On May 21st, the New Harmony Bridge closed suddenly and unexpectedly. That hasn’t stopped folks from traipsing about, back and forth across it however. That’s one of many things we learned at the Friday joint meeting of White and Posey County Bridge Commissions. Indiana... Read More.
From the Housing Authority in White County to the operations of the County Treasurer’s Office, the County Board has provided a platform for some high blood pressure situations over the last 3 months. In March, a special meeting to discuss the White County Housing... Read More.
HARRISBURG, Ill. (June 10, 2020) – Based on the state of Illinois’ plan to restore child care centers, Southeastern Illinois College is planning to reopen the Mary Jo Oldham Center for Child Study Aug. 3 to its smallest students. Unfortunately, numbers will be severely... Read More.
Phase One of the New Harmony Bridge Authority’s study is set to move forward. That confirmed after late last week’s meetings of both the White and Posey County factions of the bi-state bridge partnership. At Thursday’s White County meeting, it was announced that 6... Read More.
The Eldorado Garden Study Club donated their Illinois Bicentennial Tree to SIC in honor of Arbor Day and the 200th birthdayof the state. Pictured (l-r) are: Marilyn Ellis, Kyla Burford... Read More.
The Carmi-White County Unit 5 Board of Education met Monday night for their November meeting. Paul Lumsford of Lumsford Architects addressed the board members about the results of the facilities feasibility study that was recently conducted. Major repair work to the buildings has been done... Read More.
The Enfield Village Board met Tuesday night for their June regular meeting. The Village has been showing a deficit in their water and sewer departments almost every month. It was recommended that rates be raised, as the Village has the lowest rates in the area.... Read More.
The Eldorado Garden Study Club celebrated Arbor Day by donating an October Glory Maple Tree to Southeastern Illinois College last month. The club has been donating trees to SIC for the past 11 Arbor Day holidays to establish a grove for the campus.
Mary Jo Oldham Morgan, for whom the center is named, and Sue Beal, first coordinator, (center two on bench) pose with past and present staff and family... Read More.