Daylight saving time a reminder to check smoke alarms and review fire-safety plans Springfield, Ill- The Office of the State Fire Marshal (OSFM) reminds Illinoisans to test, check for expired alarms and replace batteries in their smoke alarms as they change the clock... Read More.
S.T.A.R. is an exciting initiative developed by farmers and soil and water conservation professionals that offers farm operators and landowners a simple, free, and confidential tool to evaluate their conservation land management practices. The goal of S.T.A.R. is to encourage the continued adoption of... Read More.
Local students and families have saved more than $17,000,000 by using Rend Lake College’s dual credit program. Now in its 20th year at RLC, more than 50,000 dual credit classes have been taken as the program continues to be an amazing opportunity to simultaneously earn credits for... Read More.
Spotlight: Four skills that can help save lives during a disaster SPRINGFIELD – During the course of a year, the State of Illinois could see any number of potential disasters – from a tornado and earthquake to flash flood or ice storm. The most important... Read More.
Daylight Saving Time is this weekend and the American Red Cross reminds remind everyoneto TEST the batteries in their smoke alarms as they TURN their clocks ahead an hour. “It’s important for everyone to make sure their household is ready,” said Lyn... Read More.
During the Carmi Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner on October 2, 2017, White County CEO Student Hayley Fulkerson was recognized for a saving a life during a recent class tour. Fulkerson was recognized by both... Read More.
Illinois State Treasurer Michael Frerichs today released the following statement after the U.S. Senate’s vote to pass House Joint Resolution 66. The passage of the resolution weakens protections for employers who choose to offer Illinois’ Secure Choice retirement savings plan to their workers. Frerichs championed... Read More.
A State Police officer from Benton who saved the life of an FBI agent during a southern Illinois shootout was presented with the... Read More.