Danville/Lincoln 8/10, Lincoln 0/0
Secretary of State and State Librarian Jesse White has awarded over $1.4 million in FY21 School District Library Grant Program awards to 649 public school districts. More than 1.5 million Illinois students served by school library media programs will benefit from the grants.
Very few times during Wednesday night’s nine-inning game between Teutopolis and Shelby County Senior Legion did it feel like the Wooden Shoes had momentum.
CARBONDALE — A Southern Illinois University researcher is tracking coyotes and bobcats to understand the habitats they seek and how they affect them.
Shelby County, as Trustee, has completed its tax deed proceedings on real estate properties that were delinquent for 2017 and prior real estate taxes. The County, as Trustee, will now offer for sale the real estate obtained to the public.
Lake Land College students who are enrolled for Fall 2021 in a workforce ready program could be eligible to receive financial assistance if the program is approved through the Workforce Investment and Opportunity Act (WIOA).
Lake Shelbyville - Lake Shelbyville's Tree Stand Policy for this year will remain the same as it was last season. The policy allows hunters to leave one stand up for the season ("Seasonal Tree Stand") and/or utilize up to two "Roving" stands that can be left up during archery season for a pe…
There are moments where Cowden-Herrick (Beecher City) head track and field coach Clint Lorton can’t describe what his team just accomplished.
EFFINGHAM — Law enforcement officers from several local agencies came out to support Special Olympics Illinois this week by raising awareness and funds as part of the Law Enforcement Torch Run.
SHELBYVILLE— As we enter the summer months and we start to get back to our typical summer activities like swimming, yard work, golf and many others we need to be cautious of heatstroke. HSHS Good Shepherd Hospital recommends taking the following measures to prevent heatstroke, which could ca…
Six young and beginning farmers and farmer couples from central and southern Illinois were named FreshRoots Directors Cup honorees this week by Farm Credit Illinois — including Lydia and Adam Holste of Altamont.
The Effingharn County Sheriff’s Office, in conjunction with the Effingham Police Department, the Clay County Sheriff’s Office, the Shelby County Sheriffs Office, the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office and the Coles County Sheriff’s Office made four arrests in a multicounty ATV/motorcycle the…
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville completed 2021 Spring Commencement exercises for more than 2,325 eligible graduates during the first two weekends in May at both outdoor and indoor venues.
The Illinois State Police Division of Criminal Investigation Zone 5 is investigating the report of deceased body found in the waters of Lake Shelbyville near Wolf Creek State Park in Shelby County.
EFFINGHAM — Clothing, jewelry and coffee were just a few of the things shoppers could find over the weekend at the Thelma Keller Convention Center.
This Week's Circulars
Jerri J. (Brown) Hutton, 68, of rural Stewardson, IL, passed away on Monday, July 26, 2021 in HSHS St. John's Hospital in Springfield, IL. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 31, 2021 in Brummerstedt Funeral Home in Stewardson. Burial will take place in Stewardson Ce…
- Effingham Quiet Zone takes effect
- Judge rules in favor of city in Village Square Mall case
- EffingHAM-JAM draws crowd to Downtown Effingham
- Bailey talks policy, elections at Effingham campaign stop
- Effingham County Fair returns with new features
- Effingham County at substantial risk for virus spread; health officials advise everyone to mask up indoors
- New bleachers, expanded seating among fairground upgrades
- Go inside Ayo Dosunmu’s NBA draft party as the Chicago Bulls selected the Illinois guard at No. 38
- Gesture of kindness for two-time cancer survivor
- Workouts in the Water: Workman Sports Complex offers alternative for fitness