EFFINGHAM — The City of Effingham has announced the work on St. Anthony Avenue between Keller Drive and Mulberry Street has been completed and is now open to all traffic. The street was closed earlier for crews to repair a broken sewer main.
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- Easements still sought for project After an approval for work on a 21-mile water transmission line between Teutopolis and Newton at a meeting earlier this month, progress continued to trickle in at Wednesday night's Teutopolis Village Board meeting. The Village Board heard from Connor
- 2 in court on meth charges Jackson Adams Daily News Two individuals arrested on methamphetamine charges in Shumway appeared in Effingham County Circuit Court Tuesday. Tara L. Devoe, 18, of Shumway and Nathaniel S. Sparks, 23, of Beecher City both appeared with counsel before a
- Effingham eager to attract Pinnacle TONY HUFFMAN Daily News Pinnacle Foods is considering an expansion its operation into the former Fedders building. The project will bring up to 25 full-time jobs to the area. The City of Effingham is looking to make that expansion more appetizing wit
- Dieterich school meals to cost more Jackson Adams Daily News DIETERICH -- Parents can expect to see some higher costs at Dieterich schools in the next school year. Dieterich Superintendent Carrie Jackson said one of the more notable changes in fees will be noticeable in school breakfas
Beach conditions worry EWA
Effingham Water Authority is putting the operator of Lake Sara beach on notice after health code violations have kept the beach closed for the past couple of years.
Soybeans favored over corn
The United States Department of Agriculture is projecting that farmers nationwide will plant more acres of soybeans this year than ever before.
Water service to be interrupted for some Effingham residents Tuesday
Water service will be interrupted along the following streets, starting at 9 a.m. Tuesday to repair and replace water main valves.
Grant to make Dieterich sidewalks more accessible
A Dieterich pedestrian accessibility project will receive $800,000 as part of transportation grants being given throughout the state.
Farming accident claims life
A Mulberry Grove man was killed instantly Saturday when a tractor he was driving flipped over on him while working on his property.
Drug enforcement focus of new ISP commander
Illinois State Police Zone 7 Investigations Interim Commander Kelly Hodge will now head two districts as commander of Effingham-based District 12 and Carmi-based 19.
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