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Updated COVID-19 Numbers

Egyptian Health Department was notified October 13, 2021 of 13 Southeastern Illinois residents who have tested positive for (COVID-19).  Saline County had 5 Gallatin County had 1 White County had 7  To date, Saline County has had a total of 4,607 lab confirmed positives, including... Read More.

Vaccination Opportunities UPDATED

Due to the recommendations of the CDC and the FDA, Fairfield Memorial Hospital's COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic scheduled for today (Wednesday, April 14th) from 2pm-5:30pm will now be offering Moderna COVID-19 vaccinations instead of Johnson and Johnson. If you would like to schedule an appointment... Read More.


Carmi-White County Schools Closed today and Friday (Students wanting meals may pick them up behind the school in the Jr./Sr. High parking lot between 9:30-10:00 am.)   NCOE Schools Closed today and Friday   Edwards County Schools Closed   Clay County Schools Closed   Fairfield Community High School, Jasper Grade and Grayville... Read More.


The Cattleman’s Livestock Auction in Wayne City, today, is cancelled. The next cattle auction is Monday, March 1st.   Most area schools, banks, and the U.S. Postal Service are closed today in observance of President's Day.   The Taco Factory will be closed today.   Carmi Family Dental will be... Read More.

Labor Day Tragedy in Crossville: UPDATED TO INCLUDE NAME

UPDATE: A 38 year old Carmi man, Shawn Dale “Mexico” Jones, died after an ATV accident in Crossville Monday afternoon. White County Sheriff’s Dispatch received the call at approximately 5:44 PM. Witnesses, who reportedly saw the accident unfold, told officers it appeared the ATV’s throttle... Read More.