The Carmi Kiwanis Club has 68 current members and a new president. Officers were installed at Thursday’s meeting. The civic organization has not met in person much during 2020 and yesterday was only the third in person meeting in a couple months. Outgoing president... Read More.
McLeansboro Police arrested a Mt. Vernon, Illinois man Sunday following a 2 vehicle accident at the intersection of West Randolph and Fairground Road. Although there were no injuries, the crash investigation revealed fault in the accident lied with 40 year old Philip Chapman of... Read More.
ALBION, IL — The GWRPC Board of Directors elected officers for 2020 at the board meeting on Thursday, March 26th. All four current officers were reappointed for an additional one-year term. Joe Judge, of Wabash County, will continue as Commission Chairman; Rob Anniss, of... Read More.
In less than a month, a couple hundred of Carmi’s business elite will gather for the annual Chamber of Commerce Dinner. The assembly, scheduled for Monday, October 7th, typically serves as an opportunity for the mayor to give a brief “State of the City”... Read More.
A 32 year old Carmi man ended up in jail Monday night following what police describe as a verbal domestic situation with his girlfriend. The event happened around 8pm Monday night in the front yard of an 8th Street home in the 600 block. ... Read More.
Two New Officers for Mt. Carmel Police The Mt. Carmel Police welcomes two new officers to the department after they graduated from the Southwestern Illinois College Police Academy in Belleville, Illinois. The officers’ completed the 14 week course on February 8 and will begin working with... Read More.
KIWANIS OFFICERS – Officers and directors of the Kiwanis Club of Carmi for the 2018-2019 club year were installed at Thursday’s weekly meeting of the club. Those gathered for a photograph were (left to right), front row, Eric Rahlfs, Holly... Read More.
"White County Residents, The one thing that I always remember about the television show Law and Order is the opening line: “In the criminal justice system, the People are represented by two separate yet equally important groups: the... Read More.
(May 14, 2018) Gov. Bruce Rauner today asked the Illinois General Assembly to reinstate the death penalty for mass murderers and those who kill law enforcement officers. The proposal is part of a precedent-setting public safety initiative that the Governor unveiled in... Read More.
State Representative Dave Severin visited the Veterans Affairs Department in Marion, to honor several Veterans Service Officers and volunteers for the work they do for Veterans. Ed Humphrey of AMVETS, Gregory L. Strong of the VFW, William Slider of American Legion, and Denton Vaughn... Read More.