The Piatt County board's nursing home committee voted unanimously on Thursday to reinstate its director at the Maple Point Supportive Living facility.
Piatt County Democratic Party Central Committee Chair Sheila Maloney is calling on County Board Chairman Ray Spencer to resign, following his Jan. 13 indictment on four Class 3 felony charges.
Healthy eating starts with healthy food choices. Join University of Illinois Extension in Piatt County this February during American Heart Month for Eating for your Heart, a class that will give your whole family the tools to eat healthy.
Piatt County Board Chairman Ray Spencer was issued a warrant for his arrest Monday after being indicted by a Piatt County grand jury on four charges: two counts of official misconduct and two counts of forgery, all Class 3 felonies.
At a special Piatt County board building and grounds committee meeting on Jan. 7, members voted 3-0 to recommend the county issue debt certificates to fund an $85,000 fix for the public safety building heating and cooling system.
It was onward and upward for the Allerton Park and Retreat Center in 2019, which continues to implement improvements outlined when its master plan was adopted in 2015.
Production of Illinois’ two most valuable crops fell by roughly one-fifth last year, according to final crop yield numbers released Jan. 10 by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
A flu outbreak may have delayed Santa’s visit to the Piatt County Nursing Home by a two weeks, but director Scott Porter said the facility has gotten through the worst of the holiday-time illness.
Bryant Cottage State Historical Site in Bement will host a Third Saturday Storytime at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, with this month’s theme being the Emancipation Proclamation, which was issued by President Abraham Lincoln on Jan. 1, 1863.
Half of our top 12 stories of the decade – we’re calling it our “Decade’s Dozen” since we just couldn’t narrow it to 10 – were related to Piatt County schools.
Piatt County edged closer Tuesday to switching some of its employees to a new health insurance plan, which a new carrier said would save about $150,000 in county premiums in the first year.
The Piatt County State’s Attorney has denied a Freedom of Information Act request from the county board chairman for all of her email correspondence with members of area media, an HR consultant, county Emergency Management Agency Director Mike Holmes, and members of the Illinois Emergency Ma…