“We’re no longer in a society where the honor system works.” Those the words from Mayor Travis Thompson Monday night at the Grayville City Council meeting. The water meters show he’s on the money. The bulk water operation is on an honor system currently and... Read More.
Fairview Heights, Ill. – U.S. Attorney Steven D. Weinhoeft and FBI Special Agent in Charge Sean M. Cox announced today that 14 men have been federally charged for attempting to engage in sexual activity with minors. The cases are the result of an FBI led operation... Read More.
SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs (IDVA) today launched “Operation Rising Spirit,” a campaign challenging service organizations, volunteers, and patriots of Illinois to raise the spirits of military veterans and the heroic staff who care for them every day at state veterans’ homes... Read More.
Fairfield Memorial Hospital is launching a program called Operation Encouragement to help provide emotional support to its Skilled Care Unit residents. For the safety and well-being of our older population who live in healthcare facilities, such as Skilled Care Units, visitors have been restricted from... Read More.
The Carmi Public Library decided at an emergency disaster meeting to limit the hours of the the library March 17-March 21 2020. The hours of 10:00--1:30 will be observed on those days with the library being closed Saturday March 22. We are sorry for... Read More.
Effective as of Sunday, March 15th, Walmart's temporary hours of operation are 6am - 11pm daily. This will help ensure associates can clean and stock products. Stores operating under more reduced hours will keep current hours of opertion. More info:
Eleven Carmi residents found themselves in cuffs early Wednesday morning following a drug detail was conducted courtesy of the White County Sheriff’s, Carmi PD, and Southern Illinois Drug Task Force offices. Officials say the arrests are the result of a months long investigation with... Read More.
Illinois State Police (ISP) will conduct a statewide enforcement initiative in support of Operation C.A.R.E. (Combined Accident Reduction Effort) during the Holiday Lifesavers Weekend, December 15-17, 2017. During this enforcement period, ISP Troopers will be stopping... Read More.
The White County Sheriff’s Department, Southern Illinois Drug Task Force, Enfield Police Department, and Carmi K-9 unit conducted a search of a Springerton home Tuesday night that uncovered a marijuana growing operation. White County States Attorney Denton Aud prepared the warrant for 307 Brown Street... Read More.
Illinois State Police (ISP) announced the results of the special enforcement memorial operation dedicated to fallen ISP Trooper James Sauter, who was killed in the line of duty on March 28, 2013, when his squad was struck by a truck tractor semi-trailer at I-294... Read More.