Stepping into STEM will be taking place at the Norris City Public Library on October 16th from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. Stepping into STEM is for 3rd through 8th Grade students. The Library will be starting an after school program to l…

Are you wondering how the new tax cuts and jobs act will affect you this tax season? Join us at Botsch and Associates, CPA’s, LLC for an information session with a question and answer session to follow! Please let us know if you might attend so we may plan accordingly. Botsch and Associates …

The warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease are often dismissed as side effects of normal aging. If you or someone you know is experiencing memory loss or behavioral changes, it’s time to learn the facts. Early detection gives you a chance to begin drug therapy, enroll in clinical studies and p…

Harrisburg, Illinois – An aide to Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) will be available in Saline County and White County next week to assist area constituents with any problems they may be having with federal government agencies.

Lillie “Granny” Pretzsch will celebrate her 99th birthday on Monday, Oct 8. She was born to Jesse and Florence Cartmill and married Robert Orval Pretzsch on Jan 8, 1938 in Concord.

The Carmi Public Library Board of Directors would like to announce a change of meeting times for the monthly board meetings. Starting November 6, 2018 the monthly meetings of the Carmi Library board will be on the first Tuesday of every month. This is a change from the third Tuesday. There w…

How To Start A Business In Illinois Workshop presented by the Small Business Development Center- October 16, 9am. SIC White County Center Room 103. Free program, reservations requested.

Participants affected by myasthenia gravis will gather to celebrate the lives of MG patients, physicians and caregivers, and walk to raise awareness and funds to support the Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America (MGFA) at the Southern Illinois MG Walk on Saturday, October 13 at Washington …

Oct. 4, 9 a.m. – The Illinois Workforce and Small Business Development Center at SIC will host a free workshop for prospective business owners at the Pope County Main Street Office. Contact Arla Murphy at 252-5400 ext. 2312 for more information and to register.

The Carmi Public Library Board of Directors would like to announce a change of meeting times for the monthly board meetings.  Starting November 6, 2018 the monthly meetings of the Carmi Library board will be on the first Tuesday of every month. This is a change from the third Tuesday.  There…

Saturday, September 29, 2018, a Prayer Walk will be held in downtown Carmi beginning at 9:00 a.m. at the Veteran’s Park at the corner of Main and Main Cross Streets.  The Walk is Co-Sponsored by the local Gideons Association and the Carmi Ministerial Association.

Lonesome Road Ministries will hold their 3 Fold Cord Conference at Trinity Assembly of God this weekend beginning at noon on Friday.  On Saturday, events will begin with breakfast at 8 am and conclude with a concert by James Payne at 6 pm.  Payne will return to preach on Sunday at 10:30 am.

Carmi American Legion Post 224 is raffling a quilt to help them honor veterans with different activities.  Tickets are available for $1 each or 6 for $5.  They will have a table at Corn Day and the winner will be announced on the main stage Saturday night before the evening concert.  The win…

Reminder, the class of 1978, 40th reunion will be on Oct 13, the Saturday of Corn Day. The reunion will start at 6 p.m. at the Carmi Elks Lodge. 

On September 1, 2018, The Guardian Center hosted its first Firecracker 5K Challenge.  The event was a success thanks to the wonderful support of the community.  There were 32 registered runners and walkers, ranging in ages from 7 to 74. Awards were distributed to the top three in each age br…

How To Start A Business In Illinois Workshop presented by the Small Business Development Center- October 16, 9am.  SIC White County Center Room 103.  Free program, reservations requested.

New Beginning Church of God will be holding a Community Day on Sept 30 from 10 am – 1 pm at 401 West Sycamore Street.  There will be free food for all in attendance along with singing, prayer, the shortest sermon ever preached, and a bounce house for the kids.  Come join them for a day of ce…

Southeastern Illinois Center for Pastoral Counseling is sponsoring free support group meetings at the First United Methodist Church in Carmi at the SICPC office downstairs.  The grief support group meets on the 2nd Tuesday of the month from 6 – 7 pm and is for anyone who has experienced a lo…

With flu season rapidly approaching, the White County Senior Citizen’s Center will be having two flu shot clinics at their Center located at 113 South Walnut Street in Carmi.  The first clinic will be held Friday, Sept 21 from 10 am to 12:30 pm and will be hosted by Plum Street Pharmacy.  Th…

Carmi First Baptist Church invites the community to a free showing of the movie I Can Only Imagine Sunday evening September 16 at 5:30 pm. It tells the true story that inspired the best-selling MercyMe song, which became the most-played contemporary Christian song of all time. However, the r…

Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) is now accepting applications from young men and women interested in attending one of the United States military academies. High school seniors, as well as qualifying college students, should apply now for 2019 admission.

Botsch and Associates, CPA's, LLC is honored to announce the appointment of Arlynne D. Stroman as a member to the firm. Keith Botsch, owner, and Arlynne have worked together in Carmi and surrounding areas for close to 30 years.

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