Ancestors honored at Civil War event
Approximately 40 descendants of Civil War veterans honored their ancestors Saturday by re-enlisting 150 years after the original sign-up for war. Other people learned much more about southern Illin...
Massac voters head to the polls Tuesday
While the most contested race is for the seat of county commissioner, voters in Massac County will head to the polls on Tuesday and vote on other federal, state and county races. On the federal lev...
Commissioner candidates answer questions
At election time, the Planet gives the candidates running for county and city offices an opportunity to respond to our candidate questionnaire. Each candidate running for county commissioner respon...
Light city agenda contains many items
The Metropolis City Council made quick work Monday night of its agenda. The council: • Approved the terms and conditions of accepting the airport improvement program grants from the FAA. • Approved...
NRC issues confirmatory order
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) issued a confirmatory order to Honeywell International Tuesday, outlining actions the company must take before it can resume its uranium conversion oper...
Unit One approves deficit budget
Massac Unit One school board approved a deficit budget at its regular board meeting held Sept. 24 and as Unit One Superintendent Bill Hatfield emphasized, it was the second deficit budget that has ...
Red Ribbon Week events planned
For the first time in many years, there will be a driving force behind Red Ribbon Week 2012 in Massac County, which will take place Tuesday, Oct. 23 through Wednesday, Oct. 31. The Massac County Dr...
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