IL Dept. of Employment Security Releases New Instructions for Self-Employed Worker Benefits

May 13, 2020

State Rep. Blaine Wilhour (R-Beecher City) announce that the Illinois Department of Employment Secu... More

Downtown Mt. Vernon Development Small Business Grants

May 12, 2020

The Downtown Mt. Vernon Development Corporation saw a need to help its downtown businesses due to t... More

Rep. Bailey Facilitates Protective Gear for State Workers: Thank You John Deere!

May 8, 2020

State Representative Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) recently received a call about obtaining face shields ... More

1 Million Illinoisans Out of Work

May 7, 2020

Statement from Todd Maisch, President and CEO of the Illinois Chamber of Commerce on the Recent Rep... More

Local hotel receives award for highest quality

April 2, 2020

The Best Western Plus Centralia Hotel & Suites in Centralia, IL has received Best Western Hotel... More

SSM Health in Southern Illinois receives top honors for high-quality patient care

March 30, 2020

SSM Health in Southern Illinois receives top ratings from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Ser... More