Carmi is about $37,500 closer to having an Arby’s after Tuesday’s Carmi City Council meeting. Alderman voted to approve the tax increment financing for renovation of what was The Taco Factory on Falcon Avenue. Officials were quick to point out that the agreement was... Read More.
Unemployment in the 9 southeasternmost counties of Illinois continues to improve, but still remains a far cry from year ago numbers. The average unemployment rate amongst White, Hamilton, Gallatin, Wayne, Edwards, Wabash, Saline, Hardin, & Pope Counties for June of 2020 was 11%. For... Read More.