Local law enforcement officials are deeply concerned with the recently unveiled Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act (SB 7), citing proven risks to public safety and mistakes made in other states. As local officials tasked with keeping communities and streets safe, the Illinois Sheriffs’ [Read more…]
Two twenty dollar bills were used for payment at Kelly’s Quick Stop last Tuesday, according to a report by Norris City Chief of Police Diana Tharp. The fraudulent paper was discovered by Banterra Bank employees after a deposit was made by Kelly’s. The bills had marks on them, supposedly to [Read more…]
State Senator Dale Righter (R-55th District) and State Representative Darren Bailey (R-109th District) were in town last Monday night to speak to local citizens at the Illinois Patriots’ meeting about Governor Pritzker’s tax plan, pending legislation, and how voters can get involved. [Read more…]
Crossville will celebrate the 8th annual Veterans Memorial barbecue cook-off and the 6th annual Car show Saturday, May 18.
Activities will get underway on Main Street around 11 that morning as food sales will begin at the fire house. There will be inflatables for the [Read more…]
Three new trustees were installed on the Norris City Village Board on Monday night. Kevin Pettijohn, Wayne McKenzie and Charles “Skip” Land were seated as the new members, replacing Jack Johnson, Judy Daubs, and Norman Trousdale who have all served for many years. Daubs has [Read more…]