Wednesday just before 11:30am, Carmi Police say they were contacted by White County Dispatch in reference to a vehicle colliding with an individual at Rock Bottom Liquor and Fuel on Main Street. Officers found 78 year old L. Pearl Douthitt had exited the convenience... Read More.
The Boil Water Order for Saline Valley Conservancy District Customers in the Tower Rock Road Area has been lifted.
All Saline Valley Conservancy District Customers in the Tower Rock Road area are on a boil water order until further notice. An EPA Lead and Copper Hotline number will be provided for any questions or concerns as required by IL EPA Regulations. 1-800-424-5323
Cave In Rock Ferry Closed Due to the rising flood waters, the Cave-In-Rock Ferry has halted operations effective 6 p.m. February 12th. It will likely remain closed through February 24th and... Read More.
Cave In Rock Ferry Back to Full Hours The Ohio River ferry between Illinois and Kentucky will resume full service Monday after operating on limited hours the past three months. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet said Friday that a new funding agreement among Illinois, Kentucky and the... Read More.
The opening weekend of the Du Quoin State Fair promises to offer something for everybody. The Du Quoin State Fair is proud to announce the addition of Blackberry Smoke to its summer grandstand concert series. The southern country-rock band will perform on Saturday, August... Read More.
A unique blend of alternative rock, reggae, hip hop and funk will invade the grandstand stage at the 2018 Illinois State Fair when the band 311 and The Offspring take to the stage. Billboard.com calls 311 one of the biggest cult bands in America; one... Read More.
This August, Ag Director Raymond Poe and State Fair Manager Luke Sailer are proud to welcome rock legends Foreigner and Joan Jett & the Blackhearts to the Illinois Lottery Grandstand stage on Sunday, August 12at 2018 Illinois State Fair. Foreigner is among the top 40... Read More.
Carmi Police are investigating an armed robbery that took place at Rock Bottom Liquors Monday night. At 11:26 pm, Carmi Dispatch received a 9-1-1 call and a panic alarm from Rock Bottom. Officers responded in less than a minute, and were informed that a man... Read More.