WOODLAWN – The Woodlawn School District will have a familiar face take over as superintendent of the district next school year. Woodlawn High School Principal Eric Helbig will take the role of principal/superintendent next school year, replacing the retiring David Larkin as superintendent. Helbig says having the current superintendent in the office next door will
CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — A former administrator at Southern Illinois University’s Carbondale campus has been approved as its temporary leader while the university conducts a search to fill the position. The university says its board of trustees voted Thursday to name John Dunn interim chancellor, a role he held in 2006-07. SIU Interim President J.
BENTON – Franklin County Board Chairman Randall Crocker says the current Franklin County Courthouse in Benton has outlived its usefulness and is getting harder to keep open every day due to all the problems that plague the structure that was built in the early 1870s. So, the County Board is looking to put a referendum
MARION – A Marion man is now charged with first-degree murder in the death of his infant son last month. Williamson County State’s Attorney Brandon Zanotti says Devin O’Daniell is being held in the Williamson County Jail on a $1 million bond. Zanotti says the investigation into the death of Claude Aleczander Tobias O’Daniell is
MT. VERNON – After numerous delays in both cases, the Mt. Vernon parents charged with abuse of their infant son have been found guilty of the Class X felony charges against them. According to Jefferson County State’s Attorney Sean Featherstun, Judge Jerry Crisel has found both 20-year-old Tyrone “EJ” Steele and 22-year-old Abagail Adkins guilty