Tire Monofill a concern for City of Galena

M. Smith | Galena City Clerk Renee Charles told the council that there were two properties that the owners wanted to donate to the city. She stated that there were back taxes owed on ...

2016 Primary Election Results

There were 2,431 ballots cast in the primary election on Tuesday, August 2, 2016, that is about 14.67% of the total registered voters in Cherokee County. However there were 901 Democrat ...

USD #499 sets Budget Hearing

The Board of Education of Galena Unified School District #499 met in regular session on Monday, August 8, 2016 at 6:30 pm with members Mr. Mike Gibson, Mrs. Denise Titus, Mr. David ...

County in Better Position after Transferring Money

M. Smith | Columbus The Cherokee County Commissioners held a special meeting on Thursday, July 28 to address the low balance of the general fund. It was stated there were some idle ...

Council to Proceed with Transfer of ownership of Park at 7th and Main

M. Smith | Galena Ms. Melba Rigg came before the council to request use of the hallways in city hall for the Route 66 Toy Show and Sale that will be held on Saturday, November 5, 2016. ...