Jefferson County Sheriff’s Report – Monday, February 10

MT. VERNON – On Monday, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests. Nineteen-year-old Kevin Dudley of Mt. Vernon was arrested Friday on a bond forfeiture warrant. Fifty-seven-year-old Harry Thompson of Dix was arrested Saturday for DUI-alcohol. Forty-eight-year-old Paul Morgan of Mt. Vernon was arrested by Mt. Vernon Police Saturday for DUI-alcohol. Twenty-eight-year-old Cody

Herrin Police Report

HERRIN – This is the Herrin Police Report that was released on Monday, Feb. 10, 2020.  Bryce P. McCutchen Age 48 From: Carbondale, IL Arrested on 01-28-20 on a warrant for possession of controlled substance. McCutchen was transported to the Williamson County Jail. Mary K. Highfill Age 52 From: Herrin, IL Arrested on 01-29-20 for

Marion City Council May Approve Preliminary Engineering Study on Intersection Improvements at 17th Street and Williamson County Parkway Tonight

MARION – The Marion City Council is expected to discuss with possible approve the IDOT Preliminary Engineering Services agreement for intersection improvement at the intersection of 17th Street and Williamson County Parkway when it meets tonight at 6:30 at City Hall. Back in November, the city council approved a resolution to commit local funds to

Weekend Garage Fire Under Investigation in Johnston City

JOHNSTON CITY – A Saturday night garage fire is under investigation in Johnston City. Firefighters from Johnston City and Herrin and Johnston City Police responded to the fire around 6:45 in the 1300 block of Davis Street. The garage was located behind a family’s home, but no injuries were reported according to WSIL-TV. Officials believed