City council passes noise ordinance
At its previous meeting, the Metropolis City Council was given a rough draft and asked to consider a noise ordinance.
In an action that will be music to many residents' ears, the council unanimousl...
logo is chosen
The Massac County Historical Society has chosen the logo to be embossed in gold on the navy blue library quality leatherette cover of the upcoming Massac County, Illinois History and Families. Th...
Massac SWCD will hold election Jan. 31
The Massac County Soil & Water Conservation District of the State of Illinois will hold an election of directors on Tuesday, Jan. 31 between the hours of 7 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.
The election will be h...
Service planned to honor King Jr.
The youth department of First Missionary Baptist Church, located at 413 W. Seventh St. in Metropolis, will observe the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at 6 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 16.
Property owners will want to pay particular attention to this week's issue of the Metropolis Planet, as the annual quadrennial assessments have been published on pages 1-6B.
According to Massac Cou...
City handles variety of business
While the Metropolis City Council's published agenda contained only a couple of items, by the time of Monday night's meeting several items of city business needed to be tended to.
On the night's ag...
Three lives are lost
in Pope County fire
A fire at a mobile home on Dog Island Road in Hamletsburg, in southern Pope County, claimed the lives of three individuals on New Year's Day.
First reports indicated there were four victims, but la...
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