The White County Board voted on Tuesday night to ban the sale of recreational cannabis in the unincorporated parts of White County, but also approved establishing a tax of 3% in the county on cannabis businesses in municipalities who do allow sales. Only one municipality so far has voted to allow the activity, with Norris City and Enfield voting no.
After serving breakfast early Friday morning for all veterans and their families, NCOE High School was the scene of a school assembly in the afternoon commemorating the upcoming Veterans Day holiday.
Approximately 40 people ventured out in the inclement weather on Monday, November 11, Veterans Day, to attend the dedication of an historical marker commemorating the wartime completion of the first leg of the "Big Inch" pipeline at Norris City, Ill. in 1943.
Musgrave receives annual Illinois Family Institute Award for his commitment to the truth.
Republican candidate for State Representative Cory Musgrave and his wife Jana attended the annual Illinois Family Institute’s banquet on November 1. Mr. Musgrave was given IFI’s annual Voice of Truth award at the banquet. The honor is bestowed upon Illinois residents committed to speaking truth with courage. The award was given to Mr. Musgrave for his opening prayer at the Illinois General Assembly on May 31.