BENTON – Local farmer Diann Browning recently directed a $2,500 America’s Farmers Grow Communities donation, sponsored by Bayer Fund, to Franklin County 4-H. “The Franklin County 4-H program will use these funds to help defer enrollment fees for those in need and 4-H programs within the county. Without the benefit of this donation, the
HARRISBURG – Coronavirus concerns have cancelled a lot of meetings and get-togethers. Some people choose to hold their events online, and that’s what State Sen. Dale Fowler is planning for his annual Sportsmen’s Update. Ray Watt reports.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS – Rides Mass Transit District will be providing transportation to the polls at no cost to all residents of the RMTD service area for the general election taking place Tuesday, Nov. 3. Residents will be able to ride to the polls on regular existing routes throughout their county on Election Day at no
MT. VERNON – A 25-year-old Centralia man was sentenced Tuesday in Jefferson County Court to 15 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to one of two Class X felony charges against him. Asante Poore was arrested in August when Mt. Vernon Police performed a well-being check on a vehicle sitting on the southbound off-ramp