June 5th, 2014
June 5th, 2014
The Ford-Iroquois Public Health Department (FIPHD) is dissolving on June 30, 2014. However, the good news is that both Ford and Iroquois Counties will open new independent health departments on July 1, 2014. The services that you have come to expect and appreciate from the FIPHD will be offered at both new health departments. Both new health departments are creating more community alliances that will allow them to serve their respective communities even better.
SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has confirmed the first West Nile virus positive bird and mosquito batch reported in Illinois for 2014. Henry County Health Department employees collected a positive bird on May 29, 2014 in Colona and Madison County Health Department employees collected a positive mosquito batch on May 30, 2014 in Godfrey.
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
Join ADM Grain for a Kids Safety Day at McFerren Park Civic Center on Saturday, June 7th from 10:00 am until 12:00 (Noon). Participating in safety will be the CSX Railroad, HPD, HFD, Hoopeston EMA, Hoopeston Animal Control, Lithgow’s and a Special Guest from the Hoopeston Public Library. Enjoy hot dogs from ADM Grain and Ice Cream by the Hoopeston Rotary.
Danville-The Illinois Department of Transportation announced that weather permitting; work is scheduled to begin June 9, 2014 for repair of the bridge carrying U.S. Route 150 over the North Fork River and Ellsworth Park in Danville.
Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Join the Hoopeston Chamber of Commerce and the community on Saturday, May 31st for a ribbon cutting of the new Splash Pad at the Hoopeston Swimming Pool. The pool will open Saturday at 12:30 until 7:30pm Saturday night. Buy a season pass on Saturday and receive a 20% discount. Hope to see you there!!
Today, May 30th Jesse White surpasses James A. Rose as the longest serving Secretary of State.
Friday, May 30, 2014