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A Full Crowd Turned Out For Gun Meeting

Gun Meeting - It was standing room only at Family Life Center in Enfield Tuesday evening. Illinois Senate Bill 107 is calling for a ban on firearms it defines as “assault weapons.” It drew the most attention during Tuesday’s meeting. “We should be alarmed," said State Senator... Read More.

Full Night of Basketball

Full Night of Basketball There is a full night of basketball on schedule this evening, including games to be broadcast on WROY and WRUL. The Carmi White County Bulldogs will travel to Benton to face the Rangers in a game to be broadcast on WRUL 97.3... Read More.

Cave in Rock Ferry Back to Full Hours

Cave In Rock Ferry Back to Full Hours The Ohio River ferry between Illinois and Kentucky will resume full service Monday after operating on limited hours the past three months. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet said Friday that a new funding agreement among Illinois, Kentucky and the... Read More.

CWC Unit 5 Board considers full time resource officer

Carmi Police Chief Jason Carter addressed the Board about the possibility of partnering with the Carmi Police Department to have a school resource officer for the 2018-19 school year.  Carter said he spoke to several school districts, including Mt. Carmel, Flora and Carbondale that... Read More.

IECC/OCC Nursing Program Receives Full ACEN Accreditation

The Illinois Eastern Community Colleges/Olney Central College Nursing Program has been awarded full accreditation from the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). Theresa Marcotte, Associate Dean of Nursing and Allied Health, received notification last week that the ACEN Board of Commissioners has granted continuing,... Read More.