Following his election loss in the race for County Board District 3, challenger Ray Mitchell says, “The voters of District Three clearly prefer to stick with the incumbent. With that being said I want to thank the folks who trusted me enough to cast... Read More.
Illinois Deputy Governor Jesse Ruiz made a suggestion this week that it’s likely students won’t be returning to classrooms this school year. Ruiz’s comments came on Wednesday while speaking at a news conference when he said, “We’ve applied and received a federal waiver to... Read More.
The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation is warning of a survey scam impersonating involvement from a Department official. Targets receive a text that appears to be from Capital One that says they must complete a banking survey to receive a $50 reward. Upon... Read More.
Tonight kicks off the 140th Annual White County Fair and with plenty of incorrect schedules out there, you can count on WROY/WRUL News for up to date, correct information. Things will get underway with the White County Fair Queen Pageant this evening at 7... Read More.
The new Illinois Official Highway Map, featuring Lincoln’s New Salem State Historic Site in Petersburg on the cover, is now available. The 2017-2018 maps have QR (quick response) codes for numerous transportation and travel websites, updated route information and useful links. “It’s time to update... Read More.
The ever-popular butter cow will be unveiled Thursday, August 11 at 3:00 p.m. in the Dairy Building on the Illinois State Fairgrounds. Illinois Agriculture Director Raymond Poe, State Fair Manager Kevin Gordon, Miss Illinois County Fair Queen Abby Foster and Dairy Building superintendent Marla Behrends... Read More.