Wednesday, March 21st, 2018
Thank you–Benton Lions Club! They Have Collected 10,000 Pair of Used Eyeglasses for Recycling!

Benton Lions Club Vice President Terry Swift pictured withBenton High School ambassadors Makaela Hampton andCarson Hill. Photo courtesy of Cindy S. Page According to an article by the Harrisburg Register,…

Wednesday, March 14th, 2018
Bicentennial launches new video commercial, statewide media

The Illinois Bicentennial Commission today released its first video commercial promoting the state’s 200th birthday. The :30 second spot is the center point of a statewide multimedia campaign named after…

Wednesday, March 7th, 2018
Congratulations to our Newest Correctional Officers!

Congratulations are in order for the sixty-two men and women who graduated on Friday from the Illinois Department of Corrections Academy! The IDOC Mission Statement: “To serve justice in Illinois…

Monday, March 5th, 2018
Congratulations Marion High School Boys Basketball Team!

The Marion High boys varsity team came from behind on Friday night to beat their Carbondale High rivals with a 13-0 run at the end of the game! Good luck…