Hamilton County Unit 10 School Board Set to Meet Tonight

MCLEANSBORO – The Hamilton County Community Unit School District 10 Board of Education is set to meet tonight at 6 at the Unit Office in McLeansboro. The board is expected to take up several issues under old business and  possibly approve fire door projects, a quote from Southern Illinois Cabinets, Doors and More for floor

City of Carmi to Host Electronics Recycling Event

CARMI – The City of Carmi will host an electronics recycling event for Carmi and White County residents on Saturday, March 28, 2020 from 9 a.m. to noon at 520 North 3rd Street in Carmi. Accepted items include: CRT, Projection, Plasma, Flat Screen, Console TVs,& Flat screen monitors Computers (towers and laptops), printers, cables and peripherals

Educational Clearinghouse Council Seeking Area Businesses to Sponsor Scholarships

MT. VERNON – The Greater Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce has partnered with the Educational Clearinghouse Council to provide scholarships to area high school students. Bluford Schools Superintendent Shane Gordon is also the Vice President for the Educational Clearinghouse Council. He says the scholarships will be specific to the student’s future career aspirations. Each scholarship

Several Southern Illinois Housing Authorities to Receive More Than $20M in Federal Grants

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS – Some southern Illinois housing authorities will be receiving federal money for management improvements and the development, financing, and modernization of Public Housing properties. In a press release Thursday, Congressman Mike Bost’s office announced that over $20 million in grants will be awarded to housing authorities in Illinois’ 12th U.S. House District. Some