Carmi White County tops Eldorado to close out Black Diamond Conference play. The Bulldogs will await the winner of Eldorado/Fairfield in regional action. Roger Hobbs has the wrap.
Specific things come to mind when your mind drifts to Friday night football. The teams on the field certainly, maybe your favorite aromata wafting from the concession stand, cheering of course, but also with a part to play in setting the mood for the... Read More.
Season Wrap for Legion Baseball The 2021 season came to an end Wednesday night for the Carmi American Legion baseball team as they fell in a heartbreaking loss to Alton 10 to 2 in the Legion Tournament. The locals finished the year with a 13-21 record... Read More.
At the two hour meeting, the board approved a pre-application presented by Jim Brown of Brown and Roberts Engineering for work on phase three of the water line rehabilitation project that began in 2006, replacing undersized lines. The village entered into what's known as... Read More.
Winter Weather Wrap Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker issued a disaster proclamation Tuesday for the entire state ahead of the severe winter storm that has blanketed the state with life-threatening wind chills. “This storm poses a serious threat to the well-being of people around the state and... Read More.
Santa to Wrap Up Visits to Carmi This is the last week to visit with Santa Claus at his headquarters here in Carmi. Wednesday, Dec. 19th Santa will visit with the kids from 6 until 9 and then Saturday, Dec. 22, the last chance to visit... Read More.
The Carmi City Council met briefly on Tuesday evening for their second July meeting, but with no agenda items, wrapped up business in only four minutes. The Council approved the July 5th meeting minutes and unanimously approved the July financial reports and vendor invoices. Mayor Jeff... Read More.