Major Drug Bust in Edwards County An Albion man remains a prisoner in the City County Jail, here in Carmi, after his arrest late last week on drug charges in Edwards County. Barry L. Cowling, 57 of rural Albion was arrested Thursday after a search warrant... Read More.
Illinois voters support vigorous government action regarding two major issues on Illinois’ policy agenda. That is the conclusion of a recent statewide poll of 1,001 registered voters released by Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s Paul Simon Public Policy Institute. Voters see a need for... Read More.
On Tuesday, the White County Sheriff’s Department received two separate reports of damage to both the old grade school and high school buildings in Crossville. At 6:55 am, Bradley Cox, who owns the grade school building, reported that over the weekend, someone had entered the... Read More.
“What do I want to be when I grow up?” This is a common question posed by both traditional and non-traditional students. Students often inquire about the possible career/college major options but give the... Read More.
Beginning in the fall veto session this November, State Sen. Dale Righter (R-Mattoon) will serve as the newly-named Minority Spokesperson for the Appropriations I Committee. In his role as Spokesperson, Righter will be a lead budget spokesman and public voice on budget... Read More.