Wednesday Jul 23
Carterville Beach May Reopen as Day Use Area
A former recreational area in Williamson County could see new life. There's talk of reopening the old Carterville Beach as day use area.
Road Work Along Route 13 in Carterville
"It will be a little bit of a pain to get there but anything worth while usually is," says Heartland Kubota sales manager Mike Crisel.
Illinois father sues school district and anti-bullying filmmaker for son's suicide
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Father sues school district over son's suicide
The father of a southern Illinois teenager who killed himself a day after watching an anti-bullying movie at school has filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against the district, accusing administrators of failing to stop the relentless taunts targeting his son.
Illinois kids to start kindergarten at earlier age
Illinois senator Kimberly Lightford sponsored the bill. She believes the new mandate will keep children from falling behind their peers.
Water Service Interruption in Carterville
The city says water service will be turned of at 8 a.m. Wednesday for residents from Elles Avenue to Route 13. That includes: both sides of South Division Street Lakeshore Drive Timothy Lane Brentwood Drive Howerton Street Abby Lane Spence Moore California Christine Marcia Dylan both sides of Tippy Street all of East Plaza Drive West Plaza Drive ... (more)
Electric vehicle ends statewide road trip at CLC
An electric vehicle road trip organized by the Illinois Green Economy Network and 10 participating community colleges made its final stop recently at the College of Lake County in Grayslake.