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Jefferson County Sheriff’s Report – Thursday, July 30 and Friday, July 31

MT. VERNON — On Thursday and Friday, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests. Friday, July 31, 2020 Fifty-eight-year-old Walter Williams of Madisonville, KY was arrested Thursday for Driving on a Revoked License. Thirty-six-year-old Cody Frierson of Hattiesburg, MS was arrested Thursday for Controlled Substance Trafficking. Forty-four-year-old Vincent Levy of Lexington, MS was

State Rep. Severin to Host Blood Drive Aug. 10

MARION – State Representative Dave Severin (R-Benton) will host a blood drive at his office located at 600 Halfway Road on Monday, August 10 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The blood drive will take place in the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center Donor Bus which will be parked in the parking lot of Rep.

IDPH Announced Thursday 1,772 New Positive COVID-19 Cases in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) Thursday announced 1,772 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 18 additional confirmed deaths. Currently, IDPH is reporting a total of 176,896 cases, including 7,478 deaths, in 102 counties in Illinois. Within the past 24 hours, laboratories have reported 41,134 specimens for a