Dairy Days 2021 are fast approaching for the Sesquicentennial of the founding of Norris City. The question has come up a number of times as to where Norris City got its name. [Read more...]
An update on the governor’s Executive Order 2021-20, mandating all school employees to undergo Covid vaccination or regular testing, was on the CUSD#3 school board’s agenda last night. Superintendent Matt Vollman stated he had been doing his research on having a testing center at the school for staff. He said he had received temporary approval for that, but that there was no supply of tests available. [Read more...]
A representative of KEB gave an audit report to the Indian Creek Township board on Wednesday, stating the township had not had one for several years. IL statute required it this year because of the change of township supervisor. She gave the audit an unmodified or clean opinion for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2021, the highest one they can give. The representative stated she was given full access to the Quickbooks records and bank statements with a few minor exceptions, She said she had to make several adjustments to get balances to where they needed to be. The auditing company has been doing the township’s financial report every year that goes to the state. [Read more...]
Update 9/16: The quilt show has been cancelled.
White County Board member Ken Usery at Tuesday's county board meeting stated he had received three letters from citizens requesting the board put a ban on vaccine mandates and passports within the county. Usery read one of the letters to the assembly. [Read more...]
Some resignations are on the agenda for Wednesday night's NCOE school board meeting. The governor's new vaccine mandate has been expected to cause resignations. [Read more...]
“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...]