The Illinois Department of Public Health, IDPH, announced on Oct. 7 type “AA” and “A” violations of the Nursing Home Care Act recorded during the third quarter of 2016.   An “AA” violation is cited when there is a condition or occurrence at the facility that proximately caused a resident’s death...
First Christian Church, located at 420 Catherine St. in Metropolis, is planning on having an Oktoberfest dinner on Saturday, Oct. 22, from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. The menu includes: brats, wiener schnitzel, sauerkraut, German potato salad, 7-layer salad, green beans, pickled beets and dill pickles,...
The 23rd annual American Cancer Society, ACS, gospel benefit is planned Friday, Aug. 5, at 7 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church, which is located at 100 E. Fifth St. in Metropolis. Martha Bormann, the concert coordinator, said in a news release that this year’s benefit will feature a return...
The 2016 Massac County Youth Fair was scheduled to start Friday, July 15, at the Youth Fairgrounds just west of Massac County High School at 4476 Korte Rd. in Metropolis. Kids from throughout the southern 13 counties of Illinois will choose their best livestock and projects to bring to the fair to...
Cobden lost 6-0 to host Metropolis in Junior American Legion baseball Thursday, June 30. John Russell was the losing pitcher, scattering 9 hits to go with no walks and 8 strikeouts. Austin Lewey was 2-for-3 to lead Cobden. Dylan Duty and Clayton Flamm were each 1-for-3. Cobden lost 5-4 in the...
Harrah’s Metropolis is once again hosting a Hometown Celebration on Saturday, July 2. The event will feature music, a Kid’s Zone and food and drinks available to purchase. The Kid’s Zone will feature obstacle courses, bounce houses and more from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Live music will be provided by...


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