Illinois House Democrats passed a massive criminal justice overhaul bill in the waning moments of the 101st General Assembly Wednesday. Amendment 2 to House Bill 3653 passed by a slim margin of 60-50 votes after only being compiled in the middle of the night. The... Read More.
Southeastern Illinois College welcomed and honored local Veterans at the annual Veterans Recognition Ceremony on Friday, Nov. 8. Army Specialist Josh Richardson of Carrier Mills was the keynote speaker at the event where he paid tribute to those who have served in the... Read More.
llinois Supreme Court Chief Justice Lloyd A. Karmeier delivered a lecture at Southeastern Illinois College Tuesday afternoon, telling students about his experiences as a Supreme Court judge. Karmeier was invited to speak to SIC's Student Government by Student Government co-sponsors Matt Lees and Kellye Whitler.... Read More.
It wasn’t Roy Mann…it was another Grayville law official, albeit unofficial who spoke at the Carmi Kiwanis Club Thursday afternoon. Sheriff of Rest Up Camping and RV Corral, Joe Hillenbrand gave the cowpokes in attendance at Thursday’s get together an update on how the... Read More.
Miss White County Speaks to Kiwanis Club At their January 3, 2019 meeting, the Carmi Kiwanis Club heard from Miss White County Fair Sidney Bingman. Bingman spoke to the club about domestic violence - her platform during her reign. A victim herself, Bingman told the club... Read More.
The Carmi Kiwanis Club met for its weekly luncheon on Thursday, Oct. 25 at the Farm Bureau Building. A delicious meal was provided by Yesterday’s catering. Following the meal, newly installed president, Katelyne Wolff, recognized several guests including parents of the day’s honorees and an... Read More.
By Toby Brown Walter McCarty is still taken aback a little every time he gets the question. “Why would you leave the Boston Celtics to go coach in Evansville?” they ask. More like, why wouldn’t he? “I look at them and think, ‘Well, you do know I grew... Read More.
Following lunch at the White House with President Donald Trump today, Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) and members of the House-Senate Conference Committee held an open meeting to discuss reconciling the House and Senate versions of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.
Our special guest was Cathleen Garner, Supportive Living Residential Services Director at Wabash Christian Village,who spoke at Thursday's Rotary Club meeting. She was presented with a speaking certificate by Cindy Conley. ... Read More.
Sheriff Doug Maier was the guest speaker on Thursday, June 1st at the weekly Kiwanis luncheon. Sheriff Maier stated that it has been an honor to serve as the White County Sheriff for 14 ½ years and prior to that he was a deputy... Read More.