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The Carmi-White County Class of 2019 practiced tossing their caps Tuesday in preparation for that evenings graduation ceremony. Full coverage of graduation will appear in the next issue of The Carmi Chronicle. Photo by Tracy Orr.  

Cooper Craig (front, center) signed his letter of intent to perform theater at Southeastern Illinois College on Friday, May 10, at the Carmi-White County High School auditorium. Back row: Jason and Amy Craig. Front row: SIC Theatre Director Allan Kimball (left) and CWC’s thespian representat…

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The City of Carmi Police Department is asking for the communities help in securing a new Police Canine for our Department. Our current K9, K9 Orest, came to our Department in July of 2012 after K9 Riley retired from Service. Police Canine’s usually have a service life of 6-8 years before ret…

Twenty years ago-April 19, 1999-we took possession of our funeral service business in White County, Southern IL, consisting of four locations, Carmi (which we made our home) Enfield, Mill Shoals and Norris City. For different reasons, after a few years, we closed Mill Shoals and Norris City,…

China’s National Science Review reported in March 2019 that Bing Su of the Kunming Institute of Zoology has inserted human genes into monkeys. His apparent goal was to investigate how the brains of early primates developed along different paths with monkeys remaining in the trees and Homo sa…

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