Dennis Rueter has seen a lot in his 37 years coaching basketball at Gibault Catholic High School, but he recently hit a milestone most coaches can only dream of: winning his 700th game.
The four mayoral candidates in Metropolis did their best to tug at the heartstrings -- and purse strings -- of voters at their last public forum recently.
Dads tired of being teased -- no pun intended -- about their lack of skills when it comes to getting their daughter's hair ready for the day can cut down on the criticism by attending Daddy/Daughter Hair School on April 1.
The city of Carterville Streets/Sidewalks Committee met Feb. 7 to review a farmer's market proposal.
The Carterville Parks/Cemetery Committee met Feb. 7 to plan a suicide prevention walk.
The Carmi City Council met Jan. 17 to approve vendor invoices.
The Hamilton County Community Unit School District 10 Board of Education met Nov. 15 to discuss the proposed tax levy.
The Hamilton County Community Unit School District 10 Board of Education met Nov. 1 to purchase used busses.
The Vienna City Council met Jan. 18 to address trash pickup concerns.
The Metropolis City Council met Dec. 27 to accept road closers.
The city of Metropolis Water, Light and Streets Committee met Nov. 16 to provide electronic recycling information.
The Joint Committee on Administrative Rules met Feb. 15 to review various proposed rules.
The Illinois Civil Service Commission met Jan. 20 to review jurisdiction exemptions.
The Eldorado Memorial Public Library District Board of Trustees met Jan. 12 to renew a financial CD.
The Shawnee Community College Board of Education met Oct. 3 to approve bills.
The Illinois Department of Corrections Advisory Board met Oct. 3 to review the job partnership report.
The Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services met Dec. 1 to provide a care coordination update.
The Illinois Department of Insurance met Nov. 30 to set meeting dates.
The Illinois Department of Children and Family Services met Oct. 24 to discuss membership.
The Illinois Board of Higher Education met Nov. 23 to review recommendations from staff.