Archive for February 6th, 2013

New water rates proposed for Goreville

The Goreville board of trustees met for a regularly scheduled meeting Monday night in which it decided to discuss the increase of water rates for Goreville at its next meeting. With the levels at the Lake of Egypt well above th...


Johnson County prepares for consolidated elections

Johnson County will hold its 2013 consolidated elections April 9 with positions for mayors, clerks, trustees and school board members all on the ballot. Not all positions have candidates and in many cases candidates in Johnson ...


The 2013 Homecoming Court

Goreville crowns 2013 Homecoming Queen Jeri Maze and King Garrett Patterson The Goreville Blackcats celebrated homecoming Friday night with a defeat of the Christopher Bearcats 70-52 and a crowning of a new king and queen at th...


Goreville’s first homecoming queen honored

When Violet (Parks) St. Aubin was attending high school in Goreville more than 70 years ago, she said more than anything else she remembers her teachers providing her with an education that allowed her to leave school fully pre...