Last Updated on November 24 2020 4:00 pm

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The annual Pearl Harbor Memorial Breakfast for all veterans hosted by Teutopolis American Legion Post 924 scheduled to be on Dec 6 has been canceled due to Covid-19

The office of the City of Altamont will be closed to the public until further notice. Customers may utilize the drop box for payments or staff will be available by phone to assist you. Council meetings and public hearings will continue. However, they are being held in the community room to accommodate social distancing.



Cancellations & Closures

The St. Elmo Library District, including St. Elmo, Beecher City, and Brownstown branch libraries, will be closed until further notice

The Effingham Elks Lodge 1016 regrets that they are canceling the 45th year of the Elks Children’s Care Auction in November. Due to the COVID-19 issues with too many local businesses struggling and they think it will be difficult to get the donated items they need.  They have always been extremely honored to hold this event each year and they plan to restart it again in 2021. Thanks for all who have donated each year and to those who participated in their annual auction. They are accepting cash donations, send to the Effingham Elks Lodge #1016, P.O. Box 624, Effingham IL 62401.  Also, if anyone knows of a child in need between the ages of birth and 21, please let them know.

Tuesday Night Bingo at the Effingham Event Center (K of C Hall) is canceled until further notice.


Road Closure

Cleveland Street from Kentucky Avenue to Virginia Avenue closed to through traffic Monday, Nov. 23, and will be closed Tuesday, Nov.24 until 3 p.m. for repairing the storm sewer.