Upper Salem merges with Weaver Creek
When a fire broke out on May 12 at Upper Salem Baptist Church and destroyed the building, church members from Weaver Creek Baptist Church were there that Saturday night and an offer was made to the...
Quilts on display this weekend
This weekend, Metropolis Tourism and the National Quilt Museum are proud to combine forces for the fourth year of Super City – Quilt City Connection, A Celebration of the Arts between Two Cities. S...
Defining the tax bill terms
Fair Cash Value — The amount for which a property can be sold in the due course of business and trade, not under duress, between a willing buyer and a willing seller. Assessed Value — The value pla...
Ordinance change passed by city council
Before another standing-room-only crowd of landlords, the Metropolis City Council approved an ordinance that repealed the actions of three others during its regular meeting on Monday. After suspend...
Local contestants to compete Sunday
Excitement is building for the 2013 Miss Metropolis Scholarship Program, set for 4:30 p.m. Sunday. The pageant will be held at Harrah's Special events Center in Metropolis. During the evening, the ...
Hill pleads guilty to murder
Last week defendant Jalmar Hill was in Massac Circuit Court for his trial by jury stemming from the November 2010 murder of Brad Sims of Unionville. According to Massac County State's Attorney Patr...
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