IN AREA MEETINGS TONIGHT (05/16/2024)

(NEWTON/OLNEY) There are two monthly meetings coming up tonight : Both meetings are open to the public, with the exception of any executive session.

OCC OFFERING IGNITE CURIOSITY SUMMER CAMPS

(OLNEY) Olney Central College is taking registrations now for its OCC Ignite Curiosity Summer Camps for area youth in grades 5 thru 12. The fun-filled, one-day camps offer an excellent […]

5 LOCAL HEROES RECOGNIZED AT METAL OF HONOR CEREMONY

(TEUTOPOLIS) During this past Tuesday’s 31st Annual Fallen Firefighter Memorial & Medal of Honor Ceremony at the Statehouse in Springfield, State Representative Adam Niemerg recognized five “Medal of Honor” Award […]

4-WHEEL DRIVE TRACTOR SALES ARE UP

(SPRINGFIELD) In an update from the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM), the U.S. sales of four-wheel drive tractors were up 24% in April, compared to a year ago, with year […]

ILLINOIS STANE NEWS BRIEF (05/16/2024)

(SPRINGFIELD) Illinois lawmakers continue to consider tax increases on businesses as they head into the final nine days of the scheduled spring session. Conversations also continue about zeroing out Illinois’ […]

THURSDAY WEATHER DISCUSSION (05/16/2024)

(OLNEY/NEWTON) As our next weather-making system approaches, we’ll have increasing clouds today and a chance of rain or possible thunderstorms by mid-to-late afternoon on this Thursday, followed by more rain […]

ON TODAY’S HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS CALENDAR

(OLNEY/NEWTON) On the High School Sports Calendar for today (5/15/24) : VARSITY SOFTBALL : two semi-final games this evening at Newton VARSITY SOFTBALL : Charleston at Olney VARSITY BASEBALL : […]