rejected by the Board at a 4 to 1 vote, with Don... Read More.
Katherine Bunting-Williams, Ph.D., Fairfield Memorial Hospital’s Chief Executive Officer, has been elected to the Illinois Health and Hospital Association’s (IHA) 2018 Board of Trustees. The Board of Trustees is the policymaking body for the Association,... Read More.
n Albion, Ill., Greater Wabash Regional Planning Commission is hosting an Elected Officials Training seminar for elected officials within the region. The educational seminar will include local, state, and federal agencies presenting their services. The seminar is open to the public. The county... Read More.