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Miller Jr. to receive TASC evaluation
By Pete Spitler
Jul 22, 2017 7:39 PM
One of Randolph County's more complicated stories will get another interesting chapter.
Marion Kroger reopens after bomb threat
By John D. Homan
Jul 22, 2017 6:35 PM
The Marion Kroger store has reopened Saturday evening after a bomb threat forced the evacuation of employees and customers in the afternoon, Marion Police Chief Dawn Tondini confirmed.
Akin District 91 to hold special meeting on Monday
Jul 22, 2017 2:27 PM
Notice is hereby given by the Board of Education of Akin Community Consolidated School District No. 91, in the County of Franklin, State of Illinois, that President Dennis Clark has called a special meeting.
Clothes for Kids tournament continues to benefit region
BY TRAVIS DENEAL
Jul 21, 2017 5:50 PM
Thursday dawned hot enough that little dew was left on the grass at Shawnee Hills Country Club, home of the 15th Annual Fowler-Bonan Foundation Clothes for Kids Youth Golf Tournament.
Michael Calvin Lynch of Pinckneyville
Jul 21, 2017 5:48 PM
Michael Calvin Lynch, age 71, of Pinckneyville, IL, passed away at 10:05 a.m. on Thursday, July 20, 2017 in Pinckneyville Community Hospital, Pinckneyville, IL.
Ruth A. Minter, formerly of Ava
Jul 21, 2017 5:34 PM
Ruth A. Minter, 104, of Normal, passed away peacefully at 8:20 p.m. Monday, July 3, 2017 at Heritage Manor Nursing Home with several family members at her side.
Low-income seniors in Williamson County get first installment of free food
BY JOHN HOMAN
Jul 21, 2017 3:36 PM
Wednesday marked the first day that monthly installments of food were available to grateful low-income seniors, through the Williamson County Programs on Aging.
Marion football players, Rotary members help on Habitat for Humanity house
BY JOHN HOMAN
Jul 21, 2017 3:32 PM
Sweatin' for a good cause. That's what Marion High School football players and members of the Marion Rotary Club were doing Wednesday, donating their time to help build a Habitat for Humanity home on the 400 block of North Washington Street.
It's Saline County Fair time! Here's the daily schedule
Jul 21, 2017 3:27 PM
The Saline County fair officially opens July 23 at the county fairgrounds. Here is the general schedule for events for the next 6 days.
SIC Board focuses on money matters
Submitted by Angela Wilson
Jul 21, 2017 3:22 PM
The Southeastern Illinois College Board of Trustees heard reports earlier this week on the new state budget and the Hise Museum, as well as taking action on employee health insurance.
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