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Meth Bust Conducted at Marion Econo Lodge Tuesday

MARION – The Marion Police Department says beginning late last year, its Narcotics Unit initiated an investigation relative to the sales of crystal methamphetamine, involving multiple subjects that reside at the Econo Lodge hotel, located in the 1800 block of Bittle Place. During the investigation multiple confidential sources were utilized to conduct several controlled drug

Winter Storm Warning Continues until Noon Today

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS – The National Weather Service in Paducah says a Winter Storm Warning remains in effect for a good portion of southern Illinois until noon today. Gallatin, Johnson, Pope and Pulaski counties are under a Winter Weather Advisory until noon today. Massac and Hardin counties are not affected. If you are in the Winter

JCHD Seeing Rise in Syphilis Cases

MURPHYSBORO – The Jackson County Health Department says it’s seeing an alarming increase in syphilis cases, with a nearly double increase in cases from 2021. A public health alert has been sent to local physicians and health clinics. Many other counties throughout the State of Illinois are also seeing a rise in cases. There is

Herrin Police Report

HERRIN – The following information was released by the Herrin Police Department on Monday, January 23, 2023. Ryan D. Wallace Age 42From: Benton, ILArrested on 01-11-23 for driving while suspended and operation of motor vehicle with suspended registration. Terri S. Terrall Age 51From: Herrin, ILArrested on 01-12-23 for aggravated domestic battery. Thomas D. Shanahan Age

Metropolis Police Report

METROPOLIS – The following information was released by the Metropolis Police Department on Monday, January 23, 2023. January 16, 2023Jason D. Sullivan, 36, of Metropolis was arrested at the Parkview Apts. Sullivan was wanted on a warrant. The warrant was issued by Massac County for Battery. Sullivan was lodged in the Massac County Detention Center.