AVISTON WATER USERS SURVEY MANDATED

Survey

BY CALEB ALEXANDER             The Illinois Department of Public Health and the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency are requiring customers of water service in Aviston to fill out a survey by the end of July.             This is called a Cross-Connection Control Survey. The purpose of it is to determine whether a cross-connection may exist at […]

AVISTON ADDRESS NUMBERS DEADLINE IS JUNE 1

BY CALEB ALEXANDER             Owners of residential and commercial property in Aviston have until June 1 to get their address numbers posted in a visible place if they don’t currently have them.  This is a requirement of a village ordinance and also required by the Clinton County 9-1-1 system so all emergency vehicles can find […]

AVISTON KINDERGARTEN AND PRE-K SCREENINGS ARE SOON

Elementary school kids arrive at school from the school bus

BY CALEB ALEXANDER             Screenings of children entering kindergarten at Aviston Elementary School in the fall of this year will be held on Monday May 3 from 830 am to 3 pm. This is for children who have and have not participated in the school’s pre-kindergarten program. For an appointment, call 618-228-7245.             Parents can […]

AVISTON CITY WIDE GARAGE SALE IS MAY 8

Garage sale

BY CALEB ALEXANDER BY CALEB ALEXANDER             Aviston’s annual city wide garage sale will be on Saturday May 8. To be included on the address list, send an e-mail to the Aviston Community Improvement Club at avistongaragesale@gmail.com before May 1. For those without e-mail, an address and short description of sale items can be dropped […]

TASTING PARTY IN AVISTON IS TUESDAY

            The ladies auxiliary of the Aviston American Legion is hosting a tasting party on Tuesday April 20 at 7 pm. It will be in the dining room of the legion post at 601 South Clinton Street.             Guests or anyone interested in joining may attend. The group will be sampling new foods and decide […]