A tale often told in the heart of winter, Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol is a timeless and renowned work. The departments of Theatre, Music and Art at Southeastern Illinois College will bring a particular revival to the telling of this tale this December with the production of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol: The Radio Play. [Read more...]
For the University of Illinois Extension Master Gardener program, the last four decades can be measured by the millions of volunteer hours given to help bring horticultural help to communities across the state. [Read more...]
The Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 249 is accepting donations for our Cops and Kids Christmas program.
Due to the pandemic, the traditional shopping has been cancelled. This year the FOP members will be shopping, wrapping and delivering the gifts to the doorstep of selected children on Christmas Eve. We understand this has been a very tough year for our community. If you cannot donate this year we totally understand. If you are able and would like to, you can drop off your donation at the Police Department or mail your donation to the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 249 at 108 N. Main Cross St. Carmi,IL 62821. Any donation is greatly appreciated. God bless,Jonathan Lucas
The White County Board will meet on November 25, 2020 at 6 p.m. to make a decision on the county's health insurance program.
Agenda: Roll Call
Pledge of Allegiance
Consider the finalized insurance bids and make decision on health insurance.
Other business (Next meeting will be December 8,2020 at 7:00 p.m.)
LOUISVILLE…State Rep. Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) had this to say last week on the news of four people indicted by the U.S Attorney’s office against key Madigan allies including Mike McClain, Anne Pramaggiore, John Hooker and Jay Doherty.
“When you have one man who for nearly four decades has controlled his party’s organization and the Illinois House of Representatives, which means controlling the purse strings and the flow of legislation on public policy…that’s too much power for one person! With more than enough legislators in his own Caucus saying they won’t vote for him for Speaker again, I believe Mike Madigan has only one option which is retirement from the Illinois House.”