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Marion Police Report

MARION – The following information was released by the Marion Police Department on Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2021. Timothy Besix, 31, of Marion has been issued a city ordinance citation for Disturbing the Peace on September 12, 2021 in the 2600 block of West DeYoung Street. Trevor Mills, 42, of Marion has been arrested for Domestic

Herrin Police Report

HERRIN – The following information was released by the Herrin Police Department on Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2021. Justin I. Ivy Age 27From: Herrin, ILArrested on 09-01-21 for driving while suspended. Michael R. Croteau Age 37From: Herrin, ILArrested on 09-01-21 for domestic battery. Braden D. Whitecotton Age 23From: Herrin, ILArrested on 09-03-21 for possession of adult

Franklin County Sheriff’s Report

BENTON – The following information was released by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office on Monday, Sept. 13, 2021. 9-8-21 Gary D. Key Jr. age 40 of Mulkeytown was ticketed for speeding.9-9-21 James T. Boguskie age 27 of Zeigler was ticketed for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident and driving while license suspended.9-9-21 Benjamin

Fire Hydrant Flushing Happening in Carmi

CARMI – Fire hydrant flushing is underway in Carmi. Flushing will occur nightly Tuesday through Friday from 1 to 5 a.m. The process should take six weeks. During those times, customers may experience low water pressure or discolored water. The City of Carmi apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause.