“The passage of this dangerous energy bill is an attack on the people of our state and their pocketbooks. While Democrats may want to tout a victory today, realistically I see more obstacles ahead and hardships for families and farmers. [Read more...]
First on the entertainment agenda for Norris City Dairy Day is Jared and Hillary Mitchell, who will take the stage Friday night after the crowning of the new Dairy Day Queen. Jared&Hillary Mitchell are a husband/wife duo hailing from Norris City Ill. and Destin Fla. [Read more...]
Monday, September 13, 7:00 p.m.
Call meeting to order
Minutes and Bills
Fire Department report [Read more...]
Due to an order from the Supreme Court masks must be worn into the Courthouse and in the Court Room at all times.
1. Roll Call
2. Pledge of Allegiance
3. Approve the minutes of the previous meeting.
4. Approve the payment of all county bills. [Read more...]
Tammy L. Lewis-Pollard, 59, Norris City passed away at 1:45 pm., Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at Ascension St. Vincent Hospital in Evansville, IN. She was born in Louisville, KY on June 10, 1962, the daughter of Hiawatha and Beverly (Magruder) Lewis. Tammy married Jimmie Pollard on December 17, 1993. Tammy joined the United States Army in 1980 and faithfully served her country until 1995. She then joined the Army Reserves and served another 8 years before retiring in 2005. [Read more...]
State Representative Adam Niemerg (R-Dieterich) voted no on the newest version of the ‘green new deal’ legislation passed in the Illinois House last night. This version is expected to go to the Illinois Senate for their consideration on Monday. Senate Bill 2408 is nearly 1,000 pages long and contains several sweeping provisions that will have both short-term and long-term negative effects on the state’s energy portfolio. Some of the items in this version include: [Read more...]
Governor JB Pritzker released the following statement on the House passage of the comprehensive energy package, Senate Bill 2408, that he says puts consumers and the climate first: [Read more...]
More than 79% of Illinois adults have received at least one vaccine dose and more than 62% are fully vaccinated
The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 26,062 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 197 additional deaths since reporting last Friday, September 3, 2021. More than 79% of Illinois adults have received at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose and more than 62% of Illinois adults are fully vaccinated, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Of Illinois’ total population, more than 66% has received at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose and more than 51% of Illinois’ total population is fully vaccinated. [Read more...]