Illinois Farm Bureau® (IFB) is accepting applications for its Illinois Veterinary Education and Training (IVET) loan program. Loans are available to students attending any accredited college of veterinary medicine in the U.S. and who are focused on Illinois food animal medicine. [Read more...]
State Senator Dale Righter (R-Mattoon) issued the following statement following Governor J.B. Pritzker’s Budget Address, which was delivered on February 19. [Read more...]
Seeking to reform the state’s current system of drawing voting maps and empower voters, State Senator Dale Righter (R-Mattoon) is sponsoring Senate Joint Resolution Constitutional Amendment 18 (SJRCA18) to remove lawmakers from the redistricting process. [Read more...]
The NCOE 8th grade volleyball team won the Thompsonville Tournament, playing two matches on Saturday, February 15 and besting Carrier Mills 25-19, 25-14 and Thompsonville 25-8, 25-22. On Monday, February 17, the team played Goreville for first place and won with scores of 25-19 and 25-17.
Forrest E. Ison, Carmi, was arrested on the February 12, on a Failure to Appear Traffic warrant out of Hardin County. Ison bonded out to $150 cash, a $75 FTA fee plus a $20 booking fee. [Read more...]