Law enforcement officials statewide are preparing to tackle marijuana enforcement once the substance becomes legal for recreational use by adults. Officials say the 600-page state law is complicated and there are many ways that people could violate it, sometimes without realizing it. Police are... Read More.
Citizens are working together to send a message to those who they say want to close or restrict access to an area they love. A petition has been added online at https://www.ipetitions.com on behalf of citizens and visitors of Maunie stating they oppose and... Read More.
Pictured (back row, l-r): Donovyn Valdez, Jordan Fricks, Chanse Tullis, Braden Cummins; (front row, l-r) Angelica Harrelson, Kaydee Dycus, Cheriaca Huntley. Southeastern Illinois College Forensic Falcons bested competitors from acrossIllinois... Read More.
The American Red Cross Central and Southern Illinois Region continues to assist residents who were affected by the heavy rains and flash flooding that pummeled parts of the Midwest, including central and southern Illinois, over the past week. A number of communities in... Read More.
Illinois State Police (ISP) District 19 Commander, Captain Cory Ristvedt, would like to remind motorists that the ISP is gearing up for the beginning of the holiday travel period. The ISP will be stepping up enforcement patrols as the holiday driving season begins. The... Read More.
Taylor Eye Care has been serving the eye care needs of Southeastern Illinois from their location on Church Street in Carmi for the past 11 years. Beginning May 16th, the office will have a new home when they begin seeing patients at their new... Read More.