Wayne County Agricultural Fair Underway The Wayne County Fair in Fairfield wraps up this weekend after a full week of activities including harness racing, mini sprints and motocross action. Citizen’s National Bank will host Pig Penning Monday night at 7. There is a $10 admission for... Read More.
Sweats for Vets Wraps up Friday Washington Attendance Center has partnered with the Carmi Elks and have been hosting a “sweats for vets’ clothing drive the last couple weeks. The drive is scheduled to conclude tomorrow (Friday), Nov. 9, but its not too late to... Read More.
The White County Fair came to a close on Saturday evening with the biggest night of the week. A packed grandstand enjoyed large participation in the Open Demolition Derby. Five classes brought competitors from far and wide. Carmi was represented well, as they were in... Read More.
The Carmi City Council met Tuesday for the second time in April. After approving minutes and financials, Mayor Jeff Pollard announced that the first item on the agenda, Brian Allen of Slay’s Restoration to present information about pre-disaster planning, would take place at a later... Read More.
Wednesday was the wind up Story Hour for our Summer Reading Program at Carmi Public Library. Ranger Mattie from Rend Lake Army Corps of Engineers was our presenter, bringing several mounts of birds found in our region. She discussed food preferences, habits, and feathers... Read More.