The McLeansboro City Council’s September 8th meeting ran for about an hour and 45 minutes as the group toiled through their 25 agenda items. Trick or Treat will go on in the city from 6p – 8p on Saturday, October 31st as it has in the... Read More.
Crawford County State’s Attorney Matthew Hartrich recently filed his nomination papers with the Illinois State Board of Elections for the At Large Circuit Judge vacancy in the Second Judicial Circuit. The At Large Circuit Judge position... Read More.
The Carmi Chamber of Commerce is asking the public for nominations for the annual Citizen of the Year, Large and Small Businesses of the Year. Those awards will be presented at the Chamber’s annual dinner coming up on Monday, October 7th. Nominations are due... Read More.
An armed robbery in Mt. Carmel late Tuesday morning ended with 3 subjects in custody while another is still being sought. Just after 11:30am yesterday, Mt. Carmel Police and Wabash County Sheriff’s authorities were notified of the robbery taking place at the local Verizon... Read More.
Preparations for the 74th Annual Chamber of Commerce Dinner, to be held on October 1, 2018 are underway. The Carmi Chamber of Commerce is once again asking for nominations for Citizen of the Year and Large and Small Business of the Year- awards that... Read More.
The Carmi Public Library would like to let the public know of a Back to Books Grant they have been awarded by the state. Funding for this grant was awarded by the Illinois State Library, a Department of the Office of Secretary of State, using... Read More.
Wayne-White Counties Electric Cooperative experienced a large power outage that occurred at 11:45pm Monday night and continued into early Tuesday morning, as the result of an attempted copper theft along the transmission line near Zif, in Clay County, near the Wayne County line. ... Read More.
A Grayville man led White County Sheriff’s Department officers on a high speed chase Monday and eluded capture. According to Sheriff Doug Maier, 50 year old John Eagleson was spotted driving a white pickup with red... Read More.
The Carmi Chamber of Commerce will host its 73rd Annual Dinner Monday evening, October 2 at the First Christian Church. The event will begin with a social hour at 6 p.m. with dinner to be served at 6:30 p.m. This year’s event will once again... Read More.