Benton, Ill. – Shawn E. Whitecotton, 49, of Herrin, Illinois, pleaded guilty today to a two- count felony information charging him with making false statements on government forms. As part of his guilty plea, Whitecotton admitted concealing from the federal government thousands of dollars... Read More.
Due to COVID-19, the Carmi Light and Water Office will be closed until Monday, November 16 for cleaning. The City of Carmi regrets any inconvenience. The Taco Factory is closed as well due to several crew members exposed to Covid-19. The quarantine expires on Nov.... Read More.
In 2010, Heather Price decided to return to school. Her intention...to become a licensed therapist. Upon completion of her degree in 2011, she opened the Jane Day Spa on Oak Street in Carmi. That business is still open and going strong. The adjacent property at... Read More.