CARBONDALE – Carbondale Police are looking for a man involved in an armed robbery and home invasion that involved gunfire that allegedly took place in the 1200 block of West Main Street Tuesday night. According to police, at 9:20 p.m. officers responded to the area regarding an incident initially reported as disorderly conduct. The investigation
McLeansboro City Council Approves Zoning Board Appointments, Final Water Tower Payout at Tuesday’s Meeting
MCLEANSBORO – At Tuesday night’s McLeansboro City Council meeting, the Council accepted the resignation of Brad Cross from the Zoning Board of Appeals and Becky Cross was appointed and sworn-in to fill his position according to Mayor Chad May. Cody Vanover was also sworn-in this month to replace Steven Graves, who resigned last month. Vanover
BENTON – The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help from the public in identifying the female in this photo. She is a person of interest in an unlawful use of a stolen debit card investigation. If you can identify this female, please contact the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office at 438-4841.
CARBONDALE – The Federal Bureau of Investigation Springfield Division is offering a $10,000 reward and Carbondale Police are offering $5,000 to anyone with information that leads to the arrest and conviction of those involved in the Aug. 22, 2021 murder of Keeshanna Jackson in Carbondale. Jackson was attending a party at 501 W. Cherry St.
BENTON – The following information was released by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021. 9-25-21 Malanyna M. Douglas age 25 of Evansville, IN was ticketed for failure to reduce speed to avoid an accident.10-4-21 Dustin R. Corey age 44 of Freeman Spur was arrested for driving while license revoked.10-4-21 Trevor L.
DU QUOIN – Illinois State Police District 13 in Du Quoin has released the results of Alcohol Countermeasure Enforcement (ACE) patrols conducted in Williamson County during the month of September. Officers issued seven speed citations, 24 speed written warnings, two seat belt citations, two drug/alcohol citations, 19 total citations and 92 total written warnings.
DU QUOIN – Illinois State Police District 13 in Du Quoin has released the results of Distracted Driving Enforcement Program patrols held in Williamson County during September. This program provided extra patrol coverage for ISP officers to focus on saving lives and reducing serious crashes by enforcing distracted driving laws. Officers issued 10 hand-held phone/device
DU QUOIN – Illinois State Police District 13 in Du Quoin will conduct Special Traffic Enforcement (sTEP) patrols in Williamson County during November. sTEP patrols allow the ISP to focus on these fatal four violations which contribute the greatest to traffic crashes and fatalities: – Driving Under the Influence (DUI). – Safety Belt and Child
MURPHYSBORO, Ill.— Diversify your egg production through a heritage chickens workshop on Wednesday, November 3, 2021, at the Jackson County Extension office. Green, brown, tan, red, pink, and blue, not to mention all the shades in between – this is how you could describe the colors of your daily egg collection. There is a diverse
MT. VERNON – A 35-year-old Centralia man is in the Jefferson County Jail following his arrest Saturday in Mt. Vernon on multiple charges. According to the Mt. Vernon Police Department, just after midnight Saturday, a Mt. Vernon officer initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle after observing it commit traffic violations. The officer removed the