Carmi Church of the Nazarene will be selling smoked pork 1/2 loins for $25.00 on Friday, October 2nd at the Church Annex, 106 Sixth St. Carmi from 2:00pm - 7:00pm. Advance orders can be placed by calling: Barb Walters 618 384-8567 Robin Haught 618 383-1972 Patty Hodgson 618... Read More.
Louisville, IL – Once again, Clay County Circuit Court Judge Michael McHaney ruled Governor J.B. Pritzker overstepped his authority in issuing multiple “stay at home” or lockdown orders to address the COVID-19 pandemic. State Rep. Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) took legal action against the Governor, challenging... Read More.
Boil Orders Lifted The boil orders that had been in effect for the Village of Norris City and Broughton have both been lifted. Residents of both villages can now safely consume water from the tap without boiling. Broughton had issued the boil order over the weekend, while... Read More.
Boil Orders for Several Areas There are several boil orders around the area this morning, including West Salem, Broughton and a portion of the Wabash Water District. A boil order is in effect once again for West Salem. The affected area is Southwest Street from Liberty... Read More.
Gov. Bruce Rauner has directed all entities governed by the Illinois Flag Display Act to fly both the United States and Illinois state flags at half-staff in remembrance of Chicago Police Commander Paul R. Bauer. Commander Bauer, a 31-year veteran of the... Read More.
A federal judge has ordered the Illinois State Board of Elections to block implementation of Illinois’ Election Day voter registration at precinct polling places in the November 2016 election. The Liberty Justice Center challenged Illinois law establishing Election Day registration because it guaranteed the... Read More.