Mt. Vernon, IL, Wednesday, March 3, 2021: Mt. Vernon, IL – In support of United Way's Education Initiative, UWSCI has received a grant in the amount of $6,400.00 from Healing Illinois to benefit many school libraries throughout our region. Healing Illinois is a racial healing initiative... Read More.
North American Lighting, Inc.’s (NAL) Ford Bronco headlight is nominated for the Illinois Manufacturers’ Association’s (IMA) Makers Madness contest determining the Coolest Thing Made in Illinois. “We are proud to be manufacturing headlights for the legendary Ford Bronco and hope to prove it is the... Read More.
The City of Carmi has received a $100,000 grant from the Illinois Housing Development Authority Strong Communities Program. The grant will allow the City of Carmi to attempt to obtain and demolish homes that are considered abandoned under the grant program. The City will... Read More.
HARRISBURG, Ill. (Jan. 13, 2021) -- In October 2020, Southeastern Illinois College was awarded the Innovative Bridge and Transition (IBT) grant through the Illinois Community College Board to partner with Eldorado High School. Since... Read More.
Director urges people to be vaccinated when they are eligible SPRINGFIELD – Today, Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Director Dr. Ngozi Ezike received her coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccination at the Cook County Health’s North Riverside Health Center in Riverside. Partnering with the Cook... Read More.
Michael S. Allen of Carmi reported to Carmi Police Friday morning that overnight Thursday, December 3rd, someone entered his truck while it was parked in his driveway on Second Street and stole $40 cash. 21 year old Tylor E. Taylor of Carmi was arrested by... Read More.
Mount Carmel, Ill.— Wabash Valley College has been awarded an Illinois Green Economy Network’s sub-award for its proposed solar project at the college’s Industrial Studies building. The college has been awarded $150,597 to complete the project. The award funds were made available through the Renewable... Read More.
INA, Ill. (Oct. 13, 2020) — The Rend Lake College Nursing Program has been granted its initial accreditation by the leading authority for nursing education. The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing granted RLC accreditation to its associate nursing program during its Board of Commissioners... Read More.
INA, Ill. (Aug. 11, 2020) — Rend Lake College students will see expanded Wi-Fi internet access on campus after the college was awarded a Career and Technical Education Improvement Grant. The Illinois Community College Board announced RLC as the recipient of $88,027 to help expand... Read More.
INA, Ill. (Aug. 11, 2020) — Construction of a new Allied Health building at Rend Lake College could be starting soon thanks to $5.3 million in funding from the Rebuild Illinois capital plan. RLC was one of 15 Illinois community colleges to receive funding for... Read More.