The closure will be in effect approximately 2.75 miles north of Rardin along a section of roadway that has a bridge over the Greasy Creek.
U.S. Rep. Mike Bost, R-Murphysboro, will run against Democrat Homer “Chip” Markel of Carterville to represent the 12th District, which includes Coles County.
Grant funded repairs to masonry will be made to the back of the 1632 Broadway Ave. building at its northeast corner.
The Mattoon City Council is scheduled to meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 2 in City Hall, 208 N. 19th St.
Shelby County officials are working to find a new ambulance provider before the county loses emergency medical coverage in a month.
Mattoon Township plans to replace an existing culvert on 43rd Street between Western Avenue and Illinois Route 16/DeWitt Avenue.
The Mattoon City Council plans to vote in August on indicating support for the sports center and authorizing further work to refine the plans.
The Mattoon City Council is scheduled to meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 19 at the Burgess-Osborne Memorial Auditorium, 1701 Wabash Ave.
Moultrie County Clerk Georgia England has resigned, the clerk's office confirmed Friday.
The purpose of the funds is to address the economic hardships caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Public comments and questions on the sports complex proposal will be taken during Mattoon City Council July 19 meeting in Burgess-Osborne Auditorium.
The Mattoon City Council's special meeting is scheduled for 11 a.m. Friday in City Hall, 208 N. 19th St.
The minimum bid on real estate is $810 and $905 for mobile homes.
Anesthesiologist and Tazewell County Board member William Hauter has secured the Republican nomination for Illinois' 87th House District in Tuesday’s primary election.
Woodford County Sheriff’s Chief Deputy Dennis Tipsword Jr. has secured the Republican nomination for Illinois' 105th House District seat.
“We’re ready for a change in Washington for Central Illinois,” Deering said as she claimed victory in the 13th Congressional District's Republican primary.
Facility improvements are planned at Neoga Elementary School and Neoga Junior-Senior High School.
Nikki Budzinski wins the Democratic nomination for Illinois’ 13th Congressional District.
The winner of the Republican primary will advance to the Nov. 8 general election for a race againstDistrict 3 Democratic incumbent Michael Watts.
The 5th Judicial Circuit covers Clark, Coles, Cumberland, Edgar and Vermilion counties.
U.S. Rep. Darin LaHood, R-Dunlap, is anticipated to continue serving in Congress after winning the Republican primary in the 16th District, which saw no Democratic candidate in the primary.
As Illinoisians vote to see who will represent their political parties in the general election, several Coles County citizens have used their ballots to show support for the candidates they want to see running in November.
Illinois State University junior political science major Morgan Taylor has been participating as an election judge since high school and shares her experience volunteering on Election Primary Day.
The winner of the Republican primary will advance to the Nov. 8 general election for a race against District 3 Democratic incumbent Michael Watts.
The Mattoon City Council is scheduled to meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 21 in City Hall, 208 N. 19th St.
The campaign video by the Missouri Republican candidate for U.S. Senate drew criticism for urging violence against political opponents.
CHARLESTON — Contractor Ed Carter spent much of the last two weeks at the Coles County Courthouse numbering every window from the basement up through the fourth-floor attic on the inside and using a power lift to measure them outside.
There is no candidate on the Democratic ballot in the primary election, so the winning Republican will fill the upcoming vacancy in the 5th Judicial Circuit.
The project also will include sidewalk patching and new ramps along Logan Street from Lafayette to Broadway avenues, and from Moultrie to DeWitt avenues.