Good News - We Have Too Much News! - 10/7/2018

We have so much news that we are overflowing beyond just three lead stories. So please go to the main Village News section to see all our current announcements! Read more...

US Flags to Half-Staff - 10/6/2018

United States Flags to Half-Staff on Sunday, October 7, 2018 in Honor of National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service. Read more...

Limb Pickup Program Extended through November - 10/5/2018

Mayor Clatfelter has extended the limb pickup program for Sherman residents through November 2018. For information on the limb pickup program please call Village Hall Administrative Offices at 217-496-2621 or reference the website. Read more...

A Country Night Out in Village Park - 9/24/2018

Mayor Trevor J. Clatfelter and the Sherman Village Board were pleased to continue the Entertainment in the Park series with our own Nashville Star Kelsey Hickman with Longmeyer Band playing on September 29, 2018. Check out some of the pictures from that evening. Read more...

Pink Out Football Game - 9/18/2018

We want to welcome all cancer survivors to join us this Friday, September 21st for the Pink Out Football Game! We will be recognizing all survivors at halftime, with a survivor walk around the track! Please let us know if you want to participate and how many years you have been a survivor. Contact WHS Athletic Booster Club on their FB page Read more...

Car Show at Village Park - 9/17/2018

See some of the pictures from that day. Read more...

Canceled - Tuesday's Village Board Meeting - 9/16/2018

The regular scheduled meeting of the Sherman Village Board of Trustees scheduled for Tuesday, September 18th, has been canceled. Read more...

Republic Services Joins the Village to Recycling at Village Park - 9/14/2018

The response by residents and visitors to Village Park has been incredible both during major events at the amphitheater and general park use. This has caused an increase in the amount of aluminum and plastic seen in our trash receptacles. In an effort to further promote recycling, Mayor Trevor J. Clatfelter and the Sherman Village Board are pleased to announce that Republic Services has joined the Village of Sherman at Village Park, to sponsor recycling containers throughout our Park. Read more...

Blood Drive - Hurricane Florence - 9/13/2018

Bloodmobile will be at and sponsored by Good Shepherd Lutheran Church Monday, September 17th 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM Read more...

Van Halen Tribute Band - 9/13/2018

Mayor Trevor J. Clatfelter and the Sherman Village Board are pleased to continue the Entertainment in the Park series with a Van Halen Tribute Band playing at 8:00 p.m. on September 15, 2018. Read more...

Mass Transit System Comes to Sherman - 9/12/2018

On Wednesday, September 12, 2018, 1pm at the entry to the Villas just east of Sherman Boulevard representatives from the Sangamon County Mass Transit Authority, Villas and Village of Sherman will make announcement of the new Mass Transit Expansion in Sangamon County that will begin September 17, 2018. Read more...

Boy Scout Car Wash Fundraiser - 9/12/2018

Sherman Troop 330 will be holding a carwash fundraiser at Sherman United Community Bank (UCB) on September 15th from 8am to 11am. Read more...

St. John Vianney Fall Festival - 9/12/2018

Sunday, Sept. 16th 11:30am - 2:30pm Admission & Games are free Food, Bake Sale, Silent Auction & 50/50 Raffle -Available for purchase Williamsville High School Jazz Band, crafts, horse & carriage rides, bounce houses, Sherman Fire Truck and more Read more...

Free Electronics Recycling Event - 9/12/2018

Free Electronic Recycle Program Through Oct 6 to Sherman Residents Offered by Sierra Club and BLH. Read more...

National Passport Month - 9/12/2018

Sangamon County Circuit Clerk Paul Palazollo addressed the Village Board that his office’s Passport Outreach Program will be held on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at Sherman Public Library, 2100 East Andrew Road, Sherman, IL from 9am to Noon. Read more...

Sangamon County School Facility Sales Tax - 9/12/2018

Information on the upcoming referendum. Read more...

Heavy Rain Indicated Next Couple of Days - 9/7/2018

Sherman Emergency Management is monitoring the weather and has been provided the following information from the National Weather Service. See today's update for predictions and precautionary tips. Read more...

SUMC Famous Chicken Dinner - 9/6/2018

SUMC will be holding their Chicken Dinner on September 29th from 4-7pm. See flyer for details. Read more...

Blood Drive - 9/1/2018

Bloodmobile will be at 500 South Sherman Blvd on September 17th from 3:30 to 5:30pm. Read more...

Movie in the Park Series - 8/15/2018

Mayor Trevor J. Clatfelter and Green Family Stores continue the Movies in the Park series with Ferdinand showing on August 25, 2018 at 7:00pm in Village Park. Read more...

Village Wide Garage Sales - 8/14/2018

Due to overwhelming resident interest, Mayor Clatfelter and the Village Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the 2018 Fall Garage Sale event for Friday, September 7, through Saturday September 8, 2018. Read more...

Cancellation and Rescheduling of Village Board Meeting - 8/5/2018

Due to a light agenda Tuesday, August 7th Village Board meeting has been cancelled and rescheduled for August 21st. It will be held at the UCB Community Center at 6:00 pm. Read more...

Bullets Gear Back to School Sale - 8/2/2018

Back to School Bullets Gear Sale. Sunday August 5th from 2:00pm to 8:00pm at UCB Community Center, 109 Illini Blvd in Sherman. Read more...

Fun was had by all at the Movie in the Park Series - 7/23/2018

Take a look at the fun had by all during the Movie and More event held Saturday hosted by the Village and Green Family Stores. Read more...

Parents Night Out - Music & Movie at Village Park - 7/23/2018

Parents Night Out with Music & Movie at Village Park. Friday, July 27th. Music from 6-9pm by Jimmy Riemer and the movie TOP GUN at 9:15pm. Food and adult beverages will be available. Read more...

Free Health Screenings - 7/22/2018

Villas Total Rehab offers Free Health Screenings on the 1st Wednesday of the Month in August, September and October. See attached flyer for information. Read more...

Village Board Meeting - 7/22/2018

Please note the July 24th meeting of the Sherman Village Board of Trustees will be held at United Community Bank Community Center, 120 Illini Rd in Sherman at 7:00pm. Read more...

Exciting Announcement in Regards to Village Park Entertainment Schedule - 7/12/2018

See what we have booked this summer for entertainment and food at the Village Park Amphitheater. Read more...

Next Village Board Meeting Date has been Rescheduled - 7/11/2018

The regular board meeting of July 17th has been rescheduled for Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 6pm at the UCB Conference Center, 120 Illini Boulevard, Sherman, IL. 62684. Read more...

US Flag at Half Mast - 7/3/2018

Fly the United States Flags at Half-Staff until Sunset on Tuesday July 3, 2018 Honoring the Shooting Victims of Capital Gazette Newspaper in Annapolis, MD Read more...

Village Park Event - Jimmy Buffett Tribute Band - 7/1/2018

When: July 20, 2018 in Village Park What: The Boat Drunks a Jimmy Buffett Tribute Band Read more...

Village Fireworks for July 4th - 6/26/2018

Village will hold fireworks celebration for July 4th at Dusk in Waldrop Park Read more...

Peter Rabbit Movie Was a Great! - 6/25/2018

The Movie in the Park this past weekend was a huge success! The largest crowd the park has ever had for a movie night. We thought you would like to see some pictures from the event. Thank you to Green Family Stores and the residents for making this a great event. Read more...

Cancellation and Rescheduling of Village Board Meeting - 6/19/2018

The July 3, 2018 Village Board meeting has been cancelled and rescheduled for July 10, 2018. It will be held at Sherman Village Hall starting at 6:00 p.m. Read more...

Movie in the Park Series - 6/19/2018

“Green Family Stores, Mayor Clatfelter and the Village Board of Trustees invite you to an evening at the Park for “Movie and More” on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at Village Park. Read more...

Prevailing Wage Ordinance - 6/18/2018

This Ordinance was passed at the last Village Board meeting and is available for your reading pleasure. Read more...

Blood Drive - Blood Supply is Low - 6/11/2018

Please come out to the Sherman Police Department this Saturday morning from 9-11:30 a.m. to donate blood. Supplies are critically low! Read more...

Boy Scout Car Wash Fundraiser - 6/6/2018

Sherman Boy Scout Troop 330 is having a car wash fundraiser on Saturday, June 16th from 8:00 to 11:00 at the UCB Community Center parking lot. Read more...

Activities to Plan for this Summer - 6/6/2018

Pencil in the following dates for fun activities for everyone. Read more...

Village Park Opening Event - 6/5/2018

We wanted to extend our thanks to our partners in making our opening event successful. We have included some pictures too for your enjoyment. Read more...

Village Offices Closed - 5/25/2018

Village Administrative Offices will be closed Monday, May 28, 2018 in Observance of Memorial Day. Our offices will reopen on Tuesday at 8:30am. Read more...

News about Sherman - 5/25/2018

News media discussions of "What Is Happening" in Sherman. Read more...

Blood Drive at Library - 5/21/2018

Sherman Public Library Blood Drive Monday, May 21st 3:30 PM – 6:00 PM Bloodmobile To register click here: https://www.bloodcenterimpact.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/36751 Read more...

US Flag at Half Staff - 5/19/2018

The Village of Sherman will fly the United States Flag at Half-Staff immediately until sunset on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 honoring the victims of the tragedy in Santa Fe, Texas Read more...

Kick Off to Summer Event - Adult Schedule - 5/17/2018

Come join us for fun, contests and live music featuring Blair House Band and Mock of Ages a Def Leppard Tribute Band from 6:00 to 11:00pm. Read more...

Kick Off to Summer Event - Children Schedule - 5/16/2018

Join your friends and neighbors for this first all day event in Village Park on Saturday June 2 from 2:30pm to 11:00pm. Fun for kids and adults abound! Read more...

Village Mosquito Control Fact Sheet - 5/15/2018

It is that time of year again, when mosquitos will begin to larvae and reproduce. However, there are things that we can all do to help reduce mosquito populations in our Village. Read more...

US Flag at Half Mast - 5/14/2018

The Village of Sherman is flying the US Flag at Half Mast on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 in Honor of Peace Officers Memorial Day 2018. Read more...

Art Festival and New Venue a Success! - 5/9/2018

The Art and Music Festival was held for the first time in the new Village Park auditorium. Approximately 500 people enjoyed the show and venue. Congratulations to WHS for providing a wonderful show. Read more...

Vote for Williamsville HS Choir Video! - 5/9/2018

Vote for Williamsville HS Choir Video to win a chance to sing with rock band Foreigner at this year's Illinois State Fair! See details of how to vote. Read more...

Clean-Up Day was a Great Success - 5/8/2018

On May 5th the Village held its annual Clean-Up Day in Waldrop Park. It was a great success. Read more...

Village Clean-Up Day - 5/1/2018

May 5th at Waldrop Park from 8:00 am to 11:00 am. Read more...

Fine Arts Festival in the New Village Park - 5/1/2018

Village of Sherman and WHS Band Boosters/Vocal Music Boosters are pleased to announce a Fine Arts Festival to be held May 8th. Read more...

Vital Records Mobile Unit in Sherman - 4/27/2018

Sangamon County Clerk Don Grey's Vital Records Mobile Unit visit is scheduled for May 1st at Sherman Village Hall from 4:30-5:30. Read more...

Benefit for Alena Garrett - 4/25/2018

There will be a Benefit for Alena Garrett at the Sherman Athletic Club, Friday, April 27th starting at 6pm. For more details, go to facebook: kindneyforalenagarrett. Read more...

Bus 55 Road Closure Announcement - 4/24/2018

IDOT announces lane closures for construction on the bridge carrying Business Loop I55 (Peoria Rd) over Sangamon River from April 16th, through August. Read more...

Reminder on Village-Wide Garage Sales and Clean-Up Day - 4/24/2018

The Village of Sherman Board of Trustees announced that April 27-28 are scheduled for the Village-wide Garage Sales. The Village-wide Clean-up day will be May 5th from 8am-11am, Waldrop Park. Read more...

Saturday Final Sign-Up for WJFL Flag Football - 4/19/2018

SATURDAY IS FINAL SIGN-UP FOR WJFL FLAG FOOTBALL K-4TH GRADE Read more...

US Flag at Half Mast - 4/18/2018

United States Flags at Half-Staff Immediately through Sunset Saturday, April 21, 2018 Per the President due to the death of Barbara Bush. Read more...

Fire Training Tonight will be Loud and Bright - 4/13/2018

Sherman Fire's training tonight at 7:00 pm is propane tank fires and includes live fire training. It will be held behind the fire station. Please expect loud gas noises and bright flames. Feel free to drop by and watch. Read more...

WHS Scholastic Bowl State Champions Recognized - 4/12/2018

On the April 10, 2018 the Sherman Village Board recognized our State Champions! Read more...

Willie the Frog discussed at Springfield Rotary Club - 4/12/2018

On April 11th President Trevor J. Clatfelter presented, before the Springfield Sunrise Rotary Club, a presentation on the Village's Willie the Frog program. Willie was present. Read more...

Taking Back Unwanted Prescription Drugs at the Sherman Police Station - 4/11/2018

Saturday, April 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Sherman Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration will give the public an opportunity to rid their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Read more...

Waldrop Park Restrooms Are Open - 4/11/2018

Waldrop Park restrooms are now open. Village Park restrooms will be open in the next few weeks. Read more...

Village Limb Pickup Cancelled Today - 4/3/2018

Limp pick up will not be picked up on Tuesday, April 3, 2018 due to the snow and rain as the tree dump site is inaccessible by vehicle at this time. Public Works will return to limb pick up once the rains and access area for the limb dump site is more accessible. Read more...

Tree Work at Ridge Lake Park to be completed today - 4/3/2018

Ameren Illinois will complete the tree work at Ridgelake Park in Birch Lakes today. Tree removal is required within their easement to protect the power lines from obstruction and the public from harm. Read more...

Village Offices Closed Friday March 30th - 3/30/2018

Village of Sherman Administrative Offices will be closed this Friday, March 30, 2018 in observance of Good Friday/Easter. Regular office hours will reconvene on Monday, April 2nd. Read more...

Legacy Tree Program Cost Correction - 3/30/2018

CORRECTION IN WEEKLY SUN-TIMES MEDIA STORY The Legacy Tree Program story recently posted in the weekly Sun-Times quoted an incorrect donation amount of $50 per tree. The correct cost, which includes a 3”-4” diameter tree with a personal inscription plaque, is $350. The Sun-Times will be posting a correction in its next publication. Thank you. Read more...

SUMC Chicken Dinner - 3/29/2018

The famous SUMC Chicken Dinner is back. Enjoy this fundraising dinner on April 21, 2018. Read more...

Cancelled - Village Board Meeting - 3/27/2018

The April 3, 2018 regular Board meeting of the Board of Trustees has been cancelled and rescheduled for the following week of Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at 6:00pm in Village Hall. Read more...

Canceled - Village Board Meeting - 3/20/2018

Due to a light agenda the regular scheduled Board of Trustees meeting has been canceled. The next meeting is scheduled for April 3rd. Read more...

Village Easter Egg Hunt - 3/20/2018

Village Easter Egg Hunt is set for Saturday, March 31, 2018 at the Sherman Elementary School. Registration at 10:00 am, with the egg hunt starting at 11:30. Children Ages 0-10. Please contact Sean Bull, President of Sherman Area Chamber of Commerce for more information at sean@seanbull.com or visit the Chamber website at www.shermanilchamber.org. Read more...

SUMC Preschool Enrollment for 2018-19 School Year - 3/20/2018

Sherman United Methodist Church Preschool is enrolling students for the 2018-19 school year. Read more...

Honoring Reverend Billy Graham - 3/1/2018

United States and State flags are to be at half-staff from Sunrise to Sunset on Friday, March 2, 2018 The Village of Sherman has received notice that the President has announced: The President of the United States of America that all persons or entities covered by the Illinois Flag Display Act are to fly the flags at half-staff in honor of: Reverend Billy Graham Please lower the United States flags and the State flags from: Sunrise to Sunset on Friday, March 2, 2018 Read more...

Vote for Casey Tuttle! - 3/1/2018

Vote for Casey Tuttle for the National 3-point Contest at highschoolslam.com He needs your vote during these final rounds. Vote Daily. Read more...

Annual Williamsville Jazz Dinner - 2/28/2018

7th Annual Williamsville Jazz Dinner will be Saturday, May 5th from 5PM to 9PM. Read more...

FFA Prime Rib Dinner - 2/28/2018

Williamsville FFA Prime Rib Dinner is on March 10th at Poe’s on the Hill. FFA members are selling tickets or you can purchase at the door. Tickets are $19.50. Child hot dog plate also available. All proceeds benefit local FFA student activities. Read more...

Presidential Proclamation Honoring the Victims of the Tragedy in Parkland, Florida - 2/15/2018

The presidential proclamation has been posted and Sherman has lowered its flags to half-staff until February 19th. Read more...

SAS 2018 Registration - 2/13/2018

Softball registration February 17th and 24th at UCB Sherman from 9am to 11am. Download registration form. Read more...

Blood Drive - 2/13/2018

Blood Drive at Williamsville High School. Saturday, February 17th from 9am to 4pm. It will be held in the back gym. Read more...

Sherman Cub Scout Pack 330 meet with Mayor Trevor J. Clatfelter - 2/7/2018

Prior to the last Village Board meeting members of Pack 330 met with Mayor Clatfelter. Read more...

SUMC Color My World themed Paint Night - 2/6/2018

Color My World themed Paint Night. Check out www.sumcpreschool.com for more information. See story for registration form and further information. Read more...

Sherman Chamber Community Networking Breakfast - 1/30/2018

Join the Sherman Area Chamber of Commerce and special guest speaker for networking, a presentation on "Leadership Unlocked" and breakfast from Sherman's Fairlane Diner. Read more...

Sherman MOVE Glo Bingo Night - 1/25/2018

This is not your grandma's Bingo! Over $1,000 in cash prizes! This is a fundraiser for Sherman MOVE. Read more...

2018 Sherman Area Senior Lunches - 1/23/2018

The area churches offer Senior Lunches once a month to provide an opportunity to get together. Lunches are at 12 noon and the schedule is enclosed. Read more...

Median Beautification Project Started - 1/6/2018

Sherman is on the M.O.V.E. (Make Our Village Exceptional) again and is pleased to announce its latest beautification project on Business 55/Sherman Boulevard grassy medians. Read more...

Cardboard Recycling in Sherman - 1/5/2018

Residents of the Village have recycle options available that permits you to do your part to protect our natural resources for our children’s future. Read more...

UPDATED: Looking for Winners to the Willie the Frog Contest - 12/27/2017

We would like to congratulate all the winners of the contest. This has been amazing. We need your help to let them know they won. Read more...

Congratulations to Willie the Frog Grand Prize Winner - 12/22/2017

Bobby Wangard received a special visit and presentation at his home from Mayor Trevor J. Clatfelter for winning the Grand Prize in the Willie the Frog Contest. Read more...

Village Board Meeting Canceled - 12/20/2017

The next meeting of the Sherman Village Board scheduled for January 2, 2018 has been canceled. The next meeting of the Board of Trustees is January 16, 2018. Read more...

Upcoming Vegetation Activities Notification - 12/19/2017

Ameren Announcement on upcoming vegetation activities notification Read more...

Willie T. Frog News Flash - 12/6/2017

Here is the latest information on the Willie the Frog Contest Read more...

Illinois Bicentennial Flag Raising Ceremony - 12/5/2017

The Village of Sherman is pleased to join the multitude of communities throughout the state to start celebrating the 200th birthday of the State of Illinois. At the designated time of 12:00 pm on December 4, 2017 the staff raised the Illinois Bicentennial Flag at Village Hall in support of Illinois Bicentennial Celebrations. This is addition to the passing of Resolution 2017-4 which read: Read more...

Village Board Meeting Location - 12/3/2017

The Village Board of Trustees meeting remains scheduled for December 5th at Village Hall, 401 St. John Drive in Sherman at 6:00 pm. Read more...

Blood Drive at Sherman Police Department - 12/1/2017

The Bloodmobile will be at the police department on Saturday, December 16th from 9:00 am to 11:30 am. Read more...

TONIGHT! 1st Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony - 11/30/2017

The 1st Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony will be held at the new village park roundabout. See Santa, enjoy WHS Madrigals & Chorus and hot chocolate/cookies. TONIGHT at 6:00 p.m. Read more...

Christmas Bazaar and Cookie Walk - 11/25/2017

The Annual Christmas Bazaar and Cookie Walk “Village Christmas” will be held at the Sherman United Methodist Church, 2336 Andrew Road, Sherman, Illinois, on Saturday, December 2, 2017, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Read more...

Saint John Vianney Cookie Walk - 11/22/2017

Saint John Vianney Cookie Walk Date : December 9 Time: 8:30-noon Where: Saint John Vianney Church, 902 St. John Drive in Sherman Read more...

Public Notice – Now Closed Sherman Parks Washrooms - 11/2/2017

Public Notice – Winterized Sherman Parks Washrooms. Please be advised that all park washrooms are winterized and shut down due to the early arctic weather. Read more...

Sharon Miller Holiday Wonderland - 10/31/2017

The 10th Annual Sharon Miller Sherman Holiday Wonderland will be held November 19, 2017 from 10 am to 4 pm at SAC. Read more...

Halloween in Sherman - 10/31/2017

Officials hours in Sherman are 5:00 to 8:00 pm. Have a safe and fun Halloween. Read more...

Road Closure Announcement - 10/19/2017

Temporary road closure of part of Sebring Road on October 25, 2017. The road will be closed from Gulf Crest Drive West to the rail road tracks from 8:00 am to approximately 3:00 pm that day. Read more...

Breakfast with the Bullets - 10/18/2017

Be served by Bullet Players. Meet and Greet WHS Bullets! All you can eat Pancakes with scrambled eggs and a side of sausage. Read more...

CANCELED - Oct 17 Village Board Meeting - 10/13/2017

Due to a light agenda the Regular Board Meeting of the Sherman Village Board of Trustees scheduled for October 17, 2017 at 6:00 pm has been canceled. The next regular meeting of the Village Board will be November 7, 2017 at 6:00 pm. Read more...

St. John Vianney Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser - 10/10/2017

St John Vianney Church Youth Group Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser will be held on Saturday, October 21st from 4:30-7:00p.m. at 902 St John's Drive. Read more...

Movies in the Park! - 10/10/2017

The next Movie in the Park will be October 21st starting at dusk. It will be shown in the amphitheater of the new municipal park. Read more...

Branch Pick-Up Schedule Extended - 10/9/2017

The Village of Sherman branch pick-up program will run through November, weather permitting. Read more...

New Issue of Village Newsletter - 10/5/2017

The October edition of the Village Newsletter is available on the website. Read more...

Blood Drive - 10/2/2017

Blood Bank is holding a blood drive at Sherman Church of the Nazarene, 7085 Village Center Road from 3:30 to 6:00 pm on October 16th. Read more...

Come to ShermanFest! - 9/14/2017

The Sherman Area Chamber of Commerce is excited to bring you ShermanFest (formerly Sherman Homecoming)! Make plans to join us Friday & Saturday, September 22nd & 23rd. There will be carnival rides, bands, contests, games, craft vendors, food and lots of fun! Read more...

Glo Bingo Fundraiser for Sherman MOVE - 9/11/2017

Proceeds benefit village beautification projects implemented by Sherman MOVE. Read more...

Fire Hydrant Testing - 9/6/2017

Sherman Fire Protection District will be starting fire hydrant testing from September 5 through October 16th. Read more...

Village Wide Garage Sale this Fall - 8/16/2017

Village-wide fall garage sales will be held on September 15 & 16, 2017. Go to http://www.sherman-ilgaragesale.com/ for further information. Read more...

Boy Scout Service Project - 8/15/2017

Shout-Out of thanks to Senior Patrol Leader Jesse Dees for his recent service project in the Route 66 Wayside Park. Read more...

Village Prescription Disposal Program - 8/8/2017

The Village offers residents to anonymously drop off drugs into a locked vault. The vault is similar in design as to a mail post box and is located in the lobby of the Sherman Police Department open 24 hours a day - 7 days a week. Read more...

Stay Informed! - 8/8/2017

Stay Informed before, during and after an emergency. This flyer suggests to you multiple ways to stay informed and safe. Check it out! Read more...

Congrats Sherman on a Successful Clean Up Day! - 7/18/2017

At the last Village Board meeting Trustee Jay Timm reported we recycled 5,726 pounds of e-waste! Read more...

Zimmerman Drive is now open - 7/13/2017

Zimmerman Road is back open all street repairs were successfully completed. Read more...

Village Board Meeting Date Reschedule - 7/13/2017

The Village Board Meeting scheduled for July 18th has been moved to July 25th. Read more...

Village Fireworks - 6/27/2017

Village of Sherman Fourth of July Fireworks will be held on July 4th in Waldrop Park. Fireworks start at dusk. Read more...

Boy Scout Car Wash Fundraiser - 6/27/2017

Saturday, July 1, from 9 to 1 at the Illini Bank Community Center Read more...

Village Board Meeting Canceled - 6/20/2017

Due to a light schedule the Village Board meeting for tonight has been canceled. The next meeting will be July 11th. We hope to see you there. Read more...

Menard Electric Vegetation Control Announcement - 6/20/2017

The Village received notification on June 15th from Menard Electric on the following announcement regarding the application of herbicide for vegetation control. Read more...

Community Thank You to Trustees Zibutis and Sherrock for their Service - 6/6/2017

The Village of Sherman invites you to a public celebration for Trustees Nancy Zibutis and Krista Sherrock. When: Sunday, June 11th from 2 to 4 pm. Where: Farm Credit Services, 1200 Old Tipton School Road in Sherman. Read more...

Rescheduled date for Sherman Clean-Up Day - 5/24/2017

Sherman wide Clean-Up Day has been rescheduled for June 24, 2017! It will be in Waldrop Park from 8:00 am to 11:00am. Computer, TV and metal recycling will be offered too. Read more...

Call for Planners - Sherman Fall Festival - 5/24/2017

SACC Fall Festival Planning meeting. Sherman residents are encouraged to participate and help. It will be June 15th at 6:00 pm at Illini Bank Community Center. Read more...

Sherman MOVE Announcement - 5/24/2017

Sherman MOVE announces work beautification dates for projects throughout the village. Read more...

Police Officer Position Open - 5/23/2017

Village of Sherman Police Department is seeking qualified applicant for the position of Police Officer. Read more...

Notice of Sherman Zoning Board of Appeals - 5/19/2017

Public Notice of Village Zoning Board of Appeals meeting scheduled for May 30, 2017 at 6:00pm at Sherman Village Hall. Read more...

New Website for Williamsville HS Reunion - 5/17/2017

WHS Reunion Committee has posted a website for alumni to use. Check it out! Read more...

Boy Scout Car Wash Fundraiser - 5/4/2017

The Sherman & Williamsville area Boy Scout Troop 330 will be hosting a car wash on Saturday, May 13th from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm in the Illini Bank Community Center parking lot. What a great time to get your car cleaned in time for WHS Prom and Mother’s Day. We hope you can support us by bring us a dirty car to wash. Read more...

Sangamon County Clerk Vital Records Mobile Unit - 4/24/2017

Sangamon County Clerk's Vital Records Mobile Unit will be at Village Hall from 11:00am to 1:00pm on April 26th. Read more...

Fern's Coffee House & Cafe Open House - 4/20/2017

Is now open. Read more...

Cookout & Sherman MOVE Fundraiser - 4/19/2017

Saturday April 22nd from 11am to 2pm at Sherman County Market. Read more...

Sherman Police Taking Back Unwanted Prescription Drugs - 4/18/2017

SHERMAN POLICE TAKING BACK UNWANTED PRESCRIPTION DRUGS. Saturday, April 29th from 10:00am to 2:00pm there will be a special collection at the police station. Read more...

Limb Pickup Resumes - 4/10/2017

Limb pickup on the West side of Sherman Blvd. will resume today, Monday April 10th. Read more...

Easter Egg Hunt - 4/6/2017

Sherman Area Chamber of Commerce and County Market presents the 2017 Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 15th at Waldrop Park. Read more...

SUMC Chicken Dinner - 3/27/2017

The Sherman United Methodist Church Chicken Dinner will be held April 1, 2017, from 4 p.m.-7 p.m. at the church, 2336 E. Andrew Rd. Cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children. The Chicken Dinner includes Fried Chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, coleslaw, rolls, dessert and beverage. Take outs are available. All proceeds support the youth and missions of the church. Read more...

6th Annual Williamsville Jazz Dinner - 3/14/2017

Outstanding live swing music, a delicious dinner and a Mardi Gras-like atmosphere await attendees of the 6th Annual Williamsville Jazz Dinner to be held Saturday, April 29, 2017, 5pm-9pm. Read more...

BSA Food Drive & Flag Retirement Collection - 3/9/2017

Pack/Troop 330 of Sherman/Williamsville will be participating in the national annual Scouting for Food Drive. Read more...

State of the Village Addresses - 3/8/2017

Sherman Area Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a "State of the Village" address by Mayor Trevor J. Clatfelter. Superintendent designate Tip Reedy will introduce himself and Illinois State Representative Tim Butler will discuss matters related to our district. Read more...

Casscomm Presentation Scheduled for March 21st Village Board Meeting - 3/8/2017

The March 21st Village Board meeting location has been changed to the Illini Bank Community Center, 120 Illini Blvd. in Sherman. Casscomm (Cass Communicatons) will be presenting. Read more...

Villas New Addition/Services OPEN HOUSE! - 3/7/2017

March 30th from 2-5pm. See the new addition! The following story on the new, soon to be open, addition and services was published in the most recent addition of Senior News & Times. Read more...

Limb Pickup Starts First of April - 3/1/2017

Please be advised that limb pick-up in the Village is scheduled to start in April. Read more...

Police Department hosting Blood Drive - 3/1/2017

Sherman Police Blood Drive Saturday, March 18th 9:00 am-11:30 am Bloodmobile will be at the station. Read more...

FFA Alumni Prime Rib Dinner - 2/22/2017

The 2017 Williamsville FFA Alumni Prime Rib Dinner is Saturday, March 11th from 4:00pm to 7:00pm at Poe's Catering on the Hill. Read more...

Upcoming Vegetation Activities Notification - 2/15/2017

Please be advised that Ameren will perform vegetation management in the Sherman area in the near future Read more...

Annual SUMC Chili Cookoff - 1/11/2017

5th year of the Chili Cook-off at Sherman United Methodist Church. It will be held January 20th from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. All proceeds benefit missions of the church. Read more...

Make Our Village Exceptional (MOVE) Initiative - 1/5/2017

Learn more about this new community initiative and how you can get involved. Read more...

Christmas Tree Pickup - 1/4/2017

Christmas Tree Pickup in the Village of Sherman has started. Please make sure your tree is stripped of all decorations before disposing curbside. We will announce on the Village social media sites, when pickup program ends. Read more...

Childrens Christmas Party a Great Success - Thank You to our Sponsors - 12/13/2016

The Village of Sherman Annual Children's Christmas Party was a grand success due to our generous sponsors and the participation by the children in our Village. Take a peek at some of the activity. Read more...

St. John Vianney Cookie Walk - 12/8/2016

The St. John Vianney Women's Society will hold their 17th annual Cookie Walk on Saturday, December 10 from 8:30 a.m. until noon at the St. John Vianney Activity Center located at 902 St. John Drive in Sherman, Il. Read more...

Cardboard Recycle Program Needs Your Assistance - 12/6/2016

The Village of Sherman in cooperation with the Sherman Public Library provides two large containers for residents to recycle their cardboard. The full potential of this service is hindered when boxes are left in their original shape, instead of folded flat. Please, to maximize space and usage, fold your boxes flat before recycling into the container. This will permit more residents to enjoy the use of this program. Thank you for your assistance and attention to this matter. Read more...

Welcome Home - 12/1/2016

PVT Courtney Tavernor comes home for the first time since August on Friday December 2nd. We welcome you home and thank you for your service. Read more...

3rd Annual JL Memorial 8K Challenge - 11/29/2016

Event: 3rd Annual JL Memorial 8K Challenge Date: December 10, 2016 Time: 8:00am Location: The Rail Golf Course Website: www.jlm8kchallenge.com Read more...

Village of Sherman Annual Children's Christmas Party - 11/16/2016

The Village of Sherman Children's Christmas Party (for children ages 0-10 yr old) will be held at the Sherman Elementary School on December 10, 2016. Hours will be from 9:00am to 11:00am. Santa will arrive at 9:30a.m. Read more...

2nd Annual Holiday Food Drive & Giveaway. - 11/9/2016

2nd Annual Holiday Food drive & Giveaway! 2016 Charity of Choice: The Matthew Project Needs of the Matthew Project: Reward Wall Items & Food** When: The drive will run 11-3-2016 to 12-31-2016 Drop Off Locations: The Village of Sherman at 401 St. John Drive in Sherman and The Real Estate Group at 3701 West Wabash in Springfield. The Giveaway: Professional Home Paint Makeover** Read more...

Blood Drive - 11/8/2016

Sherman Police Department is hosting a Blood Drive on Saturday, December 3rd from 1:00pm to 3:30pm at the Sherman Police Department 2629 East Andrew Road. Read more...

9th Annual Sharon Miller Sherman Holiday Wonderland - 11/1/2016

9th Annual Sharon Miller Sherman Holiday Wonderland. Sunday, November 20th from 10:00am to 4:00pm at the Sherman Athletic Club, 300 South 1st Street in Sherman. Read more...

Updated! Now Showing Map of $2 Million Grant for Sherman-Williamsville Bike/Hike Trail - 10/18/2016

The State of Illinois announced that the Villages of Sherman and Williamsville will receive a $2million dollar joint grant for the 4.4 mile biking and walking trail between the two communities. Read more...

Halloween 2016 - 10/5/2016

Halloween will be celebrated on October 31, 2016 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm. See the attached Sherman Police Department Halloween Safety Message. Read more...

Ameren Tree Trimming Announcement - 9/14/2016

The Village has been advised by Ameren Illinois that they will be trimming trees in and around the Sherman area in the near future. Read more...

SUMCs Famous Chicken Dinner - 9/14/2016

Chicken Dinner will be on October 1, 2016 from 4-7pm. Cost is $10 for adult, $5 for children 3-12 and free for children under 3. Read more...

Library Book Sale during Village Wide Garage Sale - 8/31/2016

Friends of Sherman Library Used Book Sale. Where: Seaney's Greenhouse When: Friday, September 9th from noon-7pm & Saturday, September 10th from 9am-Noon. Read more...

Village Wide Garage Sale - 8/16/2016

Fall Village-Wide Garage Sale September 9-10, 2016 Deadline to enter the garage sale directory is September 2nd. Go to www.sherman-ilgaragesale.com for further information. Read more...

Walking Trail Lights Out of Service - 8/9/2016

NOTICE: The municipal park walking trail lights will be out of service until further notice due to the ongoing construction on the municipal park site. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience this may cause. Read more...

Boy Scout Car Wash - 8/9/2016

Support your local Boy Scouts through their car wash fundraiser August 27th at Illini Bank from 9:00am to 1:00pm. Read more...

Sherman Police Dept. Blood Drive - 8/2/2016

August 13th from 1:30-4:00pm at the Sherman Police Department. When you donate you have 2 chances to win prizes. See attached for further information. Read more...

Notice of Public Hearing - 7/19/2016

The Village has developed a tentative budget. Prior to final approval the Village plans to hold a public hearing. Read more...

Village Park Bench Donation Program - 7/12/2016

The Village of Sherman announces a Park Bench Donation Program to support the new municipal park. "Make Your Mark in the Park"! Read more...

THANK YOU TO OUR FIREWORKS SPONSORS - 7/7/2016

THANK YOU TO OUR FIREWORKS SPONSORS The 4th of July fireworks were spectacular and we should recognize those private partners that made this possible. Please, when looking for businesses to work with, keep these generous sponsors in mind. ·Illini Bank ·Fancy Creek Township ·Kuhn & Trello Consulting Engineers ·Villas Senior Care Community ·Williamsville State Bank & Trust Read more...

BOIL ORDER HAS BEEN LIFTED - 7/1/2016

Boil Order for Sherman has been lifted by order of the Williamsville Water Department. Read full report for details. Read more...

Village Guide Available to View and Download - 6/30/2016

Need contact information? What businesses are in Sherman and their contact info? Burn and limb pickup schedules? Well turn to the updated Village guide for these and many other pieces of information. Read more...

Village of Sherman Fireworks - 6/28/2016

Village of Sherman fireworks is on July 4th at dusk in Waldrop Park. Read more...

Sherman Homecoming - 6/24/2016

The Sherman Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the 2016 Sherman Homecoming will be July 8-9, 2016. Come and enjoy the family fun and festivities. Go to www.shermanilchamber.org for further info. Read more...

Corvair Road Rally Checkpoint in Sherman - 6/22/2016

The Corvair Society of America is hosting a Road Rally on Friday, July 15th that will cause them to travel through the Village of Sherman. As part of the Road Rally, they have checkpoints along the way they must check in to. The Wayside/Route 66 Memorial Park will be their Sherman checkpoint. Read more...

MOVIES IN THE PARK TONIGHT - 6/18/2016

Movies in the Park will be held tonight at dusk. The Good Dinosaur is our feature program. Bring a blanket or chair and enjoy the show at the Sherman Elementary School. Read more...

Open House and Retirement Party for Library Director Anita Walters - 6/8/2016

The Sherman Public Library Trustees invite you to an Open House and Retirement Party for Library Director Anita Walters on June 22nd from 5-7pm with a ceremony at 6:00p.m. Read more...

Knights of Columbus All You Can Eat Breakfast - 6/6/2016

Saint John Vianney Knights of Columbus All You Can Eat Pancake and Sausage Breakfast. June 26th from 8:00 a.m. to Noon. Read more...

Rotary Club Flag Service - 5/20/2016

The Rotary Club of Springfield will, for a slight fee, deploy a 3'x5' mounted flag in your yard on four national holidays. Read more...

Village Clean-Up Day was a Phenomenal Success - 5/10/2016

The Village Clean-Up Day held May 7th at Waldrop Park was a great success. We were able to keep electronics, metals, old furniture out of our landfill and able to trash items you've been wanting to get rid of. Thank you Sherman for keeping our community clean. Read more...

Sherman-Williamsville Multi Use Trail - 5/3/2016

An update on the Multi-Use Trail was provided on April 26th and information is available in this story. Read more...

Zika Virus - 5/3/2016

The Village has received some inquiries about the Zika Virus that has been in the news lately. Sangamon County Public Health Director Jim Stone provided a Zika briefing at the May 3rd Village Board meeting. Read full story for further resources. Read more...

Village-Wide Garage Sale - 4/20/2016

The Village-wide garage sale is being held April 29th and 30th. A website has been setup to provide a directory of items being sold in the community. Read more...

Faith Outreach Christian Center Grand Opening Service - 3/31/2016

Faith Outreach Christian Center has moved to 6800 Bahr Road in Sherman. They will be holding a Grand Opening Service on Sunday, April 24th at 10:30 a.m. The community is invited. Read more...

Troop 330 BSA Fundraiser at Texas Roadhouse - 3/29/2016

Your invited to "dine-in" or make a "to-go" order at Texas Roadhouse on Thursday April 14th from 3-10pm with 10% of proceeds donated to Sherman/Williamsville Boy Scout Troop 330. Read more...

Live LP Burn Training at Fire District HQ - 3/29/2016

Residents should be aware of live fire burn training that will occur this Thursday the 31st at the fire station. Read more...

SES offering transitional Pre-K - 3/23/2016

Sherman Elementary School is trying to ascertain interest for the Transitional Pre-K program. Read more...

WHS Jazz Dinner Tickets Available - 3/22/2016

Williamsville Band Boosters announce there are TICKETS AVAILABLE to the WHS JAZZ DINNER scheduled for APRIL 30th from 5-9 PM. Read more...

Prairiehaven Animal Hospital Now Open - 3/22/2016

Prairiehaven Animal Hospital at 208 Village Center Road in Sherman now open. Read more...

Easter Egg Hunt - 3/21/2016

Easter Egg Hunt sponsored by the Sherman Area Chamber of Commerce and County Market. Read more...

Support the Growth of our Community's Band Program - 3/3/2016

Support the Growth of our Community's Band Program. Read more...

Chicken Dinner at SUMC - 3/3/2016

The Sherman United Methodist Church Chicken Dinner will be held April 9, 2016, from 4 p.m.-7 p.m. at the Church, 2336 E. Andrew Rd. Read more...

Meet the new Police Chief - 2/17/2016

Village President Trevor J. Clatfelter and the Sherman Village Board endorsed the promotion of Sgt. Craig Bangert to Police Chief. In addition, the Board approved promotions for other officers as well as hiring additional officers. Read more...

Baseball and Softball Sign-Ups - 2/16/2016

Baseball & softball sign-ups are this Saturday and next Saturday at Illini Bank from 9am-12noon. Read more...

Pictures of Reception for Chief Eric Smith - 2/11/2016

The retirement reception to honor Chief Eric Smith was a success with many from law enforcement and the community coming out to congratulate him. Here are some pictures from the event. Read more...

Blood Drives - 1/28/2016

The following is a list of Blood Drives being held in the Sherman or Williamsville. Read more...

Christmas Tree Pickup Ending - 1/26/2016

The Village pickup of Christmas trees ends the first week of February. Read more...

4th Annual Chili Cook-Off - 1/8/2016

Come out for a fun night and warm up with Chili on January 22, 2016 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Sherman United Methodist Church (SUMC),2336 Andrew Road, Sherman. Read more...

Village Xmas Party Sponsors Thank You - 12/15/2015

The sponsors and the volunteers made our 2015 Christmas Party a great success. The Village Board thanks all for their assistance. Read more...

2nd Annual JL Memorial 8K Challenge - 12/8/2015

2nd Annual JL Memorial 8K Challenge – For the Wounded Warrior Project December 12, 2015 8:00 AM at the Rail Golf Course Register at: www.jlm8kchallenge.com Read more...

Notice of Railroad Crossing Closure - 12/1/2015

The railroad is repairing their tracks that cross E Andrew Rd east of Business I-55 in Sherman. A full closure will begin at 8pm on Tuesday December 2nd and continue closed until 6am on Wednesday, December 3rd. Read more...

Christmas Cookie Walk - 12/1/2015

St. John Vianney Activity Center annual Cookie Walk on Saturday, December 12th from 8:30am until the cookies are gone. Read more...

Light Up The Villages Contest - 12/1/2015

The Sherman Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Sherman-Williamsville community wide decorating contest. Will your home be voted this year's Best Decorated? Read more...

Village Christmas Party - 11/30/2015

Village of Sherman Christmas Party Saturday, December 12th from 9:00am to 11:00am at the Sherman Elementary School. Santa will arrive at 9:30am. Party is for children ages 0-10 years old. Read more...

Sports Boosters Clothing Sale - 11/29/2015

Sports Boosters Clothing Sale on Saturday, December 5th from 9:00am to 1:00pm at Illini Bank. Read more...

Eagle Project Presented to Village Board - 11/18/2015

Life Scout Sam Lipp of Sherman Troop 330 presented his proposal to the Village Board. Read more...

Seeking Applicants for position of POLICE OFFICER for the Village of Sherman - 11/17/2015

The Village of Sherman is seeking applicants for the position of POLICE OFFICER. Application form is available at Sherman Village Hall, Sherman Police Department or is available as a downloadable document. Read more...

Christmas Bazaar and Cookie Walk - 11/17/2015

Annual SUMC Christmas Bazaar and Cookie Walk. December 5 from 9am to 1pm. Read more...

Municipal Park Update - 11/11/2015

We are excited with the progress that is being made in the new Municipal Park site and thought we would continue to share the concept drawings as well as construction pictures of our progress. Read more...

Pancake Breakfast - 11/10/2015

Knights of Columbus Pancake Breakfast to be held Saturday, November 15th from 8:00am to Noon at St. John Vianney Catholic Church. Read more...

SCAM WARNINGS - 11/3/2015

Ameren Illinois and CASSCOMM Cable have each issued separate and different Scam Warnings. Read more...

Halloween in Sherman (Saturday, October 31, 2015) - 10/29/2015

Halloween official hours in the Village of Sherman are from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm, on Saturday, October 31st. Drivers please use caution when driving around the community. Parents please be sure your trick & treaters are careful too. HAPPY HALLOWEEN! Read more...

Vital Records Mobile Unit visits Sherman - 10/13/2015

Sangamon County Clerk's Vital Records Mobile Unit was at Sherman Village Hall on October 14th. Read more...

Looking for BSA Eagle Scout Ideas from the Community - 9/29/2015

We would like to know what you think: Looking for Boy Scout Eagle Scout Service Project ideas. Read more...

Ameren Message - 9/15/2015

Message from Ameren Illinois in regards to implementing advanced meters and wireless internet issues. Read more...

Sherman Homecoming Festival 2015 - 8/21/2015

UPDATED! SEE THE VIDEO! Mark your calendars for the 2015 Sherman Homecoming to be held August 28-30th! Read further for listing of events. Read more...

Boy Scout Car Wash Fundraiser - 8/18/2015

Sherman Troop 330 is holding a fundraising car wash at Illini Bank in Sherman on August 30th, 2-6pm. $5 donation is appreciated. Read more...

Sports Boosters Annual Back-to-School Sale - 7/29/2015

The Sports Boosters will be holding their annual "Back-to-School" Clothing Sale on Monday, August 24th from 4:00-7:00pm at the Illini Bank community Center. Read more...

Hydrant Testing Continues Throughout the Village - 7/21/2015

The Sherman Fire Protection District has notified the Village that annual testing of fire hydrants continues through August. Read more...

Blood Drive - 7/9/2015

Blood Drive at Donley Trucking 8998 West Outer Road on July 29, 2015 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm. Read more...

Boy Scout Car Wash Fundraiser - 7/8/2015

Sherman Troop 330 will be holding a fundraising car wash on July 18th from 10:00am to 2:00pm at the Illini Bank Community Center parking lot. Read more...

Sherman Fireworks - 7/1/2015

Sherman fireworks announcement. Read more...

Local Resident Honored for Accomplishment at National Spelling Bee Contest - 6/18/2015

Dylan Hembrough, a 2015 National Spelling Bee contestant, was honored by the Sherman Village Board Tuesday the 16th with a Village Proclamation. Read more...

Blood Drive - 6/15/2015

Blood Drive at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church on Monday, July 13th from 3:00pm to 6:00pm. Read more...

Planned Power Outages - 5/26/2015

Menard Electric has notified the Village of planned power outages due to maintenance on the distribution system. See details for date and times. Read more...

Boy Scouts Perform Service Project in Sherman - 5/20/2015

Boy Scout Troop 330 Clean Trash from Sherman Roads. Read for more information and photos of the great job they did. Read more...

Final Concert of the School Year - 5/7/2015

Williamsville High School Concert and Jazz Bands final concert of the school year. May14th, 6:30 at WHS. Read more...

Did You Notice? The Sherman Chamber of Commerce is on the Website Now! - 5/5/2015

Sherman Area Chamber of Commerce now on our Village website. Check it out! Read more...

Williamsville JFL Sign-Up - 4/27/2015

Williamsville Junior Football League Sign-Up on Saturday, May 2, 2015 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Illini Bank in Sherman. Read more...

Village Clean Up Day Announcement - 4/25/2015

Village annual clean-up day is May 2nd. Junk, electronics and new this year paper shredding. SEE FLYER FOR DETAILS Read more...

Village Wide Garage Sale - 4/23/2015

This weekend Friday the 24th and Saturday the 25th. Read more...

Vote for WHS Video and We Might Win a $10,000 Grant! - 4/23/2015

Williamsville High School has submitted a grant through Midwest Technical Institute in Springfield that totals $10,000. If they win they would use the money to put a video board in the newly renovated gym. Read more...

4th Annual Williamsville Jazz Dinner - 4/7/2015

4th Annual Williamsville Jazz Dinner a night of music, dancing, food, and fun Saturday, April 25, 2015 Williamsville Junior High School Gym 6:00 – 9:30 PM doors open at 5:00 Read more...

Easter Egg Hunt! - 3/31/2015

Saturday, April 4th Registration: 9:30-10:30am Hunt Begins: 11:00am Location: Waldrop Park Children Ages: 0-10 Read more...

Notice of Rescheduling of Village Board Meeting - 3/31/2015

Village of Sherman Public Notice of regular scheduled Village Board meeting being rescheduled from April 7, 2015 to April 14, 2015. Read more...

Blood Drive - 3/24/2015

Community Blood Drive, April 1st at Sherman Church of the Nazarene. Read more...

Scouting for Food Drive - 3/3/2015

Scouting for Food Drive to be held throughout the Village. Bag drop-off will be March 14-19th. Bag pick-up will be March 21st. Read more...

Softball and Summer League Signup - 2/18/2015

Sherman Area Softball and Williamsville Summer League Sign-Ups will be held at the same location on Saturday the 21st and Saturday the 28th at Illini Bank Read more...

Congratulations to Coach Jones! - 2/1/2015

Congrats to Coach Jones, who will be returning at 5:48 p.m. Monday at Capital Airport in Springfield for anyone who wants to greet her there. Read more...

Support Your Local Business - 1/17/2015

Our local businesses are friendly and personal in their service. Please support your local businesses so they can support you. Read more...

Know Your Tax Bill - 1/16/2015

The Village of Sherman collects less than 1% of monies collected from all 9 taxing bodies. Read more...

Local Cub Scouts Need Your Help! - 1/7/2015

Sherman-Williamsville Pack 330 is looking for sponsors for their Pinewood Derby Race on January 25th. Read more...

3rd Annual Chili Cook-Off - 1/6/2015

3rd Annual Chili Cook-Off at Sherman United Methodist Church from 6:00 to 7:30 pm on January 30th. Read more...

Xmas Tree Pickup - 1/5/2015

Xmas Tree pickup in the Village of Sherman will begin January 5th. Read more...

Light Up The Village Contest - 12/17/2014

Light UP The Village Contest Maps & "Frozen" Finale Announcement. Open for Details. Read more...

Village Christmas Party - 12/4/2014

Village of Sherman Christmas Party (ages 0-10), Saturday, December 20th from 9:00am to 11:00am at the Sherman Elementary School. Santa will arrive at 9:30am. Read more...

Village Receives Certificate of Recognition - 11/25/2014

Village of Sherman receives Certificate of Recognition from the Sangamon County Efficiency Commission for implementation of Sherman311 Read more...

Municipal Park and Walking Path Update - 11/24/2014

The walking path around the municipal park continues to be built around the Rail Pointe Development. The roads are starting to take shape around the Round-about. Read more...

Sherman Fire has an Updated Website - Check It Out! - 11/23/2014

Fire Protection District has updated the website to be more user friendly and offer more information. Check it out at www.shermanfire.org. Read more...

Light Up The Villages Contest - 11/18/2014

The Sherman Area Chamber of Commerce announces how to enter the 2014 Light Up The Villages contest. Read more...

16th Annual Christmas Bazaar & Cookie Walk - 11/11/2014

The 16th Annual Christmas Bazaar and Cookie Walk will be held at the Sherman United Methodist Church, 2336 Andrew Road, Sherman, Illinois, on Saturday, December 6, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Read more...

Nov 4th Board Meeting Cancelled - 10/29/2014

The Regular Meeting of the Sherman Village Board of Trustees scheduled for 6:00 p.m., on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 has been CANCELLED due to a light Agenda and Election Day. Read more...

Job Well Done - 9/22/2014

Congratulations to the Sherman Area Chamber of Commerce for a successful Homecoming celebration! Read more...

UPDATED INFORMATION! Sherman Homecoming - 9/16/2014

HAPPENING NOW! We are open and activities go to 4:00 PM. See updated Schedule of Activities Read more...

Movie in the Park - 9/8/2014

Village of Sherman is pleased to announce the Movie in the Park will be held at Sherman Elementary School, September 13th. Read more...

Village Board Meeting Cancelled - 8/19/2014

Village Board meeting for 8/19/2014 (tonight) has been canceled. Read more...

Fire Works in Sherman - 6/25/2014

Fireworks show will be at dusk on July 4th at Waldrop Park. Come enjoy the show! Read more...

Village of Sherman Clean-Up Day was a Success! - 6/19/2014

The Village Board of Trustees are very pleased with the results of the May 3rd Clean-Up Day. Read more...

Local Law Enforcement Officers Carry the Torch for Special Olympics Illinois - 6/16/2014

Sherman Officers run from Sherman to Williamsville. Read more...

Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics - 6/4/2014

Sherman Police will be participating in the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics. Sherman officers will be running the Sherman to Williamsville leg of the run. Read more...

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR STATE CHAMPIONS - 5/27/2014

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR STATE CHAMPIONS! Mayor Trevor J. Clatfelter and the Sherman Village Board congratulates our 2014 State Track Champions! 2014 IESA Class AA State Champion - Boys Discus Bradley Olysav 2014 IHSA Class A State Champions - Girls 4 X 400 Meter Relay Abbey Galusha, Caitlin McCain, Tia McCarty and Rachel Rhodes Read more...

Electricity Aggregation Program Questions - 5/26/2014

Frequently Asked Questions Info Sheet on the status of Electric Aggregation. Note: "Rider EDR" is Ameren Read more...

Clean-Up Day this Saturday - 4/29/2014

The Village of Sherman Clean-Up Day will be this Saturday, May 3, 2014 in Waldrop Park from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. for Sherman residents only. Read more...

Village Road Update - 4/17/2014

The Village Board asks residents to carefully review the Pavement Management Plan documents and provide input. Please send all comments to info@shermanil.org or drop them off at Village Hall. Read more...

Sherman EMA holds Damage Assessment Class - 4/1/2014

Sherman Emergency Management and local Ham Radio Operators trained on the Damage Assessment process for the Village of Sherman. Read more...

Sherman School Ranked 38th Best Statewide - 1/2/2014

Williamsville High School named an elite high school by Chicago Sun-Times Read more...

Light Up The Village Winners - 12/23/2013

The Sherman Area Chamber of Commerce announces the resident and business winners in the "Light Up The Village" contest. Read more...

Thank You to our Christmas Party Sponsors - 12/18/2013

A big thank you to our Annual Children Christmas Party Sponsors! Even with the snow we had a great showing. Read more...

Sherman Police Cracking Down on Drunk Drivers - 12/17/2013

Holiday Boozers Beware: Sherman Police Cracking Down on Drunk Drivers Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Press Release Read more...

"Light Up The Village" Voting Has Started - 12/17/2013

Sherman Area Chamber of Commerce "Light Up The Village" holiday project has switched over to voting for the best decorations in the Village. Read more...

STILL ON! Village Christmas Party - 12/14/2013

THE PARTY IS STILL ON EVEN WITH ALL THE SNOW. DRIVE CAREFULLY PLEASE. Village of Sherman Children's Christmas Party for ages 0-10 on Saturday, December 14th from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the Sherman Elementary School. Read more...

Williamsville HS Madrigals Videos - 12/10/2013

Youtube videos of our high school Madrigals performing. Read more...

Choir Concert & Dessert Smorgasbord - 12/10/2013

CHRISTMAS CONCERT The Adult Choir of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church will present their annual Choir Concert and Dessert Smorgasbord on Sunday, December 15, at 6 pm. Read more...

15th Annual Christmas Bazaar - 12/3/2013

The 15th Annual Christmas Bazaar will be held at the Sherman United Methodist Church, 2336 Andrew Road, Sherman, Illinois on Saturday, December 7, 2013 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Read more...

St. John Vianney Cookie Walk - 12/3/2013

Saturday, December 14, 2013 starting at 9:00 a.m. at St. John Vianney Activity Center. Read more...

Thanksgiving Holiday Enforcement Activity - 11/13/2013

PRESS RELEASE - SHERMAN POLICE DEPARTMENT on 2013 Thanksgiving "Click It or Ticket" Mobilization. Read more...

Light Up The Village - 11/12/2013

The Sherman Area Chamber of Commerce announces a Village-wide holiday decorating contest! Read more...

Branch and Limb Pick-up - 11/5/2013

Please be aware that Mayor Clatfelter has extended Branch and Limb Pick-Up so the pick-up schedule continues as it has. Read more...

6th Annual Sharon Miller Holiday Wonderland - 11/5/2013

6th Annual Sharon Miller Sherman Holiday Wonderland will be held November 17th. Read more...

Blood Drive - 10/25/2013

Church of the Nazarene sponsoring Central Illinois Community Blood Center "Blood Drive" Read more...

Sherman Elementary School Fall Festival & 5K Run - 10/1/2013

SES Elementary Fall Festival, October 19, 2013 from 11:00am to 2:00pm. The "Don't Be Spooked" 5K Run will be at 9:00am sharp. Read more...

Looking for Lincoln and Route 66? - 9/25/2013

The Flagg Farmstead Bed and Breakfast, listed in the National Register of Historic Homes, makes you experience the history of that time period. Read more...

Village Guide Available - 9/24/2013

A Village Guide of resources and contact information is available for your use. Read more...

Boil Order Lifted - 9/20/2013

The limited Boil Order for the 5-6 houses on South Street and the Sherman Elementary School has been lifted. All affected parties have been notified. Read more...

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church Announcements - 8/27/2013

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church announcements on a course offering and rally. Read more...

Sherman Bicycle Rodeo - 8/27/2013

For Sherman-Williamsville School District students ages 5 to 13. Read more...

Utility Vegetation Trimming Announcement - 8/15/2013

Ameren advised the Village of "vegetation management" activities will occur in the near future. Read more...

WHS Cheerleader's Car Wash - 8/12/2013

Please come support your local WHS cheerleaders by getting your car washed! Read more...

Sherman Police part of Crackdown on Drunk Drivers - 8/5/2013

Sherman Police joins hundreds of Illinois Police agencies for "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" crackdown on drunk drivers. Read more...

Sherman's History in the News - 8/5/2013

Sherman Village Historian Donna Catlin talks, in a SJR article, about the "wayside park part of Route 66 history". Read more...

Fire Hydrant Testing - 8/5/2013

Sherman Fire Protection District announces Fire Hydrant Testing starting August 15 and will run approximately three to four weeks. Read more...

Benefit for Kylie Kenal - 7/31/2013

Benefit for Kylie Kenal the daughter of Jennifer Jerome to be held August 25, 2013 from 12pm-5pm at the Sherman AC Club Read more...

Myotubular Myopathy Fund Raiser - 7/30/2013

Where There's A Will - There's A Cure Fund Raiser September 1, 2013 at the Rail Golf Course in Sherman. Read more...

Sherman Chamber of Commerce - 7/13/2013

The Sherman Chamber of Commerce is now active Read more...

Notice of Public Hearing - 7/10/2013

Notice of Public Hearing on Budget and Appropriations Ordinance for Fiscal Year Ending April 30, 2014 Read more...

Soccer Skills Program - 7/3/2013

Soccer "Skills Nites" for Sherman/Williamsville youth July 10 and 11th. Read more...

Blood Drive - 7/1/2013

Badges for life summer challenge between the Sherman Police Department and the Sherman Fire Protection District. Sponsor your favorite public safety group! Read more...

Vacation Bible School Announcement - 7/1/2013

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church announces they are hosting Vacation Bible School in July. Read more...

Notice of Meeting - 6/25/2013

Sherman Village Planning Commission meeting will be held on July 1, 2013 at Village Hall at 6:30 p.m. Read more...

Rescheduled Board Meeting - 6/5/2013

Regular set Village Board meeting scheduled for June 18th has been moved to June 25, 2013. Read more...

POSTPONED - Village Safety Day - 5/23/2013

Due to wet conditions the Safety Day for the public is postponed to this fall. Blood Drive will still be held! Read more...

Blood Drive - 5/21/2013

Badges for Life Summer Challenge Blood Drive. Read more...

"Click It or Ticket Campaign" - 5/7/2013

Sherman Police joins "Click It or Ticket Campaign" to Help Save Lives Read more...

Burn Dates Extended - 4/29/2013

The Village has extended the authorized burn dates through May. Read more...

Open Letter to Residents in regards to Electric Aggregation - 4/8/2013

Mayor Trevor Clatfelter's letter in regards to Electric Aggregation in Sherman. Read more...

2013 Sherman Guide - 4/6/2013

Your Guide to Services in the Village of Sherman Read more...

St. Patrick's Day DUI Enforcement - 3/12/2013

Sherman Police Department reminds motorists to safely celebrate St. Patrick's Day. Read more...

Village-Wide Garage Sale and Clean-Up Day are Scheduled - 2/20/2013

The Village Board has designated dates for the garage sale and clean-up day. Read more...

Sherman Police Receives Preparedness Award - 1/15/2013

Sherman Police Department receives ILEAS Preparedness Award Read more...

Notice of 2nd Public Hearing - 1/15/2013

Notice of the 2nd Public Hearing on Municipal Electricity Aggregation. Read more...

Public is invited to the Police/EMA Open House - 1/8/2013

The public is invited to tour the new location and facility for the Sherman Police and Emergency Management Departments on January 26th from 8:00 a.m. to Noon. Read more...

Safe Schools - 12/20/2012

Safe Schools are a Village Priority Read more...

Rachel Rhodes honored by Sherman Village Board - 12/11/2012

As 2012 IHSA Class A State Runner Up for High Jump. Read more...

C. Rich Coon honored by Sherman Village Board - 12/11/2012

Rich Coon was honored for his 50 years of service with the Sherman Fire Protection District. Read more...

Village Prescription Drug Disposal Program - 12/11/2012

Village announces the availability of a Prescription Drug Disposal Program Read more...

Utility Vegetation Trimming Announcement - 9/17/2012

Ameren announces upcoming vegetation trimming activities Read more...

Former Church withdraws Request for Zoning Change - 8/30/2012

Former Church's Owner Withdraws Request for Zoning Change. Read more...

Outdoor Burn Advisory - 7/2/2012

Joint Advisory from Village of Sherman and Sherman Fire Protection District Read more...

A Stellar Picture - 6/6/2012

A Picture that Showcases our Community in a unique way. Read more...

Bahr Road Zoning SJR Articles - 5/21/2012

Two articles on the Bahr Road rezoning application. Read more...

Chatham, Sherman Redesign Municipal Websites - 5/14/2012

State Journal Register story about the Villages of Sherman and Chatham updating their websites. Read more...

Illini Bank Donates Current Building to Village Police - 4/2/2012

Turns out, it won’t take much to transform one of the most secure buildings in Sherman into an even more secure police station and emergency management facility. Read more...

Spending Stimulus Funds The Right Way - 8/9/2011

Whatever you think of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, the federal stimulus funds for Sherman literally paved the way for the new Walgreens and County Market going up in the Route 66 Crossing development. Read more...