• Discover Collinsville

  • Collinsville Illinois

  • News for Community

    Tuesday, October 16, 2018
    What:     Webster Elementary School in Collinsville, IL is holding a Red Cross blood drive to support Webster Principal Brad Snow as he fights Chronic Myeloid Leukemia. Potential donors can sign up at redcross.org -> GIVE BLOOD -> Find a Blood Drive -> WEBSTER (all caps) and select the Webster Elementary School blood drive and choose a time. Walk-ins will be taken, too, but appointments are ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, October 02, 2018
    JERRY DALLAPE WITH DEAN'S LIQUOR PUBLISHES BOOK - NOW AVAILABLE AT DEAN'S LIQUOR & ON AMAZON! For Immediate Release- Collinsville Jerry Dallape, owner of Dean's Liquor on Main Street in Collinsville is now a published author. His book, Vietnam Guns & Fury is available for purchase at Dean's Liquor and on Amazon.com.  The sale price is $24.99 Dallape is also going to be signing books with ...read more
    Categories: Fun Facts, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, October 02, 2018
    AMERICAN LEGION ANNOUNCES VETERANS PARADE INFO-  American Legion Post 365 is happy to announce information on their Veterans Parade.  Included in the news release is information on how community organizations and businesses can participate themselves in this great event honoring our Veterans.  For more info, please call Helen Schoenherr at 345-2508.Click Here for Veterans Day Parade Info ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, October 02, 2018
    Ameren Illinois Fortifying Power Grid for Troy, Collinsville, Madison County  COLLINSVILLE, Ill. (OCTOBER 2, 2018) – Ameren Illinois is enhancing the energy reliability and flexibility of the company's transmission system throughout Madison County by constructing two, new substations – one each in Troy and Collinsville, respectively.  Construction of a 345/138kV substation in rural Troy, known ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
    Friday, September 28, 2018
    COLLINSVILLE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE WELCOMES NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR (For Immediate Release)- Collinsville, IL  The Collinsville Chamber of Commerce is excited to welcome our new Executive Director, Beth Schaller. Schaller is a Collinsville native, who started on Monday, September 25th.  She has her Bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Southern Illinois University.  Schaller previously ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, September 20, 2018
    COLLINSVILLE, Ill., (SEPTEMBER 19, 2018) – Ameren Illinois announced today it is adding Michael Mueller to its senior leadership team.   Mueller is joining the Ameren Illinois team to serve as the company's new vice president of Economic Development.  He was formerly the Vice President of Economic and Technology Development for Ameren Corporation based in St. Louis.  Mueller will report to ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, September 20, 2018
    Collinsville - St. John’s Community Care has received a grant through The Retirement Research Foundation. The funds will be used to support an early memory loss program called Brain Wave. Early memory loss programs are critically needed in every community to help support and offer hope to those living with memory loss. The Brain Wave program will identify specific goals for individuals attending ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, September 12, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, Edwardsville, Ill., Sept. 12, 2018 – TorHoerman Law is excited to announce the winners of the first annual Teacher Support Grant, funded by the TorHoerman Law Employee Foundation, Walton Telken LLC, and Glisson Law. The foundation’s core mission is to provide essentials for community members. The Teacher Support Grant, in particular, further expands on that mission by ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Press Release
    Friday, July 27, 2018
    Collinsville Chamber Members, Community & Businesses Win Numerous Accolades at Best of Southwest Illinois Awards (For Immediate Release)-Collinsville Chamber businesses and community have won big in the St. Louis Post Dispatch Best of Southwest Illinois Awards. From Businesses like Best Bakery, won by Collinsville’s Kruta’s Bakery and Best Banquet Facility, won by Gateway Center, to Best Jewelry ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Fun Facts, Human Interest
    Thursday, July 05, 2018
    SCOTT CREDIT UNION TO OPEN COLUMBIA, IL BRANCHSCU’s 17th Branch Is Slated To Open Late This Year  July 3, 2018– Scott Credit Union has announced plans to open a new branch in Columbia, IL, late this year.  The credit union, with headquarters in Edwardsville, IL, is finalizing the design for its next branch, which will be in the 11 South Building off Route 3.  The newest SCU location will be ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Thursday, April 19, 2018
    2018 Car Show DatesCruise #1- April 21st- 5-8pmCruise #2- May 19th- 5-8pmCruise #3- June 16th- 5-8pmCruise #4- July 21st- 5-8pmCruise #5- August 18th- 5-8pmCruise #6- September 15th- 5-8pmHalloween Cruise- October 20th- 4-7pmYear-Round Events!Bluegrass Band Night- 1st & 3rd Monday of Every Month- 6-9 pm (Live Bluegrass Band)Kid’s Night- Every Tuesday- 5-8pm ($2 OFF Kid’s meals and free balloon ...read more
    Categories: Community