HARRISBURG, Ill. (Jan. 20, 2021) – Spring semester is in full swing at Southeastern Illinois College, but that does not mean it’s too late to register for some classes. SIC is offering a mini-semester this year with classes beginning March 15. The mini-semester courses... Read More.
What is it like for a newly sworn-in State Representative to seen their name up on the voting board for the first time? 109th District State Representative Adam Niemerg (R-Dieterich) can tell you. Niemerg took the oath of office in ceremonies in Springfield this week. In... Read More.
At least one major change emerged from Monday night’s Carmi City of Council closed session. Carmi will in the spring elect a mayor that will be full time instead of part time. Along with that, the pay will double from $23,000 to $46,000 annually. ... Read More.
In 2018, a Public Safety Tax Referendum failed to pass. It would’ve added a half percent sales tax. At the August 11th White County Board meeting, members voted unanimously to allow voters a chance to reconsider, this time with a full one percent added... Read More.
Court was suspended for a short time in Saline County, as an individual who tested positive for COVID-19 was in court Wednesday morning. The Saline County Courthouse remained open and other office holders were allowed to continue business while the area was cleaned.
INA, Ill. (June 2, 2020) — Rend Lake College’s summer semester starts in about a week, and there is still time to register for classes. Due to ongoing health concerns with the COVID-19 pandemic, RLC’s 2020 Summer Semester will be conducted entirely online. So,... Read More.
Police Chief David Burrows delivered his first monthly activity report Monday night during the Grayville City Council’s first meeting of 2020. A copy of the Department Activity report is available in this story on our website at wrul.com. Also at Monday night’s meeting, council... Read More.
The old saying, “You have to work to get ahead,” has merit, but you also need some time off to be a good, healthy worker. In Illinois most full-time workers are legally entitled to time off each calendar week. The One Day Rest in Seven... Read More.
A 66 year old McLeansboro man is free on bond following a Halloween night traffic crash that lead to his arrest on multiple charges. McLeansboro Police and Fire Departments as well as the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Department responded to a roll over crash with... Read More.