Shimkus Help Desk Coming to Lawrence, Crawford Counties


   15th District Congressman John Shimkus has announced that one of his aides will be available next week in Lawrence and Crawford Counties to assist area constituents with any problems they may be having with federal government agencies.  The Congressman’s representatives will be in Sumner and Oblong next Wednesday. The staff members will be at the Oblong Municipal Building next Wednesday morning from 10:00 to 11:30 and at the Sumner City Hall next Wednesday afternoon from 1:00 to 2:30. Anyone in Shimkus’ district who is having government problems, and can’t make the office hours, should call the Congressman’s office in Effingham at (217) 347-7947.