It’s the first Thursday of the month. That means it’s an opportunity for folks to drop in the Cherry Street Food Pantry from 9am to 11. The pantry’s leader, Keith Johnson says they currently have a wide variety of food items and goes beyond... Read More.
A Carmi man who spent 43 year underground working mines in the area is now top dog above ground at a local food pantry. Keith Johnson moved to Carmi in 1994 after growing up in DuQuoin and living in Marissa to work mines. He... Read More.
ELDORADO, IL – Update to the press release below, dated April 7, 2021: No appointment will be needed for the next Ferrell Hospital COVID-19 vaccine clinic, planned for Friday, April 16. The walk-in clinic will be held at College Heights Baptist Church, located at 2321... Read More.
Illinois Follows CDC and FDA Guidance, Advises Providers to Use Moderna and Pfizer Doses for Existing Appointments SPRINGFIELD – In accordance with recommendations from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Illinois Department... Read More.
Effingham, Ill. – The Office of Congresswoman Mary Miller announced that they will continue their tour of all 33 counties in Illinois’ 15th Congressional District with constituent casework service office hours. The newest additions to the tour are below. Douglas February 18 2:ooPM-4:00PM CT Arthur City Hall 120 E.... Read More.
White County Dispatch received a 9-1-1 call about 9:23 PM Thursday that a man had been stabbed in his leg by another man at 607 Summit Street in Carmi. The arresting officer, White County Sheriff’s Deputy Jordan Weiss, and Sgt. Buttry and Officer Donnie... Read More.
Pro Life Enthusiasts will have the opportunity to enjoy "An evening with Abby Johnson" as the activist comes to Carmi on Saturday, July 27th. Johnson previously worked at Planned Parenthood as a clinic director, but resigned in 2009. Johnson’s memoir Unplanned was made into... Read More.
You are invited to help us welcome Hamilton Memorial McLeansboro Family Clinic’s newest provider, Heather Mitchell Johnson MSN, AGACNP-BC. Hamilton Memorial Hospital District and Hamilton County Chamber of Commerce will host a Business After Hours... Read More.
Hamilton Memorial Hospital district is pleased to welcome Heather Mitchell-Johnson, MSN, AGACNP-BC to the McLeansboro Family Clinic, where she will began seeing patients December 5th. Adult and geriatric acute care nurse practitioner, Heather is board certified with 6 years of medical experience. While Heather is... Read More.
Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White and Chicago Police Department Superintendent Eddie Johnson encouraged children and adults to practice safe bike riding by wearing a helmet and following the Bicycle Rules of the Road during a bike rodeo and helmet giveaway. “I hope families... Read More.