Carmi Chamber of Commerce Announces Recipients of Fall 2019 Teacher Grants

CARMI – The Carmi Chamber of Commerce has awarded $300 grants to each of the following teachers in the Carmi White County School District: Name                   School                         Class/Department Stacy Simon       CWCJHS                       7th Grade 3D printer Hilary Gee          Jefferson School         Art Supplies for Student Mentor Sarah Richards  Jefferson School         Education Games & Materials Melissa

Two Arrested for Allegedly Burglarizing Rural Valier Home Wednesday

BENTON – Two people were arrested after the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office responded to a residential burglary in rural Valier Wednesday. Sheriff David Bartoni says 35-year-old Bradley Braden and 46-year-old Miriam Espinosa are lodged in the Franklin County Jail. Illinois State Police Crime Scene assisted in the investigation.

Daylight Saving Time Ends This Weekend

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS – We’ll fall back this weekend as Daylight Saving Time ends Sunday at 2 a.m. So set your clocks back one hour before you go to bed Saturday night. Daylight Saving Time will begin again on March 8.