The White County Historical Society recently completed its annual Pioneer Days, pointing out is was another success.There were over 145 Fifth grade students visit the Society over two days, and now attention turns to Corn Day.The Society will host the annual corn-tasting at Ratcliff... Read More.
Deadline is June 1; submissions are now being accepted in multiple categories Springfield, IL – The Illinois Department on Aging (IDoA) is accepting nominations for the 2021 Senior Illinoisans Hall of Fame Awards. These awards recognize adults, 65 years of age and older, and... Read More.
The Hamilton County Sherifff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in identifying individuals involved in criminal damage to property. During the early morning hours of November 30th two unidentified individuals damaged a Pepsi soda machine outside Hunt’s Hardware and Grocery in Dale, IL. A... Read More.
The White County Bridge Commission held a Grant Committee meeting earlier this week. The organizational meeting was aimed at finding ways to seek funding for the rehabilitation of the Harmony Way Bridge. Spokesperson Linda Henning says the group is looking at not only federal... Read More.
The Serve Illinois Commission on Volunteerism and Community Service (Serve Illinois) is accepting nominations for the ninth annual Governor’s Volunteer Service Awards. These awards recognize individual volunteers and for-profit businesses and highlight the importance of community service in Illinois.“Each year, millions of Illinoisans take... Read More.
For the first year, Christian Family Day will be held separate from Fall Fest on August 26th, 2017 at the Logan Street Baptist Church 42nd Street Property and Pavilion. The event will begin at 11 a.m. with Jefferson County... Read More.
The Rauner Administration this week filed a motion to deny employees hired illegally by the previous administration the protection of a collective bargaining agreement. The motion continues the Rauner Administration’s commitment to reforming the patronage mess it inherited. As the Special Master... Read More.
The Illinois Department of Transportation is seeking to purchase land from willing sellers for wetland mitigation in Hamilton, White, Saline, Gallatin, Hardin, Pope, Johnson and Massac counties as well as the eastern portion of Jefferson, Williamson and Union counties.Desired property characteristics include:• Located in floodplain... Read More.