A former Eldorado man faces more than 100 years in prison after being convicted of sexually assaulting and impregnating a 13-year-old girl in Sycamore, IL. 43-year-old Mark A. Tate will be sentenced in Dekalb County Circuit Court on May 10.
A Salem man has been indicted by a Wayne County Grand Jury on a Class-X felony charge of home invasion. Curtis A. Ferrell, 27 of Salem was taken into custody Tuesday on indictments charging him with home invasion, unlawful restraint
An Indiana State trooper has arrested four suspects accused of stealing fifteen copper truck radiators from Robertson’s Welding and Repair in Sims. Three of the suspects are from Philadelphia, PA, the third is from Florida. The three were nabbed on
Tuition at Eastern Illinois University at Charleston is going up. The 1.43% increase represents a $4 per semester hour increase and is the second lowest increase at EIU since 1979. EIU’s in-state tuition will rise to $283 per semester
The Fairfield Community High School varsity scholastic team tied for fifth place in the Class A State Masonic Scholastic Bowl Tournament Saturday in Springfield. FCHS went 4 and 1 on the day and ended in a tie for first
76-year-old Flora resident, Thomas J. Adams died at 2:17 p.m. Wednesday, March 6 at Good Samaritan Regional Health Center in Mt. Vernon. He had been owner and operator of his own auto body shop in Flora, retiring in 1985. He
Survivors include a
86-year-old former Dahlgren resident, Delilah (Dee) Millenbine died at 8:11 p.m. Tuesday, March 5 in the Hamilton Memorial Hospital Nursing Center in McLeansboro. She worked at the former Elder Manufacturing Company in McLeansboro and at the Florsheim Shoe Factory and
69-year-old Fairfield resident, Patricia J. Estrada died Sunday, March 3 at Way-Fair Restorium in Fairfield.
Survivors include a daughter, Francis Fitzgerald of St. Peters, MO; a son, Douglas Doner of Granite City, IL; a brother, Jasper of Fairfield; special caregivers,