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- SMH Girls Night Out celebrates heart health in February SHELBYVILLE, IL, - Recognizing February as National Heart Month, Shelby Memorial Hospital's (SMH) Girls Night Out will focus on heart health, and call attention to the sobering fact that more Americans, men and women, die from heart disease than any
- SHS students get taste of real world "You are 25, single, and just starting your career. This is your income based on your career choice. Here is the way it is. You can have no roommates or sharing of expenses. You are on your own," said John Tynan, who along with Greg Reynolds teach Ca
- County Board hears of sales tax proposal The Shelby County Board heard from three area school superintendents regarding the proposed sales tax referendum that will be on the March 18 ballot. The sales tax referendum is making its third appearance on the ballot. The referendum failed in 2010
Motorists Urged to Avoid Travel if Possible
Pesotum, IL (02-17-14, 10:10 a.m.) Illinois State Police District 10 officials are urging motorists to use extreme caution while traveling today as the sleet, freezing rain, and windy conditions are making travel dangerous this morning.
ISP Travel Advisory
The following information is being released by Illinois State Police Pesotum, District 10 regarding road conditions.
- Shelby County 'Good place to live' Shelby County ranks 30th out of Illinois' 102 counties in health rankings according to a nationwide survey The County Health Ranking Survey uses information from a variety of sources to evaluate the county's health outcomes. Areas evaluated include m
- Firefighters receives gear from Chicagoland department Eleven packages of new gear plus a big check for $10,000 equals a lot of happy firefighters. Several pieces of Shelbyville Fire Department gear were damaged and stained with oil during the oil rig fire near Clarksburg in April. The contaminated gear
- Windsor 7th loses at Sectional Windsor 7th grade basketball went a lot further this year than expected. They ran up a record of 18-6 and won the Stew-Stras regional. However, on Thursday they dropped the Stew-Stras Sectional crown, one game short of state, to Sigel, 38-16. Sigel
- Chili cook off canceled Chili cook off canceled The Stewardson chili cook-off set for Saturday has been canceled due to inclement weather. Camp New Hope Ride set for March 8 The 3rd Annual Camp New Hope Ride will be held March 8. All vehicles are welcome. Sign up starts at
2 charged in James death
Effingham -- Effingham County State's Attorney Bryan M. Kibler has filed felony charges against two individuals in connection with the February 4 death of Jessica M. James, 29, of Effingham and formerly of Shelbyville.
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