SPRINGFIELD…Today, Teutopolis native Adam Niemerg (R-Dieterich) was sworn in as the new State Representative for the 109th District. The district office will be located at 107 W. Main Street, Teutopolis, Illinois. “I am humbled to be... Read More.
Springfield, Ill- Many college students have returned to campuses across the state as COVID-19 prevention and safety remain a top priority. This school year and the protocols for returning to class may look different, but fire safety is still the same and just as... Read More.
HARRISBURG, Ill. (March 6, 2020) -- Southeastern Illinois College’s Model Illinois Government (MIG) team was named a finalist for the “Outstanding Small Delegation” award at the recent legislative competition in Springfield —the highest honor bestowed on a delegation of 13 or fewer. MIG is a legislative simulation... Read More.
HARRISBURG, Ill. (Feb. 20, 2020) – The Southeastern Illinois College Board of Trustees met Tuesday, Feb. 18, in the Rodney J. Brenner Board Room to hear reports on enrollment and nursing pass rates, award a bid for outdoor grounds and lawn care services, and... Read More.
(St. Louis, MO) -- St. Louis ranks among the top 25 places in the United States to visit in 2020, according to an article in Forbes magazine. The magazine surveyed travel experts and says St. Louis's museums, Gateway Arch and Missouri Botanical Garden are... Read More.
Fairfield Memorial Hospital’s Skilled Care Unit has been named among the “America’s Best Nursing Homes” to the 2019-2020 US News and World Report Best Nursing Homes list for the eighth time with an overall 5 star rating for nearly a decade now. This places... Read More.
Small but mighty has long been a theme for Southern Illinois community colleges, and the commitment of two area colleges has brought them some prestigious recognition. Southeastern Illinois College and Rend Lake College have both been named as eligible candidates for the Aspen... Read More.
Carmi’s American Legion Post 224 Baseball team came out guns blazing from the mound and at the plate Saturday plating 3 in the 1st, 1 in the 2nd, 5 in the 3rd and pouring across another 7 in the 4th on the way to... Read More.
Carmi City Council Oil, gas and fireworks were the main topics covered by the Carmi City Council Tuesday night. Carmi Mayor Jeff Pollard asked the council to approve a resolution in support of the local oil and gas industry after explaining the importance of the industry... Read More.
Carmi Rotary Club meeting The Carmi Rotary club featured one of their own as speaker on Thursday. Kent Armstrong talked to the group about the many tax changes that are in place, and how they will impact everyone’s tax bills this year. Kent started by showing... Read More.