In an effort to cut down operating costs, the Edwards County Emergency Medical Services Board of Directors elected to cease night operations at its West Salem Ambulance Barn.

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Worship on this beautiful Sunday was led by Danny and Linda Points accompanied by Linda Bova, Sharon Benedict, and Brad Schroeder on drums. Men of the congregation sang special music, "On the Jericho Road." It was awesome! Danny Points had the devotion for the Lord's Supper and the church pr…

Edwards County Toys for Tots will be opening sign-ups for every Wednesday in October, as well as one Saturday over the course of the month. Saturday, Nov. 17, beginning at 9 a.m., the program will host another sign-up day as well.


The Southern Illinois All-Stars trailed Mazatlan, Mexico 6-0 in the first game of the Colt World Series last Friday but came back to pull off an exciting but controversial 8-7 win.

Frontier Bobcats Volleyball will hold a two-day volleyball camp on the dates of August 2 & 3.  The camp costs $50 (pre-registration) per participant and is open to students entering grades 1-12.