Fairfield Mayor Chuck Griswold gave Fairfield Rotarians a “State of the City” address Thursday, noting that the city is starting to turn around financially. Griswold said the city is starting to build some modest cash reserves. The City
Thomas Leroy Hannigan, 83, of Ponte Vedra Beach, died February 19, 2014. He was a 1958 graduate from the University of Notre Dame and a veteran of the U.S. Navy. Mr. Hannigan worked as auditor for the US
24-year-old Anthony M. Garrison of Fairfield has been indicted by a federal grand jury on charges he was in possession of a sawed-off shotgun. Garrison was originally arrested on Jan. 20 when Wayne County Sheriff’s deputies raided a house
66-year-old Carmi resident, Revis Lee Clark died Wednesday, March 5 at Hamilton Memorial Hospital in McLeansboro. A U.S. Navy veteran of the Vietnam War, he was a truck driver and member of the Victory Baptist Church in Kerrville, TX.
82-year-old Vienna resident, Robert L. Aaron died Tuesday, March 4 at Autumn Ridge Supportive Living Center. A lifelong educator, he had served school districts in Cisne, Sesser-Valier, Shawnee and Ashley.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Sue Aaron; children, Deborah
Louis Edward Amos, Sr., 85, of Grayville, IL, died Tuesday, March 4, 2014, at Meadowood Nursing Home in Grayville. He retired from Whirlpool in Evansville. He was a World War II and Korean War Army Veteran. Memberships
91-year-old Fairfield resident, Robert “Bob” Jones died at 12:10 a.m. Wednesday, March 5 at Fairfield Memorial Hospital. A U.S. Army veteran of WW II, he had owned and operated Farmers Grocery Store in his early years. Later, he managed Fairfield
32-year-old Qyntyn T. Dunn of Fairfield was arrested Tuesday night on a preliminary charge of aggravated domestic battery. Dunn is accused of threatening his mother, 56-year-old Gayle L. Lindley with a large machete-like knife. Police responded to the
The Wayne-White Electric board of directors recently approved a new budget and work plan that includes no rate increases this year for residential customers. The only rate increases in 2014 will be for irrigation accounts and four other select
82-year-old Fairfield resident, Robert Rodgers died Sunday, March 3 at his home. A U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War, he was a retired Illinois State Highway worker.
Survivors include daughters, Mandy and husband Chance Berg of Fairfield, Jonni and