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Thursday Canellations

School cancellations:

Bluford Grade School
Farrington Grade School
Field Grade School at Texico 
Grand Prairie Grade School 
Kell Grade School

Mt. Vernon City Grade Schools

Mt. Vernon High School 

Rend Lake College will be closed due to inclement weather.  The Allied Health Advisory Council scheduled for Thursday is cancelled and will be rescheduled. The fire and mining training scheduled for Thursday will still be held. 
Rome Grade School in Dix
Webber Township High School in Bluford
Woodlawn Grade and High School


Other Cancellations:

Grace United Methodist Church of Salem, rummage sale on March 5 & 6 cancelled, rescheduled for March 12 & 13


Sports Cancellations/Information: 

Kell vs. Selmaville Volleyball Game cancelled Thursday afternoon.

The Region XXIV Basketball tournament will be held Thursday at Rend Lake College at the same times as previously scheduled: Vincennes vs Lewis and Clark at noon, Southwestern Illinois vs Wabash Valley at 2 p.m., John A. Logan vs Lake Land at 6 p.m., and Kaskaskia vs Olney at 8 p.m.

Richview Boil Order

A boil order has been issued for the entire Richview Water System until further notice following a water main break on Tuesday.

Wednesday Cancellations

School Closings:

Bluford Grade School 

Farrington Grade School

Field Grade School at Texico

Grand Prairie Grade

Mt. Vernon City Grade Schools

Mt. Vernon High School

Rend Lake College day and evening classes cancelled on all campuses 

Rome Grade School at Dix

Webber Township High School in Bluford

Woodlawn Grade and High School


Church cancellations:

Antioch Christian Church, Texico - no Wednesday Night Bible Study.

Emmanuel Baptist Church on Shelby in Salem cancelling tonight services 

Iuka General Baptist cancelling youth group and Bible study activity tonight.

Kell Baptist Church all services

Pleasant Grove Missionary Baptist Church Iuka all services including gymnastics

Salem Assembly of God has cancelled all activities

Salem First Christian Church Amplify Service cancelled

Salem Grace United Methodist church all activities

Sandoval United Methodist Church "K.F.C." services cancelled

Trinity Lutheran Church in Iuka services cancelled


Other Closings:

BCMW Project Bread Centralia Meal Site closed and no home delivered meals 

Centralia Recreation Complex closing at 6 pm and all swim lessons cancelled

Kinmundy United Methodist Church "Salt Pot Luck" cancelled, rescheduled for Wednesday, March 11th at 11:30 am

Farina American Legion Bingo cancelled

Orthopedic Center of Southern Illinois offices at Mt. Vernon and Centralia will close at noon.  

Purple Elephant Antiques closed rest of day.

Senior Bingo at Golden Age Senior Center at 8:30 am on Locust in Centralia cancelled due to weather

Southern IL Tumble & Cheer all classes after 5:30 pm cancelled

State Farm Insurance, Kert Martin and Rich Sinclair offices closing at 4 pm today

South Central Transit will do return trips only on the Yankee & Pirates Routes, no service for third shift


Sports cancellations:

Region XXIV Men's Junior College games scheduled for Wednesday at Rend Lake College have been postponed and will be held at the same times Thursday: Vincennes vs Lewis & Clark at noon, Southwestern Illinois vs Wabash Valley at 2 p.m., John A. Logan vs Lake Land at 6 p.m., and Kaskaskia vs Olney at 8 p.m. 

Kaskaskia College Baseball cancelled

Raccoon Water Company has issued a boil order for residents on Green Street Road from Lake Point Road to Dunbar Lane, including Langenfeld Road, Dogwood Lane, Shook Lane, Dunbar Lane, Firefly Lane, Cricket Lane and Duck Lane until further notice.  The boil order is the result of a water line break.

A boil order for residents on Medlin Road north of Route 161 has been lifted.

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