Ralls County 911 Emergency Services Board will announce and introduce its new 911 Director this evening. Chairman William Bowman says the announcement will be at 6 p.m. at the Ralls County 911 building. The public is invited to attend.
A proposed high-voltage power line through the region has federal approval, but it still must get the OK from regulators in Missouri and Illinois. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has given the green light to the controversial Grain Belt Express Clean Line.