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Friday, May 10, 2019
Electronics Recycling in Greenville on Saturday, May 11

May 11 from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm  Greenville residents may bring their recyclable electronics to the Greenville Public Works facility located at 1307 S. Fourth Street.  Residents should enter…


Friday, May 10, 2019
Thank you to All Moms on this Mother’s Day!

Mother’s Day is a celebration honoring the mother of the family, as well as motherhood, maternal bonds, and the influence of mothers in society. It is celebrated on various days…


Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Rep. Wilhour Meets with Effingham Group to Oppose More Taxes

Thank you to Jeff Pryor and the entire contingency of J&J Ventures staff who traveled to the State Capitol today to fight the proposed tax increase on video gaming. and…


Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Rep. Wilhour Sponsors Legislation to Protect Taxpayers

State Representative Blaine Wilhour (R-Beecher City) announced today he is co-sponsoring House Joint Resolution Constitutional Amendment (HJRCA) 34 to require a supermajority in the legislature to raise income taxes in…


Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Gov. Pritzker’s Jobs Tax is Bad for Illinois!

Gov. J.B. Pritzker is going all in on the progressive income tax to solve Illinois’ financial woes. Raising taxes is his Plan A, Plan B, and Plan C.  In his…


Monday, May 6, 2019
Small Business Week: FREE On-Line Conference May 7-8

Rep. Blaine Wilhour is encouraging people to take advantage of the free virtual conference online to learn about resources and network with other small businesses to help grow the local…


Thursday, May 2, 2019
“National Day of Prayer” Recognized on House Floor

State Rep. Blaine Wilhour today joins with his colleagues in the Illinois House on the recognition of May 2nd as the “National Day of Prayer” in America. The National Day…


Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Kaskaskia College Dedicates New Veteran and Military Family Student Center

Kaskaskia College recently dedicated the new Veterans Center just off the main Student Center on the main campus in Centralia. “Thank you to Kaskaskia College President George Evans and the…


Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Congratulations to the Kaskaskia College Blue Devils Basketball Team for a Great Season!

This week the Illinois General Assembly passed House Resolution 319 to honor the KC blue Devils Men’s Basketball Team for their outstanding season. A portion of the resolution reads: WHEREAS,…


Monday, April 29, 2019
College Seniors Helping Senior Citizens on ‘Senior Skip Day’ May 1st

“SERVICE FOR SENIORS BY STUDENTS” This week college students at Greenville University will be participating in a “Senior Skip Day” on Wednesday, May 1st to provide service to senior citizens…