Evening Acute Care walk-in appointments onlyOctober 15, 2021
LAWRENCEVILLE — As of Monday, Oct. 18, the Lawrence County Memorial Hospital’s Acute Care Clinic, will be walk-in appointments only for all evening Acute Care/respiratory patients. Patients will be send on a first come, first serve basis.
Indians, Salukis square off in annual Oil Field Trophy Game
Bragging rights in Lawrence County are on the line once again this week, as rivals Lawrenceville and Red Hill hit the gridiron against each other in the annual Oil Field Trophy Game Friday night at Ed Loeb Field.
Garden Club plants tree in city parkOctober 14, 2021
Before totally calling it quits, the Lawrenceville Garden Club planted a tree at Lawrenceville City Park commemorating 67 years of city beautification.
Don't rake fall leaves, recycle themOctober 14, 2021
URBANA — Every fall, an onslaught of leaves drop relentlessly into yards leaving homeowners to rake, bag and haul them out on the curb. But what many don’t know is that those golden-hued leaves are gold in the garden.
Parkside names Students of the Month for SeptemberOctober 14, 2021
Parkside Elementary School in Lawrenceville has named its Students of the Month for September of the 2021-22 school year.
LTC offers COVID shots TuesdayOctober 8, 2021
Lincoln Trail College will host a COVID-19 vaccination clinic from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 12...
Indians looking to inch closer to playoff berth
LAWRENCEVILLE –– Getting to the playoffs and playing at a 10th game at the end of the season is what...
Salukis want to continue momentum against Lions
BRIDGEPORT –– Momentum can be a huge factor in sports and Red Hill High School’s football team belie...
Trio faces murder, burglary chargesOctober 8, 2021
Three men face first-degree murder charges in connection with a Clay County death.County States Atto...
Houts perform at MartinsvilleOctober 4, 2021
Jake and Mikayla Hoult, along with the Casey United Methodist Church Praise Team, will be performing...
Calendar of eventsOctober 4, 2021
Thursday, Sept. 30 Celebrate Recovery will be held at Fountain Fellowship Worship Center, 701 State ...
VU expands its commitment to affordable college for allOctober 8, 2021
VINCENNES, Ind. — Vincennes University extends its pledge to ensure a college education is within reach and is further expanding its support of students and families affected by the pandemic and other current challenges. VU President Dr. Chuck Johnson announced the University is offering additional scholarships to students during a meeting of the Board of Trustees on Oct. 4.
OCC Peer Coach Program helps students adjust to college lifeOctober 6, 2021
OLNEY — Students face many challenges as they begin their college careers. Olney Central College hopes to ease the transition with its new Peer Coach Program.
OCC Student Senate 'Halloween Movie Knight' set for Oct. 30October 5, 2021
OLNEY — The Olney Central College Student Senate will host a Halloween Movie Knight on Saturday, Oct. 30, featuring Casper.
OCC to host virtual FAFSA nightSeptember 29, 2021
OLNEY — Olney Central College will host a Virtual FAFSA Night from 4-7 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 13.
OCC Welding Building renovations to benefit studentsSeptember 28, 2021
OLNEY — Olney Central College’s Welding Technology Building underwent renovations this summer that not only improved its aesthetics, but created more usable space for the program.
Time to apply for IECC scholarshipsSeptember 24, 2021
Illinois Eastern Community Colleges Chancellor Ryan Gower is urging prospective students to apply be...
Booker retires from OCCSeptember 23, 2021
Olney Central College Dean of Instruction Mike Conn recognized Jerry Booker (left), during a retirement reception held in his honor. Booker retired after serving 13 years as Groundskeeper at OCC.
IECC urges students to apply by Oct. 29 priority deadlineSeptember 23, 2021
FAIRFIELD — Illinois Eastern Community Colleges Chancellor Ryan Gower is urging prospective students to apply before the Oct. 29 priority deadline to be the first in line for Student Success Scholarships.
Local author celebrates 'reluctant hero'
Walter Sommers was having a good day.It was the early 1960s and his women’s coat department in the T...
Walmart helps disaster victimsSeptember 7, 2021
Walmart is working with the American Red Cross to help communities hit by recent natural disasters.N...
Biden-Harris administration invests $272 million to improve rural water infrastructure for 270,000 people living in rural communities across the country
Final push: Register now to participate in the World's Largest Earthquake Drill
Nursing homes in crisis with staff shortages
Gov. Pritzker announces $15.4 million in Rebuild Illinois capital funding to boost wet lab development
Springfield transportation hub to relieve rail congestion
Indians hold on to beat Robinson, 12-9
ROBINSON –– Defense wins championships according to the old adage and while defense may not have won...
Lady Indians split recent matches
Strong play continued for Lawrenceville High School’s volleyball team, but it only netted the Lady I...
RHJH girls win one of five to open basketball season
Numbers in sports are an issue in a lot of places and one of those places is Red Hill Junior High Sc...
Lady Salukis drop pair of matches last week
Carrying momentum over from their first win in four years was not in the cards for Red Hill High Sch...
Conversions give Salukis edge in 16-14 win over Marshall
MARSHALL –– Sometimes not having a kicker can work against a football team, while sometimes it can w...
RHJH girls win one of five to open basketball season
Numbers in sports are an issue in a lot of places and one of those places is Red Hill Junior High School, where the numbers are low enough that they are not holding complete seventh grade games for girls’ basketball this season.