At least one major change emerged from Monday night’s Carmi City of Council closed session. Carmi will in the spring elect a mayor that will be full time instead of part time. Along with that, the pay will double from $23,000 to $46,000 annually. ... Read More.
As the increase in COVID-19 cases in the Grayville community resulted in recent action by the Grayville City Council to grant executive powers to Mayor Travis Thompson, Mayor Thompson would like to assure the Grayville Community the safety of its residents is his top... Read More.
As this time (3/16/20 3pm), there are no Covid-19 cases reported here in the Tri-State. In fact the closest confirmed cases are 2 women in St. Clair County near St. Louis who reportedly travelled internationally and a potential case in Owensboro, KY. With no... Read More.
It’s likely none of the Grayville commissioners or the mayor himself would disagree the municipality needs income. Just how they’ll generate that money is less easy to agree upon however. Commissioners Baldwin and Jordan were against it. Commissioners Howell and James logged yes votes... Read More.
Mayor Pollard hoped for a larger crowd than he got at Tuesday night's Carmi City Council meeting. Other than Stephanie Dennis, there were no visitors as the others in attendance were either press or there because they were specifically included in a portion of the... Read More.
Friday morning, White County Sheriff personnel took a burglary report from Kimberly Duckworth of Johnson Street of Enfield. Duckworth claims, according to the narrative, that a gas can marked weedeater had been removed from her residence. Two windows on the northside of the residence... Read More.
The City of Grayville will hold two meetings Monday. The first, a morning session at 8am, will serve as an opportunity for the council to officially meet in executive session. Following that, the council is expected to approve evaluation wage increases before adjourning for... Read More.
Grayville Has a New Mayor White County Voters turned out in what could be record low numbers Tuesday to vote in the Consolidated Elections. Due to the fact there were very few races in the county, many voters felt like there was no point in going... Read More.
The Carmi Mayor and council members, minus Tracy Nelson, gathered Tuesday evening in what may have been a record short meeting of just 6 and a half minutes of actual business. After approving minutes and financials, council approved a facade improvement loan to Jason... Read More.
September 17 – 23 is celebrated each year by all Chapters of the National Society Daughters of The American Revolution since August 2, 1956 when President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed it into law. Present... Read More.