Posts Tagged ‘Steve Webb’

Goreville Schools out of “Snow Days”

School officials, teachers and students alike returned to school Friday after something of an extended Christmas break due to severe weather that shut down much of the region over the past weeks. With only five “Emergency Day...


2013 State Champions

The Goreville Junior High Blackcats’ 2013 baseball team earned its place in history Thursday as the team defeated Nashville 9-4 at the Perry County Fairgrounds in Pinckneyville to claim the 2013 Southern Illinois Junior High ...


Fiber Optic installation evens playing field for county’s broadband

Installation of the region’s first fiber optic network that will connect municipalities, hospitals, schools and emergency services to broadband speeds unavailable before is near completion. In Johnson County, large spools of ...


Goreville Superintendent elected Illinois School Administrator president

Goreville Community Unit School District #1 superintendent Dr. Steve Webb was recently elected as president of the Illinois Association of School Administrators (IASA) based out of Springfield. Executive director Dr. Brent Clar...



Construction started on Safe Routes paths

Construction on the long-awaited Safe Routes to School sidewalk began last week with crews from E.T. Simonds Construction Company preparing ground for concrete pours expected to take place over the coming weeks. The project is ...


Lockdown Drill at Goreville Schools

Two men entered Goreville Schools as another roamed its parking lot and playground, each looking for “victims” as they acted as assailants in an Active Shooter Drill at Goreville Schools Thursday, April 25. The lock...


Commissioners rescind ROE consolidation ordinance

Johnson County board of commissioners voted two-to-one Monday night to rescind a previously enacted ordinance that supported the recommendations of a five-person citizens committee calling for the consolidation of regional offi...